Top Choice Patisserie in Bayeux

La Reine Mathilde

This sumptuously decorated patisserie and salon de thé (tearoom), ideal for a sweet breakfast or a relaxing cup of afternoon tea, hasn’t changed much since it was built in 1898.
Italian in Bayeux

La Rapière

Housed in a late-1400s mansion composed of stone walls and big wooden beams, this atmospheric restaurant specialises in Normandy staples such as terrines, duck and veal with Camembert. The various fixed-price menus …
Norman in Bayeux

Le Pommier

At this romantic restaurant, delicious Norman classics include steamed pollock and Caen-style tripe. A vegetarian menu – a rarity in Normandy – is also available, with offerings such as gratinée of polenta with gril…
French in Bayeux

L’Assiette Normande

This rustic eatery is about straightforward French food – meat, fish and oysters – at reasonable prices. Kids under 12 get a half portion at half price.
Food Market in Bayeux


Stalls sell farm-fresh edibles at place St-Patrice (Saturday morning) and right in front of the tourist office (Wednesday morning).
Modern French in Bayeux


On a street lined with restaurants, Alchimie has a simple but elegant design that takes nothing from the beautifully presented dishes. Choose from the day's specials listed on a chalkboard menu, which might include …
Modern French in Bayeux

Au Ptit Bistrot

Near the cathedral, this friendly, welcoming eatery whips up creative, beautifully prepared dishes that highlight the Norman bounty without a lick of pretension. Recent hits include chestnut soup, duck breast and bu…