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Poivre Rouge

rue du clos Barbey, 14280 Saint-Contest, France
+33 2 31 28 71 22
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good51%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (4 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
“shellfish” (2 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm Hours
French, Steakhouse, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
rue du clos Barbey, 14280 Saint-Contest, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very friendly staff we ate here twice during our jurney in Caen. The steaks were very good also the deserts and starters. Vegans will find themselves also Enjoy

Thank amirafld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and good food. Went back twice during our stay as close to hotel but reasonably price for the quality of food. This restaurant was always busy and the atmosphere relaxed. Great place to have a meal after a days sightseeing in Normandy. Highly...More

Thank janebrett17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited whilst at B&B hotel, meal was good and choices were great for all. Clean restaurant and staff were helpful and spoke some English

Thank Kathmidd23
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Made unfortunate decision to stay in F1 hotel round the corner. Restaurant was busy, food was better than the meal we had the previous evening in Charente area. Can’t fault it.

1  Thank userLondon
Reviewed 24 March 2018

The restaurant was next to our hotel (Balladins) and we ate here on both nights of our stay. We found the ambience and service to be both pretty good. The waiters were cheerful and efficient. All of them seemed to speak good English. Sure I...More

1  Thank BobScarlett
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Poivre Rouge is the right place to have a short dinner after the day you spent doing signtseeing and full of impressions not to stay long time in the restaurant. This restaurant is located in the suburb of Caen, not so far from Ace Hôtel...More

1  Thank DmitryStPetersburg
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The people at Poivre Rouge are outstanding, always friendly, fast service and great smiles. We dined there for 3 night in a row with a total of 31 guests. Service was fast and the food excellent. This location has now become my most favourite place...More

1  Thank CER727
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We were quickly shown to a table. The set menu was excellent value. The starter salad option includes shell fish and large and small snail if you like those sorts of things - main course was a steak and desert was an excellent Camembert. Daley...More

1  Thank manstondrive
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This was one of the worst meals I have ever been served in France. Both our meals were cold and clearly they we pre-cooked which the restaurant should be able to heat up, but managed to fail to do even this simple task. The green...More

1  Thank Victa
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Don't bother with this place, no atmosphere staff were not friendly it wasn't busy so can't use that as an excuse, the food well, burgers on brioche buns with chips were ordered the chips were frozen the buns were not brioche but so hard we...More

Thank Kevin C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:00 pm
11:45 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du clos Barbey, 14280 Saint-Contest, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Saint-Contest
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 28 71 22
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