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A contre courant

3 Place du Calvaire | 3,plaçe Du Calvaire, 35260 Cancale, France
+33 2 99 89 61 61
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (25 reviews)
“sea bream” (2 reviews)
“vanilla rum” (2 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Place du Calvaire | 3,plaçe Du Calvaire, 35260 Cancale, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a small and a real large seafood plate to share - the white wine was great, dessert, too we were helped to eat the larger crab like torteau ;-) it is not so easy to get to the white lovely tasting inner parts...More

Thank Eva D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the restaurant on a Monday night and it was packed. The restaurants around it had plenty of open tables, yet people were lined up to get a seat here. We waited around at the bar while waiting for a table and were fed...More

Thank Theo K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I guess with the food, seeing as that is why you are looking for a restaurant. Simple, delicious, generous portions and with so many tempting dishes on the menu it is hard to make up your mind. No worries, close your eyes, wave your finger...More

Thank Kapu13k
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice people, good service, good food, I recommend prawn with porc feet, goes well as a starter!

Thank SB63Fortaleza
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regular customers and the food is consistently superb! The patrons, Arnaud and Mimia and their staff always make us feel so very welcome. We have never been disappointed.

Thank WestSussexWoodies
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my wife and 3 children. The service is superb the food outstanding and not overly expensive. It has a relaxed atmosphere and was very very busy so get there early or make sure you book. Would 100% recommend and would definitely eat...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy restaurant with excellent seafood and advisable to book! Fast service, really good food. Super fresh seafood. Nice friendly staff, great seafront location, good value, wide choice.

Thank NormyG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mimia, vous êtes une vraie étoile, merci d'être mon rossignol florenté - un vrai bijou. En Anglais: arrived & felt v v ill. Mimia (whom I didn't know as owner at the time) instantly raised my legs,brought a fan to me, ice cubes to assist...More

Thank FoodiemonkeyUK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another fabulous meal, with great service & great staff! Always eat here in Cancale, in my opinion it's the best!

Thank fujiama
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there as our no 1 and 2 chooses were fully booked and we weren't disappointed with their moules mariniére with frites. Staff were observant, quick and professional, although at times it felt a bit rushed, as if they wanted us to finish in order...More

Thank Thomas C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Place du Calvaire | 3,plaçe Du Calvaire, 35260 Cancale, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Cancale
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 89 61 61
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