Here is a short list of some of the best spots we recommend for eating or drinking near our accommodations. Be aware that for the restaurants it is very highly recommended, if not obligatory, to book well in advance!


Chez François

A must experience in Genêts, the famous, traditional french restaurant located in the heart of Genêts. At Chez François savor quality local products, home-cooked with recipes from François' grandmother!

In an old-fashioned decor combining charm and good humor, François presents you with your meat before grilling it in his large fireplace in front of your table.

2 Rue Jérémie, GENETS
Closed wednesdays and thursdays

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La Crêperie des Grèves

This charming restaurant in Vains offers excellent crepes, pancakes and typical Norman dishes designed with local products, as well as seafood.

At the Crêperie des Grèves you will be very well received and sure to enjoy quality, homemade cuisine.

2 route de la Côte, VAINS
Closed tuesdays and wednesdays

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La Pause des Genêts

An unusual restaurant in the village of Genêts, La Pause des Genêts offers gourmet cuisine in an original and bohemian decor.

Relax in the superb garden with its heated terrace.

11 rue de l'Entrepont, GENETS
Closed mondays, tuesdays and wednesdays

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Poissonnerie Rocavi

The best fishmonger in the area according to local fishermen and also a very good restaurant! At the Poissonnerie Rocavi enjoy a good seafood platter with a glass of white wine or treat yourself to their fish and chips with a good glass of cider!

The fishmonger offers a wide choice of fish, seafood and nice homemade dishes for take away.

71 Pl. Charles de Gaulle, SAINT-PAIR-SUR-MER
Closed mondays

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Le Relais Vainquais

In Vains, in a warm and family setting, Le Relais Vainquais offers traditional homemade cuisine with meat and fish specialties.

A large, friendly, old-fashioned room with its fireplace and its bar/tobacco area and small grocery store.

8 route de la Côte, VAINS
Closed mondays and tuesdays

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La Fabbrica

This friendly Italian restaurant serves very good and generous homemade pasta dishes made with their copper pasta machine.

A nicely decorated restaurant located in the port of Granville.

49 Rue du Port, GRANVILLE
Closed sundays and mondays

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Avant L'heure Café

This original and vibrant restaurant located on a quaint street in the heart of Granville welcomes you in a friendly and intimate atmosphere.

Enjoy world fusion cuisine with a new menu every week and brunch specialities.

44 Rue des Juifs, GRANVILLE
Closed mondays and tuesdays

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La Grange de Tom

A cozy restaurant with terrace and view of the bay, proposing meat, fish, seafood and regional dishes.

La Grange de Tom offers homemade dishes made with fresh seasonal produce.

40 Rte des Falaises, CHAMPEAUX
Closed tuesdays and wednesdays

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Le Bistrot de Pierre

Le Bistrot de Pierre offers homemade french dishes at good value for money in their friendly restaurant.

5 Rue du Général de Gaulle, AVRANCHES
Closed sundays and mondays

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Fast food /Take away

French Burger Club

The French Burger Club offers fresh, artisanal local products. The burgers and fries are excellent using French meat, they even have a children's menu.

It's not a sit down restaurant, you order from the gentlemen in the hole in the wall and go enjoy your burger for example in the pretty garden at the top of the ramparts just behind!

7 Rue Des Fossés, AVRANCHES
Closed tuesdays and monday lunch

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JP Sushi

Very good sushi bar, serving sushi made with vinegared rice, sashimi, miso, hot dishes and desserts all made on site by a very friendly team.

Direct takeaway or to order.

5 Rue du Pot d'Etain, AVRANCHES
Closed sundays and wednesdays

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Trattoria Patton

For good pizzas this is the place to go, Trattoria Patton has a wide choice of homemade pizzas to enjoy on site or to take away.

They also serve salads, platters, à la carte meats and other slate suggestions.

20 Place Patton, AVRANCHES
Closed tuesdays and wednesdays

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Maison Montagu

La Maison Montagu is a nice and cozy place for a good homemade snack.

In a nice setting, enjoy cold or toasted sandwiches, quiches, salads and homemade desserts.

64 Rue de la Constitution, AVRANCHES
Closed sunday and monday

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Coffee houses and tea rooms

Prose Café

Bookshop and coffee house, Prose Café is a wonderful place to relax with an excellent coffee, a good herbal tea or cold drink, whilst enjoying the lovely cakes which are a delight.

Catherine is great value, with her interesting and fun personality, she welcomes you to this cozy and bright place, tastefully decorated, with a fine selection of second-hand books. And she speaks excellent english!

10 Rue Saint-Gaudens, AVRANCHES
Opens as of 10am. Closed mondays and tuesdays. Sundays ppens as of 2:30pm

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A La Marquise des Presles

The famous master chocolate maker Yver chocolatier has been offering pastries and chocolates of exceptional quality for 3 generations.

The tea room proposes delicious treats, pastries, chocolates, macaroons and artisanal ice creams. You can also find their ice creams on the casino square near the beach.

Boutique et glacier au 26 Rue Lecampion, GRANVILLE
Yver Glacier au Plat Gousset, GRANVILLE

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