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La Caleche

) #26 of 177 Restaurants in Chamonix ₹₹ - ₹₹₹, French, Swiss, European
18 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 55 94 68
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“raclette” (97 reviews)
“beef stew” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (25 reviews)
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French, Swiss, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
18 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
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Reviews (1,891)
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Reviewed 27 October 2014

Reading other reviews it looks like locals do enjoy this restaurant, which indeed serves local Savoie dishes such as fondue and some other specialities, including huge piece of cheese cut by a heat cutter at your plate or steaks you fry on a grill at...More

Thank Tinde_K
Reviewed 20 October 2014

This restaurant had a décor of every antique from the area. Wherever you looked there was something interesting. We ordered fondue, dipping local meats and tasty breads in a very enjoyable hot melted cheese. This mixed with a lovely wine by the name of Lisa...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We were traveling with a small group, so this place was pre chosen for us, as was the menu. We had meats, raclette cheese, and potatoes. What a fun time we had with our group. We used the raclette cooker (cheese melter). So glad to...More

Thank lggg70
Reviewed 10 October 2014

We were in Chamonix on a Great Rail Journey Holiday and this Restaurant was included in the Programme. Whilst we are well used to group fare, we were totally unprepared for the delights that awaited us. The quantities were more than sufficient for all. The...More

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 9 October 2014

This is a cozy restaurant although you might possibly feel it is somewhat overcrowded if full. The place does have a lot of ambiance with old cooking utensils and other "stuff" dangling from the ceiling beams. You see this type of decoration a lot in...More

Thank Steve O
Reviewed 2 October 2014

We arrived in Chamonix after a fairly long journey and gave ourselves time to have a long walk around town and choose a restaurant for dinner. The menu looked lovely and right up our street and the ratings on Trip Advisor drew us to return...More

1  Thank LondonNaomi
Reviewed 23 September 2014

The food was terrific; the service friendly and caring and the atmosphere was just what you want in a French Mountain town.

Thank Evelyn F
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We visited La Caleche as part of a large group and despite this, the staff did an amazing job serving us all at the same time with delicious hot food. We had quiche to start, followed by beef bourgignon with dauphinoise potatoes , followed by...More

Thank JenniferJane05
Reviewed 8 September 2014

We looked at several restaurants around the area of our hotel. La caleche had a good choice of food and wine , we had a lovely meal sitting outside. The staff were friendly and the food excellent would recommend to one

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

Went with kids, good value kids entree. Good tartaflette and fondue. Huge dining room to make families feel as though kids are inconspicuous!

Thank Jmih
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Sono ammessi i cani all'interno?
31 October 2016|
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Response from Mau V | Reviewed this property |
Si, in Francia è raro trovare un ristorante che non accetta cani, nello specifico io con i miei cani, non ho nessuna difficoltà a mangiare a La Caleche.
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Libera V
Avete piatti senza glutine? Sans gluten?
8 April 2015|
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Response from Gae2Long | Reviewed this property |
la mia opinione è che non potete fidarvi in questo ristorante. Tanto più che il restauratore non amo le critiche e diventa molto aggressivo. Tutto ciò che abbiamo mangiato era veramente cattivo. E tutte le critiche vanno... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 rue du Docteur Paccard, 74400, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 55 94 68
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