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L'Observatoire

8200 route des 3 Lacs, 74560 Monnetier-Mornex, France
+33 4 50 39 60 57
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“burger” (10 reviews)
“plat du jour” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
8200 route des 3 Lacs, 74560 Monnetier-Mornex, France
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1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch yesterday and the experience was good. We had 2 of the Plat du Jours and the food was very tasty and well presented. The Café Gourmand was also great. The prices are ok. The view is nice and this restaurant seems to...More

1  Thank Cyrielle D
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

This is a special place. Amazing view on the Lac Leman, great service and simple but good food. Finally, the very relaxed atmosphere of the inside with sofas and fireplace makes this a great place in any season.

Thank peppe41974
Reviewed July 25, 2017

The ambiance was so relaxing the road trip from Geneva through the D45 road is better than D41A even it's shorter due to magnificent views at alpine mountains. A place where food was nice especially beef burger and fresh french fries. attitude of staff was...More

1  Thank mosaferuae
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Visited on July 7, 2017 at about 15:30 (will be providing more info in management is interested) and the bartender was so annoyed and pissed that I had the guts to order to him directly in English (and broken French), instead of waiting for the...More

Thank Hamed K
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

The Observatoire has not only outside seating and normal tables,but they also have a nice corner with sofas and lounge tables to hang out. The staff is friendly and we liked the food we got. They have burgers, salads, croque Monsieur and desserts on their...More

2  Thank Jamesfood
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

My family and I went there for Father's Day. It was a really busy Sunday but it was great from the beginning to the end. The food was amazing, the staff were really friendly and professional and the view on Mont Blanc is astonishing. I...More

1  Thank 84MarleneW
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for a late lunch, for when we returned from a walk along the summit of Salève. The booking seemed not to have been noted, but we found a table easily enough anyway. The staff were conscientious but completely rushed off their...More

Thank Rowlie M
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Super sunny day for the hike up from the cable car, well worth a stop here! I had the burger, cooked really well (if you like medium rare burgers), good service and a good price compared to Geneva!

Thank Scott R
Reviewed January 29, 2017

After a strenuous climb on the ice from the cable car ( not your fault of course) I asked for some water while the rest of my party were still climbing. It never arrived. My husband arrived and we asked for an aperitif and a...More

Thank Eileen B
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

The place changed a lot and it was great to try it out finally! well it's great, very young, friendly and dynamic staff, good selection of beers, decent quality/price and great waiting area

Thank paulandre1984
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8200 route des 3 Lacs, 74560 Monnetier-Mornex, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Monnetier-Mornex
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 39 60 57
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Description
At a 10 minutes walk from the cable's car station and at the very top of Mont Salève, you will find a welcoming place to quench your thirst and satisfy your belly !Cosily setteld in one of our Sofas or sunbathing on the terrasse, admire the breathtaking panorama.
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