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La Bouitte

Certificate of Excellence
French, Diner
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Saint Marcel, 73440, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
+33(0)4 79 08 96 77
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Much better than the last couple of times I've been, where they have struggled with larger tables, 8 and 12. Just feel that the convivial Savoyarde atmosphere they try to create with the decor doesn't go with the stilted, robotic staff. I'm afraid I found the sommelier a little arrogant also. Is €400 per head too much, even for 3... More 

Thank Simon T
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

The chef comes around often to check on guests. The traditional recipes mixed in with a typical Savoie ambiance make for a wonderful evening. The staff gets an A+, the food is definitely worth the drive through French vacation traffic...

Thank Viktor B
United Kingdom
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

A fantastic venue for that special long ski lunch. All dishes have a Savoyard twist and are made from locally source ingredients. The Tartiflette air was spectacular, the Caviar with Cauliflower snow even better. A main course of pigeon breast was cooked to perfection and the sommelier matched all of our six courses to perfection.

Thank Mw071961
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

We have eaten regularly at the extraordinary restaurant for over 25 years so we have seen it develop. It fully merits its three Michelin stars. Food is impeccably cooked, and it is incredibly creative. It is in a wonderful location. Service is exceptional. Eating here is a really special occasion, although it is possible to arrive on skis. Last year... More 

Thank Jonathan R
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

We have been coming here for 15 years and have loved seeing how the cuisine has developed. I have always found this one of the most enjoyable skiing lunch spots in the Alps and our latest visit did not disappoint. Everything from the house aperitif (sounded strange with Absynthe and Champagne but tasted great) and amuse bouche right through to... More 

Thank mxgill
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

Tried the chef's 5 course tasting menu. Interesting food combinations and good wine pairings. If opting for the chef's menu, the whole table has to take part. My teen's taste buds were not yet ready for the experience:) As one would expect from a 3 star Michelin, a rather pricey night.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

We just enjoyed our first meal at La Bouitte and are already planning a return visit. One of our party is a vegetarian but was prepared to eat meat if the whole table wanted to enjoy the tasting menu, but actually the kitchen was very accommodating and offered a vegetarian tasting menu. We all decided to take the veggie option,... More 

Thank Rhubarb12
Vastra Gotaland County, Sweden
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66 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Ate here 3 nights. The first night was probably top five out of 150 michelin restaurants I have visited. Great seasoning and flavourcombinations. Very good winematching and service was flawless. Thanks alot we will return with friends! Also the hotel rooms was great too, we stayed in Josephine

Thank Mrboudin
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143 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

I had a single night stay with dinner here in early September 2015. There are 16 rooms in all (ours was "Angeline"). The property is, as one might expect in a ski resort, rustic, with plenty of wood panelling and a fine view out from the terrace over the mountains. The room was good, with comfortable bed, a decent shower... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

6 of our family for a Birthday, as we were in Meribel we could not miss La Bouitte that we know only in winter and skiing. We have been there when there was no star, one star, two stars and now that they reached 3 stars in 2015 ! We could see the improvement, and how local traditional cooking and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
French, Diner
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saint Marcel, 73440, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Saint-Martin-de-Belleville
  • Phone Number: +33(0)4 79 08 96 77

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