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Le Pot de Lapin

) #5 of 100 Restaurants in Saumur $$ - $$$ French, European,
37 rue Rabelais, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 67 12 86
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  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 rue Rabelais, 49400, Saumur, France
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife, my son and I visited having read other reviews. We were not disappointed. The service was friendly, the food delicious and the prices very reasonable. So good that we decided whatever we ate from the menu would be fabulous. So we went back...More

Thank Nbaker2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Pot de Lapin expecting to like it. We didn't - we loved it. So much that we just had to go back two days later. It's friendly with a relaxed bistro feel and great music. The menu is varied, food delicious...More

Thank Jill1307
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been here a few times now over the years after it was recommended to us. It's just good as it has ever been and the host coped relly well with our groups dietary requirements. The food was stunning especially the Lamb shank and the...More

Thank John M
Reviewed June 10, 2017

we were ther for ac casual dinner and it was an excellent evening. bistro style atmosphere, very friendly hosts! excellent dishes - especially the sauces for the dishes and the desserts were excellent. we will be back

Thank GF_Traveller
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Having visited 2 years ago, it was good to return. The food is as good as ever and the proprietor is charming and relaxed. A well behaved dog was allowed in! Very popular with locals, a variety of local food on offer and excellent wines...More

1  Thank Juridique
Reviewed May 2, 2017

We stopped off here for lunch after a prearranged visit to Saumur. A friendly welcome to what is a bustling and popular local restaurant. All the meals (starters, mains and desserts) are on a large chalkboard. We both chose steak and chips, whilst my steak...More

1  Thank Libellule37
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Le pot de Lapin is a small restaurant situated within easy walking distance from the main town, near the Notre Dame Church and is frequented by many locals which is a good sign. The staff are friendly and speak English which was a great help...More

2  Thank lindakthomas
Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is one of the best for lovely food at a bargain price. A good but reasonable wine list where you have no need to worry just enjoy. Hard to find but very much worth the effort. Need to book in advance.

1  Thank Geoff K
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Was recommended by the owner of Le Patio. Great relaxed atmosphere, and the food was sublime. Partner had the steak and I had the fish, both of which were cooked to perfection, along with a glass of local wine to set it off nicely. Was...More

1  Thank Adele P
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Having stayed in Saumur for a few days, and being less then overwhelmed by the restaurants available, I noticed Le Pot de Lapin during the day whilst cycling up to Chinon and made the slight trek out of the center in the evening without a...More

1  Thank mchumph
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 rue Rabelais, 49400, Saumur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Saumur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 67 12 86
French traditional cooking. Large range of local wine available with meals and to buy. Restaurant in a quiet street on eastern side of the town. Lovely atmosphere. Medium price.
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