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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” (32 reviews)
“snails” (11 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 5 days 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 5 days 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 1 week 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
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good service and the food was quite good as well. This is a small, authentic French Restaurant in the middle of Bayeux. Worth a visit for sure if you are there. The whole experience was very good.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this lovely restaurant by chance and are so glad we did! Out of the three nights we spent in Bayeux, we enjoyed dinner here twice. Both dinners were spectacular and the service was friendly. The owner, Pierre-Henri, was a great host both evenings...More

Thank MeredithBF
Reviewed 1 week ago

our group of three were looking for a lunch after exploring the cathedral and discovered this gem off the main street and by the river. The decor and service was well above normal standard as was the quality of the food and wine. So, the...More

Thank unclebobjim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoughtful and gracious host which alone is worth the visit. Despite having a small menu, there is something for everyone. Henri Paul is more then happy to help guide you thru the options and pair the perfect wine. We had oysters, a charcuterie platter and...More

Thank Jessica T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place very easy to find. The staff are excellent, very friendly and knowledgable. It has a good size cave. The wine list very good. You may also buy wine from the place. We enjoyed it very much.

Thank erdalmd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you area wine enthusiast, you should definetely visit this place. They have hundreds of different wines. Even trying to chose one of them makes it enjoyable. The staff were really helpful and willing to make you happy. The meals are typical French, hard to...More

Thank dnpsn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't believe we have missed this place over the years. The menu here is limited but the choices where fine for us. My wife selected the chiefs menu with salad, cidre chicken and desert. I went à la carte, with onion soup, oysters and...More

Thank Cranky64
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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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1 June 2015|
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Response from lemessier | Property representative |
bonjour, sorry, no
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 19
Breakfast, 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, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, 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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