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15 rue Rabelais, 37500, Chinon, France
+33 2 47 93 94 94
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible45%
1 Sep 2018
“To be avoided. ”
10 May 2017
“A Traditional French Bar with a Good Menu Selection”
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$$ - $$$
15 rue Rabelais, 37500, Chinon, France
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

The terrible service matched is quite equally matched by the terrible food. Food is clearly frozen and totally tasteless. The appeal of the cheap menu is quickly overcome by its content. Only the drinks are ok and worth having.

Thank GuillaumeM751
Reviewed May 10, 2017

We found this traditional (Old Fashioned) Bar which was offering a three course menu of the day for €14.50 and included a rib-eye steak as one of the main course choices! The service provided by the staff was very friendly and all three courses were...More

Thank CarharrackmanRedruth
Reviewed October 31, 2015

We were in Chinon at the time when the All Blacks and French played their semi final games as part of the 2015 World Cup. The atmosphere was tremendous as we were the only New Zealanders in the bar surrounded by a sea of french...More

Thank 921redhead
Reviewed October 29, 2015

Not sure how it qualifies as a Japanese restaurant, but it's a pub atmosphere with a varied menu. The small plate items we had were good and our drinks, like the food, were moderately priced especially compared to the more upscale restaurants in the area.

Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

We had the €14.50 menu which was excellent value the quiche was warm and the jambo du pays delicious. The steaks were cooked perfectly as requested and the clafouti light. This was straight forward food well cooked at a great price.

Thank 82AndrewM82
Reviewed August 5, 2015

We ate ate the Cafe Des Arts, the night before and had to wait half an hour to be served so this place was wonderful by comparison!. We were attended to straight away and our Quiche Lorraine was delicious, melted in the mouth and just...More

Thank wendbloo
Reviewed October 20, 2014

The restaurant is not very fancy -- more like a bistrot. But it has a variety of eating areas -- small outdoor, large indoor with billiard tables at the back, and a small enclosed area between the two with a lot of windows. The four...More

Thank Roberta R
Reviewed May 14, 2014

The picture attached to the restaurant on this noble website is rather misleading; they don't do sushi and are really a bar that serves cheap food. Monday evenings in France are difficult as many places are closed hence our choice. We will not be here...More

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  • Address: 15 rue Rabelais, 37500, Chinon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Indre-et-Loire  >  Chinon
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 93 94 94
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