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La Parenthese

26 Place du Chatelet, 45000, Orleans, France
+33 2 38 62 07 50
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“main course” (2 reviews)
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French, European
26 Place du Chatelet, 45000, Orleans, France
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We met our friends here for lunch. I do believe you need to book weeks ahead. We were on the first floor in a very cosy room. We all had a three course set meal. First was a light flaky pastry filled with mushrooms and...More

Thank Linda S
David8082, Propriétaire at La Parenthese, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017
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Bonjour, Je suis ravie que vous ayez apprécié notre établissement, Merci beaucoup pour votre joli message, A très bientôt, Marie...More

Reviewed 9 December 2016

Fine French cuisine and excellent value for money for the lunch menu but you have to reserve in advance. The restaurant is located on one of the picturesque squares in the historic city center which is ideal for a stroll after a great lunch.

Thank MarcusDC2016
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Orleans is a beautiful, walkable, friendly, vibrant and historic town, but one of its hidden assets is this restaurant. From the appetizer to the desert, the food was superb. The meats were tender and cooked to perfection, the sauces were sublime, the vegetables were perfectly...More

Thank Massey28
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed the food at La Parenthese. The salmon starter, although simple (smoked salmon on bread with pesto), was very generous and tasty. They smoke their own salmon. The main was really delicious. The pork was tender and lean yet the jus...More

Thank Reelady
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I was invited from some good friends that live here in Orleans, first of all the establishment keeping its french tradition roots with a cozy terrace, clean as a whistle, the table for 4 beautifully arranged, normally booking is hard in this restaurant but we...More

1  Thank Oscar F
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Have been here so many times over the years and it's always great value as well as a gastronomic feast. One of the waiters speaks very good English which is so useful when I have overseas visitors. Have never been disappointed. Booking recommended especially at...More

Thank AnnefromOrleans
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I heard that La Parenthèse was supposed to be an excellent restaurant in Orléans, where good restaurants are not common. And I was disappointed by this one, for several reasons : take the "terrance", as they name it, which is not at all a terrace,...More

1  Thank Ruggero D
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We had dinner there tonight based on tripadvisor recommendations and found it to be amazing. Get reservations as we seemed to have gotten the only table that wasn't reserved. They seem to not have more than one party at a table all night. Menu was...More

2  Thank TennisPlayer15
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

We had lunch on the terrace since the restaurant was fully booked, but since the sun was shining it was fine. The food was absolutly great! We had the day menu. The fish was very well cooked, the wine was excellent.

Thank Foodie-Kaatje
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

We went for lunch traveling through from the Auvergne. The weather was great, so we were seated outside. Although all tables were taken, the waiters remained very friendly and the pace of the service was excellent. I took a glace of rosé first. Because it...More

Thank Chris W
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13 July 2017|
Response from David8082 | Property representative |
Bonjour, Je suis désolée mais nous ne prenons pas de réservations via TripAdvisor. Pour vos réservations, je vous invite à contacter directement le restaurant au Je vous remercie de votre compréhension, Très... More
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7 July 2017|
Response from David8082 | Property representative |
Bonjour, Je suis désolée mais nous ne prenons pas de réservations sur ce site. Je vous invite donc à nous contacter directement au restaurant au Vous remerciant de votre compréhension, Très... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:00
19:30 - 20:30
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19:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:00
19:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:00
19:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:00
19:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Place du Chatelet, 45000, Orleans, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Orleans
  • Phone Number: +33 2 38 62 07 50
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