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La Reine de Sicile

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71 rue Waldeck Rousseau, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 67 30 48
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
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Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hidden on the island in the river it was close to our hotel the menu of the day was excellent value and the service was very good Not a huge choice but all we had was excellent. The dining room is cosy with a great atmosphere.

Thank frufc
Storrington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Food and service absolutely superb. Chateaubriand perfectly cooked and served with delicious creamy dauphinois potatoes. Dos de Cabillaud also to be recommended. Great cheese selection. Definitely come back again.

Thank davidcclark
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

This resturant is very close to our hotel situated on the island in the middle of the Loire. It is only open for a couple of hours in the evening so best to arrive early so you aren't rushed in you're eating, also book in advance which can be done through trip advisor. The service and the meals are a... More 

Thank Roger P
St Helens, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here before and glad to have returned to try it again. We dined outside on a beautiful, warm night. The service was excellent and the food beautifully prepared - my fish was excellent as was my husband's steak, following a beautiful foie gras entree. The only problem with the dessert was we could have eaten more!! A... More 

Thank Lesley T
Westport, Ireland
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Ate here while over-nighting at the nearby Ibis hotel. Had a enjoyable, reasonably priced meal from a menu with plenty of options. Ate on the terrace. Service was good, as is the wine list. In spite of its rather unlikely location on an apparently residential street this was a good choice.

Thank Mayoabu
Saumur, France
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2016

If I want to celebrate a special occasion or just enjoy a relaxing lunch I can always trust the Reine de Sicile to deliver quality food, beautifully presented with excellent service. A good wine list and a menu which changes with the seasons.

1 Thank ann53e
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed July 10, 2016

The location of this restaurant is rather unlikely but it was worth the effort to find it. Hidden in the back streets, it has a lovely terrace and a very pleasant couple who ensured that we had a first class dining experience..The food was first class and the cheese board was one of the best I have seen. The food... More 

Thank Keptcalmandcarriedon
1 review
Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

The people who run this restaurant know what they're about, but they are tired of us. The small restaurant was full of English TripAdvisor readers and I think it is a case of the Emperors new clothes: they forget the bread, forget the water, forget to take our order, but remember to charge €155 for a dreadful steak, a small... More 

Thank William D
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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed June 6, 2016

We were a group of 11 travelling through La Loire valley. This restaurant was perfect for our requirements as it had simple to understand set menus with a good choice. We all enjoyed our meals of typical French food, including the popular cheese board to finish. The hosts were very generous with the digestif and we were suitably generous with... More 

Thank Eddyboyflamingo
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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112 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed May 12, 2016

We made reservations based on recommendations of friends. The service is a bit more formal than average. We did not order entrées and went right to the main course dishes. They were both very well presented and savory. One was the fish of the day and the other a lamb dish. We enjoyed both and also shared a green salad.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $38
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 rue Waldeck Rousseau, 49400, Saumur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Saumur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 67 30 48
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?