L’Auberge du Prieure opens for lunch daily except Wednesdays, noon-4pm, June-September, with fixed menus (aperitif and two or three courses) or a la carte. Dinners can be booked for a minimum of 15 people. Two other restaurants in the grounds of the chateau serve modern cuisine. More: vinci-closluce.com. The nearest main railway station to Amboise is Tours. More: raileurope.com.au.