Things to see and do - Cancale
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Cancale Travel guide
Cancale : Michelin's recommendations
Has anyone not heard of the oysters from this famous centre of oyster farming? A fishing port, the town has views, beaches, oyster-beds and everything else a summer visitor could want to make for a successful holiday.
Tourist attractions Cancale : Things to see and do
Since 1890, this pretty name has been used to refer to the stretch of coast between the bays of Mont-St-Michel (St Michael's Mount) and St-Brieuc. You can admire wonderful panoramic views at Pointe du Grouin and Cap Fréhel, the coast's most grandiose..
The headland commands a sweeping view which extends from Cap Fréhel to Granville and Mont-St-Michel bay, with the Îles Chausey in the distance. Facing the Pointe du Groin, the Île des Landes is a bird sanctuary and nature reserve, home to common shel..
Pointe du Hock
On both sides of the Tip of Hock, the Customs Officers' Footpath is suspended over the shore. There are many sights: the oyster bed at the bottom of the cliff, the Cancale Rock, the tip of the Chaîne facing Cancale Rock.
4 Quai Thomas F - 35260 Cancale
Le Continental is located on Cancale harbour, close to the Oyster Parks and 17 km from Saint-Malo. It offers rooms with en-suite bathrooms, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi internet access. Le Continental’s restaurant, L'Ormeau, specialises in fish and s..
7 Quai Duguay Trouin F - 35260 Cancale
Prix Prices from : 69 €
Ideally located in the harbour of Cancale, Le Querrien is 47 km from the Mont Saint-Michel. It offers a restaurant and free Wi-Fi access. Recently renovated, Le Querrien offers comfortable rooms combining a navy-inspired decoration and a modern eleg..
61 Avenue du Général de Gaulle F - 35260 Cancale
Prix Prices from : 53 €
The Alghotel is located in Cancale, a 15-minute walk from the port. The accommodation offers a spa area where you can enjoy a variety of beauty treatments and massages. Each design guest room has a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a private b..
7 quai Thomas F - 35260 Cancale
On the port of Cancale, Breizh Café has only one motto: "a different take on crêpes." After all it was born in Japan! The owner, Bertrand Larcher, was the first to export Brittany's galette (buckwheat pancakes) to Tokyo, and several Japan..
19 quai Gambetta F - 35260 Cancale
A pleasant establishment on the waterfront, looking out over the bay. The finest quality seafood, including Cancale's renowned oysters.
4 quai Thomas F - 35260 Cancale
The aptly named Ormeau is a delight for fish and seafood fans. Tuck into a platter of oysters from Cancale, a dory fillet or indeed abalone (the restaurant's namesake) in an elegant interior with wood panelling, mirrors and a view of the fishing boat..
7 quai Gambetta F - 35260 Cancale
Named after the famous French corsair Robert Surcouf, this pretty little bistro on the harbour is riding on the crest of a wave! In a marine inspired decor (opt for a table upstairs where you will have a better view of the bay), tuck into tasty seafo..
7 quai Thomas F - 35260 Cancale
When Brittany meets Japan... Upstairs from a crêperie, with which it is associated, this gourmet restaurant is led by a Japanese chef! His Franco-Japanese cooking is as meticulous as it is appealing. This is also like the interior, which transports y..
Lieu-dit Le Buot F - 35260 Cancale
Flawlessly fresh fish and seafood, sprinkled with a judicious mixture of spices: the shadow of Olivier Roellinger hovers over this establishment and the menu pays tribute to his creations. A large airy dining room overlooking the seaside garden. Fine..
4 rue Ernest-Lamort F - 35260 Cancale
The charming little port of Cancale has fishermen's houses and salty sea air. This seaside restaurant overlooking the bay serves up fish, shellfish and seafood in tasty, meticulous dishes. Good value for money.