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46 Place Michel Debre, 37400, Amboise, France
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cheese board” (8 reviews)
“beef” (15 reviews)
“escargot” (13 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
12:00 - 14:00All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
46 Place Michel Debre, 37400, Amboise, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a great meal at this restaurant in Amboise. Saw it on a Rick Steves episode and was lucky enough to get a table without a reservation. Had the set menu with a nice sausage appetizer, a wonderful wild boar stew and a great cheese...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are return customers. French restaurant like iT should be. Best food: the sanglier, the steak, Cheeses and sorbets doe desert.

Thank Jeroen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last night in Loire Valley, and a very disappointing ending to a great stay in Amboise. Concerige at our hotel recommended and called to make reservation. (I was standing there when he called). When we arrived, we were told rather rudely that we had no...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Typically French restaurant. Good selection​ of food, local red wine very good. For dessert I went with the cheeses, and left the selection to the waitress for recommendations

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's so unfortunate that an unfriendly waiter can ruin a near perfect review for a restaurant. We are here last night and the food was fabulous. Right at the base of the castle and seated outside for a fantastic atmosphere. A fabulous cheese tray to...More

Thank Stinle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delightful setting on Main Street. Pleasant staff, well cooked food. Reasonable prices and some very pleasant wines.

Thank Pammie56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

L Epicerie is a laid back restaurant in the middle of the tourist filled square in Amboise. The servers are friendly and quick to bring drinks and food. The atmosphere was convivial and the patrons all seemed to be having a good time. The foie...More

Thank Traveller37_13
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We ate here on the recommendation of our VRBO host. On one of the main streets just across from the Chateau d' Amboise. It was a miserable rainy night and the warm atmosphere, friendly service and superb food soon made us forget the weather. Everything...More

Thank ISPO
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Situated well near the castle in a house of charm, an excellent table with dishes presenting originalities, very welcoming service and beautiful wine list regional. An address as they are liked to be kindly pleased in a suitable price list.

Thank Chris2437
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We actually ate here both nights while in Amboise. Good local wine and food. Service was great and really enjoyed the cheese choices.

Thank chadz52
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Nancy D
Hi. Did you ever figure out how to book a reservation at L'Epicerie in Amboise online? Thanks!
1 June 2017|
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Response from MichaelHSanDiego_CA | Reviewed this property |
We showed up early, without a reservation, and were seated right away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Place Michel Debre, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Amboise
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