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La Bigouden

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3, rue du Grand-Marche, 37000 Tours, France
02.47.64.21.91
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good comfort food

The staff is nice, welcoming and efficient, good range of classic choices on the menu, good location in the historic quarter, prices are standard. Maybe the best crepes place in town, always a delight to come bac for some nice French comfort food !

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 15, 2015
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France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The staff is nice, welcoming and efficient, good range of classic choices on the menu, good location in the historic quarter, prices are standard. Maybe the best crepes place in town, always a delight to come bac for some nice French comfort food !

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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151 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Great traditional Bretain crepes, good service, good prices, a very good experience overall for a fast meal

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Hove, United Kingdom
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42 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I stopped here for a lunch crepe, which was served quickly, with lovely fresh ingredients and a smile. It is important to be early at lunchtime as things can become crowded, especially as tables are close together. But, overall, a great place to eat, with excellent cider and very good prices.

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Tours, France
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18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Solid creperie in the center of old Tours with great service, excellent food and also cider from Bretagne. I have visited for both dinner and lunch and both times the food was good, the service was prompt, and the ambience was lively. This is the go to spot for locals for lunch so it can be a bit busy but... More 

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yorkshire
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35 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Great little creperie just off Place Plumereau which is the heart of the old town of Tours. Excellent crepes, varied menu, warm welcome and great prices : 2 pancakes, 1 pichet of cider, 1 pichet of wine and 2 espresso coffee for €27. Brilliant.

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Creperies can't go very wrong with what they offer, and so often I'm unimpressed by their fayre. But La Bigouden is different. There's a wonderful choice of interesting and unusual fillings, you can taste the quality of the ingredients they use. Super service with really friendly owners, tasty cider to accompany the dishes and there's so much choice there's something... More 

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Stockport
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Went on the recommendations from here and was not disappointed, the location is perfect for people watching and a view of the old timber houses, the service was young, lively and a little flirty, which made a change from some of the surliness we have got elsewhere Pancakes were great except mine, ordered Indianne, got Diane, so chicken liver instead... More 

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Sammamish, Washington
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106 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Tried this small creperie located in the old part of Tours and we really liked it. Great choice of buckwheat crepes (meal crepes) and white flour (dessert crepes). Their cider in pichet is very good. Everything we ordered was very good too and well presented. The staff is very friendly and professional. If you want to sit outside, you need... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Sweet or savoury all taste great! Fast, efficient and delicious. Awesome salad choices to accompany the crepes.

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Tours
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Have lived in Tours for 16 years and saw this on TripAdvisor. Ideal for en famille, or en couple. Lunchtime was busy but we were welcomed in. Excellent service. The range of main courses for crepes sarasin was superb. Broad range of salads also. Desserts crepe - broad range, as was their ice creams. Frankly for the price of €10... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3, rue du Grand-Marche, 37000 Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: 02.47.64.21.91

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20

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