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Restaurant le Coquillage

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Chateaux Richeux, 35260 Cancale, France
+33 2 99 89 64 76
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Frankfurt, Germany
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220 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you are curious for a very good seafood meal, and prepared to spend € 200 for the big tasting menu and wine, go. Smaller budget variations also available. Some very impressive dishes, such as St. Jacques, and turbot. The cheeses are fine (Livarot not). Sweets trolley remarkable. Wine list expensive as usual. We tried three Maconnais wines, all too... More 

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New York City, New York
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner the 1st night we arrived, booked for 13, accommodate us with 2 tables next to each other, which was great.The food is

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Thank JLD86
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here multiple times now and every single time has been exceptional; from pink champagne in their beautiful garden to the dessert tray and exquisite dishes. Coming back for two meals this summer, and I can't wait!

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princeton
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

we loved it from the moment we came in. The decoration is retro but exquisite. The staff is very nice and recommended some cocktails to start. We saw this restaurant on one of Anthony Bourdain's shows and were not disappointed. The food was great especially the dessert tray. The staff was super nice. The only disappointment is that we wanted... More 

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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We loved it, thank you for a fully excalidocious lunch outside under the pine trees on a sunny day in Cancale, splendid views on St Michaels mount.

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Berkshire UK
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Following Tripadvisor reviews we decided to try out Le Coquillage restaurant about 8 kilometres outside Cancale. Our sat nav seemed to have trouble locating the exact location, however the hunt proved to be well worthwhile. In Le Coquillage the four of us (two brits and two americans), eat the best meal of our entire stay. The service was exceptionally welcoming... More 

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Paris, France
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We hadn't come back to m. Roellinger's restaurant since he decided to drop his 3 stars, and were eager to see what his restaurant has become... We're fully reassured! From the appetizers to the final grog, everything (and I must say that there are *many* things) was at least excellent, at most completely amazing! We'll sure come back as soon... More 

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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

My wife had planned a special birthday weekend with dinner at this restaurant as the finale. It was one of our more memorable meals and everything from the food, service and ambience was just perfect. Each course on the elaborate tasting menu was presented beautifully. Each course was tastier than the preceding one , even though we did not think... More 

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We had the menu Un grignotage des bords de mer. An excellent choice that I can only recommend. The entree was an abundant tray full of different, most delicate fish and crab combinations. A real treat. After that a tomato essence and then clams prepared like escargots - so wonderful I could have easily had more of it. The main... More 

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Swiss
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We had two dinners, we took a simple 3-course menu (at 68 EUR) and not the long gourmet menu. And we could hove not been happier: fantastic food, no "fancy/ creative/over the top" presentation, just great-tasting food. And the chariot à desserts is a highlight: again, nothing fancy, but those millefeuilles and profiteroles will stay in our memory for quite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$366
Cuisine
French, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chateaux Richeux, 35260 Cancale, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Cancale
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 89 64 76

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?