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Michel's Christiania Rest

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303 Walnut Ave N, Ketchum, ID 83340
2087263388
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Michel's Christiania is the premiere dining experience in beautiful...
Michel's Christiania is the premiere dining experience in beautiful Ketchum Idaho. Steeped in ski tradition and offering exceptional french cuisine, Michel's Christiania offers an atmosphere and menu unique to Sun Valley Idaho.
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  • 37
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
It will never disappoint

I love this restaurant. It is a long time establishment in Ketchum. Reservations are hard to get but sitting at the bar is always fun with the locals.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
Dabney H
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

I love this restaurant. It is a long time establishment in Ketchum. Reservations are hard to get but sitting at the bar is always fun with the locals.

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Huntington Beach, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

A must stop if your are in Ketchum, French cuisine but done masterfully. Very romantic and pricey but well worth it. I would not try to get in without reservations.

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Seattle, Washington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I have been going to Michel's for over 15 years and have been a big fan of a nice traditional resort restaurant. Tonight was a disaster. We had a table of three in the bar. We order steamed clams and their famous $20 truffle burger. Waitress was testy. We waited and waited and waited. The food finally arrived -- clams... More 

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McCall, Idaho
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Get to this restaurant by 6 pm on Thursdays and score a great deal! Unlimited mussels w/pommes -frites!!! Great deal in an exceptional restaurant---can go later depending on time of year. Other menu items also excellent! Ask for Hemingway's table if you're only 2! Bar seating also very good.

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Napa, California
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105 reviews 105 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This attractive ski chalet appearing restaurant has wonderful creative cuisine offerings. The waiters were attentive and worked with the chef to accommodate some vegan members of our party. They had some enticing menu selections and we found the Ruby red trout to be fresh and very adequate filling most of the plate. Salads and desserts had equal difficult selections to... More 

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142 reviews 142 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The Christiania has been around for years and has always had excellent food in a beautiful setting. My wife and I had not been there for several years and went there for a special occasion. We were not disappointed, in fact we were doubly pleased. As you step in out of the cold, you are warmed by crackling fire. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I had a group of friends come in from out of town to have a nice meal. We had a very knowledge, nice and not to mention beautiful waitress who gave amazing service. Cocktails were spot on and the food was outstanding. I always recommend our waitress we had with long legs and long brown hair. We always request her... More 

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Raymond, New Hampshire
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29 reviews 29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Fresh, local and wonderful. The beauty of the food is worthy seeing alone. The fresh bakery case is filled with lots of wonderful cheese, meets, and treats. It pricey so be prepared but the food is worth it. We shared an amazing salad with beets, caramelized nuts and fruit and the daily panini special. The panini had wonderful cheeses, arugula... More 

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Redondo Beach, California
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77 reviews 77 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Its french cuisine and wonderfully prepared.This spot has been here for a long time.My aunt Jerry ann worked here for years and I have had the pleasure of dining here a couple times..Very romantic, great food and a little more pricey than other locations.

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I have eaten the Caesars salad at michel's many many time and have never had bagged croutons on my salad

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 303 Walnut Ave N, Ketchum, ID 83340
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Sun Valley-Ketchum  >  Ketchum
  • Phone Number: 2087263388

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
  • Cuisine: French

Description

Michel's Christiania is the premiere dining experience in beautiful Ketchum Idaho. Steeped in ski tradition and offering exceptional french cuisine, Michel's Christiania offers an atmosphere and menu unique to Sun Valley Idaho.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?