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La criee du Tomahawk

1 B quai de Tourville, 50550 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
+33 2 33 54 09 08
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“fruits de mer” (3 reviews)
“shellfish” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1 B quai de Tourville, 50550 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had booked in advance and the four of us had a good table in the veranda area. It was Tuesday lunchtime in mid-September and the place was packed. Waiting to order we had a bottle of refreshing dry cider. We chose the Tomahawk (named...More

Thank Minackman
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Owner is really a fisherman,he has also a fish shop and this restaurant. So you will enjoy the catch of the day :seafood and fish ,many customer come for the gargantuan ‘moules et frites’ . Oyster from Saint vaast is also an option Finally it’s...More

Thank Arthur E
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Delicious food fresh from the sea. The fishing boats are harbouring just a few steps away from the restaurant. The dinner experience was wonderful: Fresh, natural taste, not fancy, however fair prices. We've tried various menu to the full satisfaction of everyone. Staff is very...More

1  Thank SwissRD
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Delightful setting right by the harbour. We started with Oysters, followed by a trio of fish all complemented by a reasonably priced white wine. We were also impressed by the service. One can buy fish from the poissonnerie onsite as well. My wife thought it...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This restaurant is relaxed, serves very fresh seafood from the boats in the harbour opposite, the drinks are reasonably priced and nothing is too much trouble for the efficient staff. The crevette Gris were very free and my prawn fritters awesome, my husband had mackerel...More

Thank pammcnee1
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Light lunch soupe de Poisson and oysters. ST Vaast is renown for oysters so would be silly not to have them. Both very nice. For dinner we had scallops & Fruits de Mer. Reaĺly liked the fruits de mer because you can select what you...More

Thank Seadream123
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Situated right alongside the harbour, there was plenty of room and it had been recommended to me by a local. Very good it turned out to be. The service was prompt and friendly and we were greeted with a pichet of water and four large...More

Thank PeterPietro
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Probably been here over a dozen times over as many years. Unfortunately our last two visits have been incredibly disappointing. No longer are you guaranteed the freshest catch of the day but instead you ate presented with seemingly whatever they can find out of the...More

1  Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I treated my parents in-law to a lunch at the Tomahawk since I'd heard they did good fish and chips. It was the vacances scolaire and Halloween so there were quiet a few people around. When we went into the restaurant there were about ten...More

1  Thank kevinhayden
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This is the best place to have fish and chips with the family so much choice and all fresh. Excellent staff and fair prices make this restaurant a good choice for the whole family

Thank DevonJasper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 B quai de Tourville, 50550 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France (Formerly La criee du Tomahawk)
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Manche  >  Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue
  • Phone Number: +33 2 33 54 09 08
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