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Au Cafe Chaud

30 Place du General de Gaulle, 37500, Chinon, France
+33 2 47 58 73 09
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
30 Place du General de Gaulle, 37500, Chinon, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In Chinon for just a few hours this weekend and needed to have light lunch. Found Au Cafe Chaud in the square opposite the Hotel de Paris. This young couple produced a fine real meat burger without fries in very comfortable surroundings well worth using...More

Thank Dabernon
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This unpretentious bistro actually turned out into a very nice surprise. We had some traditional French dishes, including some delicious lamb, which turned out to be all very good and honestly priced. I can only recommend this restaurant for an occasion with family or friends,...More

Thank Sandro1205
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Saw a review on trip advisor for the salads served here so I decided to give it a try. Very tasty but a little small for a main salad

Thank nuripicque
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Good quality fresh food well presented, probably the some of the best we had in France, good value with friendly service.

Thank David A
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely welcoming place. Good coffee and superb steak on menu du jour. Very reasonable prices and would come again!

Thank Onthemove59
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We came here looking for a lighter meal and were by the salads on the menu and outside tables - we were not disappointed. We would recommend the salad with smoked salmon, avocado and gambas with a good choice of well priced local wines including...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch after visiting the fortress, an Italian salad and a surf and turf salad amazingly generous portions which was a real delight, lovely atmosphere in the square, attentive staff and generally a great atmosphere. Would visit again.

Thank Georgie D
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A group of friends headed to Au café Chaud for coffee and a bite to eat after visiting the Fort. Situated in the square beside the fountain it is perfect. The coffee and food was delicious and all served with a smile.

4  Thank lindadownunder
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent, great quality local produce and not even pricey. Even better was the service with a smile, perfect location in the centre, and tables outside to sit in the sunshine! And they make great cocktails too, so all in all I don't...More

Thank Simona G
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Cosy...some might say very cosy, or even cramped! But we loved it...food was first class and served in an unhurried, very friendly atmosphere. Again you have to make a reservation to be sure of a table, there are tables outside with heaters but not recommended...More

Thank bobwood
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Place du General de Gaulle, 37500, Chinon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Chinon
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 58 73 09
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