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La Rapiere

53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 2 31 21 05 45
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cheesecake” (40 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (27 reviews)
“cheese board” (14 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly
53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

This place was everything you expect. A small but cozy atmosphere. Excellent servers ( probably a owner), and the food was the best of our two week visit to France, Amsterdam and Germany. Get a reservation as soon as you can. You wont regret it

2  Thank Louie S
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Excellent presentation of the meal and the wine was great too. We had a great choice of meals. My wife had veal tenderloin which was incredible.

2  Thank staylor838
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Try to book in advance as we saw quite a few people being turned away because they had not reserved. The staff was very welcoming and attentive, they offered me gluten free bread (I have celiac) which I hadn't even requested! My friend and I...More

2  Thank Catdperris
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We had dinner there last Saturday and it was excellent. The tasting menus are great and we liked the option that the table doesn't all have to get a tasting menu. My husband had one and I had à la carte. My main course was...More

2  Thank Elise C
Reviewed 25 May 2015

When we arrived in Bayeux, the hotel manager asked if we needed help with dinner suggestions. I told her we had reservations at La Rapiere, and her response was "can I join you?" The restaurant is easy to find in the center of town, down...More

2  Thank Mark R
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Excellent fine dining experience. We had booked in advance and found the restaurant tucked away just off the high street. We ordered from the set menu and enjoyed fantastic French cuisine in a lovely setting served expertly. I would highly recommend this restaurant when you...More

1  Thank Catherine_Michael
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Going by the many positive reviews on this gem of a restaurant, I made sure I booked well in advance. Something you must bear in mind as it was full to capacity. From making the reservation, to leaving I can find little negative to say....More

2  Thank gbf2016
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Wow. Wow!! We had an absolutely delicious 7-course meal here and highly recommend it for fine dining in Normandy! But make sure you book a reservation! 1st off the entire staff was very friendly and helpful knowing just enough English. Then in addition to the...More

2  Thank IrishFan-80
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Our meal at La Rapiere was excellentfrom amuse bouch to dessert. The food was well prepared and delicious. My only critique would be that service lagged during certain times. All in all, though it was a very good experience.

Thank Edhyland
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Make reservations. The food was delicious and the staff was very knowledgable and attentive. The menu offers limited choices, but everything we ordered was fantastic. The server was able to suggest a wine that paired excellent with our meals, and the surprise appertifs were wonderful....More

1  Thank fsujenn
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Kevin K
What do you offer for vegetarians? Sorry but we have to bring one with us in May!
28 January 2017|
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Response from Kevin K |
I have done and they have been helpful! Thank you 😁
What is the dress code for lunch and dinner
19 July 2015|
Response from larapierebayeux | Property representative |
Hello, We don't have a dress code, La Rapière is a relax place where you have to feel good. See you soon maybe ...
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How do I make a reservation please for 4 people? Thank you!
29 June 2015|
Response from larapierebayeux | Property representative |
Hello, you can complete the form from our website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 67
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
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.