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L'Arbre a Pin

2 rue du Lieutenant Feral, 14510 Houlgate, France
+33 2 31 24 73 71
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good53%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
“galettes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, French, European
$$ - $$$
2 rue du Lieutenant Feral, 14510 Houlgate, France
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 24 June 2017

The first time we have visited but what a pleasant surprise. Good value wine with a fantastic selection of fine wines. We had delicious starters and one pizza and one spaghetti both of which were hot fresh and tasty.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 24 March 2017

First time in Houlgate at the beginning of spring. One of the restaurants that stay open on Sunday evenings and Mondays. Its location was facing the beach with sea view (if you have a table on the covered terrace. The owner, a young lady with...More

Thank Suarie H
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Each summer my children and I visit Houlgate with my in-laws. Everyday we have lunch at this fabulous and delicious restaurant. My 7 year old son LOVES the mussels (moule) and my 5 year old always orders the chicken pasta. The owners are fabulous and...More

1  Thank Ann M
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Visited with my husband and 2 young children (who I must say are rather fussy). The team were very helpful, understood out awful mix of French and English and looked after the kids fussy choice of pizza. Food was tasty and served quickly. Would highly...More

1  Thank Pookie1982
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Pleasant, friendly staff. Great exterior location near the beach. Decent range of food - pizzas, galettes, seafood. Gets busy.

Thank Bella B
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The restaurant was full and crowded. Food average. Rest room dirty. Nothing specially wrong, but also nothing specially good.

Thank Vikistravels
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Went here on recommendation of fellow Tripadvisors and pleased we took notice. Had a delicious and not expensive late lunch/dinner eating as always local dishes. I particularly enjoyed the huge plate of whelks served simply with mayonnaise as a starter. We both really enjoyed the...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 29 October 2015

I had a lovely meal, the mussels were delicious and my dining companions enjoyed their pizzas. The lady who greeted us as we came in was very friendly and made us feel welcome, she was equally charming when we left. The restaurant is very comfortable....More

Thank labelleisle
Reviewed 8 July 2015

we had lunch here a couple of times, being celiac is sometimes difficult eating out especially abroad and they were extremely helpful. A wonderful view and atmosphere.

Thank Ali A
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Despite walking in at about 9.45pm, the greeting was friendly and welcoming. The food great, the wine was good. The view of the setting sun over the sea was incredible. I had scallops and my daughter had mussels (16.90euro) both of which were excellent. The...More

Thank AndreaSussex_England
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue du Lieutenant Feral, 14510 Houlgate, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Houlgate
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 24 73 71
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