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La Fringale

) #75 of 392 Restaurants in Caen $$ - $$$ French
20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 93 56 92
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
“sorbet” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant in the overcrowded vagueux area if caen. Nice service but slow... good fresh food. Dessert disappointing. It was the cafe gourmand... riz au lait not at all as we know it...would return....

Thank mbamerican
Reviewed 2 May 2017

WORST PLACE IN CAEN. Spilled fat all over our coats, an hour waiting for their attention and charged the card two times, saying the payment didn't go though, which is did, twice!!!! In a little more detail: We waited 50 min for the bread to...More

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

A nice donner with a nice waitress. The food was quite good although we had just a main dish and split à cafe gourmand. The only downside was that we had to wait quite awhile for that main dish and it was we who asked...More

Thank mbamerican
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Friendly staff, good food, reasonable menu choices and a nice atmosphere. Food was very good, prompt service, staff were attentive and we had a very pleasant lunch. We have visited several times over the past year and the restaurant has always been consistent in its...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We spent my husband and I a great moment in your restaurant ! It was the first time in your lovely place and absolutely not the last one ! Many choices for the menu and excellent quality of French products and a real competitive value...More

Thank Célia B
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We took the mussels from Mont Saint Michel which were good. Deserts are home made except ice cream: cheese cake not soft , strawberry soup wonderful, apple tart correct, panna Cotta good, ice creams disappointing. Like a previous reviewer indicated, they crowd people in and...More

Thank philippe_cwt
Reviewed 25 October 2016

There are a lot of restaurants in this part of Caen and we, four friends, just picked one for dinner. La Fringale was a really good choise. All of us opted for their three course dinner menu with fois gras and salmon for starter and...More

Thank ubkvist
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A nice setting for a restaurant in the old quarter and it could have been excellent...but Pleasant staff find you a seat but then leave you for a very long time as they are constantly trying to fill the restaurant with as many people as...More

Thank bobby114photography
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Up to the old quarter and dinner this time chose “L fringale” whose speciality was edible snails but we stuck to the house 3 course menu and glad we did it was fantastic the desert was to die for and a had the best cup...More

Thank marfelllabs
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing food presented beautifully, perfect size portions. Make sure to save space for dessert! My father a diabetic who hasn't eaten a dessert for 5 years even had to give in! The staff truly made this experience wonderful, fast, friendly and take the time to...More

Thank Jazz W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 93 56 92
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