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3 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 89 32 22
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
3 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Felt ripped off here, the food was good without being exceptional, had the cote d'agneau which was stated as 4 cotes on the menu, but only came with 3...small detail, but noticeable. Menu was quite restricted. Good, but there are far better places to eat...More

Thank Stewart R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Meal for two with a carafe of house wine came to over a 100 Euros, so quite frankly expected a higher standard of cuisine. Very average cooking and sadly over priced. There is a lot of competition in Honfleur so would recommend eating elsewhere.

Thank languedoclady
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I do not know how a restaurant can be very good one day and terrible the next We dined here on Sunday night and it was not busy so naturally the service was good but so was the food, for 22e I had 6 shellfish...More

Thank Brizzytravel
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We had one of the best meals of our lives at L'Escale. My husband had sea bass, crusted with crumbs and served with vegetables. I had Poulet Normandaise and it was wonderful, although it was very, very rich (loads of butter and cream). The little...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We had lunch here on December 31st, it was very chilly out but lovely and cosy in the restaurant with a open log fire. The food was delicious, we had seafood to start and the Chicken and Mushroom for mains, all very good. Would have...More

Thank sandispring
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

A public holiday so we 5 old school friends did not expect too much. How we were wrong. Good and pleasant service and nice atmosphere in the covered and heated outside. Starters of fruit de mere, snails etc all better than many other HONFLEUR places...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The menu outside the restaurant looked inviting. We entered and were left waiting for several minutes, one waiter told us his colleague would attend to us. We were seated in the back room, where the crockery, table cloth and cutlery were all covered in dust,...More

1  Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We went to this restaurant last Saturday, 1st October. We walked in and waited for a waiter to show us where to sit, we waited almost 5 mins, when the waiter finally showed us to a table, it was one in the back area near...More

1  Thank c a
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The food was excellent. Meat was tender and the sauces were the best for a long time. The duck was beautifully done, great vegetables. Everything was top notch. Apple tart again had lovely sauce. A real dining experience with idiosyncratic but efficient staff. Nice decor...More

1  Thank dorothy_butters
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We actually ended up here because we wanted to give our newfound restaurant a break. We had a nice meal of cockles, duck confit and flounder. The service was good and the price was reasonable. We would return to L'Escale.

Thank Jack G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 89 32 22
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