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25 bis avenue de grammont, 37000 Tours, France
0247201515
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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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
Classic French cuisine, fish a speciality

In Tours for the (very good) Vitiloire wine fair, this was an ideal restaurant for lunch. The dishes were all excellent, with a special mention for the fish. Oysters were excellent quality and the service was friendly and attentive. To be repeated.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
Julia H
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Paris, France
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Very big restaurant, pretty informal, where it's possible to eat standard courses. Food, service and price in the average.

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Paris, France
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

In Tours for the (very good) Vitiloire wine fair, this was an ideal restaurant for lunch. The dishes were all excellent, with a special mention for the fish. Oysters were excellent quality and the service was friendly and attentive. To be repeated.

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Chevanceaux, France
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I've given this restaurant, which is a short walk from my house, 3 tries, both for lunch and dinner. Although I can live with the indifferent service, the food is just not very good--it's tired and uninspired. The last time I went was for moules frites night and sadly, the frites seemed very much like they were frozen and came... More 

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Lewes, DE
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This place was recommended by our B&B and it was really good. We arrived in Tours on a Sunday night when a lot of restaurants are closed. We really enjoyed it.

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Oxford
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This place has a deservedly high reputation, especially for its fish. I am not a fan of seafood in general, but I have now been here twice and will be back. This time I enjoyed grilled wild salmon with endives/chicory which was exceptional: the salmon was very fresh and the combination of crunchy uncooked chicory with tasty braised chicory complemented... More 

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Cravant, France
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38 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

A pre-Christmas lunch with friends at La Chope in Tours. A large pre-booked group of 25, who belong to a bi-lingual association of French and English. For us, our first visit. But some there are regulars. After this experience so will we be. Absolutely first rate. Exceptional quality and value. We had an advance choice to make of two menus... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

On reading other reviews I think we may just have been unlucky. The starters and dessert were fine but the main course of black cod was overcooked, chewy and just unpleasant. Coupled with the very surly service this was not a good experience. This restaurant was recommended to us by a tour guide but we had better (and cheaper) meals... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

After an awful day this was the perfect tonic. 55.90 euros for two. Very good main course. Michelin star standard Creme brûlée. Good wine and aperitifs. A bargain. Little wonder this place has survived over a century.

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

we were so impressed by this restaurant. the food was excellent and the staff so professional. we would certainly recommend it

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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157 reviews 157 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We stumbled upon this place by accident and what a find! Staffed by waiters in formal dress we were the only English speakers there. The food is outstanding. My wife's salmon and my veal were flavours to be remembered for a very long time. All this topped off with a dessert of cooked pineapple of the highest quality Highly recommended

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Address: 25 bis avenue de grammont, 37000 Tours, France
Phone Number: 0247201515
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours

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  • Address: 25 bis avenue de grammont, 37000 Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: 0247201515

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