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L'Atelier Gourmand

37 rue Etienne Marcel, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 38 59 87
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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37 rue Etienne Marcel, 37000, Tours, France
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are so lucky to get a table in this cozy small Restaurant in the old town of Tours, the place is quite behind the main busy street at rue Etienne marcel. A typical French cuisine.thanks to the owner David he accommodated us and so...More

Thank Atil R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our entire experience at this wonderful restaurant was one to remember. The owner is so friendly and hands on - you feel like a good friend right away. The food is creative and delicious. I wish we could go back!

1  Thank magsmeluzio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wednesday night and very busy, Waited for table, fair enough Waited for waiter 15 mins not good enough , eventually got a drink 30 min Uninteresting plat, choice of three and all were uninspiring and for what you got way too expensive at 26 euros...More

Thank Brizzytravel
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My mother, grandmother, and I had a great French dinner. Everyone there was so so so nice and friendly and explained the menu to us in English. The food was very delicious and beautiful and everything smelled good too! I would definitely go there again.

1  Thank ellagrev
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We found name in a guidebook. Hard to find at first. It was booked solid when we arrived at 9 p.m. Owner (David?) recommended another restaurant around corner called Restaurant 37 Tours, which is managed by his brother. We ended up at both restaurants on...More

Thank PedrodeCalifornia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We walked by this restaurant near lunchtime, and saw that it was full while many others in the old town area were not. We had already eaten lunch, so decided to come back for dinner, and were very glad we did. It is quite small,...More

Thank Olivey
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Loved this place from the minute we walked in. Very busy for a Tuesday night do we were lucky to get a last minute reservation.. It's very small. Pretty outdoor space for warmer times. The decor is glitzy but classy. Stainless steel tables and crystal...More

Thank busyeater
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This time we sat outside, it has a good ambiance and on Saturday evening was very busy. The food is original, creative, different and totally delicious. We had booked by email following having had to cancel a booking previously but weren't convinced the email had...More

Thank Cliff F
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Six Texans couldn't identify a damn thing on the menu so we all got something different and passed it around - family style. Not one dish was less than excellent! Entertaining host - just don't take his advice on bars afterwards.

2  Thank chrisjlane2016
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I travel to Tours on a regular basis and always go to L'Atelier Gourmand because it has been consistently excellent. I went twice this trip. This time around I especially liked the Mille Feuille au Chocolat, the Gambas with Quinoa and the Parot Fish. They...More

Thank Erwin P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
11:59 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:00
11:59 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:00
11:59 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:00
11:59 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 rue Etienne Marcel, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 38 59 87
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