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Leonard de Vinci

19 rue de la Monnaie, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 61 07 88
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“baked alaska” (2 reviews)
“bruschetta” (3 reviews)
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
19 rue de la Monnaie, 37000, Tours, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Models of his inventions, beautiful gardens and tours of his house, workshops makes this a great place to visit

Thank carolcC2439ZT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on our first night in tours and we really enjoyed it. Menu was completely different from any other Italian restaurants we ate in. The bruschetta sharing plate for 2 to start with was amazing! Followed by a pasta dish and a prawn...More

Thank Rosh1888
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

This is obviously a lesser chateau in the region, but among the most fascinating primarily because of the models of Leonardo’s inventions that are still with is in one form or another today. IBMs simulations of how these inventions might have worked had Leonardo had...More

Thank dwrhodes
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Overall, very goog. We went as a tour group, and had the entire room with the balcony to ourselves. For a group dinner, food was excellent with baked Alaska to finish. Magnifique!

Thank winston888
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Dinner with a large group. Service was a ten and the food was very good. This wonderful restaurant is in the middle of old town. The two musicians that entertained us was fantastic. We sang, danced and had a wonderful night.

Thank donroquefort
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Tours for 3 nights at the end of Aug 2018 and having read good reviews about Leonardo De (sic) Vinci’s restaurant decided to give it a go! We booked a table for goir and were given possibly the best table in France...More

Thank Carl A
Reviewed 25 August 2018

food not french. pasta, shish kabob, salad no frogs legs or steamed mussels. service decent. house wine average. timbered ceiling, tiny wooden steps inside wood and wattle outer bldg. a treat to be in a renaissance restaurant. worth a picture. great ambiance

Thank CommittedCruiser
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Salad with goat cheese was good. Lamb was delicious with pene pasta and pesto. Baked Alaska for dessert was also good. Would highly recommend this place.

Thank Vcals830
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful place to visit and a wonderful look into history and how people once lived. To really get the most out of Da Vinci’s house I highly recommend taking a guided tour - I learned so much more than I would have just...More

Thank robynab
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner of risotto with Shrimp (and salad) last evening. The waiters spoke English (a bonus for us as our French is limited) and were very helpful. We ate outside but there are inside tables as well with the upstairs area being...More

Thank Cindy95630
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 rue de la Monnaie, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Indre-et-Loire  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 61 07 88
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