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) #37 of 512 Restaurants in Tours $$ - $$$ French
4 rue Berthelot, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 05 69 14
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good41%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
15 Jun 2017
“Typical French cuisine”
19 May 2017
“Exactly what a French bistro should be”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
4 rue Berthelot, 37000, Tours, France
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch and were very impressed. Staff were helpful with explaining the lunch and the steak was cooked beautifully.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We had a really delightful evening at this lovely little restaurant. Everything we ate was delicious - asparagus, pork, beef. Excellent ingredients, sympathetically prepared by a chef who understands what flavour means. Service was warmly welcoming, efficient and charming. The restaurant was full and we...More

Thank falads
Reviewed 27 October 2016

It's very rare indeed that my wife and I give a restaurant, even a very good one, all of five stars, but L'Ardoise absolutely deserves them. Everything we both had at lunch today was marvelous - starters, main dishes and desserts. The chef is a...More

Thank pktiberius
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stopped by for lunch on our first day in Tours. The restaurant is very pleasant, the food delicious, and the staff very welcoming. We went in because it was busy, which seemed like a good sign, and it was! Luckily, they had a table...More

Thank Olivey
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Again we went to L'Ardoise, you need to book because it's full ! Luckily we went at noon before the crowd and had a seat. The owner is always nice and careful with the customer, describe the meal with passion, always prepare from her husband...More

Thank Jerometm
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

We had a very nice meal, and served by friendly and polite owner. She patiently explained the menu to us in English! And the food... everything is nice and delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank Denny T
Reviewed 5 November 2015

You would not normally be looking for a restaurant in this area but it was in the same road and a few hundred yards from our hotel and so was ideally situated after a long day's driving. The lady who served us is married to...More

Thank GrandTourer2
Reviewed 3 September 2015

A small resto away from the main tourist traps, only open a few evenings of the week and most lunchtimes. The menu is short, but well chosen and the standard of cooking was very good indeed. Decent wine list by bottle or carafe, charming service....More

Thank Onewheeler
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts American Express
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 rue Berthelot, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 05 69 14
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