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Hippeau Brasserie

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Contemporary, French, European
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Entree 1 1 rue Francois 1er, 37400, Amboise, France (Formerly Chez Hippeau)
+33 2 47 57 26 30
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
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19:00 - 21:30
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Hengoed, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We had dinner here twice and on both occasions the food was delightful, served with unobtrusive panache and reasonably priced. Not Michelin, perhaps but very acceptable after a tiring day visiting the sights. The ambience is modern French, light and airy. Highly recommended.

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Thank Warren H H
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

If you are not sure about french food, don't go here. The atmosphere is nice, service fast and efficient We are use to plates a little less elaborated...too much sauce . It looks fresh but I insist....not sure about French Cuisine? Try somewhere else

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Thank Canca B
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We enjoyed a delicious meal at this restaurant. The staff are polite and efficient and the food was well cooked and nicely presented. The menu offers a good selection of dishes and they have an extensive wine list. Good food and reasonably priced.

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Peachland
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221 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Decided on having supper at Hippeau Brasserie after looking at various menus in Amboise. Ordered a 1/2 litre of local wine at 13 euro. We each ordered the plat du jour, 24 euro each. My partner had the salmon gravlox with side salad, white fish with risotto for the main and creme brulee for dessert. I had the escargot in... More 

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Fair Oaks, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We went there for dinner because we reviewed the menu while sightseeing. There was no delay getting a table since we went early. It took about 10 minutes before a waiter came to our table while other tables were being served. I was about ready to leave when a waiter finally showed up and he was not at all helpful.... More 

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Amboise, France
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160 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We came in late, unbooked, for lunch and ordered the set menu: terrine, hamburger frites, fromage blanc all for 14,50€. The hamburgers were particularly good, and cooked to perfection. Highly recommended. We'll be back.

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Thank Peter V
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Could not fault it. Despite reading other reviews, we had really good service on the two evening visits we made last week and the food was of a high standard. The weather was poor for the time of year so glad the restaurant was cosy inside. Will go back next time we are in Amboise.

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Marseille, France
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

2 mins to the Amboise Royal Chateau Easy place to go for lunch or dinner. Food is a good bistrot style, french cuisine. Nice salades, hamburgers, dishes from the region of Tours. When weather permitted it is nice to be at the terrasse away from the crowd and so close to the Chateau. No gastronomy, great brasserie, a good price... More 

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Thank Helene T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I've been here a few times with various people - it's become a 'go-to' when in Amboise. I've tried a variety of things on their menu and have never been disappointed! The staff have always been friendly and very accommodating. I highly recommend this place if you're looking for good, reasonably priced food!

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Warsaw, Poland
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7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We had to wait 20 minutes to receive a menu (first you receive only drinks menu) and then another 20 minutes for drinks to be served. Some of the drinks were incorrect - so after 40 minutes I decided to call a manager. Our waitress didn`t speak English and didn`t understand an international word "manager", so anather waiter was asked.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 31
Cuisine
Contemporary, French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Entree 1 1 rue Francois 1er, 37400, Amboise, France (Formerly Chez Hippeau)
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Amboise
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 57 26 30

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?