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Le Hors Piste

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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5 route de Vonnes, 74390 Chatel, Abondance, France
+33 4 50 76 11 54
08:00 - 22:00
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All hours
Wed 16:00 - 22:00
Thu - Mon 08:00 - 22:00
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United Kingdom
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Our first night in Chatel was spent at Le Hors Piste. I had phoned ahead (recommended to avoid disappointment)to reserve a table for seven which was ready and waiting. The menu was just what we needed - with a great selection of pizzas, delicious starters and burgers as well as imaginative specials of the day. There was also a huge... More 

Santa BArbara
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84 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I went early with my hungry son when the restaurant opened. We were the first customers of the evening to order food. We waited 15 minutes for kitchen to officially open, which was fine. But then it took an additional 45 minutes for 2 orders of fish n chips to arrive. And there was no apology or explanation, or even... More 

Thank finbarsmom
Christina L, Owner at Le Hors Piste, responded to this review

Dear Finbarsmom, We are truly sorry that you had an especially long wait for your food. We pride ourselves on our quality of food and customer service, and we should have explained to you that we had experienced some technical difficulties that slowed down service in the early evening. Hopefully you will come and see us again and we can... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Tina is a amazing. Thanks for making our nights special. Great food and drink. Hope to see you soon. George Micheal and the treize beers gang.

Thank Nosnikrap
Bize-Minervois, France
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

A small but very friendly restaurant/bar/pizzeria in the centre of Chatel, close to the church, offering all freshly cooked food and superb wines, spirits and beers. This is a place not to be missed.

Thank newgranny
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Ended up here by mistaken identity as planned to go to the restaurant next door but best mistake ever! Lovely warm welcome, refreshing menu away from the standard alpine fayre of fondue & raclette. Nice modern feel to the place, very relaxed but also professional both in terms of service & food. I've travelled the world & eaten lots of... More 

Thank LKH76
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

As all the other reviewers you will find that the pizza and burgers here really are great. The service was quick and attentive and my friend was particularly excited by the strawberry mojito!! I had a provencal type burger which as delicious and my partner had the jalopeno one which was hot enough for him. The home cooked fries are... More 

Thank Wintersportsfan
West Horsley, null, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We located via Tripadvisor and once again very pleased. We did Pizza and the whole family agreed they were the best ever and price very reasonable! Highly recommended. Definitely a highlight of holiday.

Thank AndyD1966
Benenden, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely meal with the family. Great pizzas and spare ribs to die for. Sat down n the terrace but lucky we booked and was busy. Service was super friendly. James

Thank James S
Wickham Bishops, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic pizzas, super burgers and the kids loved the ice creams. Friendly service and great setting on the terrace with a few sun downers.

Thank Mark G
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This place was recommended by our hosts at the chalet we stayed in, Chalet Cannelle. Great little chic place, good beers and wine, great food, kids loved it too. Nice relaxed atmosphere

Thank Reggie H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$27
Italian, International, Pizza, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 route de Vonnes, 74390 Chatel, Abondance, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Abondance  >  Chatel
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 76 11 54
The only thing we have in our freezer is ice cream and booze! All of our food is homemade, from the buns for the burgers to the burger sauce and hand-cut chips. Our pizzas are made from truly wonderful Napolitan flour and incredibly good mozzarella. We have a very small but perfectly formed menu, lovingly prepared for you by our food obsessed boys Tony and PomPom in the kitchen. The bar is just a cool place to hang out and relax with friends, and be served delicious wines from around the world, artisanal local beers, and premium spirits , by our lovely ladies Tina and Amy. Downstairs is our resident pizzaiolo Jem, and his fab sidekick Rosie. You're gonna love those pizzas !! But please be patient, it takes a lot of time and love to produce food this fresh and of this quality! SLOW FAST FOOD !!

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