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Bistrot Basque

) #12 of 387 Restaurants in Caen ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, Mediterranean, European
24 quai Vendeuvre, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 38 21 26
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (9 reviews)
“cod” (6 reviews)
“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
Open Now
19:30 - 22:30All hours
French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
24 quai Vendeuvre, 14000 Caen, France
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Reviews (569)
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1 - 10 of 569 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago 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 fgtraveler44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Parking directly opposite the restaurant was a bonus on a very cold January night. We were on our way the the ferry port for an 11pm sailing and thought we would try a meal in Caen. We picked this one having seen the reviews and...More

2  Thank Ian L
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Our meal was fantastic! The staff was patient and helpful with our very limited French and made a great wine recommendation. Nice atmosphere and beautiful view.

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

It's lit here. Had fun talking to the staff. The food is delicious and the restaurant is very nicely decorated.

Thank Bruno R
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We visited this restaurant on the advice of TA and were not disappointed. We both had starters, (Muscles and Pate), and we both enjoyed a beautifully cooked main. For pudding my partner had 2 of the biggest profiteroles we have ever seen and they tasted...More

Thank Drew186305
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I've decided to go to this restaurant thanks to the reviews on TA and I'm so happy I did so! The restaurant itself is very nice - great atmosphere - and the food is fantastic. The waiter we had didn't speak English, but we managed...More

Thank Cricca72
Reviewed 2 May 2016

A slightly different menu, with a mix of French and Spanish dishes. Nice atmosphere and good service. Kir, starter, fish, dessert and wine €52

Thank daves1946
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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene
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
  • E-mail
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