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76, Avenue Michel Croz, 74400 Chamonix, France
04 50 53 18 98‎
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 34
    Excellent
  • 61
    Very good
  • 43
    Average
  • 25
    Poor
  • 36
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mediocre food, terrible service.

Years ago, French restaurants had a reputation of excellent food served by miserable, rude, slow staff. I have always found this to be completely false, and have received great service throughout France. This place is an exception. Slow to give us menus, slow to take our order, forgot our... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
mad_rich
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Newcastle, UK
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English first
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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

After our getting to know the town walk we stopped here as there was a buzz around the square and the outside was well placed to see what was going on. I ordered sea bass which was lovely and well cooked - my husband had fillet steak again no complaints. Service did seem a little mixed up - but on... More 

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Had a nice lunch here. I had a plain tomato spaghetti which wasn't on the menu but they were more than obliging. Was a lovely fresh garlicky basil filled sauce. Son enjoyed steak et frites. Inside and outside seating and friendly staff. I've given it 4/5 just because there are other places that in my opinion are that bit nicer,... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Food was tasty. Nice outdoor seating. French onion soup was very nice. Great service. Fast food service. Nice downtown location near the shopping area.

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Newcastle, UK
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Years ago, French restaurants had a reputation of excellent food served by miserable, rude, slow staff. I have always found this to be completely false, and have received great service throughout France. This place is an exception. Slow to give us menus, slow to take our order, forgot our drinks, then arrived with the wrong drinks. You get the picture...... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Having had a decent meal here before, we were very disappointed with our last visit. The onion soup tasted like packaged chicken stock with onions thrown in at the last minute. The "champignon" soup tasted like a bland veg soup mix from a packet with no discernible evidence of champignon. Burger was ok. Salmon undercooked and poorly plated with a... More 

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Chamonix, France
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5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Maybe not the right time, but the staff was unpolite, we were 3 pax and the food came with at least 15 mins of difference and food wasn't amazing either..

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London, United Kingdom
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106 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The food is fine in this restaurant, but the service is highly disorganized with waiters often walking around with dishes in their hands not knowing who ordered them. This despite many waiters for a relatively small restaurant (large when outside area is open). We shall not return as the service chaos is ideal for a relaxing dinner, although the waiters... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We're left unattended for 10+mins. The first waiter didn't know any English...we have to wait for the 2nd to come to be finally informed that at 4:30 the kitchen is closed - terrace is open only for icecream and drinks/coffee. Nowhere was written that tiny detail...we moved out...

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

waiters without experience that want you to pay for their mistakes and act like you are the stupid one - French Customer Service at its best :-(

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L.A.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

The staff was nice enough to accommodate us for breakfast even though it was 11:00. Had great coffee and very good omelet. 'm guessing the other food it good too.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 76, Avenue Michel Croz, 74400 Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: 04 50 53 18 98‎

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