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Les Banquettes Rouges

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16 rue des 3 Marchands, 41000, Blois, France
02.54.78.74.92
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Blois, France
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This little restaurant deserves the fine reputation locally. We always enjoy the accueil and the food and the wine.

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Thank Janet B
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I must admit I was rather underwhelmed this time around. The place is looking a little tired and the shine has rather left it. The food was just fine too but again lacked a coherence on the plate - the different elements were okay but the dishes did not seem to come together for me. I don't think it was... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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171 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not sure why I can't be a little more positive about Les Banquettes Rouge, but though the food was good it just didn't combine all of the parts together that make a great restaurant. I think that the problem is that its producing food that attempting to be different, when simple but great food would suit the atmosphere.... More 

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New York City, New York
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

A fairly small restaurant, good value and great food. The menu attracted as, as well as the chalkboard in front which announced "come in, we even speak English!". They did not disappoint. A great place.

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Thank davidmoniz
Geneva, Switzerland
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

We had lunch at Les Banquettes Rouges and were very happy with both service and quality of the food. We hadn't reserved a table and the place was pretty full, but the very efficient lady in charge prepared us a table for 3 and we settled down to a delicious 3 course lunch for 17,50 Euros. Very impressed by the... More 

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Braunschweig, Germany
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Arrived at the restaurant at 7:50 pm for dinner, was no one inside, thought of leaving as I thought it is not a good restaurant (my normal judgement). Went in on insistence of my local colleague and I would not repent. Restaurant was full at 20:10 and we were lucking to have booked before. We chose a 3 course meal.... More 

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Thank Atharkhan
Chartres, France
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Very good and imaginative food at a reasonable price. The restaurant is intimate, the welcome is warm, the service is efficient. Good French cuisine!

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Thank Remy41
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Simply delicious - great food, great atmosphere, to revisit! Restaurant is quite small and better to book in advance but in case crew very helpful to find aditionnal room.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Interesting food, some imagination shown. Fixed price menu (2 or more courses) offered only - which is fine if that suits you. Service was efficient rather than especially friendly.

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Thank DoctorFlo
Atherstone, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Booked a table at Les Banquettes Rouges in advance of our holiday due to all the amazing reviews.We arrived in Blois earlier than expected, and contacted the restaurant to see if we could change our table for one a half hour earlier, and the proprietor kindly said we could. The restaurant is in one of the oldest streets in Blois,narrow... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 rue des 3 Marchands, 41000, Blois, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Loire Valley  >  Blois
  • Phone Number: 02.54.78.74.92

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?