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Le Botaniste

Escures-Commes | Chateau La Cheneviere, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
+33 2 31 51 25 25
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“potatoes” (3 reviews)
“cheese board” (2 reviews)
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Escures-Commes | Chateau La Cheneviere, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for dinner on our last night in Magny en Bessin. It's set in a chateau in beautiful gardens. We absolutely loved all our courses! We chose the 55 Eur menu which was 4 courses but in fact we got 8! All were...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This restaurant deserves a Michelin star! what a treat to eat there! Make sure to leave space for the incredible cheese board!

Thank emanuelle d
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

From the cocktails to each dish. And the view over the park is just unique. Could it be any better ?!

Thank Lahaule
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Unless I lost count, the 55 Euro menu is 8 courses. Each is special; tastes that thrill, presentations that are beautiful, but not contrived. Fresh-from-the-garden-and-the-countryside. And the camembert soaked in 10 year old Calvados!! We loved all three of our dinners.

Thank Bennett M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I can't say enough good things about this restaurant. Dinner was a four-hour gastronomic extravaganza, starting with pre-dinner drinks and small plates in a sitting room and ending with one of the best desserts I have ever eaten. We had one of the fixed price...More

Thank Gilora
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Recommend the tasting menu! Lovely atmosphere and professional and fabulous service. You will not be disappointed.

Thank 72Gabby
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for two nights and had dinner one night. We enjoyed every bite. Service was very efficient and friendly. We had a mix of scallops, lobster, veal and some excellent deserts. Highly recommend even if you are not staying at the...More

Thank Lenny2299
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with impeccable service with friendly warm waiters. Food was exceptional, especially all of the little extras they provide to tease the pallet.

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We arrived just a few minutes early for our 7pm dinner reservation. We were told our table had already been prepared, but would we care for a pre-dinner cocktail at Zanzibar, their downstairs lounge? We are a family of five, two boys 22 & 18,...More

Thank kpoirier1125
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We were staying at Chateau La Cheneviere and had the 3 course dinner. The service was fine, not stiff despite the settings, but friendly and professional. The before and in between small servings were delicious with a local touch served with good bread and home...More

Thank LDAM_12
Thefroggieplanet, Guest Relations Manager at Le Botaniste, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Dear LDAM_12 Thank you for the great review. The team will be very pleased to learn of your kind comments. We are glad to hear you enjoyed our restaurant and hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Françoise FAUQUET

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Jeff S
19 July 2015|
Response from Bill W | Reviewed this property |
Business casual seemed to be the norm. No specific dress code though. Jeans and causal shirts were worn by several diners. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$48 - US$95
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Escures-Commes | Chateau La Cheneviere, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Port-en-Bessin-Huppain
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 51 25 25
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Practiced in culinary delights made from local andseasonal produce, Didier Robin - chef of La Chenevière - always selects the best ingredients from the vegetable garden for his kitchen. Didier Robin offers guests creative "land and sea" gourmet cuisine, inspired by traditional and regional recipes. His high end menu is perfectly complimented with a wine cellar featuring the best wines selected by our sommelier. The restaurant is open for dinner from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. (last orders 21:30) and opens for lunch for large groups or special events.
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