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Le Bivouac

266 rue Paccard, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 53 34 08
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“raclette” (7 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“last night” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
266 rue Paccard, Chamonix, France
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

The food was good, but not outrageous. However, the atmosphere is great and it has the feel of a locals place. We enjoyed our meal an would return.

Thank WorldWideAsh
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We asked the hotel for a good restaurant with local food and they suggested "Le Bivouac". it was late and still busy on a Friday night. nevertherless, the owner and staff were very friendly and we were served THE BEST FONDU 3 FROMAGES EVER! the...More

Thank missieboels
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Very good fondues and other portions also. After eating you are really not hungry anymore. Owner couple are very friendly and relaxed guys.

Thank Jari T
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Had a fabulous raclette accompanied with jacket potatoes and a bottle of house red. There was plenty of cheese and meats for the raclette. Can’t fault it for the price and the quality was up there. The atmosphere was very convivial and we soon found...More

Thank chefiain
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

If you like to taste the cheese Alp meals then this is the place to go. We are loyal customers for several years and never been disappoint. The chief behind the kitchen preparing the meals with love. Try the tartiflette with a fresh green salad.

Thank Jean1730
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Small, cosy restaurant that doesn't look much from the outside, but it was nice that the vibe was more homely than touristy! The menu is full of traditional savoyarde dishes but with other options such as steak and lamb chops (nice to see a note...More

1  Thank SLL44
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

2nd from last night in resort came here did not have to book friendly staff but service very slow we were sat down opens it the bar 15 mins later still waiting to give a drinks order they were not that full but there was...More

Thank Doug W
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice, small place, quite simple. Place is own by a couple who tries their best and then the food is OK, but when more people come to eat, they struggle. We had menu du savoie which is really good value for money.

Thank Anna M
Reviewed September 21, 2016

A great little local restaurant serving traditional menus. All freshly made. The chef is funny--great hair. The service is good and friendly. All you need for a value meal that is tasty and in a fun place. Popular with locals so a good sign.

Thank susieQ321_12
Reviewed September 5, 2016

The place is beautiful and the prices are fair for the location. Meals are good. The service is a bit annoying. You have to ask to have basic things like bread. They do not tell you before if some meals are eat as you can...More

Thank masala788
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 266 rue Paccard, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 53 34 08
Email lebivouac@orange.fr
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