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L'Embarcadere

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52 quai de la Loire, 37210 Rochecorbon, France
+33 2 47 52 80 90
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Sanibel Island, Florida
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our B&B. We were seated in the garden. Beautiful! We are here for three nights. Excellent dinners every time! We had the chef specials with chicken and fish. The salads were large and very good. Chef Chris and his wife, Nathalie, made us feel welcome every night. Would highly recommend this restaurant.

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london
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535 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I ate here on route to the train station in Tours. It is in front of the 'Tourists Office' and there are places to park nearby. From the outside it looks like a lorry drivers cafe with a few tables. However inside the restaurant is big and there is a quaint garden where the locals eat. very pleasant. Good traditional... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Recommended by Tourist Information in the village and not disappointed. Staff really happy and helpful, food good. Sat in the garden with pretty lights and shade, good wines and overall lovely evening.

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Thank Honestreviewer1010
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Lots of traditional items such as pigs ears and trotters which we did not try, however the more English accustomed dishes such as the confit duck, chicken terrine and tiramisu were superb. Bottles of wine are slightly expensive - circa €20, but this is more than made up for by the food.

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Thank Samuel C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were staying in Rochecorbon so decided to sample the restaurant. In fact, we came back the next night too because we enjoyed it so much! The food is interesting, tasty and regional, we loved chatting with all the staff, and the relaxed but authentic feel of the restaurant was a highlight of our trip. Oh, we... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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221 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

A real bistro with local authentic specialties. An attractive menu, also nice seating inside or outside in a garden (not on the river side) , nicer than what you would expect at entry. Uncoordinated staff leads to fluctuating performance : from too fast to too slow, from spontaneous to arrogant.Food quality can not match expectation created. The dishes are clearly... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This is a welcoming bar and restaurant with great location and a superb wine cellar with interesting local wines. Friendly and helpful staff make a visit worthwhile

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La Quinta, California
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

We had a most wonderful dinner in this restaurant, recommended by our hosts at the Les Fontaines hotel. The hostess, Catherine, was delightful and made some excellent recommendations for wine, entrees and the main meal. We enjoyed the experience so much that we returned the next night for another pleasing meal.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Authentic restaurant just accross the Tourist Info office, walking distance from Loire Valley Medieval Loft vacation rental in the lovely village of Rochecorbon. L'Embarcadère offers delicate home-made dishes cooked with tasteful local ingredients. Nathaly and her team always do their best to please you! Nice value for money of the kids' menu with crispy homemade fries and chicken, no junk... More 

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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237 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Good local restaurant. Fresh food - menu on a board. Not fancy but good. You get up to go and look at the wines and choose what you want. Friendly service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 quai de la Loire, 37210 Rochecorbon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Rochecorbon
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 52 80 90

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?