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Le Refuge

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2615 route du Leutaz, 74120 Megeve, France
0450212304
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Paris, France
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Dinner there was extremely nice. The service was good, the wine list formidable. Everyone in my group said it was the best dinner they had in Megève

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Glasgow
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85 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

We drove to Le Refuge in a snowstorm for lunch as we couldn't see to ski. The atmosphere is alpine and friendly, the food was delicious and regional. Service was charming and we were allowed to practice our fractured French. Loved it so much we were back next day visibility was poor on the piste!

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New York City, New York
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66 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

By far the best value for your money in Megeve. Not to say that it's cheap it's that good. Please just some menu tweaking. New dishes would be great. But 'nuff said on the downside, a great staple.

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Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
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81 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

Welcoming, cozy place, all wooden made and well-attended in details. There's a big terrace outside where you can eat, perfect for summer days. The poached egg with lentils and crunchy bread with foie gras is one of the best things I have ever eaten...really extraordinary!!! I would go back only to have it again. The dear and black Angus were... More 

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1 Thank CarlottaFr
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Authentic French fondue place, especially the mushroom one, morriles. Amazing food and service. Desserts are to die for.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

We had a very relaxing evening here with some friends. There was a jazz group playing so the atmosphere was particularly good. Our food was delicious and the waitress who looked after us was very attentive. Like in many other restaurants in Megeve this is a good place to people watch. Definitely worth the drive up the hill.

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Chamonix, France
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175 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

It is the second time this year that we eat at Le Refuge and both times we have loved their menus and a la carte dishes . This time I had a very well cooked sweetbreads dish served with carrot and ginger purée and perfectly cooked potatoes. Part of the family had lamb rack with vegetables that was tasty and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Nice alpine setting although a bit difficult to get to if you don't have car. Service is great and food is excellent - the restaurant is not overly formal but smart nevertheless. Wine list is excellent. Good value for money - one of my favourites in Megeve

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Winchester
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43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

This is our second time but will be our last. Although the staff are friendly, the food is good and the setting lovely I am fed up with their system of 2 sittings per evening. The second sitting of 930pm is too late for me and you would think the first sitting would be fine with a couple of hours... More 

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Kirkby Stephen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Lovely restaurant, service impecable. This restaurant is located at the end of a road up the mountain therefore if they weren't providing very good food, reasonable prices & service they wouldnt be there. 3 course plat do jour mid week at under 30 euros is exceptional value for Megeve & tasty too!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2615 route du Leutaz, 74120 Megeve, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Megeve
  • Phone Number: 0450212304

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