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Les Grottes

23 T rue de Pineau | 37190, Azay-le-Rideau, France
+33 2 47 86 22 96
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (6 reviews)
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
23 T rue de Pineau | 37190, Azay-le-Rideau, France
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited lunchtime while staying in Azay-le-Rideau. Started by having 2course menu, le entree and le plat which were lovely but felt we had room for dessert! I had fondant chocolate, which came on a little burner which was lit at the table, accompanied by lots...More

Thank berylsparrow
Reviewed 3 days ago

The meal had both highlights and definite low lights, particularly the meat was poorly prepared and the menu was both too long and rather old fashioned. The decor was not to my taste (a personal view) but I thought it looked rather tired and in...More

Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last night in the Loire Valley... we decided to go for this one. Close to the hotel, good recommendations, reasonable pricing... Great decision! Lovely atmosphere. Good fast and professional service. Great great great food. Everything we tried. And for a very affordable price!

Thank Moshe D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here during a heat wave in June, and most restaurants were uncomfortable, with tables in full sun or poorly shaded. This restaurant is in a sort of cave, and felt wonderfully cool as soon as we entered. The friendly waitress was efficient, the...More

Thank Gracie02
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant on the advice of a local hotel. The food was good but big helpings . But I think that they should tell the people when the credit card machine is not working.Just as well I had cash. Go back again I...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Visited Les Grottes due to the high ranking on TA. It was OK but not great. They made a mistake with one of the starters. We then had the comical position of them trying to serve mains before starter plates had been removed. No time...More

Thank JoeB40
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We were in Azay le Rideau to start our visit of the Loire Valley. Les Grottes was a wonderful introduction to our week of French food. Our first experience was so pleasant, we returned on our second night with equal enjoyment. They start with a...More

Thank M H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went here with friends on Tuesday evening and it was busy. The food was unusual but in a good way, it was well presented and beautifully cooked. I had a black pudding,apple & Roquefort parcel to start, veal in cider cream sauce for main then...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Had a very pleasent meal /evening in this restaurant, full of charm and excellent food, service was excellent, we were made to feel very welcome.

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Having just arrived in Azay-le-Rideau, our host warned us against most of the restaurants in the town. It's very much a tourist hot-spot (driven by the chateau) and there are lots of places catering to the many coach parties which arrive in the season. He...More

Thank John W
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7 July 2016|
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Response from HKMikey | Reviewed this property |
I think they do. They told me they accept MasterCard but then the machine didn't work and I had to hoof it across town to an ATM..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 T rue de Pineau | 37190, Azay-le-Rideau, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Azay-le-Rideau
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 86 22 96
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