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Le Shaker

$$ - $$$French, ,
3 quai Francois Tissard, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 23 24 26
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (5 reviews)
“cheese plate” (4 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
French, Wine Bar, Brew Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3 quai Francois Tissard, 37400, Amboise, France
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed October 25, 2018

We prefer to travel in the off season, usually before schools get out or in the fall, when the colors change. This also helps that that crowds are less overwhelming. This gave us an advantage as we were able to get a riverside table, (ok...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Anthony P
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous spot on the island with a picture perfect view of the château. Lovely and sunny, great cocktails and yummy meals.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HughOz
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

We were walking into the town when we passed this place and there was a vacant table overlooking the river. I could do a burger said P and so we sat down. The large menu had several pages devoted to cocktails, several more devoted to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank W5485GMrobertw
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This cafe is in a great location - on one bank of the Loire, overlooking the Chateau on the other side of the river. We went there to try the place as we spotted it from the Chateau side of the river. We ordered a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Normasnokas
PASCALE B, Responsable relations publiques at Le Shaker, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Dear Sir I understood your disappointment about the burger. I assured you we did our best. Twice we cooked the burger 180 GR charolais meat CAN'T be returned as a brown boiled meat ! Twice we brought back the meat with a new coleslaw, new...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Visited for a pre dinner cocktail. Hostess was extremely friendly and made sure we didn’t have the sun on us ( extremely hot evening). The menu , whilst not huge looked good, so we stayed to eat. Great location overlooking the river. Food lovely, would...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bertilincoln
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Well, what a great location for a bar. Overlooking the Loire across to the main part of Saumur and the chateau. The drinks have to be seen to be believed. Don't expect your normal fancy-dancy cocktail glasses. The drinks here are served in proper flower...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Argadargada
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We arrived at Le Shaker as it has a great view of the local Chateau. It had a very basic snack menu but we were happy to sacrifice on quality for the view. On arrival there were two tables by the river available. A sign...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank luke4487
PASCALE B, Responsable relations publiques at Le Shaker, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Dear Luke I understood very well your disappointment but even the location is great there are rules / No push chair by the river because of security rules. Tables by the river are available only for two people and no more..... By the way, you...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018

I ordered a pina colada, which in the menu specifies "lait" which is "milk" in english. The cocktail I received was with coconut liqueur, not coconut milk and the taste difference left me dissatisfied. I did not enjoy the drink at all, I did try...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank JennaLund
PASCALE B, Responsable relations clients at Le Shaker, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Dear Madam As I explained to you, we use coconut liquor in the pinacolada with fresh pineapple and Clement 55° rhum. I understood you were disappointed with the coconut liquor and I suggested you any other cocktail to be served instead of this drink. You...More

Reviewed June 13, 2018

This bar has the most unfriendly staff I have ever encountered. I would not recommend anyone to go to this bar, if they want a relaxing night out.More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Vilde G
PASCALE B, Responsable relations clients at Le Shaker, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Dear Madam, It's extremely RUDE to create your tripadvisor address while you haven't been our "customer" You had been repulsed from our bar as all of your friends because you were totally DRUNK - plastered - when you arrived, handing bottles and glasses, walking in...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Great choice for an apéritif on the terrace overlooking the Loire River and Amboise castle. Quiet location, friendly service, great view!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 722jd
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cipanema22
May 9, 2016|
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Response from PASCALE B | Property representative |
Bonjour, merci pour l'intérêt que vous portez à notre établissement. Nous sommes ouverts tous les jours de la semaine désormais et il n'est pas nécessaire de réserver en semaine Dans l'attente d'avoir le plaisir de vous... More
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drphibes20
May 19, 2015|
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Yes we are open on monday from June to the end of August
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LE SHAKER is open on Monday from the 25th of May till the end of August and from 4 pm every sunday afternoon. Brunch time from 11 am every Sunday from June to August Looking forward to welcoming you very soon Yours... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $16
Cuisine
French, Wine Bar, Brew Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 quai Francois Tissard, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Indre-et-Loire  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 23 24 26
  • E-mail
Description
Le Shaker Bar Cocktail Lounge Ice Cream Parlour Open daily FROM 11.30 AM TO 2.00 PM except Mondays in the low season from 6 pm to 3 am 4 am at weekends BRUNCH Sunday morning in season, from 11 pm Located in the heart of Amboise, on the Ile d’Or, the establishment is within easy walking distance of many downtown hotels. Open for 22 years, in a warm friendly Cuban decor, a team of professionals receives you every day except Mondays in the off season. Jean-Francois Born, a member of l’Association des Barmen de France and the International Bartenders Association, blessed World Champion of Cocktails in Rome, will advise you of the 140 cocktails list. Home of individuals and groups. The terrace on the banks of the Loire, facing Am- boise castle is the appointment of 7 to 77 dice on sunny days. Permanent deck heated in mid-season. English - Spanish - Italian spoken Terrace on the banks of the Loire facing the castle - Free parking Prices a la carte - Special conditions for groups Cocktail bar - Ice cream sundaes - Mouthwatering desserts - Snacks available from 6 pm to 3 am daily American pool Theme evenings on thursday Organisation of cocktail parties or dinner buffets on request Possibilities for taking «walking people» home Laureat 2016 Certificat d’Excellence
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