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Monkey

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Grill, Pub, Street Food
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81 Place Edmond Desailloud, 74400, Chamonix, France
+33 4 50 96 64 34
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Today
11:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
Mon - Fri 16:00 - 01:00
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went for lunch. Food is great for the price, Mexican-inspired (example: the falafel "burrito" is actually more like a wrap - a cold one - but with Mexican flavour), and casual, cozy atmosphere. It was kind of freezing, though, which made it hard to enjoy the meal (we were all wearing our winter jackets inside. It was COLD.). Service... More 

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Thank Lucusekali
Stephen G, Owner at Monkey, responded to this review

Hi Lucusekali, Thanks for your review and glad you enjoyed the food. Sincerest apologies for the temperature. Our under floor heating system recently stopped working and it takes an hour or so for the establishment to heat up by the windows at lunch time We are in the process of installing a heating solution which should be done by the... More 

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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't fault the happy hour pitcher and Nachos. Just what was needed post skiing, pre dinner. Youngish crowd, good music, lively...

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Thank Richard B
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I recently had dinner at monkey. A simple menu of tacos, burritos and starters. It is more then enough. The tacos were great and the cod burritos was really enjoyable. Highly recommend

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Thank Ryan F
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Monkey magic indeed! 3 days in Chamonix, 2 meals in Monkey says it all! Great staff, fantastic food - Mexican themed. Chamonix is pricey, Monkey is reasonable. Always busy when we arrived but always able to fit us in (3 of us). Prompt service with a smile. Food very fresh, very tasty and spicy as you want. Big shout out... More 

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Thank David 1
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to get a quick dinner. They quickly fitted in 11 of us and we ordered bar food which was a good price and good value for money. Well worth a visit

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Thank Lunty28
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and staff! Had vegan burger which was absolutely amazing. One of the favourite places in Chamonix.

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Thank Adolfas K
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing. The bar itself is cozy and friendly. We had a pitcher of beer. The vino was good. Happy hour is the best time to go!!! I

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Thank Bridgette W
Vicenza, Italy
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is amazing! No matter what you're in the mood for, they have it! The service was great and the atmosphere was casual and hip. I would recommend Monkey to anyone in the area. Have a drink with friends, eat good food, be happy!

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Thank jadabottle
Annecy, France
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the location is nice (in a quiet square), the food is good (the home made falafels are just spicy enough, perfect), the salad is good and the staff is very pleasant and helpful.

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Thank loloford
Lanaken, Belgium
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74 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

It is a little difficult to find the restaurant as it is on a little square behind the main road. It is truly a hidden gem, with the best burgers, wraps, tacos etc. Plenty of choice for vegetarians as well. Super friendly staff, highly recommended, even if it is just for a drink.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Cuisine
Bar, Grill, Pub, Street Food
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Place Edmond Desailloud, 74400, Chamonix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Chamonix
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 96 64 34
Description
Since 2005 Monkey has prided itself on bringing together delicious food and drinks, boogie-down music, great happy hours and a little mayhem, with friendly laid back staff to entertain and serve you everyday of the year.Pop in for a bite to eat, play ping-pong, catch some live music and enjoy a delicious beer; you’ll always have good company.

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