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Les Menestrels

11 rue Raspail, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 67 71 10
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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11 rue Raspail, 49400, Saumur, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very rude staff - you can be nice even when you are having a bad day. 3/4 empty restaurant - they were "fully booked". Absolutely rubbish.More

Thank Mihai U
menestrels, Gérant at Les Menestrels, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago
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je suis étonné de votre mail en effet en aucune façon nous sommes grossier envers nos clients malheureux qui n'on...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

A memorable and seasonal meal. Perfect setting with excellent service, food and value. Just a step up from the best prix fix and worth every euro. Get a reservation as they were turning people away on Saturday night in mid-May.

Thank robertsphilippe
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Innovative cuisine pairing flavors I had not previously had with superb results. The veal was outstanding, served with a caramelized bit of red onion and a sweet potato purée etched on the plate. Perfect rosemary infused potatoes accompanied the dish, with a subtle sauce I...More

Thank bonniemreeves
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We have just spent 8 days travelling around France and this wonderful restaurant was one of the highlights of our trip. Although we had arrived early we received a lovely warm welcome and had our pick of tables so chose to sit in the window...More

Thank Rizzit
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The most fabulous dinner menu €36! Amuse bouchée included beetroot sorbet which was incredible. Foie gras entree unbelievable. The best ever. Main was salmon trout 🐟 with cucumber 🥒 sorbet. Again incredible flavours and harmony. Dessert 🍨 to top it off was Brittany shortbread with...More

Thank Minty D
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The 20% discount available with on-line bookings via TripAdvisor / The Fork makes for a very good value meal. The service is excellent - attentive and with good explanations of the courses (in French or English!). The quality of the cooking was a slight disappointment...More

Thank daktari_on_safari
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We celebrated our 38th wedding anniversary here and the food and service were excellent. The meal was absolutely superb and our waiter couldn't have been more attentive, yet discreet. Would definitely return.

Thank Plelauffian
Reviewed 10 March 2017

as always amazing food, beautiful dining room, fabulous decor which changes often, wonderful service. Vegatarian menu available. Local and seasonal foods used as much as possible and never disappoints :)

Thank WillowHouseSilver
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service, exquisite food, cozy atmosphere with stunning decor. Prices are very reasonable for such an outstanding experience. A must try when in or around Saumur one night.

Thank Heinstine
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We went to this restaurant for New Year's Eve in 2015 and thought it was amazing. Based on this experience we decided to go again for this New Year's Eve, this time with American friends. The restaurant did not disappoint. The setting is chic, but...More

Thank Jenny W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:15 - 13:30
19:15 - 21:30
12:15 - 13:30
19:15 - 21:30
12:15 - 13:30
19:15 - 21:30
12:15 - 13:30
19:15 - 21:30
12:15 - 13:30
19:15 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 rue Raspail, 49400, Saumur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Saumur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 67 71 10
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