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Le Chien jaune

) #44 of 509 Restaurants in Tours ££ - £££ French
74 rue Bernard Palissy, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 05 10 17
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“foie gras” (3 reviews)
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74 rue Bernard Palissy, 37000, Tours, France
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Everything I had at this restaurant was superb! My favourites were the crab salad, fish of the day, beef tare tare and beef Tenderloin with fois gras. Service was fantastic, the waiters were very prompt, attentive and friendly despite having a full house on most...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Excellent service. Very rapid as we were off to the Opera for 8pm. Thank-you. The small menu offered interesting and seasonal choices. Food was good and well presented. I particularly enjoyed la salade d'asperges et crevettes. I would happily recommend this restaurant to other people...More

Thank Julieinloire
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This was a a special restaurant that I stumbled across. I have been travelling around France for a couple of months and this was one has some of the best food I ate and is also tremendous value for money.

Thank sarahQ7370OX
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Great food. Three guys on a business dinner. Arrived late for standards , around 9.00 Pm Winter time, with no problem. Great cheese table, great meat and great wine. Price balanced with quality. Highly Recommend it for meat and wine.

Thank Mario C
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Food served hot! Fresh! And full of flavour and creativity! I had one of the best meals ever at this traditional French brasserie. I opted for a three course menu of ravioli, salmon and mousse. My only disappointment was not being able to return for...More

Thank Andrezed
Reviewed 6 December 2016

First night in Tours.Found this place friendly busy and a great meal. Close to the night markets and all amenities

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Beautiful classic French setting, bespoke service and food exemplary. Helps if you can speak a little French, but it is not a problem if you don't.

Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We had the €32 menu and were pleasantly surprised by the high standard of the food. Everything was good quality and perfectly cooked. The staff were very busy but efficient and friendly.

Thank DaveNKent
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is close to train station. We went for dinner by recommendations. Very very appreciated. All dishes are very good taste. Nice service.

Thank Khemawan
Reviewed 29 August 2016

If you are looking for a traditional brasserie meal in tours it's the place to go. Very French food cooked to perfection served in that French way.

Thank chas7243
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 rue Bernard Palissy, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 05 10 17
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