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Le Saint Honore

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7 Place des Petites Boucheries, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 61 93 82
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Singapore
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2014

My husband and I asked the hotel to make a reservation for us a few days prior. It was a Friday night and quickly filled up with, what seemed like, mainly locals. Cosy restaurant with a warm ambience. One of my favourite meals in France - included an amazing bread and butter pudding dessert! Pretty good value too.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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292 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

massice wine cellar, with great choices of local wine food was classic, but perfect prepared service, quick, discrete and friendly recommended

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Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 646 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2014

Well hidden in old Tours, on a small, charming square St Honoré is a delicious French cuisine restaurant, with perfectly prepared dishes and good wine-lists the chef is present in the kitchen but also coming to the guests, while his wife is running front of the house. Great regional --and beyond-- cuisine and very nice desserts. Superb find, especially if... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

Used trip advisor to identify a restaurant in tour on the way back from Chennonceau. So happy we picked this place, fantastic food (tour pate en croute starter with fois gras and vouvray jelly, lamb chops cooked to perfection and an apricot sable to finish!) fantastic wine at great value, surroundings were charming, a real find! I recommend and would... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

Great food in a cosy location with great service. Special attendance by owner and chef, can warmly recommend! Fantastic food.

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la Chartre sur le Loir
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

This was the fourth time that we have taken friends to this charming and intimate place in the shadow of the great cathedral of Tours. Here you will find the genuine French restaurant that we all dream about. A passionate chef proprietor and his courteous wife who make you feel at home in this gastronomiic treasure. On this occaison there... More 

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Great Falls, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2014

Le Saint Honore might be able to seat 16 people. Benoit, the chef and proprietor, personally waited on us and explained all the food. Our innkeeper from La Maison Jules said that he is also a hunter and a fisher and grows his own vegetables. We started with a beautiful appetizer tray, with cheeses (a Parmesan lollipop) and olives and... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014

We have lived in Tours for some months and this was one of the best restaurants we have gone. The bread, the main course and the desert (tarte fine) were really delicious.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2014

Found this place through chowhound. It was awesome in so many ways: excellent ingredients, attentive service, good value with their set menu, and above all, it was full of locals. Amazing cheese course. Good wine selection. Al so glad it was more casually dressed crowd since we were on vacation. So glad we trekked here tonight.

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Saint-Nom-la-Breteche, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 298 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

We are on a w/e visit to Tours from Paris where we live and as we don't know Tours well we asked our B&B hostess for a suggestion and she certainly came up trumps ! This restaurant is in a slightly out of the way spot behind the Cathedral St Gatien but well well worth seeking out . Make a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Place des Petites Boucheries, 37000, Tours, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Tours
  • Phone Number: +33 2 47 61 93 82

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