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Le Volet qui Penche

3 Passage de L'islet | Face Office du Tourisme, 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 2 31 21 98 54
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“charcuterie” (33 reviews)
“snails” (12 reviews)
“plat du jour” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 20:30All hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Passage de L'islet | Face Office du Tourisme, 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in Bayeux, be sure to spend an evening at this wonderful restaurant/ wine bar. There is an extensive wine collection and the owner is quick to recommend a wine to make the perfect accompaniment to what ever culinary delight you have opted...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks for lovely night menu du hour excellent and calvados and pre dinner pommeau were all delicious friendly and warm surroundings

Thank Tim F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a great dinner with our dearest friends in the world. The wine suggestions were superb and the dinner was exquisite, down to the phenomenal desserts! Thanks again and I look forward to visiting the next time we are in the area.

Thank JGW56
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Le volet qui penche. A small restaurant with seating for 20, maybe 22 so make reservations if you want a excellent dinner with some of the best wines in the area. Pierre Henry Lessier will pair the wines with you choice of the evening meal....More

Thank Wheels700
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had an excellent meal--escargot, french onion soup and the absolute best raw oysters we have ever eaten. They were picked fresh that day and it showed. We split a steak as well. This is a small restaurant so you should make reservations. There are...More

Thank jxfl
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I visit this region often and this is our favourite place to eat. Staff are great, wine (selected by the owner) and plate of the day are always fantastic!

Thank jollyrogerUK
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Le Volet had the most helpful staff of all the places we ate in Bayeux. We put ourselves completely in their hands when it came to wine selection and they did not disappoint, nor did they stick us with the most expensive wines in their...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 3 August 2017

They offer a set menu each night. So if it's not to your liking, there few other options. That said, we had a superb dinner there one night, and enjoyed charcuterie and wine there on a separate afternoon. Staff was friendly and welcoming and the...More

Thank Meridith T
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Had the set menu - very well chosen, roasted plums for desert were delicious. Also very reasonably priced, with excellent service.

Thank KateGower25
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Be sure to make a reservation ahead of dining here -- it fills up quickly! Maybe not the best option for vegetarians (my husband had to dine on a veggie platter), but for all others this place is superb! I'd go back to Bayeux just...More

Thank Kelly R
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29 August 2015|
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Response from lemessier | Property representative |
bonjour, one table for 2 at "le Volet qui Penche" october 6th is ok for 19h00 Could you tell me in witch hotel are you staying, please pierre henri
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31 May 2015|
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bonjour, sorry, no
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Passage de L'islet | Face Office du Tourisme, 14400, Bayeux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Bayeux
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 21 98 54
  • E-mail
Apres 20h00 uniquement sur reservation Le midi: plat du jour 9,70 euros avec un verre de vin(10 cl) offert. Le soir : un menu unique qui change tous les jours, (entrée, plat du jour, dessert) 19,50 euros
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