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Chez Gerard

20 rue du grand Marche, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 61 31 94
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good10%
  • Average15%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible47%
16 Aug 2017
“Disappointing ”
12 Aug 2017
“Wanted a pizza in Tours”
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Italian, French
$$ - $$$
20 rue du grand Marche, 37000, Tours, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the set menu and for what we paid was fine. Unfortunately the waiter was unfriendly, abrupt and wasn't aware of his customers needs. Must be plenty of other restaurants where you are welcomed with a smile, it's free!

Thank CotswoldTripper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only thing positive about this place is the location, which is probably the only thing that keeps this restaurant going. The food was terrible but the service was much worse. The waiter was rude to the point of making faces and when informing him...More

Thank Danny Q
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We went there for dinner. Chose 18 EUR menu. Mine was chicken liver salad, steak with fries and apple tart. My friend's was goat cheese salad, vegetarian lasagna and coconut flan. The only tasty thing among these was my liver salad. Presentation on goat cheese...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Avoid the place! Service is poor and food is already processed. Such a shame for the gastronomy to call this place "a restaurant". Total waste of money. There are much better places in the area for the same cost and cooked on the spot.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We ate here whilst staying in Tours and we would not recommend it. It was one of the worst pizza's we have ever had, the base was poor quality and tasted like one of those cheap shop bought bases. It was also not cooked. My...More

Thank adrian_wylie380
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Took a chance, but it was a mistake. Food was edible, just about, wine tasteless; service ok. Toilets completely inaccessible for anyone without mountaineering experience.

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We chose the place without checking the ratings--sometimes you discover a gem otherwise you may find a turd. Our luck ran out. Although there were a lot of people eating there, they probably were unwitting tourists such as ourselves. I had the fish of the...More

2  Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

After reading the negative reviews we were sceptical, however we had a good experience, albeit we were there before it opened. Gerard made us feel welcome and everything from then was great. We opted for the menu where my wife had the steak, which other...More

Thank Eddie S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We weren't going to eat here because of reviews but it was the only place we could find that served escargot. We had a very good experience. The waiters were friendly, wine cold and escargot fabulous. Right we're all the action is in the old...More

Thank sydneycarrie
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We ate here on our first night in Tours and ordered from the fixed price menu. We ate outside and thought the initial welcome was a bit brusque but put that down to being busy. We enjoyed the food we chose but found the service...More

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Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: 20 rue du grand Marche, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 61 31 94
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