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La Fringale

20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 93 56 92
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“mussels” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Great 3 courses for 21 euro. Prawns excellent. Service and staff very friendly. plenty of restaurants in this rue. so competition is fierce.

Thank callan4
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We strolled around Caen having looked at another restaurant and thought it wasn’t a good option for the kids. Stumbled across a lovely little area of 7 or 8 little bistros. We were looking at the menu and were approached by a very friendly waiter...More

Thank Caroline K
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on a whim and thankfully we did!! I ordered of the menu board and got escargot, steak and frites and creme brûlée. I found my meal to be excellent value for the portion and quality it while I was enjoying...More

Thank BHendsbee
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were lured in by a very welcoming waiter outside the restaurant who unfortunately was not our waiter when it came time to enjoy the meal - we got the rude version of him (although the little gal helping him was quite lovely when she...More

Thank SheilaH19
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant in the overcrowded vagueux area if caen. Nice service but slow... good fresh food. Dessert disappointing. It was the cafe gourmand... riz au lait not at all as we know it...would return....

Thank mbamerican
Reviewed 2 May 2017

WORST PLACE IN CAEN. Spilled fat all over our coats, an hour waiting for their attention and charged the card two times, saying the payment didn't go though, which is did, twice!!!! In a little more detail: We waited 50 min for the bread to...More

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

A nice donner with a nice waitress. The food was quite good although we had just a main dish and split à cafe gourmand. The only downside was that we had to wait quite awhile for that main dish and it was we who asked...More

Thank mbamerican
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Friendly staff, good food, reasonable menu choices and a nice atmosphere. Food was very good, prompt service, staff were attentive and we had a very pleasant lunch. We have visited several times over the past year and the restaurant has always been consistent in its...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We spent my husband and I a great moment in your restaurant ! It was the first time in your lovely place and absolutely not the last one ! Many choices for the menu and excellent quality of French products and a real competitive value...More

Thank Célia B
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We took the mussels from Mont Saint Michel which were good. Deserts are home made except ice cream: cheese cake not soft , strawberry soup wonderful, apple tart correct, panna Cotta good, ice creams disappointing. Like a previous reviewer indicated, they crowd people in and...More

Thank philippe_cwt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 93 56 92
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