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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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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“charcuterie” (31 reviews)
“snails” (11 reviews)
“plat du jour” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 20:30All hours
$$ - $$$
3 Passage de L'islet | Face Office du Tourisme, 14400, Bayeux, France
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1 - 10 of 337 reviews

Reviewed 2 days 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
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Despite a limited menu the food was excellent. Service was accommodating in terms of helping with our lack of French speaking abilities but a very busy evening led to a couple minor missteps. That said the atmosphere was very nice and the staff friendly. Highly...More

Thank rcyeadon
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A delightful evening spent with family at Le Volet qui Penche! The food was simple and delicious and the recommendations on wine selection very professional. Don't hesitate to follow the advice of the staff! A very friendly place in a charming setting. Une très agréable...More

Thank Marie-Cécile C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Le Volet qui Penche was recommended to us by our B&B as a nice wine cave for charcuterie and they did have an extensive wine collection and knowledgeable sommelier, so we decided to stay for dinner. It was lovely and fresh and delicious. We planned...More

Thank LeBonVieTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here quite by chance and the charming owner squeezed us in at the last minute. When I asked for the wine list he just tapped his head. There is no list. Just all around the restaurant his private collection. We drank delicious burgundy,...More

1  Thank Fredster84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had 4 dinners in Bayeux and while all were very good, this evening was special. We sat at a high-top by a window looking out on a window box and the water. The owner (I believe) was great fun and very attentive as well...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

If you are on a tour in Bayeux with free time for lunch this is a great choice. The location is lovely, the service is efficient and professional, the food tasty and the lunch special of main course and a glass of wine is good...More

Thank JuliaAxyz
Reviewed 9 May 2017

In the centre of Bayeux, its' hard to make a better choice. Excellent food, fairly priced. Clearly a restaurant that is run with love for great wines, atmosphere and hospitality. We really enjoyed our plat du jour for lunch.

Thank kinghenk
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We arrived early and got the best table; by the window overlooking the river. The waiter (I think one of the owners) was entertaining. Charming. We took his advice on menu (special of the day was a deliciously prepared skate with wonderful potatos and vegetables)....More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Had a lovely dinner in this picturesque restaurant located on a small canal. Quality of food, service, and atmosphere were are all terrific.

Thank KEW686
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Your restaurant looks absolutely wonderful! Is it wise to make a reservation ahead of time? If so, we would like to make a reservation for October 6th. Whatever time you think is best, 19:00? Merci!!! Jessica
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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Open on Sunday?
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 18
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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