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Rue sainte claire, Annecy, France
+33 4 50 45 88 83
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“mussels” (10 reviews)
“carbonade” (2 reviews)
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French, Bar, European
$$ - $$$
Rue sainte claire, Annecy, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went to L'Estaminet for dinner twice during our stay in Annecy. Friendly staff and service who speak some English which was very helpful. The restaurant is situated in the centre of the old town with seating both outside in Rue Sainte...More

1  Thank lindakthomas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Sunday and selected the plat du jour of lamb shank with dauphinois potatoes and carrots and it is simply the best I have ever had. €14.90. The portion was suitably large for a Sunday lunch to the point of no dessert. The...More

Thank PennyCManchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We discovered L'Estaminet on a four day trip to Annecy and ended up going back for a second time we enjoyed it so much! Traditional Savoyard fare, including tartiflette, carbonade & the gratin de diots. Also to be recommended is the choice of moules! Friendly,...More

Thank Claire J
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The interior of this restaurant is delightful and the food and wine is delicious and good value for Annecy. I highly recommend the moules frites, and the gratin of diots (local sausages). Really great!

Thank CatJ24
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Stopped by for lunch, we had the dish of the day (Araignée de bœuf with sweet potato fries and salad) which turned out to be better than we thought it was going to be. The food was tasty, the service fast and friendly. There isn't...More

Thank md9512016
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a typically buzzing French / Savoyard experience, this is it! Quaint, slightly quirky character bar/restaurant serving typical Savoyard fare at very reasonable prices. Recommended.

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Food was good, simple and well done, nice and happy atmosphere, good and friendly service. Had a great time

Thank AmosN62
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We went early since we heard that the best seats are on the canal and go early (around 7 PM). Had a nice rumsteak and fera (the local fish) that were both very good. The dinners included a nice salad and fries which we really...More

Thank garyanddiane
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The place was really full, so a little lack of service. We had pork steak and seafood pot. The taste was good, but we expected more for this rating.

Thank qingya0h
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Nice location in the middle of the Old City with tables on the street, inside the restaurant and on the terrace facing the channel. Had a Tartiflette (abundant plate with a tasty salad aside) and my husband had a delicious reblochon pané. The attention was...More

Thank MVC78
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amy r
how did you guys book this restaurant I cant find an email address anywhere ? thank you
29 May 2017|
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Hi, actually looking for info/review on house swap in France, please. Regards Anthony & Annie
20 May 2015|
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Madame, Comme on vous l'a demandé au téléphone lors de la réservation pour 8 personnes le restaurant travaille sur deus services ! et nous prenons les réservations pour 19h/19h15 maxi. ou à partir de 21H30 Vous réservez pour 19H15... et vous ARRIVEZ à 20h !!!!! je m'excuse MADAME !!!! vous avez même eu de la chance que je puisse vous déplacer la table juste derrière ! vous auriez dû réserver dans un grand restaurant ! de plus il n'y a pas eu d'erreurs dans l'addition..!!!!!! simplement dans l'encaissement où mon serveur avait raté un encaissement d'une des personnes. VOUS ETES D'UNE MAUVAISE FOIS SANS NOM !!! cordialement
30 June 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue sainte claire, Annecy, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Annecy
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 45 88 83
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