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Le Grand Bleu

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6 rue du Marche, 49400, Saumur, France
02-41-67-41-83
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After we politely commented that the ordered crab dish did not seem well, the manager got so angry that he told us to leave because we were 'difficult' people. After we indeed left he followed us on the street demanding that we should pay for the wine. Quite arrogant as we both had only one zip of the wine before... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We go here every time we visit Saumur and it never lets us down. The staff are friendly and the food is amazing. Look forward to next year!!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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398 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great little restaurant tucked down a quiet street just beside the old town. Specialising in fish, there were excellent choices including other meats. The €18 menu was perfect for us. Plenty of choices and the food was truly outstanding for the price. Good wine selection. Great value all round. Would easily eat there again if back in the area.... More 

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Otleylad
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was tasty but not always set out nicely. A little pricy for standard of food. The lamb casserole tasted better than the filet steak.

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Thank Otleylad
Bloomington, Indiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a best kept secret of Saumur. The seafood is always fresh and delicious. I cannot say enough about the owners who are absolutely inviting and always gives us a warm welcome as does their staff. My favorite dish here is moules frites (mussels and fries). You can have them in white wine sauce (the traditional way), in... More 

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Thank Michael K
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant and were pleased with the professional and enthusiastic service from the young staff. Food was excellent and really good value for the quality and taste. The Saumur whites on the carte were also well worth a go. On our second night in Saumur, we went again and it was just as good!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant on two occasions during a stay in France with friends. We hadn't booked but got a table when the restaurant opened at 7pm. The meals on both occasions was delicious and good value. One of our friends is gluten free and the staff dealt with this with ease. The ambience and staff were both excellent.

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Hertfordshire
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

After being let down with the closure of Le pot de Lapin, we ventured to this restaurant, where we were treated by a waitress who pointed to a table and told us that this was the only one available. Not more than a couple more minutes passed when 2 more customers appeared, and were told that another table was the... More 

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Thank DiverMF
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

I could go into great detail about this restaurant, but I'll keep it simple. I've visited it many times over ten or so years and the food has always been excellent, the service great and the night out/ meal/ experience fantastic. Don't waste your time reading loads of reviews, just go and enjoy for yourself.

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Thank Cossy9
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Visited before at least 10 years ago the last time. Still very good both in quality and value. Could not fault the food or service highly recommend in a town of many good restaurants.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue du Marche, 49400, Saumur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Saumur
  • Phone Number: 02-41-67-41-83

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