Our Guide to Normandy

Activities for Food Lovers Musée de Camembert (in Vimoutiers) Delicious Normandy Food Tours (in Bayeux) Restaurants Le Vauban (in Port-en-Bessin-Huppain) Auberge le Clos Saint Julien (in Saint-Julien-sur-Calonne) Manoir de la Drôme (in Balleroy) Restaurant La Sapinière (in Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer) La Rotonde (in Port-en-Bessin-Huppain) […]

Auberge le Clos Saint Julien

This rural French auberge, located in the beautiful Norman countryside near Pont l’Évêque, offers fresh, classical French cuisine prepared by chef/owner, Nicolas Vincent. The rustic half-timbered dining room is cosy and lit with a big […]

La Fromagerie de Bayeux

Peggy and Jérémy Thomas are no strangers to the cheese business. Jérémy, an artisan fromager, spent several years learning the ins and outs of the business at his uncle’s cheese shop in Paris (the now closed […]

Saturday Market in Bayeux

Every Saturday morning, rain or shine, la Place Saint Patrice, which serves as a parking lot during the rest of the week, transforms into a bustling weekly market. The entire perimeter of the square is […]

Pâtisserie la Reine Mathilde

A lavish pastry case lines one wall of this delightful pâtisserie and tea salon located on the busy rue Saint Martin, in the center of Bayeux. The multicolored frescoes, painted clouds and gilded decor preserve […]