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Refuge Napoleon

route du Col de Vars, 05560 Vars, France
+33 4 92 46 50 00
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
10 Oct 2017
“Wonderful, Unforgettable Lunch Thanks to Andrea...and his 1963 Renault!”
28 Jul 2016
“Lacking in quality and service ”
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$$ - $$$
route du Col de Vars, 05560 Vars, France
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

“Storybook Mountain Drive” with dear friend Elisa and new friend Andrea, who chauffeuered us in his beautifully preserved 1963 Reault up, up, up from Cesana/SanSicario to this gem of a roadside restaurant/gathering spot. The weather on this Saturday was spectacular, and hundreds of bikers and...More

Thank joe-d
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived at Refuge Napoleon at 12:45. The inside was empty. The terrace was full. We were warned that we would have to wait half an hour for lunch. We decided to get freshened up first and booked a table for 2 o'clock. When we...More

Thank IkWilLekkerEten
Reviewed 24 June 2014

After a more or less hard cycle climb from Briancon this is a very good place to have something to eat or just a beer. Lot of bikers and road cyclist here. Nice view to. Very friendly staff.

Thank Tomas H
Reviewed 28 January 2013

I must say that this little unpretentious refuge restaurant was great!www.refuge-napoleon-vars.fr We were staying in Vars resort but happened to stop by this Refuge on our way to an Igloo activity. We actually did not go to the Igloo dinner we had planned initially as...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: route du Col de Vars, 05560 Vars, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Hautes-Alpes  >  Vars
  • Phone Number: +33 4 92 46 50 00
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