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L'Orangerie

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1 Chateau de Chenonceaux, 37150 Chenonceaux, France
+33 (0)2 47 23 91 97
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although a little expensive, and requiring you to have bought a ticket to get into the Chateau first, this was a lovely way to spend the afternoon after touring the Chateau. There was a selection of menus and some reasonably priced wines from their own vineyard.

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Singapore
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125 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this classy place on our visit to the Château de Chenonceau. We didn't have reservations, but the professionally trained mâitre d'hôtel found us a lovely garden view table. Lunch set menu wasn't cheap, at 31 or 36 euros each, but the service and setting along with the quality of the food made it well worth it.

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Thank Crocodee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on our visit to chateau. Fantastic food, and a lovely Loire valley wine list. Beautiful setting in the grounds.

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Thank Dave M
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for lunch soon after arriving at the chateau and were so glad we did. The food was simply wonderful - beautiful to look at and delicious. Portions were modest but perfect in the context of 3 or 4 courses. The desserts were outstanding! The service was equally memorable - polite, attentive and perfectly timed. The best meal of... More 

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Thank RayM289
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was tasty but the portions where very small and expensive The menu was the good deal Also the service was bad and slowly - we were waiting for our order about 40 min

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Hilo, Hawaii
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the castle and the grounds and realized I was hungry and that it was already past 1:30 pm and that it might be difficult to get a meal in the town. I looked over the cafeteria and didn't care for their special, etc. This restaurant was still serving and I figured "why not?" And got the €30... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

If you book the Jules Verne you don't have to pay for the Eiffel Tower, but if you book the Orangerie you have to buy your tickets for the Chenonceau Casttle. But the food and service in the restaurant were nevertheless good!

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Thank Rudy V
Charlotte, North Carolina
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

I went in with high hopes of a special meal. I ordered the French Onion Soup, thinking this would be a great place to have it in France for the first time. I must admit that Campbell's is better. The salad was unique and tasty. However, we ordered two scoops of chocolate ice cream for dessert. It took almost 30... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

We loved this boutique bed and breakfast hotel in the heart of Bruge. The lounge and breakfast rooms are superb with beautiful furniture and decor and open fires to add to the atmosphere . Situated right on the canal where the boats start the tours it really is in a fabulous location to tour this lovely city .

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Thank Judy M
Noosaville, Australia
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Beautifully furnished. Very pleasant place to dine. Would recommend you visit here when viewing the chateau. It's so peaceful. The area caters for conferences and large groups as well as couples. You can also sit outside on a nice day

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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Chateau de Chenonceaux, 37150 Chenonceaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Chenonceaux
  • Phone Number: +33 (0)2 47 23 91 97

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?