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Le Plantin

Certificate of Excellence
French, European, Gastropub
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Route de la Tania, Meribel, Les Allues, France
+33 4 79 04 12 11
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Bromley, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Changed our original plan of lunch on the slopes to come here instead because the weather wasn't good. It was a great decision. The venue is beautiful inside and the food was as good as ever. Alex was, as usual, a charming host. Try the mushroom and chestnut soup - it was superb. Le Plantin is definitely worth a visit... More 

Thank CPilch
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Never had anything other than great food here! Have been many times and it's a lovely place to go. The weather was poor so we decided to go for lunch. Alex did his usual wonderful job of looking after us. The dishes were all really good! You can have anything off the menu and you won't be disappointed, but ask... More 

Thank G10OSE
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This place is on the road from Meribel Villages to La Tania - but they'll pick you up and drop you off in most three valley locations. It is going all out for Michelin stars seems to me. They're already listed in the guide and at dinner they go all out - amuse bouche, home made breads, a wine list... More 

Thank Lawyersontour
Oxford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Family group of 6, aged 13 to 50 had a thoroughly good evening. The welcome and service were exemplary. The food was declared delicious by all; truffled ham a particular favourite. Not a cheap evening but it is a special dining room and well off the beaten track. They will provide a local pick up and drop off if you... More 

Thank mdl67
London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This restaurant is one of our all time favourites for lunch. It is on the higher scale price wise with a 2 course menu at 38 euros . But boy..what superb food...michelin style and the service was as usual excellent. We were there early season and it was quiet due to the lack of snow down to the village. But... More 

Thank dooty48
Gourock, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Burger, chips and beer for 11 euros - great for a lunch time stop with the family or friends. Thoroughly enjoyable experience - worth a visit

Thank realsanityclause
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

A little Intimate restaurant with wonderful food. The Mushroom soup is absolutely one of the best! The sweetbreads are great too.

Thank Expat_traveller
La Tania, France
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2 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2016

We arrived to an empty restaurant, but still managed to be ignored by the two waiters for over 20 mins. Only by us having to ask to order did they finally take our order... then locals arrived and we where forgotten about as their aperitifs came and went and our wine had not even arrived. Only when we asked for... More 

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PaulineWebMarketing, Gérant at Le Plantin, responded to this review

Dear, I would like to thank you for your opinion for the restaurant Le Plantin. A fondue is not a raclette, therefore a platter of cold cuts or boiled potatoes is not including. We are never opposed to adding complimentury suppliment side dishes. I would like to remind you that this included a return shuttle service to your chalet in... More 

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138 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

We returned for lunch to this restaurant for the first time for at least 5-6 years as previously we felt that whilst the food is good that it is very pricey for what you get. After this visit our view remains exactly the same! We were two couples for lunch with the men having 2 courses (two of which were... More 

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Management response:

Dear sir, Thank you for your comment on Trip advisor. In a restaurant the price of the product réflexe the qualite ( including a soup ). I would like to thank you for your visit and i hope to receive you in next five years time. Your message has been taken note of. The most important part in a restaurant... More 

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132 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016

If you are looking for somewhere special to eat and you are in the 3 Valleys then this is a must visit. The food is spectacular, the restaurant itself is very comfortable in every way and a cut above all of the others that we have visited in the region. The owner was most helpful and attentive and gave excellent... More 

Thank WilliamWiltshire

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$34
French, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route de la Tania, Meribel, Les Allues, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Les Allues  >  Meribel
  • Phone Number: +33 4 79 04 12 11
Bonjour et bienvenue dans un endroit magique! Le lieu-dit Le Plantin, et son restaurant du meme nom. A seulement 5 minutes de voiture depuis Meribel ou La Tania, venez vous detendre dans un ecrin de calme et de serenite. Ete comme hiver, notre terrasse vous offre une vue spectaculaire sur les montagnes de la Vallee de Meribel. Le midi notre restaurant est accessible a ski, et le soir c'est une ambiance chaleureuse autour de la cheminee qui vous attend.

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