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La Fourchette

) #5 of 72 Restaurants in Amboise $$ - $$$ French, , Healthy
9 rue Malebranche, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 6 11 78 16 98
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Pub, Healthy, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9 rue Malebranche, 37400, Amboise, France
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Reviewed June 16, 2017

Small very pleasant restaurant off the beaten track. Good ambience, small menu but from our experience this indicates freshly cooked to order food , Value for money, excellent imaginative cuisine. A great find in a popular tourist area.

Thank Meldrews2016
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate, apparently, to find this restaurant just as a table became free and to sneak in without a reservation. It is compact & bijou with a small outside street seating area and has a nice feel to it. The chef & waitress single...More

Thank jrapeter
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here as recommended by local liquor store. Excellent food made on the premises. Great value

Thank Ray M
Reviewed May 29, 2017

The restaurant is small. The menu is limited. What that means is the chef has lovingly prepared something fresh, interesting and delicious. This is the kind of restaurant you hope to find when you travel -- locally sourced food and wine served by people whose...More

1  Thank J'Adore-Voyager
Reviewed May 28, 2017

New owners, young chef and great menu of locally sourced ingredients. We came on a rainy day and enjoyed a prix-fixe three course menu consisting of fish, salad and desert. Service was excellent.

Thank Klapl
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

It is not hard to see why at this price point La Fourchette gets top ratings. The place is small with only 18 seats inside. The waiting staff have nice attitude and the food interesting. The local restaurant map I obtained showed this as a...More

1  Thank ADxexpat
Reviewed May 19, 2017

A truly wonderful dining spot for supper. Very small family-run restaurant. Just off Rue Nationale. Be sure to make reservations as the restaurant is small and fills up (for good reason). Service was great and the food superb. I was able to speak with the...More

Thank rlrobles5
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant. You need reservations. Welcoming staff. Limited menu but each dish was excellent...beautiful presentation and delicious flavors. Cosy environment. Excellent value for money. We would definitely return.

Thank happytraveler492015
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

The food was wonderful. We had a wonderful monk fish and the pork. All was wonderful including the desserts.

Thank smurer2016
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We ate at La Fourchette on April 18th. The food was excellent. The restaurant has new owners, but has maintained the quality of food and ambiance that was established under previous management. A young couple now runs the whole restaurant and they do a fine...More

1  Thank irmo11
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July 12, 2016|
Response from LaurenJourney | Reviewed this property |
I had our hotel make the resersvation as I could not find web or email address. Here is address and phone: 9 rue Malebranche +33 6 11 78 16 98
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $35
French, Pub, Healthy, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 rue Malebranche, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 6 11 78 16 98
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Tel: 00 33 6 11 78 16 98
Opened three months ago
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