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) #1 of 72 Restaurants in Amboise ££ - £££ French
Rue Racine, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 79 94 91
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  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“duck” (2 reviews)
“willow tree” (2 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 13:30All hours
££ - £££
Rue Racine, 37400, Amboise, France
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

If weather permits, eat under weeping willows, the menu du hour, with starter, main and dessert is superb, presented with flair and beautiful to behold, bread is great, wines good value and smiling service. People who are doing what they love.

Thank dawntab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We weren't planning on going to this restaurant in the beginning but since it was pouring rain outside and all restaurants where closed we ended up going here. We where very pleasently surprised with the food. Friendly waiters and very good value for a three...More

Thank thethreecheeses
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked away in a lovely secluded corner of Amboise, l'ecluse seduced us. Nice serving, cute outside serving, quiet and accomodating waiters. Fish was prepared to perfection and dessert was a piece of art. And the bill was reasonnable. couldnt have asked for better.

Thank phidou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a surprise. This restaurant came as a recommendation for lunch from our hotel (Chateau de Perreaux) and was such a delight. We had GREAT food. I had the cheese plate and tomato salad which was the best I have EVER had. My husband had...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here on a weekend and were able to sit outside. The food was some of the best we had in France and the atmosphere sitting under a giant Willow tree with White Table Clothe and a chilled Rosé sitting in a bucket...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Took a chance but the reviews were encouraging. We were not disappointed. Lovely setting with a view of the Chateau and an evening meal under the giant willow tree. Food local and wonderfully cooked. One of our best meals in ages. Great service too. Will...More

1  Thank bubbleland
Reviewed 26 June 2017

One of the best meals we had in Amboise. Our hosts at Chateau de Nazelles recommended this and made reservations for us as the restaurant had only been open a few weeks. We had an amazing dinner with all fresh local products. Very creative menu...More

Thank JimfromNYC
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Such a pleasant experience, from the food to the atmosphere to the service! The options are relatively limited as the food is all fresh, seasonal and the menu changes every few weeks. I love that they provide a list of their (local) suppliers of produce,...More

Thank Julien M
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to dine here by our host Oliver at a Chateau where we stayed. Reservations helped, and we dined in the garden under the trees. So nice, quiet and peaceful. A super dinner from duck to cheeses and amazing strawberry desert. Wow.

Thank MarshallGulch
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I loved the place, the setting, the food the excellent service. The restaurant only open 1.5 months sits next to a little viaduct off the beaten pathway, If nice you can sit outside and enjoy the view of the castle. The service is prompt and...More

1  Thank tfizzle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Cash Only, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Racine, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 79 94 91
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