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La Croix d'Or

83 rue de la Constitution, 50300 Avranches, France
+33 2 33 58 04 88
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheese board” (8 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
“rabbit” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
83 rue de la Constitution, 50300 Avranches, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is known that France is highly expensive. This is also, for it's quality. The place is great and nice staff.

Thank artcor
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This restaurant is beautifully atmospheric. The food is tasty and not expensive. There were many English people here, but the French ambience was maintained. We will definitely go back.

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We needed a quiet respite after battling the crowds at Mont-Saint-Michele. The Croix d'Or was ideal. The small town is on our route back to our home base in Port-en-Bessin. It was almost two when we arrived and the restaurant was crowded but room was...More

Thank ScarboroughFair
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had the menu of the day, €19 and €14.50 with no dessert. Excellent Amuse Bouche followed by outstanding starters. The main courses were good but slightly lacking in seasoning. Superb dessert, glass of wine expensive. Service was very good and friendly. Certainly good value...More

Thank hampers_12
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

From the moment you enter this charming restaurant you know you are going to be in for a special evening. Service is very old school with superb attention to detail - special praise to the excellant sommelier. Food was excellent from the canapés and amuse...More

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

If you love fine dining you will love this place,we chose the cheapest set menu 28.50,which from the canapes to explanation of the menu,was superb,the sommelier went out of his way to explain which wines compliment each course and never do you feel patronised,the food...More

Thank steve v
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We took the cheapest menu which costed 28.90 pp. This included choice of 4 entrés, choice of 4 main courses, free choice from around 20 different cheeses and free choice from the desserts. Wow, great food and fantastic value for money. Wine list looked great....More

Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We we just sight seeing and noticed the La Croix d'Or. There was something about the building that made us book or evening meal their. After deliberation we decided to eat of the 29 euro set 4 course menu. We have to say that the...More

Thank MikePShropshire
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant on a recommendation. The food was very good quality for the price. We did however find the speed of service a little slow even by rural Normandy standards.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 30 July 2017

after 2 years, it's still every bit as good as before. went with the menus again, and asked for advice on wine. don't know which was better, food or wine... I love how you get these little amuse bouche, and oh my god the cheese...More

Thank eline h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 rue de la Constitution, 50300 Avranches, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Manche  >  Avranches
  • Phone Number: +33 2 33 58 04 88
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