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La Trattoria

13 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 47 97 01
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I would have given 5/5 if my lamb shank had been hot enough. The aubergine gratin was delicious and so was the tagliatelle with salmon in a cream sauce. This family run restaurant offers very attentive service. We definitely will go back. If you want...More

Thank MakHongKong
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Poor quality/price ratio proposition. Avoid the 25 euro parmigiana pasta with the so-called truffles ; it's a joke and pricey one!

Thank ronaldkamin
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We have been here for lunch and had tasty pasta, freashly made, in a nice atmosphere. The restaurant was full during lunch time and locals enjoy the place. The staff was a bit reserved but overall it is a nice place to eat.

Thank BrigitteK236
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

They say the best things in life are worth waiting for, and in the case of the dishes at La Trattoria this is certainly true. It is correct that the service takes a while, perhaps because everything is cooked to order at a very high...More

Thank nigel3110
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Excellent Italian restaurant in Caen's city center. Classic Italian dishes served with a smile. Highly recommended.

Thank Jörgen D
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

I was hoping to some day try a traditional carbonara and saw the pictures here. Although it is not carbonara, I was really happy with it! Great flavors and prepared in front of you with a good conversation. He explained that the mushrooms and herbs...More

1  Thank Voyage-en-premieres
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a good pasta place on tripadviser for lunch while passing caen -and i found this exellent place! -From the friendly lady who took my reservation on the phone -who receeved me aswell once i got there- -(paking under the 'chateau' close...More

2  Thank Olaf O
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Great service, reasonable prices and fantastic food. If you're up for a show order the house signature dish where the chef comes out and prepares it for you at the table, very fun. I went with my father who will invariably order a tiramisu if...More

1  Thank Gerard R
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This is located among many other restaurants near the castle and we went there based on other reviews. We were not desperately hungry and ordered a main course each after waiting some time before being able to place our order. Julie had Sea Bass which...More

Thank Ashfield531
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Food was nice but a bit prices are a bit on the high end, mainly signature pasta dish. Decoration of the place is a bit strange.

Thank Joly294472
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 47 97 01
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