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Les Caves de Marson

1 rue Henri Fricotelle | MARSON, 49400 Rou-Marson, France
+33 2 41 50 50 05
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1 rue Henri Fricotelle | MARSON, 49400 Rou-Marson, France
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

How to describe the so called « fouée »? Actually, « fouée » is a sort of a small pitta bread baked in firewood oven. LES CAVES DE MARSON is a troglodyte restaurant. You can see the fouee breads being cooked in the oven. The menu started with a...More

Thank Emhel
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had an amazing meal here after we had seen the Horse show in the Cadre Noir in Saumur. The food was delicious and plenty of it plus the Service and the owner were really friendly and made us as a family of 7 feel...More

1  Thank Rita and Ed K
Reviewed 12 June 2016

On arrival at the restaurant we were very impressed. The beautiful garden and facade was a glimpse of the pleasant experience we were about to enjoy. After we were guided to our table by our friendly waitress we had time to settle and take in...More

Thank ScubaSCB
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Great troglodyte restaurant to eat 'foués' baked in firewood oven. Nice service. really typical from the region. One of the best in Anjou.

Thank NairodF
Reviewed 1 September 2015

this is a fabulous troglodyte restaurant with the most wonderful menu. We have had several similar meals but this was definitely the best. The restaurant itself is fantastic and the owner is very friendly and helpful. There was so much food and its all great...More

Thank gottal
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

We made a reservation here thinking it would be a unique dinner for our family (including 2 kids ages 8, 10). I was expecting decent food in an interesting setting. We were pleasantly amazed at what a fabulous evening it turned out to be. The...More

1  Thank AmyCCalgary
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We were staying in Pornic which is a 4 hour drive away and we only knew of this restaurant from a TV programme with Luke Nyguen and his gastronomic travels in France. We booked online and had no problems with the reservation arriving a little...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We had a confirmed e-mail reservation for lunch on a Tuesday in May 27, 2014. After driving for 3 hours we arrived to find the restaurant was closed. A man came out of a building after we searched around and told us they are not...More

Thank Bradbury H
Reviewed 20 June 2014

It was very cool to have lunch in Les Caves de Marson. The bread was delicious and the accompaniments of pork and fish were very good. The caves are part of the history of the area and if there is a chance to have a...More

Thank Doymo
marsonnette, Gérant at Les Caves de Marson, responded to this review
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Bonjour et merci pour votre message. Au plaisir de vous revoir.

Reviewed 11 March 2014

This was truly a unique eating experience. The entire restaurant is enclosed in a cave. The entrance was enchanting, the lighting subdued but quite easy to see the interior. Food was well presented and excellent taste. Atmosphere unique and most comfortable. Hospitality was excellent. Thank...More

Thank Walkabout2007
marsonnette, Gérant at Les Caves de Marson, responded to this review
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Merci pour votre message, au plaisir de vous revoir. Cordialement, M. NOYER.

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dominique d
Bonjour! j'envisage une visite à Saumur et un repas dans votre restaurant.Notre petit chien nous accompagne. Sera-t-il admis dans votre établissement?
12 October 2015|
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Response from marsonnette | Property representative |
Bonjour, Pas de problème pour votre petit chien s'il est tenu en laisse. Cordialement, M. NOYER LES CAVES DE MARSON
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MarieLaure R
Quels sont les prix de vos menus? Merci
14 August 2015|
Response from marsonnette | Property representative |
Bonjour, les menus sont à 24, 25, 28 et 30 euros (tout compris : apéritif, boissons et café ou tisane) le menu enfant est à 10 euros (jusqu'à 10 ans). N'hésitez pas à nous appeler ou nous envoyer un mail. Cordialement,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue Henri Fricotelle | MARSON, 49400 Rou-Marson, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Rou-Marson
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 50 50 05
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