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Telemark Cafe

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$$ - $$$
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Les Laquais route de l Etale | Chalet Restaurant d'Altitude, 74220 La Clusaz, France
+33 4 50 02 60 70
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Geneva, Switzerland
1 review
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Sunny terrasse - ability to book for multiple sits - great food and warm and flexible service! I recommend La Tartine du Viking!

Thank olisamile
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

As normal best spot at La Clusaz to a have great lunch with beautiful views en altitude and fantastic ambiance.......

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

8 of us on a boys trip visited for lunch and enjoyed sharing the excellent box of cheese and meats with chips, salad, bread and pate. Just the job for lunch on the slopes.

1 Thank Keith M
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41 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Fantastic atmosphere overlooking wonderful mountain landscape, great staff attending to every need and detail, excellent food and unique experience. We attended for a wedding but am sure it does just as good a job for any other catering.

2 Thank Evelyn_travelling
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Amazingly situated, perfectly managed, surprisingly equipt... This City in the Sky refuge is an absolute MUST. The tight knit family feel envelopes you with sincerity. Food, drink, views, laughs... They do it right. Wonderfully hospitable!

1 Thank JacobSnavely
Junglinster, Luxembourg
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

On previous visits to La Clusaz we've stopped at the Telemark for an afternoon coffee and hot chocolate, but never for lunch - until this week. Despite it's rather remote location on the slopes, the service and food were really very good. The terrace, when it's sunny, has a magnificent view. Eating with my wife and 2 usually fussy daughters... More 

1 Thank Russell180770
La Clusaz, France
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Waiters more focussed on looking cool and hanging with their friends than servicing the very average coffee and food on offer. I prefer the nice cafe just lower down next to the Transversal. Much more welcoming there and better food and drinks too

2 Thank Aravisgirl
Saint-Jean-de-Sixt, France
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 October 2013

The Télémark café is quite simply one of the most beautifully located, superbly managed venues you could ever hope to find for any kind of special event celebration. Our party of 45, celebrating a marriage, were provided with amazing scenery, great food and drink, magic mountain ambiance (sunset terrace, log fire, hot tub) and most importantly absolutely stellar service. Allowing... More 

1 Thank Tom A
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2013

Bon courage! We were greeted by these words by the previous occupant of the table, we should have heeded his advice. I was almost impossible to get the waiter - Monsieur J'arrive - to arrive. We eventually placed our order for food and drinks for five, after another 45 mins wait we got drinks for 3 and food for 1.... More 

1 Thank Andrew A
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2012

On a not so very busy day it takes about 5 quarters of an hour to get 4 plates of fries and a spaghetti carbonara on the table. Waiters are kind but it doesn't make up for the time it takes to get the food on the table.

3 Thank Dutch-Suzie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Les Laquais route de l Etale | Chalet Restaurant d'Altitude, 74220 La Clusaz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  La Clusaz
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 02 60 70

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