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Le Baligan

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8 Avenue Alfred Piat, 14390 Cabourg, France
+33 2 31 24 10 92
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Saluda, NC
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153 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant served one of the best meals in my month long trip of France. Mid Range prices for exceptional fresh cooked French specialty dishes makes this a must visit restaurant. Reservation are probably smart to have except in the off seasons. Service is superb and even though language may present a problem for visitors the staff tries their best... More 

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Glendale, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's small and nothing fancy but it's the food and service that you will go for. The chef/owner and the staff made our dining experience one we won't forget. Our table was next to the window looking into the kitchen and we were able to watch the kitchen staff work like an orchestra. To top it off when my wife... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

So glad we booked even though it was a Tuesday, restaurant was full when town was quiet. Fantastic fish and seafood. Highly recommended

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Paris, France
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

A little expensive but good service and food, it could be a little more economical than the 300% mark up they are making.

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Cabourg is full of tourist restaurants so we wanted to try something a little more authentic. Well this restaurant has a lot going for it. A sea front location about a ten-minute walk from the Casino. We dined on a Friday night and the restaurant was packed. The diners were mainly locals and the majority of tables had been reserved.... More 

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Thank shark127
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

You have to book 2 days in advance to get a table, the place is well known and crowded! The seafood is delicious and fresh. The staff is nice and focused on an efficient service.

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Lummen, Belgium
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

It was the hottest day of the year so far. Internally, the airco was working. The restaurant was complete and quite crowded with mostly French people (always a good sign). Acoustic is very poor inside. The choices on the card aremostly limited to fish dishes. The portions are certainly big enough. They also have a number of specialties. For desert,... More 

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Paris, France
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82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Excellent seafood and fish restaurant. the marmite de poisson (fish casserole) was excellent, the fish was delicious and tasted fresh, we finished the casserole to the last drop. The next day we tried there special for two of cooked seafood: full lobster, langoustines, gambas, calmar, octopus, and Mussels on a bed of black (ink) spaghetti. I rate it five star... More 

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Thank toomanyplacestovisit
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We had to reserve a table after spontaneous visit in the evening where all tables were full. When we ate there we understood why. The food was awesome. Catches of the day are presented and you can pick your fish. It is excellently prepared in the open kitchen. The St Pierre fish was perfect. The atmosphere is nice and relaxed.... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

Extremely busy on a Tuesday evening with locals - always a good sign! Service a wee bit slow but no great issue. Food excellent with some great choices available and really lovely flavours.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Avenue Alfred Piat, 14390 Cabourg, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Cabourg
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 24 10 92

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