Sprinkle your stay with some friendly, gourmet instants

Calvados abounds with ideas and places for you to relish in a taste of its delicious scallops, oysters, calvados, cheeses, Vire ‘andouille’ chitterling sausage, etc. Here are a few choice examples from our selection of seafront restaurants, where local fare has place of honour.

Normandy local foodspecialties – what to eat and drink in Calvados

Think of Normandy’s local food specialties on holiday in Calvados, and rich memories of all things apple, dairy and seafood come flooding back, every bit as vivid as the famous places you’ve visited.


Seafront restaurants andbars

Normandy’s best spots to enjoy a drink or a bite to eat on the beach, or nearby.


Where to enjoya taste of our cider and calvados

The heart of Calvados beats thanks to its apples


A 100% Calvadosmenu by a local chef

Try out the chef's typically Norman recipes, in his Calvados-based restaurant: scallops, apples, cheeses, 'andouille de Vire' tripe sausages...


Scallops: our masterchef's recipe

Scallop recipe


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