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Rue Racine, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 79 94 91
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“pork belly” (2 reviews)
“ravioli” (2 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
Rue Racine, 37400, Amboise, France
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are SO many things that I love about this new restaurant. Tucked away down a side road off the old square in Amboise, at first I wasn't sure what to think. Inside, the ambiance is lovely. Modern in design but traditional in feel. Warm...More

Thank Gram E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous meal and delicious! Charming restaurant, not as crowded as some in the area. Need reservations!

Thank saguaro8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was almost too pretty to eat - almost that it. As beautiful as the presentation was, the taste was also outstanding. The wine list was good, but I have actually seen much better and bigger lists during the last two weeks in Europe....More

Thank cpreef
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As part of a large group we visited Amboise for a couple of days. We had a free night and I checked Trip Advisor and L'Ecluse was first on the list and deservedly so. We all had one of the best meals we have ever...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was Excellent! Service was a bit slow but we were having such a good time eating, conversing and enjoying the ambiance that we didn't even mind.

Thank Jarell0707
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner was good. After seeing so many five star ratings we were looking forward or dinner and it was good. The starter courses were delicious and my pork was really good. The steak my wife had was ok. Dessert, a chocolate lava cake was excellent....More

Thank Steve O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at L'Ecluse, the first time without booking the second time with a reservation. On both occasions the same 3 entrees, 3 mains and 3 deserts where on offer. So we tried all the entrees, mains but only 1 desert. Every course we had...More

1  Thank Foodexp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came to L'Ecluse thanks to TA reviews and was not delighted with the choice. A midweek evening booking found the restaurant full on a cool late summer day. The menu is short, but with enticing choices including delightful squid (my partner) and haddock ravioli...More

Thank slinky09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Melanie as chef and Arnaud as maitre d' gave us a splendid meal in nice surroundings. From a short menu we started with smoked haddock ravioli on a bed of celeriac and vermicelli with squid & mussels. Both were presented very well. For our main...More

Thank PaulNCKent
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The wait staff were extremely friendly and welcoming and clearly felt great pride in their product. The room was pleasantly decorated. It was raining so outdoors was not appropriate on this occasion. The entrées were excellent and beautifully presented. The duck main had excellent flavour...More

1  Thank Greg N
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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, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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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