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La Tour

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31 Nouvelle Place, 18300, Sancerre, France
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tours, France
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We ate here one summer's evening in Sancerre having booked some time before. The restaurant is small (perhaps between 24/30 covers) but in a lovely, old, interesting beamed room. The tables are beautifully set. Service was good. The food was interesting and original. We had gambas, followed by lotte, beef and duck, cheese (a great cheese trolley) and dessert. A... More 

Thank Stanleyalb
Epernay, France
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189 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by again, this time for lunch at La Tour a beautiful restaurant of Sancerre. Enjoyed the 3 course sets, Chicken and Cod lunches with a Domaine Fouassier LesRomains Sancerre. The delicious and beautifully presented cuisine. The chef's presentation most memorable. An fantastic lunch; a must revisit!

Thank Lem0ine
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch at La Tour in the beautiful historic village of Sancerre We enjoyed the 3 course set lunch with a bottle of the local Sancerre. The food was absolutely delicious and beautifully presented. Nothing was heavy and the combination of locally sourced ingredients with the art of an outstanding chef made the meal one of our... More 

Thank James F
Victoria, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fabulous experience with Michelin star quality and service. A cold asparagus soup with a tomato sorbet was to die for.

Thank Monty B
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was as expected for a Michelin star restaurant. A nice mix of seasonal produce cooked inventively. Service was good. Lots of bread to accompany your meal. A fabulous cheese trolley, with other French cheeses as well as the local goats cheese. We had the five course degustation menu with matching wines. Only three wines as I guess there is... More 

Thank Eurokaz68
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Service, wine and food are delicious. The cheese table is unlike anything I have seen. Many cheeses from all over France. You pick one or several for that course. It's amazing!

Thank brown41
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food with local wines to match and great service. The top degustation menu was excellent, allowing for sampling of multiple local wines. Highlight is definitely the pigeon, and the Pinot noir that comes with it. Truly memorable.

Thank Mountainclamberer
Wexford, Ireland
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79 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

We visited here while on short trip to Sancerre and had a really good meal. Two amuse bouches , two entrees , a main course , cheese, and dessert were all top class and full of flavour. The wine list represents the best producers in Sancerre and is a great way to taste some of best wine in Sancerre. Overall... More 

Thank JamesS6523TS
Canberra, Australia
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

I'd only been to one othe Michelin starred restaurant before and neither disappointed. It is a recipe for quality and innovative food!! We had the degustation menu with matching wines which was great value (especially compared to what Australian restaurants of lesser quality would charge)!! Each dish was a miniature gem and extremely original e.g. Cauliflower risotto with truffles; 3... More 

Thank Anne Marie T
Nice, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

This is a very fine restaurant in any city, here in Sancerre is is a wonder. The progression of Entre through Plats to desert is well conceived.

Thank Edouard_66

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$37 - $147
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Nouvelle Place, 18300, Sancerre, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Berry  >  Cher  >  Sancerre

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