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La Cave Voltaire

$$ - $$$, French
13 rue Voltaire, 37500, Chinon, France
+33 2 47 93 37 68
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“charcuterie” (9 reviews)
“cheese plate” (2 reviews)
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Wine Bar, French
$$ - $$$
13 rue Voltaire, 37500, Chinon, France
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

This is the place to go for both advice/knowledge of really good Loire wines. You can buy a bottle of just have a glass, with many different types of wine to try. You can also get a plate of cheese or meats to accompany your...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

We have had some of the most amazing 🍷 wine today at Le Cave Voltaire. Each glass recommended and served with a description of origin. Enjoyed every glass and would highly recommend!

Thank Karen S
Reviewed August 13, 2017

This is a very nice little place to sit and sample local wines and cheeses. Tables outside which makes for very pleasant relaxing athmosphere. Wine by the glass or bottle and a cheese plate of local cheeses....not expensive but could sit there for a long...More

Thank C-121
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this great place whilst wondering through the streets of Chinon, so glad we did! We enjoyed it so much we returned the next day on our 2 day stay in Chinon! Very informative and friendly with great recommendations!

Thank Victoria G
Reviewed April 26, 2017

La Cave Voltaire was recommended by my hotel (Hotel Diderot) as a great wine shop / casual place to grab a drink and some light food. I sat inside at the large communal table and was quickly joined by 3 lovely people from Belgium. The...More

Thank dnhenry77
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Based on a tip from our B&B host, we visited La Cave Voltaire and tried some wine along with a plate of charcuterie. I understand that the owner is a highly reputed wine expert. But what made the experience special was the conversation we had...More

Thank Robert Y
Reviewed October 19, 2016

We stopped by for a quick drink before dinner. Came back the next day to by some bottles. Prices very reasonable.

Thank EMOTraveler
Reviewed October 3, 2016

Just went in to have a look around, they have a great selection of wines. They have a lot of knowledge on the wines they sell, it also looks like they do a very good selection of light bites (we had just eaten so we...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

If you visit Chinon be sure to stop here. We enjoyed a wonderful evening, drinking the most delicious wines (and local beers) with a generous plate of local cheeses and charcuterie. Our host was a wine enthusiast and expert - we could have listened to...More

Thank Glee68
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We were very well looked after by the staff who were knowledgable and well spoken in English. We tried some local beers and local cheeses, both of which were fantastic. We also bought some wine to take home, which we very much enjoyed. Great experience...More

Thank Diegodearmas
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$11 - $22
Wine Bar, French
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 rue Voltaire, 37500, Chinon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Chinon
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 93 37 68
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Wine shop and wine bar nice selection of wines and spirits, tastings with local charcuteries and cheeses (9,50 EUR up to 19,50 EUR), in summer some quiches and pies are proposed (5/6 EUR) We speak well english, a bit in german and a lot in french about wines. Open lately during summer 7/7 So be welcome at la cave Voltaire, CHINON Fr.
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