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Avenue des Jeux, 38750 L'Alpe-d'Huez, France
+33 4 76 80 43 31
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Ranked #17 of 65 Restaurants in L'Alpe-d'Huez
Price range: $28 - $45
Cuisines: French, Italian, Pasta, Fondue
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: In this old wooden mountain hut setting, you can enjoy the famous Reblochon Lasagna, the 3 cheeses fondue and the raclette made with the cheese from les Alpages by Bernard Mure Ravaud, MOF and World Best Cheese Maker 2007. We'll tempt you to discover mountain and italian specialities. L'Authentique for a genuine and generous cooking
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English first
Chester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

carpaccio meats to start... Pretty good... Saltibocca was over powering and too rich... Tiramisu lacked alcohol and biscuits... Generally, our group of five returned 75% of our food and the restaurants response was to charge the full bill... Bad experience...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Very cheesy ha ha ha ha Seriously never had friends moan so much at a meal, my rissoto was nice but DO NOT HAVE THE CHEESE LASAGNA! I liked the guy who served us as I thought he was nice but my TORY friend Alan who is a surfer from Birmingham wanted to complain!

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Skegness, England, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We enjoyed our meals, but this was nothing to shout Bout, and the bill was more than we would have expected. My raclette did not come with the traditional cheese warmer which was disappointing, and the lasagne was "odd" according to my daughter.

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Martinique
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48 reviews 48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

The decoration is just what you look for in a mountain resort. Wood and cozy, though the log fire missed! Fondues and Racklettes and other, but mountain specialities recommended. Sad that waiter a little non chalante!

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

With the Tour de France in town it was a busy night for the restaurant so you think they might of got themselves another staff member or two - they had one person taking orders, one delivering to the table and one person for drinks. As a result, the service was poor, very poor. The guy taking the orders clearly... More 

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Oslo
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118 reviews 118 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

The decor of this place - a fake mountain cabin - is kitchy, but that's just what restaurants in skiing villages tend to be. They have a good choice of typical mountain fare from the region, and a good wine list. The food was good, heavy, and plentiful, again what you'd expect from a resort restaurant. The best feature of... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

We went to this restaurant on the first night of our holiday to celebrate my son's 20th Birthday and were very sorry that we did. The restaurant is pretty and "cosy" but we realised that it was a bit too "cosy" when we got seated as it was hard to sit down as all the tables are so close together.... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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66 reviews 66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

Small restaurant with a great smell of cheese. They serve different cheese-based foods (fondue, raclette), as well as other stuff. The Saltimbocca I had was very good. Wine list is ok, but not too special and not very cheap. This restaurant is probably at least among the top quarter of the village's restaurants.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

L'authentique has a lovely atmosphere with a typical alp style interior. We had to wait over 30 minutes for our first courses which was too long! When the starters arrived they were massive. Four of us shared a selection of Italian starters but what we were given was more like an oversized salad. The main courses were of an equally... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

Being a seasonnaire here, I've tried a fair few restaurants in town and would like to think I can compare most on an equal footing. Atmosphere here is probably the biggest plus point, very cosy, small restaurant. Food was ok. Items on the menu don't spring out at you for a start. We had minestrone to start which was nice,... More 

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Additional Information about L'Authentique

Address: Avenue des Jeux, 38750 L'Alpe-d'Huez, France
Phone Number: +33 4 76 80 43 31
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Isere  >  L'Alpe-d'Huez
Average Prices: USD 28 - 45
Cuisine: French, Italian, Pasta, Fondue

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