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Le Channel

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3 boulevard de la Resistance, 62100, Calais, France
+33 3 21 34 42 30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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Wed - Mon 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the seafood platter for 3 and it was fab. Oysters, langustines, cooked prawns, crab and whelks. We could see other table had gone for the set menus and these all looked delicious too. Recommended!

Thank Emma B
Moorpark, California
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Le Channel is eager to please and on every count hey do just that. The ambiance is set by the open kitchen set in the middle of the restaurant. There the chef makes some extraordinary dishes. I had jamon serrano followed by a wonderful foie gras with onion reduction and then a grilled scallop/shrimp dish with an essence of what... More 

Thank MRCreach
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't visited Calais for quite a long time and so I was looking forward to eating in Le Channel again. A warm welcome and a table by the window was a good start to the evening. We enjoyed a kir royal while we chose from the menu. I was pleased that a freshly opened bottle of champagne was brought... More 

Thank graemelacey
Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I often wish I could visit Le Channel more often but a 10.5 hour day including ferry delays for a 2.5 hour lunch is a big ask. Nevertheless, the trip was well worth it! The greeting from the Crespo family was as warm and friendly as always and the food as consistently brilliant as ever. Our 4 course meal was... More 

Thank Le_Dap
Milford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

My wife and I try to visit at least 3-4 times a year. We are always greeted as old friends. We sneaked a peep at the new kitchen wow it looks superb and immaculate. Food as usual was outstanding we both went for the 43 euro menu. We both chose the Foie gras de canard entre My wife then had... More 

Thank Martyn R
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We have eaten here three times in recent months, each time the quality of cooking and the welcome was excellent. The amuse bouche is huge and can easily be confused with a first course. This time we were given a plate with a flavour packed spring vegetable soup, (very welcome on a cold windy February night) , a delicious vegetable... More 

Thank Vic M
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47 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Absolutely wonderful food. I would like to leave this as that simple statement of fact but must make it to 100 characters.

Thank Bluenose-on-tour
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a day trip to Calais to do some food and drink shopping but also to have a good lunch. We have eaten there many times over the last 20 years and it has always been good. This time we both had the 43 euro menu and it was all very good but the Plat de Fruit de Mer... More 

Thank mjt492016
London, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 371 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This restaurant has been in business for more than 30 years and to be truthful you can understand why. This wasn't our fist visit and will not be our last. The food i absolutely first class and I know of no other restaurant better in the area. It is not a cheap place to eat but then again you wouldn't... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

Wonderful reception. Friendly staff and wonderful food. A terrific start to the Christmas holiday. What a menu! Great choice and excellent from start to finish

Thank MarieHeleneW

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 boulevard de la Resistance, 62100, Calais, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Calais
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 34 42 30

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