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La Bonne France - CLOSED

4 Place Victoire, 37500, Chinon, France
+33 2 47 98 01 34
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
6 Nov 2013
“Nothing memorable”
26 Oct 2013
“Lovely Traditional French Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Place Victoire, 37500, Chinon, France
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11 - 20 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 11 June 2013

I was expecting more considering the price you pay, I ordered fillet steak medium rare.it was more like blue and my knife would not cut through it due to being such a poor cut, and had to be replaced which is fine and was a...More

Thank Steve1947
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Enjoyed simple three course lunch with local wine in Chinon. Attractive cosy dining room . Chinon is a very attractive town to visit with its highly prized red wines and lovely surrounding walks

Thank DeborahCambridge
Reviewed 22 May 2013

This was not our first choice, but fortunately several other restaurants were closed on Tuesday night so we stumbled on this gem. The menu is not very adventurous, but everything was cooked perfectly. 70 euros for a bottle of wine with two three-course menus. Service...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 19 April 2013

Traditional French cuisine we had been looking for after semi-nouveau meals here and there.Lovely ambiance,good service,great food,reasonable prices.One block down from main square at end of pedestrian street. We found this on our last day in area, and regrettably couldnt go back. Recommended

Thank Ted033
Le Bars D, Propriétaire at La Bonne France, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2013

We thank you for defining so well our traditional restaurant. We do not try making a fancy cuisine but a simple one using some fresh products. Regards,

Reviewed 12 April 2013

Nothing to dislike about it. The owner and chef were very helpful and friendly. The surroundings were very nice. Food was delicious. What more do you want?

Thank deborah g
Le Bars D, Propriétaire at La Bonne France, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2013

Dear Sir, We are plased to read that you all had a good time dining in our restaurant and we hope to see you again in Chinon.

Reviewed 5 January 2013 via mobile

We stayed 5 days in the area and came here twice (we would have returned a 3 time, but then the restaurant was closed)! We were simply enchanté! The food was great and everything we tried was delicious! The service was very nice and the...More

Thank Best666
Reviewed 5 November 2012

La Bonne France is a small cozy restaurant in Chinon with lots of atmosphere where you can enjoy some very fine French cuisine at a reasonnable price. The waiter was not only very efficient but also friendly and gave expert advice. The lunch was so...More

Thank Marie-Madeleine D
Le Bars D, Propriétaire at La Bonne France, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2012

Dear Marie-Madeleine, You could not have given a better description of our small restaurant as you did. Each one of our dish is made with a lot of care to share with you our love for cooking. Thank you and see you soon in Chinon...More

Reviewed 3 November 2012

Four star meals at two star prices. Only two employees, the waiter and the chef. One of the best meals we had during three weeks in France

Thank George W
Le Bars D, Propriétaire at La Bonne France, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2012

We thank you for these very nice compliment which keeps us going on serving a rustic and traditional French food.

Reviewed 22 October 2012

Not too sure about La Bonne France, a small rustic restaurant which I have no doubt has loads of atmosphere but unfortunatley for us on the night we visited there was myself & my husband plus one other dinner who left about 1/2 hour after...More

Thank Dov6373
Le Bars D, Propriétaire at La Bonne France, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2012

We have read very carrefully all your remarks about your diner experience. How sad you did not tell us at that time, you did not like your main dish. We would have propose to you to exchange it by another one. As for the fact...More

Reviewed 11 September 2012

We ate here on Tuesday evening. It was quiet when we arrived at 7:30 but was probably 50% full by 8:30. Host was very attentive and tolerant of our poor french. We ate from the Eu19:50 3-course menu and it was excellent. The pork fillet...More

Thank richard i
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$12 - US$43
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place Victoire, 37500, Chinon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Chinon
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 98 01 34
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