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La Sauvageonne

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Italian, French, Asian, Diner
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2637 Route Leutaz, 74120 Megeve, France
+33 4 50 91 90 81
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: In an authentic and refined farm from 1912, the restaurant "La...
In an authentic and refined farm from 1912, the restaurant "La Sauvageonne" welcomes you for an outdoor lunch or dinner close to the fireplace in the old barn. A sumptuous bar, located in the ground floor, is open from 7.30 Pm for an aperitif or drinks before your meal. A large and comfortable smoking room and the largest Havana cigars selection in Megeve will ravish smokers. Continue your evening in a musical atmosphere animated by a Disc Jockey until 3am.
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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
If you are in Megeve the place to be is La Sauvageonne

Nested in in the montagne at the end of the road with a valley parking. You want to be in a beautiful place which look like a luxury chalet, have fun, eat well, be with the people of Megeve, and have service you deserve, head to La Sauvageonne. You will be sure to have a great evening. Nano is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Nested in in the montagne at the end of the road with a valley parking. You want to be in a beautiful place which look like a luxury chalet, have fun, eat well, be with the people of Megeve, and have service you deserve, head to La Sauvageonne. You will be sure to have a great evening. Nano is a... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I can confirm that Nano is the rudest restauranteur I have ever encountered and believe the guy below to be right even if his time was wrong. And that for us the cloakroom "lost" a valued hat out of spite as well as making us wait a very long time in unseasonable weather for their valet parking as we had... More 

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LaSauvageonne, Propriétaire at La Sauvageonne, responded to this review
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MENSONGES MAUVAISE FOI ..... je ne perdrai pas d avantage de temps pour répondre à ces calomnies.... More 

New York City, New York
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Beautiful chalet and a troll guarding the doorway. This place is the definition of the expression "rip-off". Seated 1 1/2 hours late, insulted by the troll himself when ordering, food late and cold, missing items, more troll insults and losing the cashmere scarf at the cloak room to cap it all off. Brilliant. Never ever again. By the way the... More 

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LaSauvageonne, Propriétaire at La Sauvageonne, responded to this review

Sorry but I really don't understand your comment. The restaurant "La Sauvageonne" in Megève is close since March and open only on December. This comment is for another restaurant. Thank you in advance for deleting this from our page. Best regards, J-M. Fanara. More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

It is the place people go to be seen but food is average and really expensive! Green beans for 28 euro! All - absolutelly all food and drinks are overpriced. Service is average and tons of people going there juste to say :" i was there" and be taken in picture. The average price per person with starter and main... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Our recent dinner at La Sauvageonne cost €1000 for four adults and three children---and that entailed ordered reasonably priced local wines. The prices here are utterly ridiculous--for both food and wine. An entree of green beans cost €28. The food is mediocre. Not clear that pork should be served so rare that it is bloody. And the service was awful.... More 

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Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This is a very expensive restaurant but I don't think it is worth to visit... With the positioning they have, you expect better service and better food. Everything was average except the bill!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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47 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

The location is fabulous with a great outdoor terrace and loungers to take in the mountain and sun. It's really a shame the service was so horrible and the prices were so high. We had to ask several times for water, wine, bread, silverware, etc. Almost to the point I thought our waiter was hard of hearing, as it took... More 

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Chamonix, France
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144 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

We know this restaurant from a long time,the food has always been good and the place wonderful,but the prices now are just for Russians.....probably the only ones who can spend for a piece of really good meat with a tiny side ,59 euros! The sweetbreads dish was tiny,the vegetables overcooked as only the French still do and the half bottle... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Service was great. My chateaubriand was amazingly good . Wine excellent. Deserts as well. Thevonly thing that bothered us, was that we had to reconfirm reservation 3 times before arriving.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

This is my 3rd visit to the restaurant, obviously I enjoyed the experience the 1st 2 times. I was one of the unlucky ones to get the 1st seating booking. Everything from welcome to the exit was rushed and rude. I would have enjoyed my evening more if I had walked in handed over my credit card and then left... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2637 Route Leutaz, 74120 Megeve, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Megeve
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 91 90 81

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 45 - 101
  • Cuisine: Italian, French, Asian, Diner

Description

In an authentic and refined farm from 1912, the restaurant "La Sauvageonne" welcomes you for an outdoor lunch or dinner close to the fireplace in the old barn. A sumptuous bar, located in the ground floor, is open from 7.30 Pm for an aperitif or drinks before your meal. A large and comfortable smoking room and the largest Havana cigars selection in Megeve will ravish smokers. Continue your evening in a musical atmosphere animated by a Disc Jockey until 3am.

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