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Le Fer a Cheval

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25 Place du Poilu, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 53 80 20
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11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
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19:00 - 21:30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

In touristique areas it's always difficult to find good and honest restaurants- fer à cheval is one of the exceptions! Perfect service, good food, excellent local wine, nice furniture! Would always go back

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was by far the best meal we have eaten. We both had Le Menu Plaisir and both meals were full of flavour, melt in the mouth and a taste explosion. The restaurant itself is a lovely cosy place and the staff extremely friendly and helpful. I cannot recommend this highly enough.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We picked this place as we wanted to eat delicious local food in a fairly relaxed setting and it totally delivered. The fondue was excellent and we enjoyed a couple of glasses of the house red too. I would go back.

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Thank dboo23
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

A relaxing place, nice service, delicious French traditional food. My boy enjoyed the food, also the dessert. What I love most is the view out of the restaurant window: the Mont-Blanc! What you can expect more from a family holiday?

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped there during a cold day as it was right by the parking lot. We ordered big salad and a cheese fondue which was quite a big portion, very good and made us a bit warm during that cold day

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

This restaurant is in my opinion the best place to go to in Chamonix. They have both delicious Fondues and Pierrades as well as excellent appetizers and entrées. The team is extremely friendly and very accommodating. We visited this restaurant twice in August 2016 and twice in December 2016 and cannot get enough of it. You also have beautiful views... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Nice restaurant, a little away from the center, however very good service and food. I asked if they could do a Fondue au Champagne for 1, and they said they would - and it was delicious! Would go back for that!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

When dropped in at lunch and made a reservation for dinner. We were really looking forward to our meal based on what we had read on TA. Unfortunately our experience didn't match up to what we had read. Our salads were fine but the entrees missed the mark: one was underdone and the other overdone. For desert, the Creme Caramel... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

The food here is excellent. They have something for everyone and I really recommend their salad plates if you fancy a lighter meal. It is very close to the train station, but a bit out of the hustle and bustle of town, so nice for a quiet dinner. I would recommend it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Our local restaurant when we are in Chamonix and we are fortunate. But unfortunately its popularity is spreading and booking is now more necessary. The restaurant has been made more comfortable . The glass structure allows inside / outside eating to take advantage of the exceptional Mont Blanc / Bossons Glacier views. The colour changes at sunset are memorable. Food... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 42
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Place du Poilu, 74400, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 53 80 20

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