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18 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 55 94 68
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Houston, Texas
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71 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

5 stars for design and interior. 4 stars for food and service. The restaurant is perfectly located just in the middle of main drag and you can not missed it. Nothing special from outside but inside decoration is stunning. Even if you don't planning to have a meal here it is worth to jump inside to look at and take... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The food is very good. We come every year to chamonix at least once and always have a stop at this restaurant. This time the only reason I don't put 5 stars on it is service... They have too many new empty who don't really know what is going on... But highly recommend it, summer ( for its great terrace)... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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93 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

But first... I have eaten at many restaurants, but the staff here were the kindest, gentlest, funny and wonderful people I have met in a long time. You made a great meal even better - thank you. We stopped by the restaurant at 2:30 to make reservations. The woman at the bar let us pick the table on the patio... More 

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Campbell, California
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the interior, but the fondue is way too salty for us. I understand it's just the cheese they use, but it's way too salty for us compared to other places. We ended up have to take most of the food out as our lunch on TMB and cook another dinner at our hostel's kitchen. The service was great though,... More 

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Moulton, Alabama
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a chicken dish and a pork dish, both with mushrooms. The food was very good and the service was excellent. Outside dining is awesome. Very enjoyable dinner.

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Brighton, UK
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great dauphinois potatoes with a delicious local rose wine. We sat outside which is a perfect way to while away the hours and watch the world walk by.

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Epernay, France
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150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

La Calèche was a surprise, an old style wooden interior restaurant, with many items of interest. Went for the Raclette (a half wheel, perhaps 2-3kg, didn't eat all!!) with Potato and Bread, topped off with a 2011 Château Bernadotte Haut-Médoc. A terrific dinner. Cuisine and service were extraordinary, waitress was extremely helpful! A must revisit is required

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

We are raclette at this restaurant and it was incredible. Others are other entrees but in this part of the world it's all about the cheese and wine. Was very happy with this dining experience. And we got there late and were among the last ones to leave...there was no pressure to finish our evening.

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Sacramento, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic service with a great atmosphere - a must when you're in Chamonix...recommend two or more people to take advantage of the great fondue menu items that are for two or more people...but even solo the beef stew was amazing

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New Delhi, India
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is warm and welcoming with an old world charm but the interiors is exquisite. It looks like a farmhouse or tavern from the yore with metal pots, pans, shoes (!) and other odd & ends hanging from the wooden beams. Stuffed birds, squirrels, fox etc decorate the beams. Low lighting, all wooden furniture and red lamps create a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$29 - $37
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 55 94 68

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