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Michel's Christiania Rest

303 Walnut Avenue, Ketchum, ID 83340
+1 208-726-3388
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pommes frites” (8 reviews)
“profiteroles” (3 reviews)
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303 Walnut Avenue, Ketchum, ID 83340
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Michel's Christiana restaurant during a recent visit to Ketchum after much research on Trip Advisor. There are a lot of mixed reviews on this site for all of the better places in the Sun Valley area which made our decision...More

Thank DAE208
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great long weekend in Sun Valley. Perfect weather, beautiful setting in the golden autumn leaves, golf and biking and a lovely hotel. Michel‘s was a low point. We wanted to like it – were enticed by the “best trout I’ve ever had”...More

Thank Brooklyn-ish
Reviewed 19 September 2017

All I can say is the staff were wonderful, the trout the best I have ever had, and the bartender makes a great nagroni!

Thank kevinas312
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The restaurant was already highly rated with rave reviews and they were right! An easy walk to location in town but make sure to make reservations! They do have outside seating as well, and once we arrived we would have chosen that if it were...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

It's larger than any other restaurant we visited in Ketchum and I kept getting the feeling that everything was done in advance. My lamb shank was not hot. The French onion soup was not savory. The Caesar salad was below average for a nice restaurant...More

Thank Twintravler
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Dinners on August 18 th and 22 nd 2017 with some friends from Sun Valley. Great time, and delicious food and wines with a large list from lot of countries. French food, like "à la maison", we have tasted a large part of the menu...all...More

Thank DF92200
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We ate here on the final night of our Writers Conference visit. The food was excellent, and the service impeccable. This is a very famous old restaurant in the heart of Ketchum.

Thank rthau
Reviewed 13 May 2017

My husband and I are locals here since the late 60's. This is our all time favorite. We love the owner Michel, always so friendly! The filet mignon is the best you will ever have. We like to order it with an extra side of...More

Thank IdahoBrooksie
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I had a good experience at Michel's Christiania. The place had a good vibe...better rthan I expected. The Idaho Trout was delicious. The server could not have been nicer or more attentive. I'll be back...maybe tonight.

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Having lived in France and the Alps for many years, we were looking forward to a wonderful meal and dining experience. Not to be. Most of the food was well above average, but the service was downright rude. Was chastised for ordering my entree and...More

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7 December 2015|
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Response from lynneh201 | Reviewed this property |
I do t own the restaurant. I just reviewed it. Bower needs to contact the restaurant
alan h
8 November 2015|
Response from Caleb D | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry! We are open the 14th but closed the 15th.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Walnut Avenue, Ketchum, ID 83340
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Ketchum
  • Phone Number: +1 208-726-3388
Michel's Christiania is the premiere dining experience in beautiful Ketchum Idaho. Steeped in ski tradition and offering exceptional french cuisine, Michel's Christiania offers an atmosphere and menu unique to Sun Valley Idaho.
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