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Auberge des ecuyers

55, rue St.Nicolas | Tel : 02 41 51 26 38, Saumur, France
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Ranked #17 of 91 restaurants in Saumur
Cuisines: French
Most recent review
- Jul 20, 2014
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
White Rock, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

A food from Saumur is fouees and this restaurant features them in it's menu. Freshly baked for each order they arrive at the table hot and inviting with delicious fillings. The galipettes (mushrooms) were the best I've ever eaten. The service was good, the ambience convivial and the patio adequate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This restaurant was recommended to is by our hotel (Le Londres) and we liked it so much we went back! Must tries are the fouees- puffy wood oven baked bread, like pita, that you slice open and fill up from a tray of goat cheese, rilettes, beans, herbed butter and more. I loved the galipettes 3 ways-mushroom caps topped with... More

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Hythe, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We were walking down the road looking for somewhere to eat and there were at least six restaurants one after the other. We chose this place as it had an authentic food fired pizza oven and looked welcoming and had a lot of outside seating as well as being packed inside. Very friendly woman came to serve us ( not... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I've never heard of "fouee" before my french friend took us to this place for lunch. She explained us that fouee is very traditional and typical of this region, French Loire. When we opened the door, there were already plenty of people having lunch so we have to wait for a while. The atmosphere is very warm, cozy and welcoming.... More

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Saumur, France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Saumur has one local specialty 'fouees', a small 'bubble of bread' that you can stuff with different sauces and cream, goat cheese, 'lardons', local beans, etc... You need to try them if you go to Saumur and this is the best place to do it in the city. Very friendly staff, good fouee and very good pizzas, beef and fries.... More

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We were recommended this place by the reception of our Hotel(Ibis Styles) as being a traditional local cuisine Restaurant, i must admit it was worth the 15 minute walk, the food was wonderful, it has a Pizza Oven in the middle of the Restaurant where they produced the most fantastic bread (try as a dessert with the Chocolate and Caramel... More

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