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2, rue Felix Marchand, 53200 Chateau-Gontier, France
+33 2 43 70 15 44
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible1%
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2, rue Felix Marchand, 53200 Chateau-Gontier, France
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The staff is very friendly and the chef makes big efforts however we dined here as part of a package on two evenings and unfortunately both nights our meals were not very good.

Thank carogrand
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Here we had one of the finest dinners of our month-long trip. The dining room has beautiful views through big windows overlooking the Mayenne River, with trees and gardens on the opposite bank, and the silhouette of the historic town a kilometer away. An outdoor...More

Thank CatonsvilleGeorge
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner there with a large group for a family dinner. The restaurant itself is very nice, light, modern and clean. When it comes to choosing what to eat, the menu proves itself to be very complicated. The associations of the ingredients is weird,...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Good venue on the straightest road from Craon you could imagine. Overlooking the river, this is a stylish restaurant with a good menu and excellent service. Recommended.

Thank DellNorthernEngland
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Ate here twice recently having the lunchtime special. 14 euro for three courses and an amuse-bouche. Imaginative food well presented, the young serving staff helped us, with their English and our French understand the menu. A leisurely lunch with a lovel river view.

Thank AeroMinx
Reviewed 23 May 2016

L'Aquarelle is the only restaurant in Chateau Gontier with a view of the Mayenne. The food is refined, and reasonably priced. A good place for a special meal out.

Thank Erda24
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff, nice lunch menu and a table on the terrace overlooking the river Mayenne. Great afternoon treat. For 2 with wine and coffee, we paid a very correct 40 euros. Each of the 3 courses of the weekly changing simple menu had a...More

Thank Maarten K
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We ate here a number of times on our recent trip to France after it was recommended by the owners of our Gite.. Service is excellent and friendly and there is a nice choice of food.We enjoyed their house aperatif which is curacao plus cremant...More

1  Thank glyn l
Reviewed 24 June 2013

First of all, warmly welcome. A very good quality/price balance. We will come back, sure ! Very nice view on the river Mayenne, place to lunch when the weather is nice, in fact a restaurant to be recommanded

2  Thank Malatier I
Reviewed 14 December 2012

The mid week menu at 13.50 euros for 3 courses is a steal for food of this quality,also a good selection of wines by the glass at resonable prices.

3  Thank Bill W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2, rue Felix Marchand, 53200 Chateau-Gontier, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Mayenne  >  Chateau-Gontier
  • Phone Number: +33 2 43 70 15 44
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