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Le Bellevue | Quartier des Bruyères, 73440 Les Menuires, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
0479007475
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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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
Great for quick lunch

Comprehensive snack and a la carte menu. Lots of local dishes. Service was good and quick. The location is also very good for meeting up with kids at the end of ski school. Only stopped for lunch but 60€ for 5 including drinks was well worth it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
RossLev
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

First night meal and didn't disappoint. Traditional local food. Kids catered for with fresh chicken goujons and chips and usual Savoyard cheese dishes. I opted for filet de beouf which was cooked to perfection. Good value wines in glass carafe and bottles. Busy so book unless eating out early. Thanks

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Comprehensive snack and a la carte menu. Lots of local dishes. Service was good and quick. The location is also very good for meeting up with kids at the end of ski school. Only stopped for lunch but 60€ for 5 including drinks was well worth it.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Our 3 sons love the pizzas; the excellent omelettes. We love the delicious and big salads; les frites and the fabulous deck chairs in the sunshine!

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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95 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Had lunch here 3 times whilst on our short skiing break and also several pit stops. The staff were really friendly and made us feel very welcome and obviously recognised us on our return visits. Good choice of food for lunch. Not fancy but very tasty and filling. Very efficient service. As you can tell, we really liked it here!

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Essex
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Lovely little restaurant with a good variety of savoyard dishes as well as the usual crowd pleasers. Easy to get to from the slopes with a large seating area outside too. The staff are always good and can mix a good mojhito!

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London, United Kingdom
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64 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We popped into this place early morning for a quick breakfast. The service was first class and the food very reasonably priced. We were surprised how busy it was in the summer as it was the first time visiting Les Menuires at this time of year. We will be back again in the winter and be sure to try this... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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97 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We tried dinner here while skiing. The food was quite standard but the atmosphere is good and the staff are extremely courteous. I had the steak and my dining partner a salad. Both were reasonably good dishes. I think the specialty here is definitely the mountain food (raclette, fondue) so I would try these if going back for dinner. During... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

tartiflet - poor, meat - also. Didn't like. Crepes - ok. Coffee - poor. Took raclete - was ok, fondue - so-so; meat on stones was not bad.

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Besset, Propriétaire at La Marmite de Geant, responded to this review

dear Anna, you had come 3 times in the restaurant during the week. the first time, you booked a table for 54 adults and 8 children and we maked a menu at 25€ (with a kir, pierre chaude, raclette or fondue, a dessert, a glass of win, coffee and génépi), finally you were 68 persons and you didn't payed for... More 

East of England
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123 reviews 123 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Cheese dishes are a speciality and the Mont d`Or cheese baked in its box accompanied by charcuterie and potatoes was superb. Pleasant staff and good value.

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Moscow, Russia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

The only spot where I could get a coffee to go in the morning (on my way home after placing the kid to the ski school). The coffee was good, and on my 4th (and last day) the barman gave it to me for free.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Le Bellevue | Quartier des Bruyères, 73440 Les Menuires, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Saint-Martin-de-Belleville  >  Les Menuires
  • Phone Number: 0479007475

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  • Cuisine: French

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