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18 Place Gabriel Faure, 74940 Annecy-le-Vieux, France
Today
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Outdoor seating
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 37
    Excellent
  • 57
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 24
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good but not great.

Went there 3 times. Once with my husband and family, once with friends and once with just my hubby. Spring - Went there with my husband - sat inside - service, food and atmosphere was good. I had salmon and he had the special. Nothing was amazing, but it was fine. Summertime - outside... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
Carey T
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New York City, New York
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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154 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Went there 3 times. Once with my husband and family, once with friends and once with just my hubby. Spring - Went there with my husband - sat inside - service, food and atmosphere was good. I had salmon and he had the special. Nothing was amazing, but it was fine. Summertime - outside seating, lovely area, food was very... More 

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Coppet, Geneve, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Three of us (30 somethings) went to dinner here and the food was very good, but not great. We had to wait for so long, we didn't have time to get dessert and waited another 30 minutes for the check. We expected more - splurge and go to Clos des Sens instead.

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Geneva, Switzerland
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Went there for lunch with my family. They have the trational French "formula" system where you can choose amongst entry, main dish and dessert. You can get any combination (e.g. entry + main dish or main dish + dessert only). The options for main dish were 2 porc, 2 fishes and 1 vegetarian. No chicken or meat or veal... It... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This place definitely deserves the Bib Gourmand as it consistently serves excellent meals at a very reasonable price. The menu is short but varied, with the starters being perhaps a little unexciting. The merlu main was rather small but excellent all the same. The cote de porc (for 2) cooked at low temperature was awesome and huge, totally delicious. Desserts... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I recommend this restaurant if you are in the mood for well-prepared traditional French cuisine. The quality of the food is really outstanding, a result of the combination of high-quality ingredients with truly French cooking techniques. There is no “nouvelle cuisine” here, just pure consistent traditional food. It´s the kind of place Julia Child would have adored! The place is... More 

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Annecy, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Went there with my partner in Autumn 2013. The food is splendid, seasonal and served with care and kindness. We dined al fresco on the lovely terrace at reasonable prices. I can't wait to go back! The choice is limited to a number of seasonal and fresh products, but everything we had was splendid food, very well prepared.

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Annecy, France
Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The decoration is nice and the service is good. Good wine list as well. We were not impressed with the dishes but not disappointed either. I wouldn't go back but I wound't not recommend it.

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Annecy-le-Vieux, France
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Nice place and very typical like an old fashion café. The dishes are original with unusual presentation. The outside area can be enjoyed in summer looking at the kitchen and the pastry preparation. A good place to be and enjoy dinner.

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Geneva, Switzerland
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

Cafe brunet is a monument to consistency, it's a while since I last visited and was looking forward to the same level of service and good food standard I sampled on my last visit. I was not disappointed. The restaurant was bustling and the server was attentive and polite speaking English and French. €30 for 3 courses of well presented... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

a visit to Le Cafe Brunet will delight your senses and bring a sense of normality to the formality of French cuisine. The host and staff at Le Cafe Brunet were delightful and offered guidance and suggestions throughout; in France it is normal for you to order ALL of your courses from the beginning of your meal whether you have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18 Place Gabriel Faure, 74940 Annecy-le-Vieux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Annecy-le-Vieux

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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