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La Cave a Huitres

24 B quai Vendeuvre | 14000, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 75 58 65
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (30 reviews)
“crab” (4 reviews)
“shellfish” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, Seafood
$$ - $$$
24 B quai Vendeuvre | 14000, 14000 Caen, France
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I normally don't enjoy the oysters that much but at this place I eat a dousens of them. Deliciously fresh seafood!

Thank Elena C
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Got an assortment of shellfish and loved it all. 4 types of oysters offered and all were good. Salads were fresh and tasty. Great prices by the dozen so don't skimp on ordering

Thank cheftonye
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We loved this restaurant! Proper French where they don’t speak English! (But menu in English if needed). I managed to order our meals and a bottle of wine. The staff were lovely and accommodated my broken French! The food just delicious! Well worth a visit...More

Thank StrawbUK
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We love oysters! Normally in Hong Kong we did not like French oysters, but that must have been because they are not fresh because we loved the oysters here. This restaurants also sells fresh oysters to take home. We tried to come for dinner the...More

Thank Star C
Reviewed 21 July 2017

In a country that's known for great food, my meal at La Cave a Huitres was without a doubt one of the top highlights. This is truly food at it's best - simple, unpretentious and unbelievably fresh. The service was friendly and fast, and the...More

1  Thank Stephanie E
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This oyster market was right on the marina at the port of Caen. We had oysters hot and cold, smoked fish, and their fish soup. The oysters were all outstanding and the soup more of a crab and seafood bisque. Simple, local place with great...More

Thank Owen P
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Thanks to TripAdvisor reviewers for this great find in Caen. Just what we wanted at the end of this trip. A great plat de fruits de mar & delicious artisan ice creams - who could ask for more. Service also was great. We will be...More

Thank MeTimeBristol
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Small family place. Walked in as a table became free. Had four sizes of oysters and langoustine , wine etc. Lovely service, fabulous oysters, good value. Seemed mainly locals.

Thank rosdol
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Very good casual dining - if you like seafood. The specialty is oysters - all sorts and styles. The staff were friendly and helpful. The restaurant was small and clean and tidy. Looked like a family owned business and they were obviously proud of their...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious, sea food fresh, and sweet Nice restaurant Room space not good for children, but still welcomes Service can not speak english but try to explain You mush order big oyster! Yummy and juicy than small!

Thank Nattawob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 B quai Vendeuvre | 14000, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 75 58 65
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