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Le Troquet

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19 quai Gambetta, 35260 Cancale, France
+33 2 99 89 99 42
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
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19:00 - 21:30
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived looking for somewhere to have a drink at about 6.30 pm and we're struggling to find somewhere to have one as all restaurants were setting up for dinner. We received a positive response and were warmly welcomed for a drink. We were brought aperitifs in the form of oysters, rilletts, soup, olives and winkles. At this point we... More 

Thank Sue W
Brussels, Belgium
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142 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu limited, a bit overpriced, staff OK, great location. We had space for 9, but tables are small. The food was very well cooked and good. Just that limited in choice.

Thank MarAle1111
Paris, France
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50 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015

The interior is a bit eclectic but this unassuming restaurant is a hidden gem. The food is great, and changes with the seasons. Try out fish and also their soups. Very friendly service. However – this is Cancale. If you fancy oysters, go to the market and eat them there for starters and come back for all the rest.

Thank Karolina_travel
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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217 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

When we got tho the Cancale waterfront there was a lineup of seafood restaurants. This one caught our eye with an attractive front and a busy interior. We were not disappointed. The food was a definite cut above, creative and of high quality. There was a lunch formula available, for 36 euros, which one of us had. It offered three... More 

Thank Barry17149021
Jacksonville, Florida
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199 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2015

This restaurant is located on restaurant row along the bay. It would have a beautiful view, except that there is a parking lot between the restaurants and the bay! What a shame. Le Troquet is famous for its oysters from the Bay of St. Michel which get their particular flavor from the strain of algae found in the bay. The... More 

Thank r0ckinn
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 September 2015

The Cancale seafront is lined up with restaurants and they all seem to offer the same food so it's difficult to choose one. Le Troquet is one that has a menu that is slightly more expensive than others and you can see why when you walk in the restaurant, with the decor a step above the other restaurants. All the... More 

Thank 395viv
Cranleigh, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We spent a week in Cancale in August and it rained every day, except for the last when we 'hit town'. There are quite a lot of traditional French restaurants along the front at Cancale, and this one seemed the most appealing from its decor, menu and atmosphere. We hit the jackpot. Super friendly staff with a large menu -... More 

Thank Philip C
Miami, Florida
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106 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Good restaurant! Service was good even though it was really busy! The oysters appetizers were very good, fresh and 2 different sizes. Overall the fish was very good, large cheese platter at the end. Good wine selection. Restaurant located right near the water in the main strip, convinient parking right across the street!

Thank Pbacco
Burlington, Canada
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304 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2015

We both had the restaurant's 39.50 Euro three course menu. She started with a plate of the famous Cancale oysters and I had a nage of escargots in a fabulous broth. Next, we both had coquille St. Jacques which was excellent and finished with a very nice cheese course. A great lunch.

Thank DrillerBurlington
Oslo, Norway
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45 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Having a Summer home not far away, for many years we have visited Cancale and its many great restaurants on a very regular basis. We never have been disappointed. Value for money, food and service has always been superb at places like Chez Victor, Le Bout du Quai and Mère Champlain. During a very nice meal at La Pointe du... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
French, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 quai Gambetta, 35260 Cancale, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Cancale
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 89 99 42

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?