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Bar Ristorante La Grolla

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Localita Pendeint,8 in Val Veny, 11013 Courmayeur, Italy
(+39) 3384265695
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 49
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The perfect place for a long, sunny lunch

There is no finer place to sit and have a long lunch than the balcony of La Grolla on a sunny winters day. The views are spectacular: the whole of Mont Blanc / Monte Bianco provides a backdrop. The food is a clever mix of local specialities and international favourites, and is well prepared and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
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Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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105 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

There is no finer place to sit and have a long lunch than the balcony of La Grolla on a sunny winters day. The views are spectacular: the whole of Mont Blanc / Monte Bianco provides a backdrop. The food is a clever mix of local specialities and international favourites, and is well prepared and presented. The friendly staff are... More 

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Carlisle, Cumbria,
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192 reviews 192 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We visited while skiing. Our guide had reccomended that we try this place, and we did on our last day. V. quiet, us and 3 others. Food fine, service a little slow. We could imagine that it might be a good place for a 'long lunch', but not a quick one - would we go back? - I think yes....

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Milan, Italy
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Beautiful setting. Fantastic food (ravioli della nonna e risotto alla Valsostana ). Only accessible by ski's for lunch and with a snow cat in the evenings. Beautiful setting, wonderful food, expensive and terrible service. Given the cost of the snow cat a better deal at lunch than for supper.

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Napoli
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

The trip uphill on the small winding road is definitely worth it already just for the breathtaking view that you have from this place. Monte Bianco glacier is almost a stone throw from here and once you'll look at it you are going to feel quite small ...... no matter how much you just ate in the restaurant.... We had... More 

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Mamaroneck, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Beautiful location facing the glacier, the atmosphere is warm and welcoming, the food is absolutely delicious.

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Seattle, Washington
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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

This is an institution. Have been to it multiple times, and it is a really great place. Very hard to keep the standard at this level for so long. Downstairs is quite interesting. Had the smoked trout, and an infinite variety of pasta's. Has to be experienced if you are driving through to France and/or skiing in winter.

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Chipping Ongar, United Kingdom
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263 reviews 263 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Delightful staff and lovely local food ,ie venison in pasta, smoked trout, etc Wonderful terrace overlooking slopes . Reasonable prices for both food and wine .must book for best seats

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Thundersley, Essex
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

A good choice for a long lunch....great food, great location. We ate inside due to heavy snowfall but have eaten on the terrace on previous occasions where the view is beautiful. The upstairs dining area is very relaxed and comfortable and this is one of the best mountain restaurants Courmayeur has to offer...

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Brussels
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

My friend and I ate here twice and enjoyed it! Staff was friendly and correct. It was not exactly high season so the atmosphere was relaxed. There was lots of space, so i guess in high season you would never really would get the feeling the place is packed. The food was good, price a little elevated, but correct for... More 

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UK
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64 reviews 64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

I had read about this place and stumbled on it by chance and at the perfect time for our lunch break. The restaurant is very nicely decorated, great views all around from the 1st floor dining room. Efficient, friendly service. Food was excellent, regional specialties are a must.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Localita Pendeint,8 in Val Veny, 11013 Courmayeur, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Valle d'Aosta  >  Courmayeur
  • Phone Number: (+39) 3384265695
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?