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52 quai de la Loire, 37210 Rochecorbon, France
+33 2 47 52 80 90
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“pigs ears” (2 reviews)
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French, European
€€ - €€€
52 quai de la Loire, 37210 Rochecorbon, France
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

We were hoping for a fairly quick and casual meal and L'Embarcadere was recommended by Eric at Chateau de L'Olivier and based on the exterior our expectations were modest. However after entering the dining room you're struck by the comfortable ambiance. Combine that with the...More

Thank jn1952
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Recommended by our host at Les Troglos de la Tufoliere B&B nearby (also v Good) we did not expect such a superb dinner as we entered a bar area from the street. We were taken through to the garden area behind and seated there on...More

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Fair menu, good service with English speaking staff. We enjoyed our meal very much although it was quite expensive.

Thank Honcomment
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We found the restaurant whilst walking through the town whilst staying at Art hotel. Extremely friendly and attentive service. Restaurant is very cosy, food was fantastic and you get to choose your own wine from the cellar! The lady owner took time to explain all...More

Thank MargoDarbo
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our B&B. We were seated in the garden. Beautiful! We are here for three nights. Excellent dinners every time! We had the chef specials with chicken and fish. The salads were large and very good. Chef Chris and his wife,...More

Thank Didi0710
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I ate here on route to the train station in Tours. It is in front of the 'Tourists Office' and there are places to park nearby. From the outside it looks like a lorry drivers cafe with a few tables. However inside the restaurant is...More

Thank belbest
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Recommended by Tourist Information in the village and not disappointed. Staff really happy and helpful, food good. Sat in the garden with pretty lights and shade, good wines and overall lovely evening.

Thank Honestreviewer1010
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Lots of traditional items such as pigs ears and trotters which we did not try, however the more English accustomed dishes such as the confit duck, chicken terrine and tiramisu were superb. Bottles of wine are slightly expensive - circa €20, but this is more...More

Thank Samuel C
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were staying in Rochecorbon so decided to sample the restaurant. In fact, we came back the next night too because we enjoyed it so much! The food is interesting, tasty and regional, we loved chatting with all the staff, and the...More

Thank 684sarahd684
Reviewed 14 July 2016

A real bistro with local authentic specialties. An attractive menu, also nice seating inside or outside in a garden (not on the river side) , nicer than what you would expect at entry. Uncoordinated staff leads to fluctuating performance : from too fast to too...More

Thank kr1069
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 quai de la Loire, 37210 Rochecorbon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Rochecorbon
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 52 80 90
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