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O'Communailles

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1635 route des Communailles | Les Communailles, 74170, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, France
+33 4 50 93 17 48
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Munich, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

We were there twice during our week long hiking holiday, one for dinner and the other for refreshments after hiking. The restaurant sits on a perfect spot for the view of Mont Blanc and the food was excellent with a local touch. Very friendly staff and ambience. We would definitely like to repeat the experience, when we are next in... More 

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2 Thank Tina_YTC
Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

a great terrassa with a wonderful view on the mont-blanc; the menu is creative with a share for local dishes but also some bistro dishes with some asian features. the team is pretty effective and friendly (the genepy shot "On the house" is a nice gesture) and you won t have to book one week in advance for a lunch... More 

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3 Thank richard_D07
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

We stumbled across this restaurant when skiing in terrible weather in April. We needed somewhere to recover! We received a very warm welcome and willingness to accommodate our limited budget. We had local fish with melt-in-your-mouth steak tartar and hand-cut chips. It was an interesting fusion and excellent value. The service was very friendly indeed. Unfortunately, the white-out prevented us... More 

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Geneva
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62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015

Great service and decent choice of food and drinks. Unparalleled view of Month Blanc from the terrace which is a sun trap. The terrace menu is slightly abbreviated from the restaurant but we is is quick and with a smile. Some of the dishes are a little below par with bakery basic presentation and ingredients.

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1 Thank CoffeeHans
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

We went with a collegue for lunch, we asked to be surved quickly and we were. We took the dish of the day, "boeuf bourguignon with home maid French fries". It was very quickly served and the food was great, the view on the Mont Blanc is breathtaking... Service is good... The coffee was a bit expensive 2,9 euros but... More 

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3 Thank moulinier n
Passy, France
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015

We come back here every year, always hoping for the same great food and service. Regardless of cost, this is not a given in France. And today we were not disappointed. We sat in the sun on the terrace, it was inevitably busy given the French, UK, Swiss and Belgian half term holidays, but the staff were friendly, unstressed and... More 

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5 Thank Neil M
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

We always enjoy eating here. Madame is unfailingly helpful and friendly. Need to book early in the morning in the busy seasons.ideal for a ski lunch tho two courses is sometimes more than one wants. Food always tasty..helpful with children. Fantastic views from terrace

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2 Thank Jill K
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2014

We went hear on a really busy sunny day and they were very accommodateing in getting us a table, the service was good and the wine and food was first class. We were feeling the cold when the sun went in and the owner came over and got us a table inside and gave us a free shot which warmed... More 

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2 Thank sainser2
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2014

Although being extremely busy the staff managed to find us a table outside in the sun. The views of Mont Blanc are priceless. Service was prompt without being rushed and the food was first class. Not the cheapest place for a quick bite to eat but the quality of the food more than makes up the costs.

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3 Thank RPCHAberdeen
Geneva, Switzerland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2014

O'Communailles is one of those little gems that you would only give to close friends for fear that the entire resort would start going there. The place is very cozy both inside and outside, with a nicely decorated terrace offering a stunning view over the Mont Blanc. You could say some other places offer similar setups and could be right,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 27
Cuisine
Italian, French, Fusion, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1635 route des Communailles | Les Communailles, 74170, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Saint-Gervais-les-Bains
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 93 17 48
Description
A fantastic setting facing the mont-Blanc mountains, fine mountain cuisine, warm welcome in many languages. Home made food. Menu starts at 19.90. please book!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?