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le Caveau

13 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 55 86 18
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (15 reviews)
“pizza” (74 reviews)
“nachos” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, French, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
13 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
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11 - 20 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 3 January 2018

We ate here twice during our stay in Chamonix and liked the food here. It's not authentic food necessarily but they have a pretty varied menu. Also, service is quick, especially considering other restaurants in the area that take 3-4 hours for a simple dinner!...More

1  Thank Nina K
Reviewed 31 October 2017

This is a warm and lovely restaurant, hidden away in Chamonix. Delicious food and even better ambience.Service was excellent.

1  Thank SucatP
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed Le Caveau for two dinners in Chamonix. Situated on the pedestrian-only boulevard, Dr. Piccard, you descend a narrow stairway opening into a domed-ceilinged long room intimately lit. The history of the place is described therein; the atmosphere is warm and romantic. Wood-fired pizza...More

1  Thank Joseph T
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We had the gorgonzola pasta and caveau pizza vert tasty and affordable The new pizzaiolo does a wonderful job as Well as the Young waitress

1  Thank Ben L
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Really nice unusual venue with lots of ambience and good service. We had a good meal of the usual European fare. A friend and I shared the raclette which was enormous.

1  Thank SallyJessie
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I agree that this isn't the place it was 2-3 years ago but it still has a great location and feel. The pizza's are still good and the nachos were really good but it's lacking the service and the buzz it used to have.

1  Thank Harry H
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We used to eat here on a regular basis. The restaurant was known for being lively, good food and open late. We arrived in mid July and it was empty. We were sat down and she gave us the menu - this is the same...More

Thank 2DogsSarah
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed this place...pizza (wood fire oven) was very good, ambience too, and had some excellent red wine to top it off!

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Serves a large variety of food, including several vegetarian options like vegetarian Tartiflette (a local dish normally with pork) with mushrooms instead of the pork. All food is consistently good, but not fancy. Nice pizza in a wood fired oven as well, and good garlic...More

Thank Victoria H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My husband visited this restaurant many times before and was really excited to go back there. Once you have climbed over the dog in the doorway, you will find the restaurant to have a very jolly atmosphere. Most other visitors were British. I ordered a...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 29
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 55 86 18
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