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Bistrot Basque

24 quai Vendeuvre, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 38 21 26
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (9 reviews)
“cod” (6 reviews)
“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
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12:00 - 14:00All hours
French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
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24 quai Vendeuvre, 14000 Caen, France
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had no plans and drove into Caen for a last lunch before boarding our ferry home, with no plans of where to eat, we stopped at Bisro Basque on Saurday lunchtime. Staff extremely friendly even though the place was packed, so we knew it...More

Thank Fred130565
Reviewed 30 July 2017

While looking for a restaurant without any plan on Sunday, we were surprised to disconver the Bistrot Basque full of customers while the surrounding restaurant had few tables occupied. We had a feeeling that it should be good. Ordered a Fish (Morue) for two, prepared...More

Thank TigreDeBois
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place with excellent beef (and the best potatoes I've had in a long time!!) and sangria!! Service was average - don't get me wrong, it was fine but just a bit "lose". But the food is worth it.

Thank ckatsuya
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

A most enjoyable basque style meal. Excellent service, delicious seafood and superb wine recommendations. Am looking forward to a return visit 👍

Thank HOH31
Reviewed 18 July 2017

my five friends and I visited this restaurant just because it looked nice from the outside, and the smaller restaurants were full and we were thrilled with the service and awesome food. everything was outstanding from the wine list to the pate to the entree...More

Thank tlc994
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Very good menu, huge steaks, perfect fish plate and absolutely great atmosphere. Great service and prices.

Thank Isaac G
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The jamón, the seafood, the steak, the wine, the desserts... Everything was excellent. Definitely worth reserving in advance, as it seems to get fairly busy.

Thank nomad1405
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Reservation advised for this nice restaurant by the harbour . Food made out of fresh ingredients , we had a spectacular cod cooked the Spanish way, a dish for 2 which could feed 4 if you have starters (luckily we did not!) , an excellent...More

Thank OliverSkier
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We had a diner on a friday night: The fish was excellent, the wine was really good The place is noisy and our waiter was not really focus and ask us twice every order.

Thank calouad
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Very friendly and efficient service. Lovely food ... in particular the Cote de Boeuf (for 2) was delicious.

Thank John T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 quai Vendeuvre, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 38 21 26
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