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42 rue du Marechal Leclerc, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 51 31 45
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Amberley, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2016

Last night we had the most wonderful Reveillons (New Years Eve) dinner here. 7 delicious and beautifully presented courses with perfect service and a great atmosphere. We've eaten here before for 'normal' meals and they have all been great too.

Thank Suetheyoyo
Deux-Sevres, France
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

11 of us recently enjoyed lunch here pre Xmas. We were given a private room upstairs. The food and service were excellent.

Thank ParisChristina
USA and South Africa
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150 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2015

We arrived (3 of us, with a booking) at this bustling little restaurant (which had been recommended by both our hotel and a friend from Saumur), a short walk from our Hotel Londres at a busy time, and had to wait a bit for menus and service. But we really enjoyed the food (chevre chaud salad, foie gras, magret de... More 

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Vendee, France
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

We arrived (reserved in advance) with a party of 10. They had done a special "menu" for us of around 5 courses. All was fabulous, and they even (easily) swapped out one fish dish for me with a delectable grilled veggie risotto at the very last minute. Very good reception, the service was delightful, and we all left very happy... More 

1 Thank Termite2015
Greenwood, Mississippi
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2015

Were able to obtain a table at last minute. Very good meal, food a real value. Staff very helpful with menu, wines desert.

1 Thank Billybob1945
Paris, France
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90 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2015

This restaurant is located at 10 minutes walk from center town but you will definitely not regret it ! The menu is 20€ during the week and 30 for the week ends. Everything from starter to dessert is homemade and really tasty. We had the foie gras, the caille and the macaron. All fantastic !

Thank vaxeli
Aarschot, Belgium
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2015

The food was great and not expensive, we could take a menu which was a very good deal. I had the Tuna and this was probably the best tuna I ever ate, such beautiful plating too. Starter and dessert were good but more average. Service was great, wine cart was elaborate and affordable for most wines. I found it a... More 

1 Thank BelJ2013
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Brussels, Belgium
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105 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2015

This restaurant in Saumur offers French cuisine with an original touch. We chose the menu of 29 euro (entrée-plat-dessert) and we were delighted. This is one of the best experiences we had during our trip in France. You find classic French dishes (magret de canard) but with an original addition (a nem of confit de canard) to your plate, which... More 

Thank Albert047
Hong Kong, China
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92 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

just had dinner at L'Aromate tonight on the recommendation of our B&B's hosts, hands down the best meal we've had in France so far (5 days now). the food is French, but with an slight Asian twist, which gives the food a very inventive and delightfully surprising explosion of flavours. we had 2 €21 and 1 €29 menus, portions were... More 

1 Thank victoriasoly
Leicester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2015

This was recommended by our B&B hosts at the Casanova. Service very good. Presentation and flavour excellent. Great value for money.

1 Thank David R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 rue du Marechal Leclerc, 49400, Saumur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Saumur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 51 31 45

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?