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Restaurant le Cygne

8 rue Caventou, 62500 Saint-Omer, France
+33 3 21 98 20 52
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (22 reviews)
“mousse” (6 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
8 rue Caventou, 62500 Saint-Omer, France
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Our AbnB host suggested this place as the best place to eat in St. Omer. While we were actually expecting something quaint and low key, we entered an elegant if somewhat pretentious looking dining room. There is outdoor seating of course, and it is quite...More

Thank otoemec13
Reviewed 29 July 2018

What a wonderful experience. Excellent food, good wine list and attentive staff. We chose Restaurant Le Cygne based on Trip Adviser reviews. It didn't disappoint. You can see that the staff work hard (literally) to provide a friendly but professional service. We couldn't fault the...More

Thank VandR2013
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Impressive kitchen with very reasonably prices menu's. Wines also excellent and not expensive. Vaux le détour!

Thank Gajus2014
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We enjoyed our meal at Le Cygne, but were disappointed that they didn't have any foie gras the night we went. The food was very good though and the little amuse bouche tasty. It is clearly trying to be a top quality smart restaurant and...More

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We ate here for dinner last night. We had the foix gras for an entree and the grilled turbot for mains. We received an amuse bush prior to the starters. The wine list was quite extensive and we chose an Alsace wine. The service could...More

Thank Julsa55
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We walked in off the street to be greeted like old friends. Food, service and ambience of the highest quality. We tried the vegetarian 3-courses, all of which were superb, original and extremely tasty. Wine was a god price. Unobtrusive staff were there when needed,...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We ate here about 18 years ago. We were impressed with everything presented by the previous owners. This time we found the service did not compliment the the marvellous food and venue. The service was rushed and almost surly. Attentive , sensitive and engaging it...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Just 40 minutes drive from the port of Calais is one of the most joyous places to eat. This restaurant has never failed to deliver on food, atmosphere and service and my most recent visit excelled and exceed my expectation. We chose from the 33E...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We had the fish entree (terrine) and then the fish plat de jour. This was a chunky, flakey piece of cod on a colourful selection of beautifully steamed and cooked vegetables. These included an unusual white radish. We had iles flottantes for dessert; this came...More

Thank Welshie_on_tour
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

On a day 'booze cruise' trip and drove to St Omer for a visit. Having parked up we passed this restaurant and decided to give it go. What a great result. Fantastic food well prepared and presented. The staff were attentive but gave us plenty...More

Thank Paul C
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7 March 2018|
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Response from patrickcaen | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I do believe that option is available. As they say on their website : "Faites nous part uniquement de vos intolérances. Le chef s’occupe de vous préparer un moment d’exception" (= Let us know about your intolerancies... More
7 March 2018|
Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, but don't believe French restaurants in general cater for people with food allergies particularly well.
Kathy S
25 April 2016|
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Response from MightyToad | Reviewed this property |
Closed Monday to my recollection, as are many French establishments. I don't think Gluten Free features on the menu , but it may be worth e.mailing, via their web site. The new management may have included this in an update.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$76
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue Caventou, 62500 Saint-Omer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Saint-Omer
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 98 20 52
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Close to the cathedral, the chef offers a seasonal menu prepared using fresh seasonal products. Several menus are available from €18 to €47. We can accommodate groups of 4 to 40 people. We have independent and private spaces for your events (seminars, communions, weddings...) Near the city center you will find a parking space easily. During sunny days you can enjoy our terrace in front of the fountain of the Swan.
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