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La Vieille Porte

2 Place de Mairie | village médiéval d'Yvoire, 74140 Yvoire, France
+33 4 50 72 80 14
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good48%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (10 reviews)
“risotto” (6 reviews)
“filet” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2 Place de Mairie | village médiéval d'Yvoire, 74140 Yvoire, France
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yvoire is one of the prettiest villages in France and to have the dinner with the most beautiful view over the Lake of Geneva is a true treat . This was a wonderful dinner . The price was very reasonable for a menu of 3...More

1  Thank Rose S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were sat on the fantastic terrasse overlooking the Lake. Being a bit late for lunch we were told that only the pike filets were available. Not to keen on freshwater fish I ordered with a little apprehension. What a mistake, it was excellent, tender...More

Thank Gallia53
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The food was not only tasty but it was served artistically and cretively on the plates. Absolutely high standard

Thank ilana y
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The location of the restaurant was fabulous at the top of a hill and sitting outside provides an amazing view, overlooking Lake Geneva. Booking was easy and I recommend it as the place was packed. The staff where kind and helpful. The menu had a...More

1  Thank AlexHamiltonJ
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Excellent food and presentation. Homy but very professional family-run business since... 1556!!!! Beautiful terrasse with a lake view. Adorable ancient halls on 2 levels. Speak English and Russian.

Thank CookieTW
Reviewed 1 June 2017

A really beautiful place to lunch on the terrace overlooking the lake. The staff were friendly and efficient. Pace of service was just right. No sense of being rushed but not too slow for a child. The food was really good. 3 of our party...More

Thank JSBourne
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We went visiting Yvoire on a super-busy Saturday morning and realized that finding a table for lunch would have been a real challenge! Following Tripadvisor we tried at 'La Vieille Porte' and were lucky enough to get a lovely table on the terrasse with a...More

Thank TandFamily
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

What's not to like - good food and extensive wine list, attentive service and super location right on the lake port area. Recommended.

Thank FermentedGrape
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Am excellent place to hang out after the tour on the boat. Nice wine and great service. We loved the set menu for th at with locale food. Opted not for the fish but the local dear which is great.

Thank Greg195
Reviewed 2 September 2016

It's probably best to book in advance. The terrace was nicely covered, spacious and had spectacular views on a sunny day overlooking the lake. This historical location was thoughtfully maintained, clean and pretty. Food and service were excellent. Quality seemed high and the salad and...More

Thank pierupoika
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place de Mairie | village médiéval d'Yvoire, 74140 Yvoire, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Yvoire
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 72 80 14
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