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le Caveau

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13 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 55 86 18
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

saw in passing, nice set up felt like we were in a cave service good and food was nice especially pizza. there was a dog there that was very cute also! i would defiantly come back

Thank crystal h
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

While there is no view, it's nice to eat somewhere that is different from everywhere else. Le caveau is definitely that. The service was great - friendly and attentive. The food was amazing. We ordered the nachos to share and the tomato salsa was homemade and tasted fantastic. But it was the lasagne that was the best dish of the... More 

1 Thank curlygirl76
Chamonix, France
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great restaurant with an amazing underground celler environment. The pizza is delicious and staff are lovely.

1 Thank isabelchamonix
Horley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great restaurant & atmosphere, we always visit here. Have been now 12 times :-) Not as expensive as others either.

Thank peterloader67
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this very atmospheric restaurant in the heart of Chamonix. The staff were very friendly and efficient. The food was delish....steak au poivre and chips was just right. A lovely buzzy atmosphere and a mixture of young and old. The underground location is fabulous. Not too pricey....good value for money. Definitely returning!!

1 Thank Kevin D
Southampton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Le Caveau has been run by the same staff for several years and they make great pizzas in a proper wood fired oven. They also do a very good Creme Brûlée. I've eaten in Le Caveau many times and have enjoyed the meal every time. The owner also has a lovely dog that lays near the bar adding to the... More 

Thank BlueWaterAdorer
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We came by and decided to drop in. Real wooden "forno". Pizza margarita was so good that we ordered two. In the end we barely got out of the restaurant :)

Thank sergey t
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Le Caveau has a unique dining atmosphere in the cellars and fair prices, but we found that their pizza crust was a bit underdone.

Thank MsMonkeyGirl
Athens, Greece
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016

Eating in some kind of a grove is very interesting! And as you are going downstairs you don't expect this beautiful made from stone like a tunnel restaurant! The food was just good ,the chili hot salad was very tasty and "hot" and the service was just satisfying. The best of all was that it stays until late so you... More 

Thank UltraTasos
Montpellier, France
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

And expensive. Don't even think about eating anything but pizza there, my wife had onion soup and it was terrible. This is an expensive city, and there should be only good food for expecting travelers. This place misses the mark.

Thank airplanenoise

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$14 - $29
Italian, Pizza, French
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 55 86 18

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?