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Les Caves de Marson

1 rue Henri Fricotelle | Marson, 49400 Rou-Marson, France
+33 2 41 50 50 05
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1 rue Henri Fricotelle | Marson, 49400 Rou-Marson, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant in a myriad of caves... don't go expecting a gastronomic meal but you will certainly not be able to fit another mouthful... service typical of the French towards foreigners...

Thank Offshore34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most charming places we have had the delight to eat in. The owner Monsieur Noyer was a fantastic host and took over from his staff when we were struggling to order our food which was absolutely fabulous. I would highly...More

Thank CraigGatford
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The food was all fresh out of an oven built into the cave wall, and very tasty. The fouée bread was especially delicious. Service was friendly and efficient. The setting - caves carved out of the tuffeau - lit with a few uplighters, and many...More

Thank Belinda B
Reviewed 22 April 2017

How to describe the so called « fouée »? Actually, « fouée » is a sort of a small pitta bread baked in firewood oven. LES CAVES DE MARSON is a troglodyte restaurant. You can see the fouee breads being cooked in the oven. The menu started with a...More

Thank Emhel
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had an amazing meal here after we had seen the Horse show in the Cadre Noir in Saumur. The food was delicious and plenty of it plus the Service and the owner were really friendly and made us as a family of 7 feel...More

1  Thank Rita and Ed K
Reviewed 12 June 2016

On arrival at the restaurant we were very impressed. The beautiful garden and facade was a glimpse of the pleasant experience we were about to enjoy. After we were guided to our table by our friendly waitress we had time to settle and take in...More

Thank ScubaSCB
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Great troglodyte restaurant to eat 'foués' baked in firewood oven. Nice service. really typical from the region. One of the best in Anjou.

Thank NairodF
Reviewed 1 September 2015

this is a fabulous troglodyte restaurant with the most wonderful menu. We have had several similar meals but this was definitely the best. The restaurant itself is fantastic and the owner is very friendly and helpful. There was so much food and its all great...More

Thank gottal
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

We made a reservation here thinking it would be a unique dinner for our family (including 2 kids ages 8, 10). I was expecting decent food in an interesting setting. We were pleasantly amazed at what a fabulous evening it turned out to be. The...More

1  Thank AmyCCalgary
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We were staying in Pornic which is a 4 hour drive away and we only knew of this restaurant from a TV programme with Luke Nyguen and his gastronomic travels in France. We booked online and had no problems with the reservation arriving a little...More

Thank Brian R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue Henri Fricotelle | Marson, 49400 Rou-Marson, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Rou-Marson
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 50 50 05
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