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Le Restaurant L'O a la Bouche

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$$ - $$$
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Route de Notre-Dame de la Gorge, Les Contamines-Montjoie, France
+33 4 50 47 81 67
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 4th night out eating in Les Contamines and it just seems to get better and better! This little place is turning into a gastronomic paradise rather than a super skiing destination! L'O a la Bouche is just divine! Not only is the decor modern and inviting the food is just out of this world! Honestly as good... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place presents itself as a haute cuisine fancy restaurant, but it's just not good enough and should maybe simplify. We came in a group of about 12, and while my starter was excellent, several people had the ceviche which was really not great. The mains again were variable in quality. Wine was very good, desserts were random and too... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

My title already says it all: we walked in a bit before dinner opening time to check for availability. Not only were we not chased a way (quite frequent in restaurants when you arrive before opening time), we were warmly greeted, shown around and felt absolutely welcome. We opted for the gourmet restaurant on the upper floors, and never regretted... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Been numerous times and always good. Had our small wedding lunch here and it was amazing. Great food and atmosphere, looked after my coeliac friend really well and even made us a cake. Would always recommend if you like good food!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic. As good if not better than restaurants in Megeve and St. Gervais with coveted Michelin stars. Fabrice, Melanie and their staff do a superb job!

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Thank biggreenbill
Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

The food is incredible, really high standard, the restaurant itself while not huge, is really nice in an understated sort of way and the paintings of the local artist add to a truly beautiful, elegant atmosphere. The staff is lovely and helpful, we also received a complimentary drink of amazing homemade herbal liquor (made by the restaurant manager herself). If... More 

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Thank sigita_mat
Les Contamines-Montjoie, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

In the upstairs restaurant he creative menus are updated very regularly so even with only 4 choices for starter, main and desserts, every time you go there is something new and something for everyone. There is always a fish choice for those who don't enjoy meat and vegetarians can be easily accommodated. The food is consistently excellent. The wines are... More 

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Thank Tips74
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Good reviews but they are closed. Hoped to dine here but not option when we visited. Mark att also closed.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

The menu was in french but the server took time in explaining that to us in English. Very attentive service when needed. Food was really good. Atmosphere was also nice. Recommend to people travelling to les contamines.

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Thank YIK KAN C
Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

By far my favourite restaurant in this quirky town. As a vegan, travelling and eating our in France can be tough. The owner/chef at L'o a la Bouche always makes the most amazing effort to out together exquisite dishes. An absolute must, and a special treat for everyone!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route de Notre-Dame de la Gorge, Les Contamines-Montjoie, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Les Contamines-Montjoie
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 47 81 67

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