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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
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“poached eggs” (4 reviews)
“petit fours” (4 reviews)
“lobster” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
1 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
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11 - 20 of 435 reviews

Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Service was excellent and very good food. We have scallops as a main which were so good. Nice wine list not cheap but good quilts. I would also recommend this as a nice for couples or friends to eat the atmosphere inside is very nice.

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here with a large group on our way back to Paris from Normandy. The food was good, although slightly under seasoned. The waitstaff and the wine were fantastic. Beautiful setting in a beautiful town.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had dinner following eating at one of the sister restaurants. It is of course a much more classy place and the ambiance is very good. However it gets booked up and we found it a bit tiresome that it felt like an endless queue...More

Thank longtimetraveller13
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here on a number of occasions and our greeting may be influenced by recognition, but all customers appeared to be made equally welcome. A wide range of menus and surprisingly, for an above average restaurant, starting at very competitive prices, which some...More

Thank Robert F W
Reviewed 18 September 2016

After a morning looking round the very interesting and beautiful town of Honfleur we needed to choose somewhere for lunch and this restaurant fitted the bill. We found the restaurant very welcoming. I had a goats cheese and beetroot starter and my partner had melon...More

Thank GaryW123
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We tried to get a table at this Restaurant on Saturday night, our first in Honfleur, having been unsuccessful we booked for our second, and last, evening. L'absinthe is associated with a Hotel of the same name, on the quay, and appears to have several...More

Thank Devon_Laddo
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Wow -ordered from a set menu €35.00 each - and was fantastic -really ,really good ......and with formal Service ....with Coffee's and a glass of wine €100.00 for 2. For that standard of food ,an absolute bargain .....would highly recommend

Thank pftumch
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I can recommend this restaurant. Foods are good and staffs were friendly. Nevertheless, This place is quite expensive.

Thank yoan g
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Gormet food - great setting formal and french attentive staff. Food was excellent and the waiting staff friendly.

Thank Arianwen S
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Outstanding food, outstanding service. This what a French Restaurant should be and it is located in one of the most beautiful cities in France. The atmosphere is inviting and the cheese plate is magnifique

Thank rsiegel624
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 36 - USD 146
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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