We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Les Banquettes Rouges

Unclaimed

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service

Location and contact

Reviews (480)
Filter reviews
70 results
Traveler rating
47
21
2
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
47
21
2
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chocolate sponge rabbit quenelle creme brulee steak ice cream kind waiter interesting menu the main square taste buds lovely meal old town pike hare france brandy tender
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 70 reviews
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Took the family to dinner here as a birthday dinner. The food was wonderful (hare and partridge recommended), and the service was friendly and helpful. The desserts were also fantastic, with the chocolate sponge and creme brulee trilogy particularly good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 996JamesM996
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We encountered this restaurant while looking for a different place. We were drawn in by the warm atmosphere, the fact that the place was nearly full of what appeared to be locals, and by the very appealing menu. The service was very good, and the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Culture18462771268
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We dined here on two consecutive evenings. Warm welcome. Booking essential because the restaurant is popular for good reason. The two course menu was a little more expensive than other places but we shared the generous starter and dessert. Delicious extras too. Tables are close...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 971elizabethb
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We tried to have lunch here but it wasn't to be. Back for dinner and no disappointment. My taste buds thought it was their birthday! Delicious combinations and flavours I'd never encountered before. Great service in a wonderful location in the old town of Blois....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tony O
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Found this place through TripAdvisor, read the positive reviews and found that our meal lived up to our high expectations. The restaurant is tucked away in a back street well away from the shopping area and the main square, but well worth finding. My foie...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Excellent bistro style, with menu formule. Vouvray Demi sec Clos De Vigneau complimented the brioche stuffed with goat cheese, breast of duck, quenelles of pike and trout. Beautifully balanced food. Book this as there few of these style restaurants to be found in France. Yes...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Nigel S
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Fantastic dinner with my wife. Nice place, not too crowdy, with very kind waiter. A choice between 5/6 starters, 5/6 dishes, cheese, and 5/6 desserts. Very well deserved, very tasty, a real pleasure for our taste buds. And don't forget to book in advance, because...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank FlorentDeS
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Booking is advisable. We did our usual research on Trip Advisor before booking this Restaurant, and like many others we were not disappointed. The usual choice of set menus and exciting dishes on all of the menus. Front of house was good BUT the food...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Idh123
Reviewed December 1, 2017

There is an "old section" of Blois, near the Chateau, and Les Banquettes Rouges is in this quarter on rue des 3 Marchands. I stopped in for lunch while roaming around Blois. I found the food to be very very good and the prices exceptional....More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank 609ronw
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

A popular restaurant but do not visit on spec. Lovely setting is fully booked Wednesday late October. So booking is essential to avoid disappointment. Maybe next time we will be lucky.

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank Dibbyspot
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 29 nearby hotels
Cote Loire Auberge Ligerienne
396 reviews
.12 miles away
Hotel de France et de Guise
405 reviews
.17 miles away
Ibis Blois Centre Chateau
779 reviews
.19 miles away
Hotel Anne De Bretagne
488 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 198 nearby restaurants
L'assiette au boeuf
264 reviews
.02 miles away
Au Rendez-vous des Pecheurs
278 reviews
.16 miles away
L'Orangerie du Chateau
649 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 74 nearby attractions
Chateau Royal de Blois
3,399 reviews
.07 miles away
Escalier Denis Papin
121 reviews
.26 miles away
Office de Tourisme de Blois Chambord
262 reviews
.13 miles away
Eglise Saint-Nicolas
116 reviews
.04 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Les Banquettes Rouges staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing