Restaurants

French in Caen

Café Mancel

In the same building as the Musée des Beaux-Arts, stylish Café Mancel serves up delicious, traditional French cuisine – everything from pan-fried Norman-style beefsteak to hearty Caen-style tripes. Has a lovely sun …
Modern French in Caen

À Contre Sens

A Contre Sens’s stylish interior and serene atmosphere belie the hotbed of seething creativity happening in the kitchen. Under the helm of chef Anthony Caillot, meals are thoughtfully crafted and superbly presented.…
Burgers in Caen

L'Atelier du Burger

Near the end of bar-lined rue Écuyere, this place whips up juicy, thick burgers piled high with guacamole, grilled onions and other toppings. There's also a veggie option (though no patty, just grilled vegetables). …
Vietnamese in Caen

Sa Se Su

When you need a break from foie gras, Sa Se Su has the antidote, with delicious bowls of bun bo (rice noodles mixed with lettuce, carrots, coriander, and topped with beef, chicken or shrimp). It's a friendly, local …
French in Caen

Le Bouchon du Vaugueux

The giant wine cork marks the spot at this tiny bistrot gourmande (gourmet bistro), which matches creative modern cooking with a first-rate wine selection (from €4 a glass), sourced from small producers all over Fra…