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La Tortue

36 rue de l Homme de Bois, 14600, Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 81 24 60
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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36 rue de l Homme de Bois, 14600, Honfleur, France
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1 - 10 of 257 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I give 3 out of 5 because of the horrible service, otherwise, it'd be a 5. My boyfriend and I went to this restaurant on a Thursday night (8:30 p.m. reservation), was already 3/4 full when we got there, so we saw this as a...More

Thank cuak89
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

There wasn't much to complain about with the food but for those prices I expected better. The tourte cocktails we ordered at 12euros a pop seems like it was just a small glass of cider. We were sat under a flickering light which detracting from...More

1  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Very comfortable restaurant, about 25 seats not to close together. Partial open kitchen and casual wine display add to the informal nature. Great local scallop special starter and cidre cocktails. Liked every dish and will go back again.

Thank cheftonye
Reviewed 29 October 2017

La Tortue is a charming boutique restaurant. It has a reasonable fixed price menu offering very well prepared and delicious fish and beef dishes. The special scallop dish was outstanding, the best we have ever tasted! The staff was friendly and efficient. We were happy...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Could not fault this restaurant - just as good as it was on our last visit 3 years ago. Have never tasted scallops like those eaten tonight - superb! The whole meal, however, was excellent!

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We managed to get in on a Saturday night at 7.30 without a booking, the owner offering us the only available table as long as we could vacate it by 9.30. We choose from the €31 menu and were not disappointed. The food was absolutely...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The intimate environment and attentive service werethe perfect setting for our delectable meals. The vegetables in our starters seemed like they were harvested just before they were put on our plates. The seasoning was just right to complement the underlying flavors. Our main courses were...More

Thank Jules M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

In Honfluer for two days, first day had lunch here and were so impressed - and fearful another restaurant wouldn't be as good - we went back for dinner the next evening, and had another exceptional meal. Quality of the food was first class, presentation...More

Thank ANN H
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Spent a really relaxed evening in this little gem. The Chef clearly cares and it shows in the attention to detail and the sublime taste of the food we enjoyed. We both had the 32 Euro menu and it was fabulous. It's not a restaurant...More

Thank SSBelleBB
Reviewed 13 September 2017

If you are in Honfleur, you must have dinner in this restaurant... Amazing! Delightful! Simple ingredients which are marvelously cooked ... Fish or beef, this is excellent cooking, creative and full of flavor. The premises are charming, the service is really good and prices are...More

Thank Step-Phil B
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Rebeca E | Reviewed this property |
Only inside but I'm not sure if by summer there's outside tables
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 46
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 rue de l Homme de Bois, 14600, Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 81 24 60
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