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540 Cafe

$$ - $$$
French, Bar, Pub
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905 route du Jaillet, 74120 Megeve, France
+33 4 50 58 92 78
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Marlow, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for lunch after a testing morning on the piste! Large lively modern restaurant with good sunny dinning terrace. Tasty menu, warm welcome from lovely friendly staff. Chicken Cesar Salad was delicous with a verre de rose, my husband enjoyed the bolognaise.

Thank Kim
Thoiry, France
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93 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

After a long walk in the mountains we went to have a drink and service was very good. My 6 year old girl went back the next day for toilets and they let her use them even though she was not a actual customer at the time .

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Besides Les Loges Blanches. Beats OK burger (and that's saying something as OK Burger amazing!!) But 540 Cafe is UNBELIEVABLE!! Its not cheap but NOT expensive when you see the quality and effort into quality of produce used to create the meals. Enjoy!

2 Thank Martin O
London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

It's difficult to have time to worry about customer service when you are too busy chatting with the other staff - as such the service is non existent to the point that as a customer we felt that we were asking for a favour when we enquirer about ordering... To be fair the signs of how bad things were going... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

I am a regular in Megeve, Summer or Winter I always have at least one meal at 540, staff are great and the food is fun.

Thank Tony B
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

We visit the 540 fairly regularly as it has the best burgers and Ceasar salads in Megeve Also great when they have special Moules and Frites evenings The staff are always helpful and friendly and great wine for the money Highly recommended for family and groups of friends but best to book to avoid disappointment

Thank kategibson180
Geneva, Switzerland
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015

They call the 'corner potatoes' - but they're limp and horrible. They spoil an overall brilliant place - welcoming, open most of the day and evening. Wine is lovely though hot chocolate like most places from a machine and to be avoided. The kids love it and it's convenient for the pistes and piou piou in Le Jaillet.

Thank ToniaOC
Geneva, Switzerland
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104 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2014

We have eaten here both at lunch on the sunny semi-open verandah and dinner inside, and enjoyed both visits. Small menu but the dishes are varied so there is something to suit everyone. Menu enfant at a reasonable price (usual nuggets/steak hache/ frites and an ice cream offering with extra goodies.kids loved it. Parents would have liked to see a... More 

Thank LissyBtravels
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345 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2014 via mobile

We were seated outside quickly and were then made to wait 20 minutes before we were given a menu. When we came to order we were cordially told the afternoon menu had begun (which is very limited and runs from 2.30 till 3.30). Had we been served quicker then we would have had the full menu to choose from. The... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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64 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2014

Great for a quick bite at noght or lunch during ski time. Decently priced. Service is very friendly and the food is very good. Burger is excellenta nd the popeye pasta is very good

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 route du Jaillet, 74120 Megeve, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Megeve
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 58 92 78

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