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Le Galeta

150 Impasse Lupins, 74170 St. Gervais les Bains, France
0450931611
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $27 - $54
Cuisines: French, Grill
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • Italian first
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English first
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We had food here recently, after my friends told me many times that this was their favourite restaurant. So we gave it a try I had the ribs, which unfortunately was very poor and lacked meat! My friends had the fillet steaks and were both very happy with their choices. I will say that the owners make you feel very... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

This was my fourth visit to Le Galeta and my last. The food took an age to arrive and when it did it was very poor. The French fries were burned to a cinder on the outside and uncooked inside. The vegetables arrived half an hour later. We mentioned this to the owner and she was extremely rude. We paid... More

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Columbus
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Le Galeta is a gem of a find focusing on specialties of the Savoyardes . Recommended by the owners of the wonderful hotel we stayed in, Le Regina, we savored every course presented at Le Galeta with great pleasure. The salads were fresh, local greens adorned with shaved local cheese, escargot, and other delightful surprises. I grilled sliced beef and... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

What a great meal! We are Fondue lovers and theirs was one of the best we have ever had. Sylvie, the owner, was our waitress, and she was so much fun! She and her husband rolled out the awning on the side of the restaurant so we could stay and eat outside during a heavy rainshower and we could hear... More

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USA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

Great place to go with an empty stomach. We had dinner with fondue, grilled shrimp, steak, and lamb as well as several wonderful desserts. Portions are very large and tasty; waitstaff friendly, but very busy, so plan on a longer night.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We visited on the last night of our holiday due to them being fully booked the previous 4 nights. The restaurant at 8.00pm on a Sunday night was packed but this did not affect the good and warm service from the waiting staff. Food was outstanding and a reasonably priced wine list was the ‘icing on the cake’. When we... More

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Stotfold, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We have been here a few times now and would recommend everyone visit La Galeta at least once a visit - excellent atmosphere and the food is second to none - meat cooked over a wood burning fire absolutely fantastic ! recommend anything on the menu you won't be disappointed Dave and Tina

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Took my nephew for dinner last Sunday. Excellent table round the back, friendly staff. Had 'le menu' (great value) which consisted of a huge salad followed by the masterpiece of an oven on the table for melting beautiful local cheese. The whole experience, and the food was wonderful. My only complaint was that - despite a full day's skiing -... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We were recommended this restaurant by our chalet hosts for their night off and we were thoroughly delighted by their choice. It is hidden away from the main street but easy enough to find. Once inside you are greeted by the sight of various tender cuts of meat being grilled in full view of the diners. To me this is... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We visit Saint Gervais several times a year, and La Galeta is the one place we always make sure we eat at when in town. Attentive service, a lovely setting in an old chalet style building, good menu and the wood burning fire used for cooking all make for a really special Savoyarde experience. The staff are always lovely, and... More

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