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L'Arome

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26 rue Colbert | F - 37000, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 05 99 81
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
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112 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

French restaurant, with the meaning of it is. For me, the French style does not create passion but it is a meal that I like. Correct preparation and preparation. My menu selection enjoyed me. Avoid to go if French cousine does not like you. Good cheese & wine selection. Pretty service, a little bit slow, when the local is ful,... More 

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Thank Chus J
Barcelona, Spain
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We went for the full menu at lunch time and we were thrilled from starter to dessert. There is a large choice and you feel that everything is fresh. For those who enjoy good tea and coffee, there is a dedicated menu with many different flavors.

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Thank Graham S
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at several top rated restaurants in Tours. This is clearly our favorite. Great food and good service.

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Thank Frank T
Mansfield, Australia
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114 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Not having made a booking but eating early by French standards, at 8 pm, we were greeted warmly and offered a choice of tables. The waiter explained all the dishes clearly in English. Our main of beef tongue cooked to perfection and melting in the mouth was partnered with small pieces of fried gnocchi and delicious cabbage, which amazed us... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We made a lunch stop at Tours en route for Clermont-Ferrand. Parking was a real problem (hint - there is free parking at the river bank by Pont Napoleon), with the result that we were about an hour late for the reservation made the previous evening on line. Although there were only two tables left, the owner (apparently)/front-of-house guy greeted... More 

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Thank carefreevoyager
Dusseldorf, Germany
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

We had not reserved a table, but just took the chance and got a table for us and our daughter. The owner was very attentive and helped us to choose the menue, explaining the ingredients and a good combination. For our daughter a small version of one of the main courses could be arranged at a reasonable price. We had... More 

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Thank Johan1971
Rye, New York
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106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant by accident and realized it was a gourmet find with the first two dishes. The presentation was perfect. The second dishes ,one was veal the other fish ,were perfect. The environment is lovely and service professional and helpful. The chef combines favor and taste in very unique way. This was a restaurant that makes the Tours... More 

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Thank Estell S
Boise, Idaho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a good french restaurant that was reasonable priced. This place got the bill. Good location, great service and wonderful food. Would definitely recommend to others.

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Thank lakesidegal46
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

It was little difficult to get a table. But it was WORTH. We had the best meal in Tours. We had spinach with jamon and cheese / squid with quinoa as starters, Chick of beef / Fried shirimp as main dishes, chocolate bar / Rhubarb for dessert. White wine they recommended was great as well. Everything was perfect. It's also... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

We just came across this restaurant while walking around the area looking for a place to have our dinner, since they have a tripadivor certificate of excellence we then give it a try. We were there 18:30, (seems to be still close) we ask if its already open, and was advised not until 19:00 but they can reserve a table... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 rue Colbert | F - 37000, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 05 99 81

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