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L'Edelweiss

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Le Fornet, Val d'Isere, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

We've been there 2 days ago with my family. We called but it was already full, they told us to come and wait for a place if there is any. This is what we did, it was full but the table rotation was pretty amazing and we found a beatufil place right in front of the panoramic view. It was... More 

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Thank Rimounette
Sydney Olympic Park, Australia
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78 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

This is the ultimate in ski and ski out dining with a nice sunny position and awesome views back down the valley. As a vegetarian the choices were somewhat limited.

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Thank zlejins
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

It is ideally located on a slope before reaching the Fornet, and offers a terrace with a view. The menu is varied, seafood, fish , meat etc and we had some excellent ravioli, with a beer. Fast, efficient and polite service for a good lunch before skiing again. Consistent quality over the years makes this place one of the best... More 

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Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Excellent food and menu but its always busy, the way the restaurant has expanded over the last 3 years is down to its position, service and not to far to ski home if you've had a great lunch. Highly recommend

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Thank James S
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Absolutely amazing restaurant on the slopes heading into Le Fornet. Food and service both top drawer. If you get the chance...go! But be early as - no surprise - the place gets busy quickly. Magnifique!!!

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Thank SharonMKing
Winchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

We ate here and the food was good albeit expensive. We tried to come back and eat a second time but got a very french uncivil "we are busy it is full". Charmless. We then ended up having a beer, onion soup and plate of charcuterie at the attached bar and found that was a better experience.

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Thank Angys111
Paris, France
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

Ambiance relaxed with cool music - the pasta speciality was delicious. The terrace is a great sun trap, perfect to soak up the rays and vitamin D!

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Thank Heather S
walton on thames
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Very well known and a great reputation. We have eaten here many times and the food is really great and highly recommended and the waiting staff are also generally pretty helpful but there is a danger all the plaudits are going to there head, if you arrive early or try to get in without a booking the Maitre'd is very... More 

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Herefordshire
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

We have eaten at this piste side restaurant several times over the years, and we always enjoy the experience. Sometimes the welcome is a little abrupt, but once you get over that, the service is pretty good and the food is delicious.

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Thank Evans21
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Foot and service was excellent. Great steak and friends who had the lamb said it was fab. Easy to ski down to Le Fornet after

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Le Fornet, Val d'Isere, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Val d'Isere

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