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L'Ancree des Artistes

35 rue Nationale, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 23 18 11
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“cocotte” (5 reviews)
“crepes” (10 reviews)
“hot stone” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
35 rue Nationale, 37400, Amboise, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is small and charming, and serves excellent french country food. It is always a sign of quality to find some of the locals enjoying the place and that is what we did here. Good local Loire wine like a red Chinon to go...More

Thank Ptm27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had 5 of us (including 3 teens) in the off-season. Only other patrons to enter were locals. Tiny restaurant (@ 30 seats total) in really cool old building. Our young waiter was fantastic. Cheeses and wine and cider were all great. Kids even liked...More

Thank EHChar
Reviewed February 16, 2018

I did a fair amount of research prior to arriving in Amboise and this place wasn't even on my radar. We ended up here after the restaurant we were originally trying to eat at was full for the night and we could not have been...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Small charming place in the city center of Amboise, try cocotte or meat on pierrade, you can cook meat yourself at the table! Cozy atmposhere with a piano, they probably play some jazz music during some days of the week.

Thank bluem0nday
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Amboise was teaming with people yesterday (mid August) and this restaurant was a quiet refuge. We realky enjoyed the food - charcuterir plates and savoury crepes, the wine selection was small but nice and prices reasonable.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Spotted this after trying to find somewhere off the main tourist drag, and glad we did. Sat outside on a big wooden table - foie gras and a platter of charcuterie followed by a pierrade ( hot stone where you cook your own meat) ....More

Thank HampshireFamily2014
Reviewed August 9, 2017

In a heavy August downpour, we took refuge in this charming restaurant which specializes in crepes, cocottes, and grills. My colleague enjoyed a grillade of beef sur pierrade, which he pronounced excellent; my own cocotte was less convincing. Together with two coffees and a carafe...More

1  Thank Peter V
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Great concepts for a nice dining experience just not quite done well enough. We had a pleasant meal on a Saturday night as we had the foresight to book as it's a very small restaurant. The jazz music appealed to us but the reality was...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed March 27, 2017

As every place in Amboise , people are extremelly nice , food was well prepared , very cozy and simple place , we had a very pleasant dinner .

Thank alexiafields
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Loved cooking our meat & veggies at the table on a slate rock stove. Yum! The salads are big and magnificent!

Thank Jennifer S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 rue Nationale, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 23 18 11
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