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34 avenue de Grammont, 37000 Tours, France
0247667933
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
this kingfisher caught us

This is principally a fish restaurant, although my wife's steak was cooked to perfection.We were the only English speakers there-often a good sign. The dishes are well thought out and packed with flavour.There is a Euro 29 menu for 3 courses and our meals (we went twice) averaged just under Euro 90... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2014
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This is principally a fish restaurant, although my wife's steak was cooked to perfection.We were the only English speakers there-often a good sign. The dishes are well thought out and packed with flavour.There is a Euro 29 menu for 3 courses and our meals (we went twice) averaged just under Euro 90 with a decent bottle of local Chinon wine.... More 

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Bayside, New York, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We ate at this restaurant while on our France tour. Since we saw the trip advisor sticker on the window we were comfortable to try it out. The restaurant was small and quaint,. The staff was very helpful in guiding us to choose our selection since the menu was only in French. The food is incredible, very fresh,, and the... More 

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Lake Grove, NY
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61 reviews 61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

Four different local sources gave us this really good seafood restaurant near the beautiful Gare de Tours. Great menus chocked full of fresh seafood and BIG portions of delicious food. The vine list featured the best names of Loire at reasonable prices. Highly recommended!

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Paris, France
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

Au Martin Bleu has no atmosphere to talk about, sits on a street behind the beautiful railway station, has the future tram lines coming up in front of it.....in other words, it has nothing going for it but the EXCELLENT FOOD and its passionate chef! We ate there yesterday. Saturday lunch menu 19.50 entree, plat and dessert. The fish soup... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2011

Situated just behind the stunningly beautiful train station in the centre of Tours, this outstanding local restaurant is a real find. The food is local, mainly fish from the Loire, but also other local dishes which have often long been forgotten. The cooking is without additives, using only the finest ingredients especially butter and cream. It is not slimming! My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 34 avenue de Grammont, 37000 Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: 0247667933

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