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le carrousel

) #11 of 97 Restaurants in Saumur €€ - €€€ French, European
15 rue du Colonel Michon, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 51 00 40
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“duck” (3 reviews)
“his wife” (2 reviews)
“fine dining” (2 reviews)
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French, European
€€ - €€€
15 rue du Colonel Michon, 49400, Saumur, France
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to third restaurant with another couple and had a pleasant evening. The staff were friendly and attentive but the food did not match up to it. The oysters (hot and cold chosen were very good and the steaks were well cooked but overall...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Le Caroussel has been just renovated and the new design is really nice. Cuisine is classical french style in a very high quality. Sometimes may be a bit rich of butter and cream, but taste and flavour are really excellent! we enjoyed a wonderful evening...More

Thank GF_Traveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with friends who had not been there before. The menus are well priced and the food on both the 27 and 30 Euro menus was very good. Excellent starters, lovely duck. Mise en bouche served and beautiful fresh bread. Our desserts were also...More

1  Thank Lesley T
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Bit of a difference of opinion on scoring this place with my wife. I rate it higher than her. It stands between a pub and fine dining. The chef actually served us(it was very quiet). There were loads of flavours on the plates-most very tasty-...More

Thank eurotrippers
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a brilliant restaurant. The couple who own it are exceptional. Very friendly and helpful. Food is outstanding and very reasonably priced. Don' t miss the desserts, they are to die for. Service is second to none. Just go, you won't be disappointed. Highly...More

Thank Lyndamur
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

After a bit of a walk and getting lost in the city we managed to find Le Carousel for dinner. At first we were unsure as from the outside it is deceiving --- once we entered the courtyard and sat we immediately understood we'd make...More

Thank Halfochki
Reviewed 26 September 2016

An absolute gem of a restaurant off the beaten track and not central but not to be missed! We went the first time in 2013 and returned in 2016 with our friends.. and we were NOT disappointed! Great food, great quality, great price!

Thank Sophie W
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Two recent visits have proved that this restaurant is among the very best in Saumur, and we would highly recommend a visit for great dining experience. As a bonus prices are reasonable at this level

2  Thank foxmoor
cecileserge, Responsable réception at le carrousel, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thank you note to have your opinion; We are glad you appreciated our food

Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I attended with another couple we were friends with after reading some reviews of the restaurant. It was fantastic. No negatives to say (which is odd for me!). The chef came out and explained the parts of the menu we couldnt read...More

Thank michael1256340
cecileserge, Gérant at le carrousel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

tank you

Reviewed 8 July 2016

My wife and I have visited Saumur many times and always enjoyed this pretty town which is twinned with our home town of Warwick. On this visit we decided to look for a restaurant that was outside the usual tourist fare of the centre. Whilst...More

Thank UKWarwickTraveller
cecileserge, Gérant at le carrousel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

thank you

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 rue du Colonel Michon, 49400, Saumur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Saumur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 51 00 40
Un peu à l'écart du centre ville, une adresse gourmande et chaleureuse
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