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Cafe de Paris

40 Quai Caligny, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
+33 2 33 43 12 36
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (14 reviews)
“baked oysters” (2 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
French, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
40 Quai Caligny, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Called in without a booking they were very accommodating and we had a lovely table upstairs. Service was excellent. We had a set menu at 23.50 euros each which consisted of 3 excellent courses wine was fantastic. Highly recommended

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The location is amazing, the staff always gentle and available, the food excellent. We started with oysters (no 2), followed by a grilled lobster with Calvados sauce. I went for half lobster with mayonaisse, finely aromatic. The wine (muscadel) was perfectly matching the food. Strongly...More

Thank Mamo1073
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Great value set lunch. Only 23 euros for fantastic traditional French food. No wifi & restaurant probably hasn't changed for years but the quality of the meals was excellent. Very handy for the ferry.

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We didn't have a booking but arrived early and managed to get a table. Lovely service and food was to die for! Brilliant price for the quality of the food. Wine a bit pricey though, cheapest bottle of Rose was 21€. Would definitely recommend eating...More

Thank MVEM1979
Reviewed 24 June 2017

It is extremely well situated, the owner is extremely pleasant, the food is extremely good, the wine list is extremely well put together, if not a little expensive, the staff is extremely professional and able, and I am extremely glad we found this little gem....More

Thank nixdiner
Reviewed 24 June 2017

There were five us at dinner and it was superb. The meal, the atmosphere and the service were first class.

Thank mike w
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

If you want to experience fine dining, you can't go wrong with this restaurant. Service was excellent, the food was absolutely delicious, and an array of wine was available to compliment your meal. I went with a Bordeaux that completely filled my pallette with rich...More

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Friends invited my wife and I on a day trip to hop over to Cherbourg on her 60th birthday to celebrate with 'lunch in France'. As I am glutten free did some research and found Cafe de Paris on the Interweb! We spotted it on...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

3.5 - 3.75 points given with pleasure and satisfaction. After a dreadful evening in Pily finally something pleasing eyes, tongue and stomach. The restaurant looks not really inviting, but just settle, and start to enjoy. I had the best bulots (whelk) ever. Not only was...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Spent ages looking at TripAdvisor for some where to eat which can sometimes be the worse thing to do but on this occasion it lived up to its ratings. A lovely restaurant by the harbour. Staff were friendly, courteous and attentive. Menu was good and...More

Thank Angus S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 13:45
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 13:45
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 13:45
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 13:45
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 13:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Quai Caligny, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Manche  >  Cherbourg-en-Cotentin  >  Cherbourg-Octeville
  • Phone Number: +33 2 33 43 12 36
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