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Restaurant La Cave

37 270 Montlouis sur Loire, 37270 Montlouis-sur-Loire, France
+33 2 47 45 05 05
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“baked alaska” (5 reviews)
“snails” (3 reviews)
“mousse” (3 reviews)
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37 270 Montlouis sur Loire, 37270 Montlouis-sur-Loire, France
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

This place is fantastic. Roaring wood fire in the center of the dining room. Elegant professional service. My choice: delicate Foie gras de Canard and magnificent Coquille de St. Jacques. All the little extras made the lunch special. An amuse-bouche, welcoming glass of champagne, great...More

Thank Claude041
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Now this was a unique experience, having lunch in a cave! The surroundings as you can imagine were unique and very elegant. The food was good and service excellent. It actually was quite large once you got inside with multiple dining rooms. Our Salmon Beurre...More

Thank Lawrence T
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This place looks great from the moment you step into the restaurant with a huge central fire place that's more than welcoming. We were given a small aperitif on the house to clean our palates before our meal. Most of us opted for the fixed...More

Thank Diksha87
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We enjoyed a nice dinner here but were impressed with their fun manner of wine selection in La Cave...it is quite a few of the local wines, shown in their bottles and displayed in a room off the bar.

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Would recommend this for the special ambience, the lovely fireplaces and good food. It has historical significance and interesting architecture.

Thank gejy
aurore d, Propriétaire at Restaurant La Cave, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely words ! Regards,

Reviewed 1 November 2016

I was with a tour group of 20, and we had a set menu at this restaurant. The setting was very nice, but I did not care for the food. The restaurant was fairly crowded but the service was fine. I saw a yummy looking...More

Thank DestinyRides
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The food was fine here but we found the restaurant was a little touristy for us - especially when a coach arrived. The coach party did not impinge on us but we the whole we don't like huge venues.

Thank Baysfarm
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

During a recent trip to France we stopped at this wonderful restaurant for lunch. Oo la la🍷awesome ambience and superb food. Excellent starter salad, pollack in buerre blanco sauce and parsley mousse. Dessert? What else but baked alaska. Also a winery and their wines are...More

Thank marinertacoma
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very interesting setting deep in a cave on the banks of the Loire. Extremely friendly and helpful staff. And really good food! Lots of extra little touches. Reasonably priced. We loved it.

Thank veloqueen
Reviewed 20 September 2016

After visiting different wine-cellars, eating in a cave is really special. The restaurant has candlelightning but also normal light, rustic tables and chairs and appropriate table setting. The food was also very rustic french - in a very positive way! Portions good size and with...More

Thank LeJaSu
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William F
And you must order the Grand Marnier soufflé!
1 April 2016|
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Are there options for vegetarians?
1 April 2016|
Response from William F | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure there are. They have awesome grilled veggies
Mélanie Anthony F
Bonjour, je suis très intéressée par ce restaurant mais juste une petite question, acceptez vous les chèques déjeuner ? Si oui combien par personnes ? (Nous aimerions venir dîner le 13 Septembre au soir ) Merci pour votre réponse et au plaisir de venir.
2 September 2016|
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Response from Mélanie Anthony F |
Étant donné qu' il est indiqué que le personnel du restaurant peut également répondre à ces questions sur ce site et qu' appeler un restaurant pour une simple info en plein coup de feu et les déranger pour si peu est un peu... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 270 Montlouis sur Loire, 37270 Montlouis-sur-Loire, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Montlouis-sur-Loire
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 45 05 05
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