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Le Lion d'Or

17 quai Charles Guinot, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 57 00 23
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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17 quai Charles Guinot, 37400, Amboise, France
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our hotel as it's a very short walk. The staff is not well-trained and very indifferent. The lady that took the wine order was not helpful and after telling her that I didn't like wine from a specific region she in fact recommended...More

Thank Jhkcle1
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We chose to eat here on our first night in Amboise. Needing a bit of a treat after a long day travelling. We had our dog (well behaved) with us and they made all three of us most welcome giving us a table with plenty...More

Thank Toby S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The food here was absolutely stunning! It was a little pricey but we didn't mind as it was our 'treat meal' during our trip.

Thank Kendal B
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

My father, my sister and I are doing the Loire route with the bike, we stay two nights in Amboise and the first day we had dinner in a restaurant close to the hotel, not so good. But today, the second dinner which is also...More

Thank Adriel M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Rather old fashioned (traditional?) setting but food was good and the staff very friendly. Easy parking opposite

2  Thank Lyn T
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We booked through the Michelin website but the booking was lost so we were seated in a below average bistro area instead of the dining room. For a Michelin restaurant it would have been better to have been turned away given how much ambience adds...More

Thank Jodie B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Lion D'Or Restaurant - Amboise - Unforgettable moments. Two ambiences. One more relaxed, and another, i would call it the main one !!! Definitely head to the main space, to the left side of whoever enters. Food, service, everything a five stars moment. For 120...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The price for value is really good. The service is friendly and efficient. The food is very well prepared with nice looking plates. Overall less than 90 euros for 2 for a very nice experience.

Thank Lorenzo-Laurent
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We liked our first meal so much that we booked a table for the following day. The food was delicious, the service (especially the two ladies) excellent and we did not have to wait long for our different courses. The restaurant is a beautiful room,...More

Thank Thera1974
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is far better than many good restaurants. We found it's food Tastefull, Creative and the people very Serviceminded. Coffee - make your choise between approx 12 diff. tastes. Unfortunately we did'nt take more than one picture. Go there.

Thank KurtJyllinge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 quai Charles Guinot, 37400, Amboise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 57 00 23
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