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La Barbacane

76 Place des Ormeaux, 49260 Montreuil-Bellay, France
+33 2 41 52 40 15
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“scallops” (2 reviews)
“moules” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European
££ - £££
76 Place des Ormeaux, 49260 Montreuil-Bellay, France
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here. Had the most beautiful salad with chicken, egg and potatoes. Husband ordered a seafood pizza. Food was lovely and service by staff very pleasant. Understood English luckily as our French very poor!!!

Thank Tbennett1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in a nearby hotel so came here to eat our evening meal. The place was busy and the young waitresses seemed to be struggling, there did not appear to be any coordination or organised approach to the service. Their English was also...More

Thank cedarchaser
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We arrived at La Barbacane after an absolutely horrendous morning. When we left, we were completely relaxed. The staff are all incredibly polished and professional, real silver service here. The set menu is an absolute bargain, 3 courses including amuse bouche, wine and coffee. The...More

Thank perthpaleo
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I'm not the biggest pizza fan in the world but this was delicious - very impressed with the quality of the ingredients and the amount of topping. Staff very friendly and a nice wine to go with it. Not the cheapest but I think this...More

Thank Erromardie
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We chose this restaurant as our other choice was closed. We ordered our apertifs and were given some lovely foie gras custard - it was interesting. We both ordered pizza as a break from our last few meals of meat & potatoes. My husband chose...More

Thank kmcclinchey
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Pleasant staff. Sat outside overlooking the Abbey. Food was very good. The chocolate fondant was great!

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A lovely position right across from the Chateau, and has served us very well in the past, but has now lost its way. It has declined in most departments with poor food and bad service and I can only guess has recently changed hands.

Thank foxmoor
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

My parents live nearby so we have visited this retaurant many times. We didn't recognise any of the old staff so I am guessing it has changed hands. It was busy which you would expect in August and they were vastly understaffed in my opinion....More

Thank Suzi H
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

First impressions were not good. Poster sized menus with photos are always a worry along with cheap green paper napkins. In a prominent location opposite the beautiful chateau, hence it's always busy in this tourist hotspot, not least of all as the fine dining Auberge...More

1  Thank Gary W
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Maybe we timed it bad as hadn't booked on a Sunday night and not many other restaurants open in town, but this restaurant didn't win any points on customer service - ignoring us as we hovered in the door before abruptly asking if we'd booked...More

Thank allit896
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Place des Ormeaux, 49260 Montreuil-Bellay, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Montreuil-Bellay
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 52 40 15
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