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Hameau De St Marcel, 73440 Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
+33(0)4 79 08 96 77
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Diner, French
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Geneva, switzerland
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Open your wallet: this will be memorable on all accounts. One star Michelin. An old chalet, beautifully and tastefully decorated, in the hamlet of Saint-Marcel a stone-throw away from Saint Martin de Belleville. Father and son team up to deliver beautiful and creative cusine inspired by Savoie in all aspects and made with local products, including herbs from the garden... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

La Bouitte has an outstanding concept. It is a family business offering very fine and exquisite meals, made by high-quality products, almost all of them originating from the Savoie region. We made a reservation to eat inside the kitchen itself, so we were expecting to have a very rare dinner, seeing it from the kitchen's side. However, a family cancelled... More 

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United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I find it very difficult to review La Bouitte. On the one hand they offer exceptional food - really some of the best you will taste anywhere. On the other hand they offer some of the worst service I think we have ever encountered. This was not our first visit to the restaurant and I have kept telling myself that... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We went for a family dinner. We took the five suprises and received 10. Great service that exceeded expectation, perfectly matched food in texture and design in a comfortable setting. Refrain from earing too much bread haha we were absolutely stuffed by the end.

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Paris, France
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is not about the restaurant’s kitchen but about the entire service and professionalism of the place. In La Bouitte, in my case, this last two have been worse than bad (and I can’t speak about the first) as explained below. I try with this review to prevent others to be penalized with the same disappointment. The facts: i) a... More 

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Orpington, United Kingdom
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150 reviews 150 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

What a meal. Fantastic setting with great service and lots of chefs tasters. We had a three course menu that they recommended and also had their wine choice with it. I really could not fault it in the least although my wife did complain that she had too much to eat. This is not a cheap restaurant but if you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

An experience. Expensive. Intimidating. Didn't really enjoy the food *that* much. A very French style of fancy food.

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

La Bouitte undoubtably has the wow factor, the restaurant and it's decor, the food presentation is faultless, sommelier helpful ( had 2 fabulous wines, beautifully paired) and everything interesting and delicious. However it did fall a bit short on service- we had a fairly early table and with a full restaurant evidently expected later, the place was crawling with staff... More 

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

We visited the restaurant for a lazy lunch midway through a skiing holiday at the end of March. The restaurant came and picked us up at our chalet in Saint Martin de Belleville and afterwards we walked back. The service was friendly and efficient but the first time we have been greeted by the question 'do you want us to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

... and fortunately not "Le Pire". We had dinner last week at La Bouitte and it has been fantastic from beginning to end. We took the discovery menu with 5 surprises. We were asked to choose between 3, 4, 5 or 8 surprises and also asked what we did not like and it will then apply to the whole table.... More 

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Address: Hameau De St Marcel, 73440 Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
Phone Number: +33(0)4 79 08 96 77
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Saint-Martin-de-Belleville
Cuisine: Diner, French

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