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Le Volet qui Penche

3 Passage de L'islet | Face Office du Tourisme, 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 2 31 21 98 54
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“charcuterie” (33 reviews)
“snails” (12 reviews)
“plat du jour” (7 reviews)
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3 Passage de L'islet | Face Office du Tourisme, 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Le volet qui penche. A small restaurant with seating for 20, maybe 22 so make reservations if you want a excellent dinner with some of the best wines in the area. Pierre Henry Lessier will pair the wines with you choice of the evening meal....More

Thank Wheels700
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent meal--escargot, french onion soup and the absolute best raw oysters we have ever eaten. They were picked fresh that day and it showed. We split a steak as well. This is a small restaurant so you should make reservations. There are...More

Thank jxfl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visit this region often and this is our favourite place to eat. Staff are great, wine (selected by the owner) and plate of the day are always fantastic!

Thank jollyrogerUK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Le Volet had the most helpful staff of all the places we ate in Bayeux. We put ourselves completely in their hands when it came to wine selection and they did not disappoint, nor did they stick us with the most expensive wines in their...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They offer a set menu each night. So if it's not to your liking, there few other options. That said, we had a superb dinner there one night, and enjoyed charcuterie and wine there on a separate afternoon. Staff was friendly and welcoming and the...More

Thank Meridith T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the set menu - very well chosen, roasted plums for desert were delicious. Also very reasonably priced, with excellent service.

Thank KateGower25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Be sure to make a reservation ahead of dining here -- it fills up quickly! Maybe not the best option for vegetarians (my husband had to dine on a veggie platter), but for all others this place is superb! I'd go back to Bayeux just...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people here were so nice. They picked out wine to go with our food. The menu is a little small though so if you are with picky eaters you may want to try somewhere else. We had oysters, french onion soup, steak, steak tartare,...More

Thank Alexandra R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"How much does that bottle of wine cost?", my wife asks. "Ninety five euros", replies the owner, Pierre-Henri Lemessier, without hesitation. "Too much. Forty five is a better price", says my wife. "Forty three", offers Pierre-Henri to great laughter. He has immediately sized up the...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a recommendation from out hotel. The menu is limited. But overall the food is pretty good. The people were very nice and took good care of us. It was the best meal we had in Bayeux but we didn't feel the food in...More

Thank Melissa M
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29 August 2015|
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Response from lemessier | Property representative |
bonjour, one table for 2 at "le Volet qui Penche" october 6th is ok for 19h00 Could you tell me in witch hotel are you staying, please pierre henri
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31 May 2015|
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bonjour, sorry, no
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
05:00 - 08:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
05:00 - 08:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Passage de L'islet | Face Office du Tourisme, 14400, Bayeux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Bayeux
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 21 98 54
  • E-mail
Apres 20h00 uniquement sur reservation Le midi: plat du jour 9,70 euros avec un verre de vin(10 cl) offert. Le soir : un menu unique qui change tous les jours, (entree, plat du jour, dessert) 18,00 euros
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