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13 Faubourg Sainte Claire, 74000, Annecy, France
+33 4 50 45 17 31
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (5 reviews)
“mushroom dish” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
13 Faubourg Sainte Claire, 74000, Annecy, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best Sunday breakfast brunch in Annecy with vegetarian and "full English" options, great coffee and excellent homemade hot chocolate. The restaurant is small, noisy and intimate and booking is pretty essential.

Thank travelkev00
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Great place with nice service. It’s cosy but we managed to squeeze in and even had our two Yorkie puppies under the table. We all had a great meal - the octopus was great and the sardines with cheese (not a combo I’d think of)...More

Thank JPSand76
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

All the tapas choices have a Mediterranean flavor. Very tasty. Nice presentation of courses. Friendly personnel. Cozy.

Thank Peter A
Reviewed July 4, 2018

If you do anything worthwhile while you are in Annecy come here for the melted loveliness which is camembert with fig and blueberries. It's so simple every restaurant in the city should be serving it - it should become a local cuisine of the region....More

Thank C_and_MH
Reviewed May 21, 2018

As a vegetarian living in France, I can struggle to get good food and it’s usually the pizza, pasta, omelette, salad standard fare. Not so in l’Original. This was the best vegetarian meal I have eaten in France and it’s clear that the chef had...More

Thank Michele T
Reviewed March 27, 2018

This place was recommended to us and we marked it as our lunch destination for on of the days in Annecy. My wife two kids (3 and 5) and I stepped inside ready to have great lunch. The place was busy with only few tables...More

4  Thank Yauhen B
Reviewed October 2, 2017

This is a fantastic little restaurant and by littlel I mean less than 8 Feet wide. The food is fresh, different and clearly made with great care and passion. You do have to perch a bit on the stools but the staff work tirelesly to...More

Thank Pluscarden
Reviewed September 25, 2017

This is a small intimate gaff,definatly not ponsy ,more earthy & friendly.The food is very good but what really impressed us the owner chef came out & explained the whole menus to us with a passion.It showed that he really cared what his customers thought...More

Thank mcswegan
Reviewed September 16, 2017

It was rather busy and the waitress was a bit over-stretched, but I honestly wouldn't have minded waiting longer for my lunch, given how much I enjoyed it when it finally arrived. The Buddha salad was simply delicious. Fresh, varied, tasty, and a complete treat....More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed August 29, 2017

We have come here for lunch and returned later with friends for dinner. The restaurant was every time a full house (in + outdoors) and I clearly understand why: because you can a good selection of tasty dishes with a lot of healthy choices at...More

Thank LarryLAP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Faubourg Sainte Claire, 74000, Annecy, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Annecy
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 45 17 31
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