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La Maison Rouge

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38 rue Voltaire, 37500, Chinon, France
+33 2 47 98 43 65
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Tue 00:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 21:15
Thu - Sat 00:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 21:15
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Derby, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Although I had booked over the 'phone from England on entering this empty restaurant I was at first told I couldn't eat there - as it was the evening I mentioned my booking and after a few puffs of breath the lady allowed us to stay, ordinary meal in empty room. Disappointing.

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1 Thank ChrisBrown524
Richelieu, France
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent service, hot and we'll presented food of a high standard. Need to reserve on advance as full by 1.00 . Excellent deserts try the tasting plate....yum. Ran very efficiently by a lady manageress who is spot on with customer service.

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Eschborn, Germany
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had dinner in La Maison Rouge as most of the other restaurants were closed on Mondays. The starter (variety of fish tartar) was quite OK, but nothing special. I had entrecote as a main course, the meat was not prepared well (many tendons that were not removed). The potatos in the Gratin Dauphinois that was served as a side... More 

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Essex
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124 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We struggled to get a table at a nearby restaurant but remembered the reviews of La Maison Rouge were pretty good. We were not disappointed. The food here was excellent. I had goats cheese tart to start with the most amazing salad for my main. The dressing was exquisite! There was no way I could squeeze in a dessert especially... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We enjoyed a family meal here during our stay just outside Chinon. La Maison Rouge is a small restaurant, with a few seats outside too, therefore, booking is advisable. There is a daily specials board and between the four of us, we ordered the steak, a cod and prawn curry, duck breast and chicken and bacon salad. All four portions... More 

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

A nice location in Chinon, pretty street and only low moment was the out of tune street guitarist ..... My steak was flavoursome and the halibut in saffron sauce very good. Service a little slow, but very friendly.

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Swindon, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Ate there two evenings with friends. Chose from the Menu @ 22 euros for 3 courses. The food arrived together for each course and was hot and freshly cooked. We all enjoyed our food and the pitchers of local wine. There is an English menu if you can't manage the French one. It is small so arrive early to be... More 

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Linthicum, MD
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246 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

In a week of good meals, this meal stands out as one of the best. Our server seemed genuinely interested in helping us to have a good experience. When I couldn't decide on a wine, he suggested a featured wine, which just happened to be exactly what I love. It was called Folle Blanche from Domaine Pierre Luneau-Papin from the... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Weren't sure where to go for food on a Monday evening with many places shut. Came across La Maison Rouge and was delighted with the choice. Three course meal for 21€ offered very good value. Each course was of a high quality and friendly service to go with it. I can recommend this restaurant.

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Somerset
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Came across this small intimate restaurant in the older part of Chinon. 15eu set menu with smoked salmon, guinea fowl ,choc pudding. All excellent, good service included.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
00:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 21:15
Tuesday
00:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 21:15
Thursday
00:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 21:15
Friday
00:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 21:15
Saturday
00:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 rue Voltaire, 37500, Chinon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Chinon
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 98 43 65

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?