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Le Grand Vatel

8 avenue Leon Brule, 37210, Vouvray, France
+33 2 47 52 70 32
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (4 reviews)
“kidney” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
8 avenue Leon Brule, 37210, Vouvray, France
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had a good meal here although I felt the menu was a little limited - it was also open on a Monday - tick!

Thank Baysfarm
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

If you like classic French food at a reasonable price, this is the go to place in Vouvray. The Menu Gourmande at 31 Euros delivered a home made foie gras that melted in the mouth, kidneys in cream done to a turn and a Grand...More

1  Thank SJandSJ
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My family of three couples , one 5 yr old and a baby ate here, having found food in Tours over priced and not always great. We were made extremely welcome and had the best meal of our holiday in the region there. So good...More

Thank 192lisbetd
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Restaurant decor very dated. Lacking ambiance. We ordered a Puilly Fume 2012 and without letting us know or informing us that the 2012 was out stock. Emanual (waitron) served us the 2014. Only when we asked about th vintage did he indicate it was unavailable....More

1  Thank Mattattack789
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We chose the Grande Vattel as it was a short walk from where we were staying in Vouvray and had been suggested by one of the locals; also it has a Bottin Gourmand recommendation which is generally a good sign. Traditional French cooking, with a...More

1  Thank nick j
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We were told that we should try Grand Vatel if we wanted very authentic French cooking. We were staying approximately 1KM away and didn't have a car so we walked down. We enjoyed a tremendous dinner (lobster was awesome and the dessert delightful) along with...More

1  Thank bmanpennsylvania
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We just had our dinner and ordered a 5 course meal. Each of the course were really good. We specially loved the lobster ! The waiter was very warm and accommodating (and quite patient too judging how he handled a very fuzzy customer) Too bad...More

Thank Bern D
Reviewed 3 April 2016

We like this restaurant so much we booked into a B and B nearby in order to visit it! Sadly Slyvie was not there that night but her husband was in the kitchen so all was well. The foie gras was delicious as was my...More

Thank St-Lucia_Enthusiast
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Well presented offering valid menu in gorgeous old Frnech surroundings. Decent wines, well set tables served at a typically steady French pace. If you want quick food served in a haphazard manner do come here.. They only offer it one way,... Theirs and it is...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Loved this quaint restaurant in Vouvray! Our waiter Emmanuel was amazing, he provided amazing service and made our dinner so enjoyable! The food was absolutely delicious!!! This was our favorite place to eat due to the quality service and food!!!

1  Thank MJTakacs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 avenue Leon Brule, 37210, Vouvray, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Vouvray
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 52 70 32
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