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Brasserie de l'Univers

€€ - €€€French, , European
8 Place Jean Jaures, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 05 50 92
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Overview
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good42%
  • Average27%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
French, Bar, European, Gastropub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
8 Place Jean Jaures, 37000, Tours, France
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

A very disappointing meal, lacklustre service delivered the WORST steak I have ever been served, terrible quality, tasteless and poorly prepared and accompanied. To top it all off the waiting staff tried to add the bill of the last people to occupy my table, I...More

Thank Ian V
Julie R, Responsable relations clients at Brasserie de l'Univers, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear customer, Be sure that our waiting staff is qualified and competent. We asked to our team about this situation, and we are able to certify that they never tried to pass this cost on you. The error is human. Furthermore, our dishes are always...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I had dinner with my tour mates at this restaurant. The appetisers are okay only while the main courses are really disappointing. My tour mates had the fish with cream sauce but they said the fish is really dry and they had to order more...More

Thank Amthu
Julie R, Responsable relations clients at Brasserie de l'Univers, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear customer, We thank you for your review and your compliments. Feel free to ask for our managers if you need it, they will try to find the best solutions. All the Brasserie Univers wishes you a nice day, and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Tried this restaurant for breakfast today on the recommendation of TripAdvisor. Unbelievably rude waiter tells us that they have no more croissants and no bread. On our way out we see three baskets of croissants. How can this establishment afford to lose business so carelessly?...More

Thank MegLustman
Reviewed 22 August 2017

One of the few places in Tours where we felt welcomed and service for once wasn't slow. The food was better quality than expected and it came fast. Service was friendly and our food came just as we requested. Friendly atmosphere.

Thank Danny Q
Julie R, Responsable relations clients at Brasserie de l'Univers, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Bonjour, Hello, We thank you for your review and we are pleased to read it ! Hope to see you soon. Regards, l'Univers' Team.

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We arrived too early to be served dinner, so we ordered some drinks and relaxed for a while before we ordered our dinner. Our drinks were good, as was our food. The beer and fish and chips were particularly good. The waiter was nice enough...More

Thank Taylor P
Julie R, Responsable relations clients at Brasserie de l'Univers, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Hello, We thank you for your review and we are pleased to read it ! Hope to see you soon. Regards, L'Univers' Team.

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived without a pre booking and they were happy to accommodate us. Good menu excellent food. Very attentive staff who looked after us.

Thank Kathryn O
Julie R, Responsable relations clients at Brasserie de l'Univers, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Hello, We thank you for your review and we are pleased to read it ! Hope to see you soon, Regards, L'Univers' Team.

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The waiter was arrogant and rude. He corrected my French loudly as he walked away, gave us someone else's more expensive bill, forgot one of the drinks, still overcharged us when we pointed out his mistake with the bill and to top it all my...More

Thank C B
Julie R, Responsable relations clients at Brasserie de l'Univers, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Dear customer, We truly apologize for the bad experience you had in our restaurant. Furthermore, be sure that we do not tolerate the lack of kindness from our teams. Don't hesitate to ask for our managers if you need it, they will try to find...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

A Saturday night in Tours, lovely open air dining and food to keep both adults and children very happy, great ambience, ordered onglet de boeuf, dish of the day, very tasty, very rare! So beware!

Thank Dave M
Julie R, Responsable relations clients at Brasserie de l'Univers, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Hello, We thank you for your review and we are pleased to read it ! Hope to see you soon, Regards, L'Univers' Team.

Reviewed 19 July 2017

Settled on dinner here 3 times as other brasseries all serve simillar food and a bit more pricey. Problem is too much pork and shellfish dishes etc. No soups on the menu or just plain salad etc. Many times just entree(appetizer), Plat(main dish) and /or...More

Thank BykofskyTraveller
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Well located opposite town hall, busy and casual. Good for a drink and good pub food. Nice atmosphere staff helpful.

Thank rhondah181
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, Bar, European, Gastropub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
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: 8 Place Jean Jaures, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 05 50 92
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