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Le Castelet

40, rue Saint-Lubin, 41000 Blois, France
+33 2 54 74 66 09
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Ranked #18 of 132 Restaurants in Blois
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $41
Hours:
Mon - Tue 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Home made food in menus that are changed four times a year. Junior and vegetable menus available. Specialized in Touraine cooking. Large wine list, some of them could be ordered by glass. Near Loire and castle.
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English first
Le Quiou, France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Monday and people turned away. Friendly and chatty service altho slow. No one seemed to mind. Old authentic decor w old frieze on stairs wall. Nice discounted bottle of touraine Rabelais red (lighting) and stout food. Presentation and seasoning could have been better and three bean veg accompaniment was a bit stewed. But all part of a good days paddling... More

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monmouthshire
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Recommended by the hotel as it is open on a Monday night, as finding restaurants that are open on Monday's can be a problem. It took some finding, but worth the effort. A traditional restaurant in the old part of the town, with good service, and nice choices. Very busy, but maybe because it was Monday. The food was above... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Visited on a week day evening during a week long Loire valley holiday. The positives were the service was very nice and the starters very tasty. Also the chocolate mouse very good. The place was quite old fashioned and the cuisine reflected that. My main course a very heavy pork and bean dish and one disappointing vegetarian main course which... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Le Castelet is a lovely restaurant tucked in a lovely old part of Blois. The meal we had there was home food style, but beautifully cooked and presented with quality ingredients and bags of flavour. Excellent service too. Would definitely recommend.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Managed to get a table here by booking late afternoon, having watched the stream of people who were disappointed through the evening we did well. Food was very nice, not too expensive for a main street in the tourist season, fabulous creme brulee!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This may be number #10 on TA, but it blew away the #3 in Blois,L'appart'the, for a mere $5 extra per person. See my review on L'apparthe for my adivce to avoid it. Now back to Le Castelet: Strange that the reviews all mention a 3 person family operation, where the husband "explains the entire menu to you", as he... More

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San Francisco, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The owner was very helpful translating the menu and we ordered a goat cheese salad and veal with vouvray. Both were very good. The veal was tender and delicious.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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92 reviews 92 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Dinner for three, reservation made at 8 pm. When arrived, only available table was the one reserved for us; restaurant is really small, and tables are close to each other, however, atmosphere is nice, clients are not talking in loud voice. Selected the three-step menu, ordered asparagus soup, jour of the day (fish, very well prepared) and mousse de chocolat.... More

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Whickham Tyne and Wear
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Along with two friends we passed Le Chatelet and with no prior knowledge of this restaurant we called in at 6,30pm and reserved a table for 8.00pm as we liked the variety of food on offer, Arriving at 8.00 pm we were pleased that we had booked as there were no spare tables We were not disappointed and between us... More

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Managed to get a table for dinner at this cosy bistro (it was Saturday, after all) by phoning in the morning. Place was full and humming by 20.30. Meal was excellent, as was service. A very pleasant experience.

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Additional Information about Le Castelet

Address: 40, rue Saint-Lubin, 41000 Blois, France
Phone Number: +33 2 54 74 66 09
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Loire Valley  >  Blois
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm  7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm  7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm  7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm  7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm  7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 41
Cuisine: French

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