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La Bisquine

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33 quai Vauban, 50550 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
+33 2 33 23 95 82
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12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Tue 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is still the best in Saint Vaast in our opinion. We had a great evening meal there on 11 November and would recommend it to anyone visiting this beautiful little fishing village

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Thank WingspanTravel
Witney, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friendly & inviting restaurant with wonderful food & wine ! The portions were excellent and the moules, almost certainly, were amongst the best I`ve ever eaten.

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Thank _pete_moira
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a quiet Monday night in November and the restaurant had the air of a country pub with a few locals propping up the bar. nevertheless the proprietor was happy to open the kitchen and to feed us very well

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Thank David B
London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was in France visiting relatives and we decided to take a drive to the picturesque small town of Saint-Vaast-la-Hogue which is notable for the island of Tatihou. Disappointingly the ferry service to the island wasn't running when we got there so we were unable to visit the island, so the next priority was lunch. A quick look on Tripadvisor... More 

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Thank tom_uk1976
Ringwood, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had lunch here yesterday, both really enjoyed our main courses, very good carafe de vin rose followed by an excellent cafe gourmand! The waitress who served us was delightful. Highly recommend this restaurant

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Thank Deborah H
Worcester, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Had the modules mariners. It was lovely, probably the freshest mussels I have ever had. My partner had the daily meal which was skate in a reassure with season vegetables and saffron rice followed by rhubarb tart. I had pancetta with strawberries. It was all delicious.

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Thank Jean N
bournemouth
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We ate lunch at La Bisquine after a wander around the excellent Saturday market and before we returned to Cherbourg to catch our ferry home. Fortunately we arrived fairly early and there were still several tables free but it soon filled up and I am not surprised. My husband thoroughly enjoyed his mussels in cream sauce with chips and my... More 

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Thank dorsetchristine
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Again we chose it as it was number 1 on TA. Initially it looked good as they squeezed us in when very busy. Starters were excellent - main courses ok - but service infrequent and indifferent.

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Thank Mark D
Paris, France
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Personally, I had an all-around perfect experience, from food to service. It might be a little expensive, but it's so tasty and fresh, that it's worth it. Better book in advance, as it's over-popular.

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Thank AnnaCheLive
Oxford, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Simple food cooked very well. A nice spot for lunch on our way to the ferry at Cherbourg. You can book via their website (gets busy).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 quai Vauban, 50550 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Manche  >  Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue
  • Phone Number: +33 2 33 23 95 82

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?