We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

L'Amboiserie

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
7 rue Victor Hugo, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 30 50 40
Website
Today
00:00 - 14:30
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Fri 19:00 - 21:00
Sun - Sat 00:00 - 14:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

560 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 97: English reviews
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch after visiting the castle. Very disappointing, basic food, I had an omelet which was very poor. High prices for what it is and slow service. Would avoid!

Helpful?
Thank Jody F
Newport, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is another 'must visit' whenever we go to Amboise, we only bother to check out other restaurants if we have either already eaten at L'Amboiserie or it is closed. . The food is always good - our duck was excellent. The ambience is good. The staff are friendly and attentive.

Helpful?
Thank Paul C
San Ramon, California
Level Contributor
18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here on our last night in France after a 3 week road trip and was probably our best meal. We had the 4 course prix fix meal and loved each course, as well as the Chinon wine recommended by our waitress. Just remember that you are on France and you will never be rushed!... More 

Helpful?
Thank Betty M
Paris, France
Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

we simply eat badly, spend much, no taste frozen terrine , we just regretted going there! wait of time and money

Helpful?
Thank cynthia b
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Very slow service.... 2h for one starter and two mains. My partner ordered Andouillette we worked out it was pig intestines. Bad decision. I had a crepe which was ok. Bottle of Heineken was nearly 5euros for 250ml. Told the waiter at the till that the service had been slow and was told "it s slow for everyone".

Helpful?
Thank thedelph
uk
Level Contributor
40 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We arrived just as they opened, and we were the first guests seated. They had a menu outside that had moules and frites as an offering. When our order was taken, I asked what the soup was. Sorry, no soup. Ok, I asked if the moules and frites were still available. Yes. Great. And a glass of the merlot. Sorry,... More 

Helpful?
Thank azinuk
Taunton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
154 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The line of eateries just outside the chateau entrance can be very busy and hardly relaxing. However if you just walk another 50 metres along side the castle walls you will come to L'Amboiserie which makes an ideal lunch venue. The large partly-covered first floor terrace is ideal in good weather. We have enjoyed excellent salads and crepes here. There... More 

Helpful?
Thank quantockm
Portland, Oregon
Level Contributor
262 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My wife and I had a very good lunch here today. We enjoyed Magret d'Canard and Gambas, while my wife had delicious rice pudding for desert. We got into a conversation with the couple sitting next to us and it turned out their daughter was the cook there.

Helpful?
Thank John16752024
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
310 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a lovely courtyard at the back of the restaurant which gets a nice breeze. This is excellent when it is very hot. They offer a plat du jour. Today I had a tuna salad, margret de canard and three different kinds of sorbet. It was very nice. This only cost 13.90 Euros.

Helpful?
Thank Linda S
Chester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
111 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Visited as a large group when the brass band festival was on in Amboise. They'd done a mass order because there was so many of us in the group, but food & drink was very good & service very efficient.

Helpful?
Thank Emily_Chester

Travellers who viewed L'Amboiserie also viewed

Amboise, Loire Valley
Amboise, Loire Valley
 
Amboise, Loire Valley
Amboise, Loire Valley
 
Amboise, Loire Valley
Amboise, Loire Valley
 

Been to L'Amboiserie? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$34
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:00
Monday
00:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:00
Thursday
00:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:00
Friday
00:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:00
Saturday
00:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 rue Victor Hugo, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 30 50 40

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from L'Amboiserie staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?