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le Pied dans le Plat

La Calonniere, 37530 Mosnes, France
+33 2 47 30 44 04
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
10 Nov 2016
“Terrific accidental find!”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
La Calonniere, 37530 Mosnes, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very good! I ate salmon and it was delicious! Good time manner service and something that I found outstanding is the menu of children. Their menu is the same one as the adults but the portion is calculated to their age!! The...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We were driving down the Loire River from Chambord to Amboise and desperately trying to find a place for lunch. There was little available, with places either no longer serving or closed as it was getting late in the afternoon. We blew past it initially...More

Thank mhmac
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A restaurant "troglodyte" built into the rock, popular with locals. Interior has been modernized. Lunch was reasonable, although the menu starter is a buffet of (mainly potato) salads. Interesting seasoned lard accompaniment to bread, not truly to my taste but not bad. Food was fairly...More

1  Thank lesroys
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We visited Le Pied Dans le Plat as part of a group of twenty for a lunch which was pre booked. The table was ready for us and we were seated quickly. The restaurant was pretty busy but our orders were taken quickly. I heard...More

2  Thank gdn1947
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place while looking for a place to eat outside of Amboise. What a find! We all had freshly pressed apple juice and big meat skewers hung by a hook on a stand. Fantastic presentation of the meal and a delicious batch...More

2  Thank Nailah_BH
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Ate in the restaurant for evening meal (celebrating special occasion) . Chose this one because of the unusual setting - in a cave - and because it was the only restaurant that mentioned catering for kids on their website - we came with 3. The...More

2  Thank 5goosie
Reviewed 5 March 2013

This restaurant is very different. The owners are very kind, friendly and make a lot of fun. Its place, in the rock, makes it exceptional and create a very nice atmposphere. The music makes you dance while all the people in the restaurant is very...More

1  Thank evi o
Reviewed 9 October 2012

We were camping at Mosnes and were recommended to this fabulous restaurant. We visited twice and the owners felt like friends as they were so friendly and chatty even though they were very busy. The Plat du Jour was amazing at e12.50 inc drinks, such...More

2  Thank lyndaWimborne
Reviewed 6 August 2012

Loved this cute little place. Had the Midi for €12.50 and it was lovely food and so reasonable. Kids had half adult portions which was a pleasant change from the usual suspects on the kids menus for half price. Would really recommend this place.

2  Thank Caspien
Reviewed 22 July 2012

good honest food, and at least the children can have normal food instead of the usual kids menus with burgers and chicken nuggets

3  Thank Wataru69
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Calonniere, 37530 Mosnes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Mosnes
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 30 44 04
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Restaurant "troglodyte": "le pied dans le plat", is a restaurant between Amboise and Chaumont sur Loire.
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