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Ivan Vautier Restaurant

3 avenue Henry Cheron, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 73 32 71
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (6 reviews)
“lobster” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
3 avenue Henry Cheron, 14000 Caen, France
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Reviewed 18 October 2014

Exceptional food and service and lovely terrace to sit in when the weather is nice. We had crayfish, steak, and pork and everything was perfectly cooked and beautifully presented !

1  Thank SuzanneAndHelen
Reviewed 11 October 2014

We ordered the tasting menu. The dishes are mostly seafood they were creative, well presented and delicious. Bread and desert are also excellent. The service is just fine.The breakfast the next morning was also excellent. We loved their home made jam and baking goods as...More

Thank dennisk32
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Brilliant, brilliant food! My wife and I went for the 93€ Ivan menu and it was delightful. All in all 8 courses and each one was brilliantly done. The restaurant itself is not over the top silver service. It's a great balance of formal/informal. By...More

Thank dwc840
Reviewed 1 June 2014

My wife and I were there for dinner. We've got a perfect experience, both the food and the service were impeccable. We had the Menu Confiance, which the chef surprises you. And what a surprise! Amuse bouche, appetizer, fish. meat and dessert. For mere 52...More

2  Thank Maurow
Reviewed 13 April 2014

We went for the Tasting Menu at 93€, with accompanying wines at 42€. The meal was outstanding and it ranked with the best of New York. This restaurant deserves at least a second Michelin Star. I urge you to go and have the meal of...More

Thank d20Sam
Reviewed 4 April 2014

Fantastic food, a serious contender for a second michelin star. The menus are fairly priced, I had the grand tasting menu at 93€, which is a lot less than you pay at similar restaurants.

Thank Kongediller
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Clearly a chef trying to go places, interesting menu, great plates and knives and forks in the busy restaurant and the IV motif everywhere. Food very good but a bit 'nouvelly'. Not quite my size of portion. Some good wines on the list and some...More

Thank Markfiftyfive
Reviewed 7 September 2013

Wanted to go to Normandy for the day. Found Ivan Vautier's Hotel on line through Trip Advisor. We arrived around 7PM. The staff was was very lovely and took us to our room which was extremely well appointed. Comfortable bed, great shower, no details overlooked....More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 11 October 2012

Our meal there was fabulous and piqued the curiosity as it was not predictable. The service was also excellent and it was a great all round experience.

Thank retro46
Reviewed 7 October 2012

A wonderful choice for haute cuisine. Food was good, staff was accommodating. This has earned one Michelin star. A little ways outside of Caen but easily reached by car. Definitely would reconmmend.

Thank jcs320
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 avenue Henry Cheron, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 73 32 71
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