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la Cremerie du Glacier

chemin de la Glaciere | Argentiere, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 54 07 52
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fondue” (19 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
chemin de la Glaciere | Argentiere, 74400, Chamonix, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Booking is a must at this restaurant which is definitely the best on the slopes. Great food, great service. Definitely worth it.

Thank Jacqueline M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

You can ski here (from the Pierre à Ric piste) in winter, snow shoe there or drive in summer. The cabin in the woods has been part of the same family for several generations. The quality of cheese used is excellent. A variety of cheese...More

Thank Victoria H
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I have been to this historic little hut of a restaurant every winter for the last 20 years and every summer for the last 10. The quality of the food and the menu never changes. It is always good and great value too. Service is...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Not sure what to write. All their dishes are just delicious. I'm a local and it is always a pleasure to visit this unique restaurant on the moraine of the Argentière glacier. A very cosy and welcoming place.

Thank flaggalagga
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Nothing special in the evening . If you are not 2 for a fondue , nothing of much interest on the menu except cheese toasties with a variety of toppings ! Ordered specifically a bresaola starter and got mixed platter of meat . When mentioned...More

Thank Harriet24_13
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Follow the signs off the red run home and find yourself on a wee helter skelter to this charming and rustic mountain caff. It's a cheese-based affair and although the Welsh Rarebit is £10 it is delicious and served with the sweetest pickled onion. Next...More

Thank sideshowsusie
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

A variety of fondues generously served in a wooden chalet. Savoie wines,friendly service,warm family atmosphere under the trees ( in the summer) or in a noisy and relaxed ambiance in the winter. Snowtires nevessary for winter access...

Thank Gerard D
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Take my advice.. you cannot leave this area without having a dinner here and ordering the fondue. There are various ones to choose from ie: just cheese, cheese with cooked meat, cheese with meat that you can cook for yourself etc. I will tell you...More

Thank LucyandROger2014
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Would recommend to all, A really good example of in the mountain eating experience but not too far away. Good french fayre. Though vegans may struggle as there is a lot a cheese, but do a great salad too.

Thank sallybatley202
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Good food, lovely position, fair prices, and very kind hosts make this place a very good destination. Add to this that you can reach it either on foot in 15 minutes from argentiere or by car. it is great.

Thank eduard b
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: chemin de la Glaciere | Argentiere, 74400, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 54 07 52
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