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L'Hedoniste

₱₱ - ₱₱₱French, European,
16 rue Lavoisier, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 05 20 40
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
5 days ago
“Exceptionnel !”
1 week ago
“Superb French Food”
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CUISINES
French, European, Wine Bar
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
16 rue Lavoisier, 37000, Tours, France
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This very popular restaurant, close to the Cathedral, is a must for any (foreign) tourist wishing to sample the legendary French cuisine but judging by the amount of French spoken when we were there, the French too appreciate the quality. The presentation, the service, the...More

Thank smiles2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

We couldn't get a table on the Saturday evening, maybe they were fully booked, maybe we were dressed too casual, although I did ask. However we liked the look of the menu and having checked out other restaurants around the corner in Rue Colbert, we...More

Thank EssexBoyDave
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Very good food. Wines are excellent. Old-fashioned decoration, a bit noisy in the room on the rear side.

Thank Donald D
Reviewed 12 March 2017

One Saturday, a friend and I had lunch here. We made a reservation, which did not seem to be needed. I hoped it was not a bad omen for the restaurant. However the food and service is immpecable. The foie gras was delicate and lovely...More

Thank VHTA
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We arrived around 8, to an empty restaurant. By 9:30, it was filled to capacity and rocking...happy people! All locals and mostly regulars. Personable host/bartender/server...did everything by himself, unhurried, no sweat! Interesting menu, but short, not many choices. There was a partridge special, and by...More

Thank busyeater
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is a small authentic french restaurant, with all that one looks for "atmosphere", friendly services,and great food, at a very reasonable price. Basically great value for money.. We had the duck and the local blood sausage specialty, all were perfectly done, and two glasses...More

Thank traveldudeaust
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We toured France for 2 weeks and this was our best gastronomic experience. We went the first night and had excellent duck and lamb as main courses. Jacky was such an excellent host that we returned the next night and had ribs and fish as...More

Thank OttawaSunlovers
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We arrived to this restaurant following recommandation of other restaurant owner. This placa is small with friendly owner, with good food & wine.

Thank Odedbab
Reviewed 20 November 2015

I was on a business trip to Tours with English colleagues. Come dinner they were all very eager to go to their favourite restaurant, so we walked across the city and past the cathedral until we came to this small restaurant. It's fully glass fronted...More

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I like this restaurant very much, apart from the music, which isn't too loud, but is jazz, and I don't like jazz. But everything else is perfect. Service is very friendly - a one man band, slightly quirky, but personal, friendly and very efficient, with...More

Thank MichaelBM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$34
Cuisine
French, European, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 PM - 9:45 PM
Tuesday
7:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Wednesday
7:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Thursday
7:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Friday
7:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Saturday
7:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 rue Lavoisier, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Indre-et-Loire  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 05 20 40
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