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La Sauvageonne

2637 Route Leutaz, 74120 Megeve, France
+33 4 50 91 90 81
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Ranked #60 of 91 restaurants in Megeve
Price range: $55 - $124
Cuisines: Asian, Diner, French, Italian
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Geneva, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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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51 reviews 51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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179 reviews 179 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
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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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 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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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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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Sao Paulo, SP
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

It is a beautiful restaurant away from Megeve center of Village. You will have to go by car or taxi. But be careful with taxi prices in Megece. They can be more expensive than the restaurant itself... The decor is interesting and the atmosphere is live with good music played a little loud (but it is possible to talk and... More

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2011

The quality of the food was the lousiest that we experienced in Megeve for astronomical prices. We were put as a party of three amongst a private 18th birthday party that took place in the whole restaurant. Absolutely ridiculous unless you enjoy birthday speeches during your dinner conversation. The food was inedible since the focus of the kitchen was on... More

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kent
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2011

The total experience is a pleasure, from the Bar with DJ to the great atmosphere in the dining room followed by a truely memorable Dinner. The food and staff are 1st class and should qualify for higher honours.

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