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Le Shaker

$$ - $$$French, ,
3 Quai Francois Tissard, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 23 24 26
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Wine Bar, Brew Pub, Diner
$$ - $$$
3 Quai Francois Tissard, 37400, Amboise, France
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very extensive wine/cocktails menu. Friendly service, and the view on the castle is invaluable, especially in the evening.

Thank amboseli
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Le Shaker is the nearest Bar/Restaurant to the campsite and on a warm, sunny, evening busy with locals and tourists enjoying good food and a wide range of drinks. Would happily go again. The owner was very friendly and spoke good english.

Thank Toby S
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

I was really excited to have a drink at this riverside bar, as it overlooks the Loire and the Château d'Amboise. The service was polite but slow. As it was hot, we thought we would try their "frozen strawberry daiquiris"... which was a tad ironic...More

Thank tiernan C
PASCALE B, Responsable relations clients at Le Shaker, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2017

Dear Customers, We are very disappointed about your stay with us. Unfortunately, the day of your visit, everything was going wrong mainly with the wasp infestation, general infestation in all the areas that nobody can't control, moreover the reason why, our bartender were looking after...More

Reviewed June 26, 2017

Just a short walk across the River from the Hotel d'Amboise to this gem of a cozy bar/restaurant with good food and welcoming staff. I wish the weather was such that we could have eaten outside and enjoyed the view as well as the food.

Thank Maureen O
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

You must visit this bar if you are planning a trip to Amboise. The location is brilliant although some might it difficult to find and the view from the bar of both the river and the grand chateau unsurpassed. You are handed the menu which...More

Thank DennisClar
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

The location of this cocktail bar is exceptional, which explains its attraction. We have not had a look inside, so can't comment on the interior, but in my opinion it only really makes sense to visit on a warm day when you can sit outside...More

Thank Steph1603
Reviewed May 25, 2017

This is an excellent place to sit outside, enjoy a glass of wine (or other adult beverage), and take in the peacefulness of the Loire River with a view of a chateau on the other side of the river. Food is good, but there are...More

Thank Randy N
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Exceptional Cocktails with good Bar Food. Sitting inside is nowhere near as GREAT when it's warm enough to sit outdoors. I would say it's EXCELLENT when you can sit outdoors on the river with a view of the Chateau d'Amboise.

Thank Veronica37380
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Weather wasn't great when we were in Amboise so not for sitting out but we had a very warm welcome here in the cosy bar. There is a huge cocktail menu as well as wines and beers. Staff were really friendly and we would definitely...More

Thank DevonWoolf
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Great spot for sipping giant cocktails and watch the sun set with the balloons over the castle. The drinks ok, although they do have a good variety. THey're not super strong in alcohol, but that's probably good considering their huge. The dessert was very good....More

Thank thelevines
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May 9, 2016|
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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May 19, 2015|
Response from PASCALE B | Property representative |
Yes we are open on monday from June to the end of August
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May 19, 2015|
Response from PASCALE B | Property representative |
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
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $17
French, Wine Bar, Brew Pub, Diner
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
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Quai Francois Tissard, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 23 24 26
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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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