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Le Bistrot

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151 avenue de l Aiguille du Midi, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 53 57 64
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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88 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2013

We were treated with a four course extravaganza. All of the food was amazing. My favorite was the avocado + crab + shrimp dish, it will be in my memory for a very long time. After 4 courses, I was very, very full. I wish I had come hungrier (my fault). The service was impeccable too. I was a little... More 

Thank TonySLP
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2013

A real treat and a memorable lunch for 19e. The venue seems unpromising from the outside, but the cooking is excellent and the service very good indeed. As previous reviewers have remarked, you get so much more than a set main course and dessert (a choice from the main menu). The staff speak excellent English too (Kevin used to work... More 

Thank Kay W
Gloucester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2013

We had dinner, the 4 course degustation, and the 3 wines. Every course and every wine was an experience. One of the great meals of our lives, having dined well on all continents except Antarctica. The staff were very attentive , friendly and generous. Worth returning to Chamonix just to eat here again! We wouldn't stay in any other hotel... More 

Thank ChloeLassman
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90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2013

Le Bistrot is a cozy little restaurant set on the ground floor of Le Morgane hotel. My girlfriend and I enjoyed a very nice evening meal here where I ate from the taster menu (option to choose from 4-6 dishes I think it was) and she chose from the a la carte. Both of our meals were expertly prepared, full... More 

Thank Aky2012
Durham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2013

We asked our walking guide (Teresa Kaufman) where the locals ate and she recommended we came here for lunch. It doesnt look much from the outside, a modern building with net curtains to obscure the view and a small blackboard outside with today's special handwritten but inside it's such a treat. The staff take your coats and are very friendly... More 

Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2013

There are many places you can go for a cheap lunch in Chamonix, and only a few are Michelin-starred. This is most definitely my favorite. An amuse Bouche, Starter, main course, pudding, petite fours and coffee for only €19 (about £16) For 2 of us having lunch, 2 lemonades and a jug of Water the bill was only €46. Simply... More 

3 Thank David S
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2013 via mobile

I do not understand the obsession of foam with every course. Over priced for dinner and over rated. The taster menu was reasonably priced although not to my taste, so I chose from the a la carte big mistake. Would not recommend. Should have realised when I saw how empty the restaurant was on a weekend.

2 Thank MDS1960
Manchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2013

You can not beat this deal really for the quality of the food. It is €19 euro for 2 courses at lunch time. There was only one choice on the menu for the main, but you could choose any desert as part of the deal (usually€14 euro for desert). It was amazing. We were topped up by endless amounts of... More 

Thank buzzlightyear021
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2013

Great restaurant...lovely food, presented like little works of art! Get the menu du jour for only €19 or splash out on far more expensive dishes. The actual restaurant is nothing particularly special but smart and clean as you would expect from a hotel of this type. Enjoy.

Thank ericaharrogate
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013

Nice modern restaurant in the center of Chamonix. Excellent food and very good service. Very good wine list even if prices are a bit high. This is the place to be at lunch for a nice moment at an amazing price of 19 euros. Incredible for a Michelin One star restaurant. Excellent food and very good desserts. Congratulation to the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$59
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 avenue de l Aiguille du Midi, 74400, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 53 57 64

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