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La Rapiere

53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 2 31 21 05 45
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 18 min
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We thought this restaurant was very close to Michelin one hat level. The food quality was very good with enough menu choices. The wine list was limited but the quality was high. The service was a bit stretched on the night but the 2 ladies...More

1  Thank Ian C
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

This has got to be one of the best meals I have ever eaten!!! Make sure you book as they are usually full... we just booked the day before and were fine! I am gluten free and they make fresh gluten free baguettes! For all...More

2  Thank Chachi123
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

A great restaurant with extraordinairy food. Very good wine and the staff is very friendly. A must visit restaurant in Bayeux.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Great menu, well executed.Great wine list,Great service and affordable.Back again soon.Best to have a reservation

1  Thank David O
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This was the best meal of our recent trip to France. My husband and I ended up here somewhat on accident, as we had no success trying to make a reservation at a different restaurant. We stopped by La Rapiere at 7pm right when they...More

1  Thank Kelsey B
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We spent 3 weeks touring France in the month of October. Dinner at La Rapiere was one of the best we had. Service was very friendly and efficient ..especially given that the restaurant was full that evening ! I had the steamed wild fish cooked...More

1  Thank KitchenerJoey
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

From Lyon, to Paris, then Versailles to Normandy to Bayeux... we felt we won the lottery last night. Stumbling upon this town and restaurant yesterday evening, we were excited to get one of the few open spots left. Every single course was presented beautifully, the...More

1  Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Superb. Great service with a smile that made us feel welcome and a delicious meal. Also the wine was excellent good value

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We would rate it as Bayeux's and Normandy's best! Having a great meal is especially challenging when you are allergic to gluten. So this restaurant will always be at the top of my list! My husband also thought his food was the best.

1  Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

While small, it is a very pretty room with lovely lighting. The wait staff is very efficient and friendly. The two women took care of all of the tables and never seemed to miss anything. The risotto I ordered had shrimp and an amazing sauce...More

1  Thank pamalam
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Judy P
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Response from lonestartravels | Reviewed this property |
I emailed the restaurant in January for a late April booking. They responded fairly quickly.
Kevin K
28 January 2017|
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Response from Kevin K |
I have done and they have been helpful! Thank you 😁
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 74
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Bayeux
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 21 05 45
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In the heart of Bayeux, La Rapiere is a warm and traditionnal restaurant, with a food that we try every day to raise to offer you high standard meals.
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