Gourmet stay in Caen
Would you like to discover the culinary specialities of Normandy during your stay? Discover all the must-sees near our hotel
Known for its bocage and its beautiful half-timbered houses, Normandy is also renowned for its culinary specialities!
We'll show you all the best ways to discover Normandy's culinary heritage near our hotel in the centre of Caen.
Book your hotel in the heart of Caen
Located in the city centre of Caen, our Best Western Royal Hotel*** is an ideal base for discovering Normandy and its culinary specialities!
The hotel's ideal location in the city centre allows you to visit Caen and access the restaurants and shops offering Norman culinary specialities.
You will also find nearby all the places of interest such as the medieval Caen with its castle or the Vaugueux district or the D-Day beaches.
The other advantages of our hotel for your stay:
- A concierge service so you don't have to worry about your luggage
- A secure underground car park opposite the hotel with specially negotiated rates for our guests (please report to reception before entering the car park)
- A bar, La Couronne, to discover local drinks!
Book in advance and benefit from an advantageous rate thanks to the Prepaid Rate, which can be cancelled up to one week before your stay (see details and conditions during online booking).
Save money on your reservation with the Best Western Rewards® loyalty programme: up to 10% discount all year round!
The best restaurants to eat local specialities
Le Boeuf & Cow
5 minutes walk from the hotel
Enjoy your meal with a magnificent view of the Saint-Pierre de Caen church, in a modern and warm atmosphere.
The restaurant offers fine Norman meat in all its forms (tartars, burgers, faux filet), but also the famous tripe from Ruault's in the style of Caen.
Address: 6 boulevard des Alliés, 14000 Caen
Restaurant Monsieur Louis
5 minutes walk from the hotel
Located in the heart of the city, this brasserie is a must in Caen!
Several local specialities are on the menu: duck foie gras with Normandy pommeau, Caen endives... But don't miss the house speciality: roast Normandy farm chicken.
Address: 11 place Saint-Sauveur, 14000 Caen
Where to buy and taste local specialities
Made in Calvados shop
Less than 5 minutes walk from the hotel
A delicatessen with 100% Norman products! You will find many specialities from the region: beers, ciders, Asnelle shortbread, Barnier sweets and many more!
Address: 12 rue Saint-Pierre, 1400 Caen
La Calvadosienne Oysters
30 minutes away from the hotel
La Calvadosienne opens the doors of its workshop and its oyster beds for you to discover the oyster farming profession and its products. Guided tour and tasting on site.
Address: Zone Conchylicole, 14960 Asnelles
A 30-minute drive from the hotel
Complete your getaway to Asnelles to discover the famous Normandy shortbread! Sit down in the shop's tea room to taste their shortbread with a drink. Possibility to visit the production workshop on reservation.
Address: Place Alexandre Stanier, 17 rue de Southampton, 14960 Asnelles
La Ferme de Billy
A 20-minute drive from the hotel
Want to discover the famous Norman cider? Head to La Ferme de Billy to discover all its secrets! Producer-harvester for more than 5 generations, come and visit its yards and cellars on a free tour. Possibility of tasting and direct sales.
The markets of Caen
Would you like to discover local products directly on the market stalls?
> Discover the markets of Caen