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Restaurant Le Plantagenet

5 Place des Plantagenets, 49590 Fontevraud-l'Abbaye, France
+33 2 41 51 71 11
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
18 Oct 2016
“Modern and creative ”
13 Sep 2016
“Nice Restaurant”
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CUISINES
French, European, Gastropub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5 Place des Plantagenets, 49590 Fontevraud-l'Abbaye, France
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1 - 10 of 362 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I tried to eat here but where turned away because they had no tables available. The place was empty and I saw the reservation list and there where only eight names on it for 14 tables. On the way out someone who...More

1  Thank Guy P
Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What an akward review. You did not eat with us so how can you say the restaurant was NOT full? Did you go to the restaurant as well as the private court yard at the back and our function rooms? We have several private dining...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had high hopes for this place based on the mostly positive reviews and the photos of the food on Tripadvisor. However, in terms of quality, the food we received did not look anything like the food in the Tripadvisor photos, or even the food...More

7  Thank jykll
Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jykll, dear guests, we very much regret the experience you had in our restaurant, ending up in your review; however we are grateful that you indicate the problems encountered in such detail. May I start by offering our sincere apologies and the request to...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were staying at the hotel so our choice in this quite town was limited. The restaurant was very pleasant. The mean quite extensive with a good wine list. The meal was excellent, helped by a local wine.

Thank JohnF007
Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you mr F for your compliments on menu and wine list!

Reviewed 1 May 2017

We sat by the windows looking out onto this tiny village's mini traffic circle, Hôtel de Ville, and gates to the Abbey. It was picturesque with spring flowers blooming and great for people watching! The food was excellent; cauliflower soup, cod & risotto, café gourmand....More

Thank diddys-mom
Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you Diddys-mom for summing up the delights of an ordinary day in the Loire Valley while enjoying a meal in our restaurant!

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We stayed at the hotel attached to this restaurant for 3 nights and took the opportunity to sample the food on offer on our first night. The weather was superb which really helped our stay exceed expectations, however the restaurant was such a brilliant find...More

Thank Andy P
Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear mr and mrs P., Wow what a great review. You said you'd put 'something' on Tripadvisor but this just blows our mind. A sincere thank you, on behalf of all at La Croix Blanche hotel and Le Plantagenêt restaurant! Kind regards, Mieke, proprietor

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The Michelin star restaurant at our hotel was closed and the P was recommended. It was excellent. My companion and I fought over who 'won' the starter - I had a chervil velouté and he the gravadlax - both first class and generous. Then lamb...More

Thank Janet G
Tulipe024, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Dear Janet G., we are delighted to read that our restaurant more than lived up to your expectations for dinner, and that our restaurant is a good alternative when the Michelin star restaurant opposite our hotel is either full or closed. We do hope you...More

Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had an evening meal in this very attractive restaurant that is part of the Croix Blanche Hotel were we were staying overnight. The staff were professional and attentive. The tables were laid with crisp white linen table cloths and colored linen napkins, which added...More

Thank Stevie50660
49590, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016

Dear Stevie50660, we do hope to see you before not too long! Thank you for your nice comment. The team at Le Plantagenêt

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Nice modern environment with relaxed atmosphere. 2 menus 23 and 34 euros. 34 euro menu has single options apart from dessert but there are choices on the 27 euro menu. They also offer both menus with wine for the entree, plat and dessert at 16...More

1  Thank meraud
49590, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Full marks for your detailed review which has been shared with all the staff, thank you!

Reviewed 22 September 2016

We arrived without a reservation just as they began to seat a party of, I would say, twenty or twenty five people. We were greeted warmly and given a table outside on a warm summer evening. The service was attentive, friendly, good humoured and the...More

Thank dukpond
49590, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2016

Thank you for your nice review - indeed almost all our British guests are very satisfied with our restaurant

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Lunch outside was great. You needed reservations inside but outside was fine. It was very busy so service was a little slow but that was fine because the town square was very relaxing. The food was beautifully presented and tasted out of this world. I...More

Thank saeb38
49590, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Plantagenet, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Merci for your review - when may we welcome you back please?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$50
Cuisine
French, European, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Place des Plantagenets, 49590 Fontevraud-l'Abbaye, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Fontevraud-l'Abbaye
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 51 71 11
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