Main room of the L’Essentiel restaurant
Restaurant

Restaurant L'Essentiel

  • Pet Friendly

How not to succumb to the charm of this unique place? Chef Anthony Vaillant and his team will make you discover a gourmet, inventive and friendly cuisine highlighting local products.

The restaurant is located a stone's throw from the town centre, below the Château, which you can admire majestically from the terrace.
A bistronomic table ideal for lunch or dinner with friends, family or business. The wine list gives pride of place to Loire Valley wines. A cuisine rewarded and distinguished by various Guides, including Guide 109 ("the new blood of French cuisine") 2021 Gault & Millau, "guide to finding today's talent"! To discover absolutely!

Duration:

From: 09 / 07 / 24 To: 20 / 08 / 24
  • Monday :
    closed
  • Tuesday :
    open
  • Wednesday :
    open
  • Thursday :
    open
  • Friday :
    open
  • On Saturday:
    open
  • Sunday:
    closed

Tuesday, open only for evening service

From: 21 / 08 / 24 To: 31 / 12 / 24
  • Monday :
    closed
  • Tuesday :
    open
  • Wednesday :
    open
  • Thursday :
    open
  • Friday :
    open
  • On Saturday:
    open
  • Sunday:
    closed

Prices

From: 09 / 01 / 24 To: 31 / 12 / 24
  • Adult menu 19 € to 55 €
  • Children's menu 18 € to 25 €

Market menu at lunchtime, excluding weekends and bank holidays, from €19.
"Compose your Menu", from €30 to €55.
Basic menu at €39.

  • Payment Methods: Cheque, Bank/credit card, Cash, Chèque-Vacances Classic, Contactless payment

Pratical information

Working Languages
  • French
  • English
Specialties
  • Fish
  • Traditional french cuisine
  • Gastronomic cooking
  • Offers "homemade" dishes
Services
  • Pet Friendly
Customer support / booking
  • Reservation of services
Catering
  • Take away meals / Ready meals
Equipments Interior equipment
  • Baby chair
  • Toilets
Parking
  • Parking nearby
Exteriors
  • Terrace Area
Capacity
  • Number of guests 50
  • Number of covers on the terrace 18
  • Number of rooms 2

Contact information

11-13 rue Raspail
49400 Saumur

Access

On the Loire à Vélo route.
A few hundred meters from the Loire.