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Le salon des fous

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avenue Olympique, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
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08:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:30
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Malmo, Sweden
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230 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a snack at this place, crepes and wine, in the afternoon. Quite busy and the staff seemed a bit stressed due to that. A perfect place for a quick snack or something to drink.

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Thank Magnus R
London
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whether breakfast, lunch, brunch, dinner, snack...there's always something to satisfy your appetite at the Salon des Fous! Meet the ski instructors at breakfast, have a late lunch or early dinner...the kitchen is always open. The place is always buzzing, many regulars, cosy and informal. Went several times and at odd hours: the galette de sarrazin (buckwheat savoury crepes) were delicious,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good everyday staples like soup, croque, tart du jour, Excellent cakes and patisserie. Breakfast very good and the coffee (in a town that does not do coffee well) is very good.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

My wife & I went for crepes late morning. It was 25% busy. We sat for 15 minutes without being offered a menu. The couple next to us had orders taken and the menus taken rather than passed to us. The gentleman next to us was served lunch and again we were ignored. Waitress seemed more interested in chatting to... More 

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Bellville, South Africa
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

My family and I sat down for lunch. The food was good, but the waiting staff was visibly irritated with us. Maybe the restaurant was busy but that is no excuse...get more waiting staff! The wrong wine was placed on our bill. Fortunately, we were able to pick it up and change it Will not return

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Albufeira, Portugal
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Great for children but not much space for buggies, very relaxed atmosphere. The outside seating is good when it is sunny!

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Stockholm, Sweden
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Nice Place, good crepes, ambiance and service - some local feeling - good chocolat au Rhum as well as the crepes

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CAERPHILLY
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

We've been eating here for the last four years , when visiting Val d'Isere and can highly recommend the place. The service is excellent, you are never rushed at all and the staff are very pleasant. The food, mainly galettes, crepes and other delicious desserts are very reasonably priced; they also serve quality wines and spirits. There is an outside... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

I stumbled upon this bistro while wandering around in the town of Val D'Isere looking for a lunch spot. It is traditional yet modern at the same time. The bar seats are actually bicycle seats! Some ski school instructors and their pupils as well as other travelers created a busy, but friendly atmosphere. The crowd is mostly french, but the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

After a long day travelling from London, we stopped here for a late lunch: a deliciously simple croque monsieur and a glass of Pinot Noir. It was a brilliant introduction to Val d'Isere - in addition to the lovely food, the staff were super friendly and the place was very atmospheric!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:30
Monday
08:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:30
Thursday
08:00 - 22:30
Friday
08:00 - 22:30
Saturday
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: avenue Olympique, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Val d'Isere
Description
http://dismoiou.fr/p/fra/val-d-isere/49ozIc/salon-des-fous-le
http://www.facebook.com/lesalondesfous#!/lesalondesfous?sk=info

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