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L'Absinthe

1 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 89 39 00
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (12 reviews)
“poached eggs” (4 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very enchanting place, near the harbor and the center of Honfleur! A traditional and fresh seafood, that were excellent! It's in the Michelin guide 2017.

Thank ANA_KUMAMOTO
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I would give it 4.5* because few little things were very good but not exceptional. In general we had a very nice evening, relaxed and left with happy tummies. In order to be top notch I'd give more veg with mains (it was very little)...More

Thank remton56
Reviewed 14 October 2017

My brothet an I dined there this evening. We had super service and a super meal. We started with a salad with pigs cheek, much nicer than it sounds, and Mackerel on an oblong biscuit (times 2). Both very tasty and visually appealing starters. We...More

Thank dtredhead
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Dinner 4 October 2017: Although the service was indeed excellent, two of us had filet de bar and one filet de lieu, all of which were either very old or previously frozen. (We cook and eat bar from our Paris street market so know what...More

Thank Maurylan
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We had the evening menu plus the cheese course and thought the entire experience was great. The sommelier was very helpful, and we had a lovely white wine from the Loire. The price cant be beat for fine dining in Honfleur. Very highly recommended... it...More

Thank frtravler
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This restaurant captures everything of a perfect evening. The atmosphere is romantic, the staff is friendly, helpful and professional and the food is outstanding, especially the salmon tartare! We loved it so much we dined here twice. You will not be disappointed.

1  Thank Condocat
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We met our parents her for dinner whilst travelling. The food was superb, good atmosphere and a lovely old building with great ambiance. The food was delicious from start to finish. I had oysters, fillet beef and soufflé. Staff were friendly but forgetful. Found ourselves...More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We were here for lunch and really enjoy the food and service. They offer many options of pre-mounted menu and we chose one of them.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Dinner for 8...arrived late past our booking but not a problem...superb wines which matched the food...amusee busche wonderful, but for me I had the Hake main which was in a cream sauce and superb. Recommend, recommend, recommend.... awesome

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 23 June 2017

we only wanted a beer in the shade so we sat down at a table and did not realise we where at the rear entrance the staff all were dressed like vicars food looked great up market.!

Thank bobthegardener2016
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JMMfromSurrey
11 August 2017|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, I suggest you make a booking through the website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 36 - USD 146
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 89 39 00
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