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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 good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“oysters” (27 reviews)
“crab” (4 reviews)
“whelks” (4 reviews)
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French, Seafood
$$ - $$$
24 B quai Vendeuvre | 14000, 14000 Caen, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank Stephanie E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Fresh and creative food. We ordered oysters and tartar for app - oysters had a sauce with mustard. A nice and different touch. The tartar was very good. We had a catch of the day and lamb as entrees. Both were outrageously delicious. Loved it....More

Thank candlerfam123
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This little spot on the Harbour in Caen should not be missed. It's a small menu and you have to like oysters although there are a few other fish alternatives. The oysters are sublime and the price unreal. Staff and ambiance were charming.

Thank Robyn A
Reviewed 20 August 2016

When in Normandy, you must enjoy the fresh sea food at least once. And this place is the place to go for just that. Fresh oysters, prawns, langoustines, crab, welks and lobster. Along with good wines, a lovely outside seating and great service. We started...More

Thank AndreSpeek
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Love love love! This restaurant never ceases to amaze me! Such great food. Some really nice and slightly drunken memories made in here!

Thank TravelTom201616
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$52
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
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18:30 - 22:00
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18:30 - 22:00
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18:30 - 22:00
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
Huitres d Asnelles Meuvaines en direct de notre production la CALVADOSIENNE. Nos huitres ont recu 6 medailles au concours general agricole. A deguster sur place ou a emporter. Huitres chaudes gratinees Fruits de mer, soupe de poisson, saumon fume, foie gras... Grande selection de vin...
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