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La Pierre Chaude

41 avenue du General de Gaulle, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 67 18 83
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“porc” (3 reviews)
“baked apple” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Grill
41 avenue du General de Gaulle, 49400, Saumur, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is on the unfashionable side of the river, away from the touristy areas, but literally just a couple of minutes walk across the bridge and easy to find. Small & unassuming, we found this place by chance & were blown away by the...More

Thank Rick F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is not very large and a couple is running the whole show. Food and service are very good, the menues are well composed. If you stick to the menu du jour you get a really good value for money

Thank MH_ZH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner here comprising a salad starter, steak main course, a dessert plus beer and coffee came to €49! Way too expensive for my liking and after all, it wasn't that good! There are better restaurants at much better value!

Thank splashman50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit we had a meal here last September. We again had a lovely meal. The lady who runs it is very friendly and her husband cooks the food. We both had porc tenderloin and managed to find out how long to cook it...More

Thank London50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the 2 course menu (starter and main) and each bite was delicious. I had the goats cheese mousse with cucumber tartare - such a simple idea but very tasty. The description of the Escalope de Dinde au Sauce Cidre does not do it...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We visited here a week ago on a Friday evening. We sat outside as we had dogs with us which was no problem for the restaurant. Staff spoke good English but also entertained my attempts at ordering in French. Food was excellent. All 3 courses...More

1  Thank nikkivet2017
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We had a wonderful meal here on a Monday evening in June. Food was perfect. Wine (local) was superb. We were the only evening diners though it was busy at lunchtime. It really should be overbooked. Husband cooks and wife 'mans' the restaurant. Friendly and...More

Thank SueT7348
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Very attentive and appropriate service. Meal was outstanding and inexpensive. Altogether a very pleasant experience. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank DrahcirW
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Had lunch here, all the food was delicious and home made. Had carrot salad to start then cod with a topping of courgettes and cheese followed by a homemade dessert.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We had a really enjoyable evening meal at this restaurant. The food was excellent, especially the goat's cheese mousse, and the service was very friendly. Our waitress who was possibly the owner, made an effort to speak with us and share a joke. Great value...More

Thank JLM72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
French, European, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:45
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:45
12:00 - 13:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:45
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 avenue du General de Gaulle, 49400, Saumur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Saumur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 67 18 83
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The chef in this restaurant between the bridges offers traditional cooking made from fresh produce. On weekdays at lunchtime there is a choice of the "market menu" which is changed every day, an the salad menu. In the evening the menu changes according to the saison.
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