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L'ESTAMINET

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14 r abbaye, 37600 Loches, France
+33247593547
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good French cuisine, untouristy and very good value

We had a lovely meal in this typically French restaurant. The menu was varied, and very good value. The food was tasty, well cooked, and beautifully presented. It felt like a really local, old fashioned but lovely place to eat. Highly recommended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2011
nhookey
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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  • Local cuisine
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English first
Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We were initially lured to this establishment by a well scripted, written in English, pamphlet from the local tourist office. This pamphlet depicted a traditional French bistro, run with a personal touch by a local proprietor. It suggested a picturesque setting adjacent to a quaint eglise and a warm, welcoming atmosphere, open to patrons of all nationalities. It further hinted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

We walked across the canal and botanical fields from Loches to the village of Beaulieu. This is a village that can easily be strolled with narrow lanes and streets and old buildings that are just right for the camera. After a couple of hours getting an appetite we stopped at L'Estaminet for lunch. We ate inside as the weather was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011

The food was bad,very bad. This restaurant smells very dirty. Don't go!

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2011

We had a lovely meal in this typically French restaurant. The menu was varied, and very good value. The food was tasty, well cooked, and beautifully presented. It felt like a really local, old fashioned but lovely place to eat. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14 r abbaye, 37600 Loches, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Loire Valley  >  Loches
  • Phone Number: +33247593547

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 30
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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