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L'Ovale

3 rue de France, 77300, Fontainebleau, France
+33 1 60 72 28 53
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
3 Nov 2016
“Great service in a lovely location a few minutes walk from the Chateau.”
4 May 2016
“Family owned and managed restaurant is family friendly and a foodie's delight”
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CUISINES
French, European, Grill, Gastropub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 rue de France, 77300, Fontainebleau, France
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 3 November 2016

A very nice restaurant in the heart of Fontainebleau. Food is always good and in the 5 times that I have been there, the service has been professional and upbeat.

Thank Gpy14
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

The cassoulet is fantastic, it was the best bite from our visit. There was s bit of a language barrier but they worked it and we communicated effectively - just slowly. It's a very good value for the quality as compared to cost. We started...More

Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Service - fast Friendliness - high Quality of food - amazing Value for money - low to medium I stopped by lunch here, I ordered the plat du jour - My meal had toast with foie-gras and raspberry sauce for the starters... And then the...More

Thank RajeevM19
Reviewed 10 October 2015

The kitchen had just closed at 4pm, but there was a snack menu, and we had a good chicken ceasar salad and a toasted sandwich and a nice dessert. Sit outside and watch the world go by. The staff was helpful and spoke some English...More

Thank PlansAhead
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Stopped here after wandering around looking for somewhere to eat in the evening and we weren't disappointed. Service was good and the staff were friendly. The food was pretty good to although to be honest I have to say the mains didn't live up to...More

Thank TivertonPritch
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Had a business dinner here. Food and service were good. It was convenient to several hotels, pubs and chateau. They offered duck, salmon, beef, fairly standard, dependable type food with helpful service. Staff were fluent in English and helpful.

Thank HappyMama333
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Excellent service & great food for a correct price. Highly recommended. We enjoyed our dinner in the center of this charming litttle French town.

Thank Yves L
Reviewed 20 August 2015

We had a great meal here. We were warmly welcomed by Tim who gave us some really good suggestions on what to eat and drink. He even gave us a complementary glass of wine to try as an alternative the that we had chosen. We...More

Thank AnnieM452
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Nothing extraordinary but reasonably good lunch. Nice terrace close to the castle. Prices slightly above average but that's typical for a touristy area.

Thank GlobetrottingSwede
Reviewed 15 July 2015

This place is right in the middle of Fontainebleau, right across from one of the entrances to the chateau, so we expected it to be a bit of a tourist trap. We could not have been more wrong. The food was great and the waiter...More

Thank Aventurero09
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$67
Cuisine
French, European, Grill, Gastropub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 01:00
Monday
07:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 01:00
Thursday
07:00 - 01:00
Friday
07:00 - 01:00
Saturday
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue de France, 77300, Fontainebleau, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Seine-et-Marne  >  Fontainebleau
  • Phone Number: +33 1 60 72 28 53
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