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Cafe du Chateau

16 Place Michel Debre, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 57 11 49
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“sidewalk cafe” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Cafe, European, Bar
$$ - $$$
16 Place Michel Debre, 37400, Amboise, France
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Roaming around in the streets of Amboise city centre we bumped into this cafe. It was dinner time and we asked for a seat..though there were empty chairs and tables we were rudely told that they were extremely busy and could not offer us table...More

Thank Anindya N
Direction G, Propriétaire at Cafe du Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Thank you for your feedback. I have informed the whole team abut your experience and we are looking it. To further the conversaton, I invite you to send us an email at cafeduchateau@gmx.fr

Reviewed 19 August 2018

We went there for dinner last week on a monday night. Lots of restaurants are closed in Amboise on Sunday and monday nights. We decided to try the Cafe du Château. Type of cuisine : brasserie, bistrot. The food was fresh and tasty. We mostly...More

Thank BellaSwanCullen
Direction G, Propriétaire at Cafe du Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your nice comments. All the best !

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant, great location, great staff!! Very busy but the ‘mainly single’ waitress was doing a great job servicing all the tables 3 of us all having pizzas were highly impressed with what we got As I said it’s a great location to watch life...More

Thank JeremyK483
Direction G, Propriétaire at Cafe du Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you Jeremy for your nice comments and we are delighted you enjoyed your time with us. Thanks again for the recommendation !

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Food ok. Service poor. Husband asked for the bill and was ignored, whilst waitress spoke to a French family. When I asked for the bill it was literally thrown on the table, I paid by card, no thank you, hasten to add I left no...More

Thank Catherine B
Direction G, Propriétaire at Cafe du Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hello Catherine, Thank you for your comments even if negative. We take great pride in delivering a good service to all of our customers and we are sorry to have disapointed you. I've informed all our team of your experience.

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We got there at 6:30 and ordered drinks and were told dinner started at 7 completely fine with us! But then the waiter came over at 7 and wanted to take our order when we said we were not ready but would like another round...More

Thank melendys
Direction G, Propriétaire at Cafe du Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your feedback which we take seriously and really sorry you didn't enjoy your time with us ..

Reviewed 8 May 2018

Rib steak was as tough as the bottom of my boot, tasted as bad; Pizza mediocre at best. They made up for it with miserable service -- slow, very slow. Contempt for non-locals varies in direct proportion to the distance from their front door.

1  Thank Michael S
Direction G, Propriétaire at Cafe du Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Hello Michael, Thank you for posting your comments. We're really disapointed you din't enjoy your time with us and we're taking your comments into consideration. Wishing you all the best

Reviewed 1 December 2017

On a chilly afternoon the staff went out of their way to please us. My wife and I returned after an excellent lunch (tasty quiche and baguette sandwich) and, after a walk, were invited back to 'our table' (as the staff said) for later coffee...More

Thank TomHustad
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This lunch was our first meal after arriving in Amboise. The sidewalk cafe was quite pleasant and the service was efficient and friendly. I had the ever popular Croque Monsieur and it was much thicker than what you normally get. The salad that came with...More

Thank TallTraveler2013
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We came here for lunch after visiting Chateau d'Amboise looking for a quick bite to eat so we could get back to our tour van in time. We all ordered croque monsieurs, and it tied for the best ones we'd eaten during our three week...More

Thank Taylor P
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Stopped here for an expresso following a visit to the Chateau and was not let down. Great coffee served with a smile. So impressed we went back for lunch the next day - ordered the Pizza and was a little disappointed - should have gone...More

Thank Grant T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Place Michel Debre, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Indre-et-Loire  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 57 11 49
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