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Chesal 1805

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Frazione Melezet | Arrivo seggiovia Melezet, 10052 Bardonecchia, Italy
+39 0122 744173
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

didnt eat here but stopped a few days for a bombardino and helped me to ski every time! lovely location and friendly staff

Thank chete365
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157 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We came for dinner and went up with the Snow-cat, which is a whole experience by itself. The food is authentic mountain food, so don't expect light dinner. The quality is quite good.

Thank Jorgfr
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Looking forward to my bowl of Polenta......... but cold and very lumpy. Was so looking forward to it as the rest of Chesal is very good indeed but the self service was a cold and soulless let down. Sorry Chesal but I should have eaten in the main area not the self service.

Thank Alan C
North Yorkshire
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Conveniently located mid way between Campo Smith and Melezet so this became our morning coffee stop. Plenty of places to put your skis. There is a lift you can use to go downstairs to the loos if you really can't face the steps. A bit confusing that you go to one counter to pay for your drinks and snacks then... More 

Thank Alyballyb
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant located on the piste. We have stopped here many times and can't knock it. They have a very good range of food. One side is cade style and the other a restaurant. They have plenty of seating both inside and out and vestigial scenery to go with it. The cakes are amazing!!!

Thank V M
Swansea, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Stunning views from the terrace. The food is not too expensive. The drinks are the same. It's a welcome break in a busy area of the piste.

Thank philski74
London, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Usual lunch lovely lasagna and potatoes. Very busy and hard to get a seat had to queue for a bit before could get to self service counter.

Thank Maurice M
Rowde, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Another mountain restaurant that we visited quite often whilst skiing. Very friendly staff and great food is all helped down with a big helping of beautiful mountain scenery? Great place to have a rest and food and drink and a photo shoot.

Thank Paul T
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Good picnic area. Fantastic views. Toilet and bar facilities excellent. Unfotunately did not eat here but plenty of people around, especially at the weekend.

Thank Helen E
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Located right on the ski slope this bar is a great place to stop for a bite to eat and a drink. It's reasonably priced and very friendly.

Thank Joehaslam

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$34
Italian, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frazione Melezet | Arrivo seggiovia Melezet, 10052 Bardonecchia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Turin  >  Bardonecchia
  • Phone Number: +39 0122 744173
The Chesal 1805 Bar and Restaurant is located on the pistes of Melezet, in Bardonecchia, a beautiful village in the upper Val di Susa and is a popular tourist destination in both winter and summer.

It is in the heart of the Melezet ski area, situated at the top of the chairlift and is only a short distance from the Snowpark, completely renovated and extended, Chesal 1805 is the ideal place to stop by and enjoy a break from skiing, for some relaxation in the sun or for some entertainment for children.

Originaly the departure station for the Selletta ski lift, today the Chesal restaurant is completely renewed, expanded and re-modernised. Along with the bar and the self-service an "a la carte" restaurant has also been added where you will find beautifully finished trims, large windows framing the Guglia Rossa and the Valle Stretta and terraces on which you can soak up the sun, perhaps after a descent on the pistes.

The perfect place to satisfy the needs of those who are looking for a quick but flavourful snack at the bar, or for lunch at the self service or the restaurant, combining traditional cuisine from Val di Susa with innovative and appetizing recipes.

The interior has been decorated with wood features that recreate the atmosphere of an exclusive mountain chalet with prestige details and opens onto a wall with large windows that offer stunning views of the area. The entrance has been set-up with a chill out area for relaxing informally just off the pistes.

The whole building is equipped with free Wi-Fi, there is a mobile phone charging area and a larges games area, where both adults and children can have fun with the different games that are available.

We are waiting for you; for lunch, a pleasant break, a romantic dinner or a special event, we will be happy to welcome you into a warm and exclusive ambience and delight you with typical dishes from out mountain.

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