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Bistro La Grenouille - Hotel L'Absinthe

16 quai de la Quarantaine, 14600, Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 89 04 24
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“frog legs” (4 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood
$$ - $$$
16 quai de la Quarantaine, 14600, Honfleur, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely bistro oposite of the fisherport with fresh seafood and a good service nicely priced wine menu.

Thank pialeon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very popular, we had to wait for the second service.at.2 pm to get a table for 3 for lunch on a sunday. The moules-frites arrived in good quantity and creamy tasty. The plateau de fruits de mer (40€ for 1) is ok, fresh but not...More

Thank Fabanddave75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The froglegs are perhaps the only more special dish on the menu of this restaurant, located on the edge of the harbour area in Honfleur. Furtheron nothing special on the menu, no special dedicated staff and no special chairs and tables. Also the service is...More

Thank CeeEst
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Oh my was the food at this restaurant good! We ate there 2 days in a row! They accomodated my gluten-free requirements very well. Between the 2 days we had muscles, oysters, salmon, delicately cooked whole white fish, wonderful GF french fries, lamb and other...More

Thank clp_1234
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Nice restaurant with fantastic seafood. We had the seafood platter which is a touch expensive but was great. Service was also good. It gets busy in the evenings especially weekends so a table reservation is recommended.

Thank Joel D
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The lunch menu or specials are very good value and would recommend. If you link crustaceans this is the place to go. It's all on show on a big ice table.

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Not Cheap but still value for money with an excellent well deserved reputation for sea food superb display of sea food and fish to choose from on view and the mixed selections are varied and huge

1  Thank Batista012
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Our family stopped here en route from Sahurs to Chebourg. We were so delighted with our choice. 3 course meal for Euro17 - great value. Food was excellent. I had scallop soup, followed by pan fried sole on bed of leeks and ile flottante for...More

Thank lorowley
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I am an absolute fan of seafood. I went there and had one of the best seafood meal of my life: fresh, tasty and delicately seasoned... I will come back...

Thank Cécile M
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We went there just yesterday on a Sunday evening. The food was terrific! The seafoods were fresh and prices were reasonable. The 3-dish course is great for everyone if you don't know what to have.

Thank BluePhoenix1908
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 quai de la Quarantaine, 14600, Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 89 04 24
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