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La Bonne France - CLOSED

4 Place Victoire, 37500, Chinon, France
+33 2 47 98 01 34
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 6, 2013
“Nothing memorable”
Oct 26, 2013
“Lovely Traditional French Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Place Victoire, 37500, Chinon, France
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Reviewed November 6, 2013

The place looks traditional and the service is outstanding but the food is average. For euro 20 more we had a beautiful dinner in a Michelin restaurant just nearby. Anyway, I remember the foi gras being a large chunk of not very good quality and...More

Thank Hayuelos
Reviewed October 26, 2013

We were lucky enough to sit inside the dining room for dinner which is cosy but there is a large outside terrace as well if it is a nice evening. The restaurant was very busy so the one waiter was run off his feet but...More

Thank travelbug956
Reviewed October 5, 2013

La Bonne France is a small restaurant, outside the main tourist zone of this wonderful town. The style, menu, and service all reflect the French restaurant tradition - combined with excellent value for money. It's better and cheaper than the restaurants that most Chinon visitors...More

1  Thank DavidSturgess
Le Bars D, Propriétaire at La Bonne France, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2013

Dear Sir, As you noticed it, it is worth going into the back streets of a town instead of the touristic zones. It is where you find, most of the time, better value and meal. Thank you for your nice message encouraging us to go...More

Reviewed October 2, 2013

We had dinner here in September with our Tour Group and had a lovely evening with brilliant service by a waiter than had energy to burn with another party booking upsatairs he spent the night runnning between the two floors while keeping up with orders...More

Thank sher341
Le Bars D, Propriétaire at La Bonne France, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2013

Thank you for this very encouraging comments ! Effectively we are only 2 persons working in the restaurant and we are glad that you enjoyed the service as well as the meal. We hope to see you again in Chinon.

Reviewed September 8, 2013

By chance found this tiny outdoor cafe in back streets of Chinon. Not at all touristy, genuine French eatery with locals having Sunday lunch. Best " le Menu" food for value and taste since arriving in France. Quiche or rabbit terrine, followed by lovely tender...More

Thank ozrob63
Reviewed July 8, 2013

Excellent personal service. Food was of very good quality, the limited menu ensuring that it was cooked personally.

Thank jeremyhoj
Reviewed June 19, 2013

We were looking for somewhere welcoming and warm, after walking through the rain-sodden (yet still charming) streets of Chinon. The restaurant is pretty, the owner attentive and friendly. We chose from the day's lunch menu, but were not keen on the dessert option, so he...More

Thank Heatherlavender
Reviewed June 19, 2013

Third visit to this place and again perfect,nice ambiance,good service but most of all brilliant food.Some how the chief conjures up beautiful sauces to compliment great dishes. Would not hesitate in recommending.

Thank Rod070
Reviewed June 18, 2013

We dined here last year on our way back from the south. Its a little restaurant tucked away in a quiet spot away from the main hustle and bustle which we enjoy. The menu is small but the food was excellent. The salmon and avocado...More

Thank Debi R
Reviewed June 14, 2013

I had the pleasure of dining in Chinon at La Bonne France. The menu included traditional french food, prepared simply and well. The restaurant has outdoor seating in addition to their dining room.

Thank JLParisi
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$12 - $43
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place Victoire, 37500, Chinon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Chinon
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 98 01 34
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