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Bistro La Grenouille - Hotel L'Absinthe

16 quai de la Quarantaine, 14600, Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 89 04 24
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good48%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“frog legs” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood
$$ - $$$
16 quai de la Quarantaine, 14600, Honfleur, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My spouse and I enjoyed our first meal in France at this wonderful restaurant near the Honfleur waterfront. The restaurant specializes in seafood and offered great service to us. We had flown to Paris earlier that day and drove to Honfleur and were warmly welcome...More

Thank Traveler007Hou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is rare to find a restaurant in Honfleur that caters well for vegetarians and meat eaters but this restaurant did! We had a very good meal and a couple of bottles of reasonably priced wine. We tucked in to complimentary tapenade and bread followed...More

Thank Hometime3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful menu, delightful service, excellent ambience and terrific location. Prices were reasonable.

Thank Nutmeg2003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us by the concierge at our very nice hotel... Such a dissappointment. The oysters were delicious, but the smoked salmon with avocado and crab was really smoked salmon wrapped around tasteless guacamole with a teaspoon of crab sprinkled around the...More

Thank lauradossg
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Lovely bistro oposite of the fisherport with fresh seafood and a good service nicely priced wine menu.

Thank pialeon
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Very popular, we had to wait for the second service.at.2 pm to get a table for 3 for lunch on a sunday. The moules-frites arrived in good quantity and creamy tasty. The plateau de fruits de mer (40€ for 1) is ok, fresh but not...More

Thank Fabanddave75
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The froglegs are perhaps the only more special dish on the menu of this restaurant, located on the edge of the harbour area in Honfleur. Furtheron nothing special on the menu, no special dedicated staff and no special chairs and tables. Also the service is...More

Thank CeeEst
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Oh my was the food at this restaurant good! We ate there 2 days in a row! They accomodated my gluten-free requirements very well. Between the 2 days we had muscles, oysters, salmon, delicately cooked whole white fish, wonderful GF french fries, lamb and other...More

Thank clp_1234
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Nice restaurant with fantastic seafood. We had the seafood platter which is a touch expensive but was great. Service was also good. It gets busy in the evenings especially weekends so a table reservation is recommended.

Thank Joel D
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The lunch menu or specials are very good value and would recommend. If you link crustaceans this is the place to go. It's all on show on a big ice table.

Thank Mark O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 quai de la Quarantaine, 14600, Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 89 04 24
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