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Le Monde a l'Envers

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93 Place du Criou, 74340 Samoens, France
+33 4 50 34 19 36
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Chester
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Been here several times - never disappointed and this last visit was no exception. The welcome is warm whether you speak English or French. The menu is interesting without outfacing. Out of season there are just 3 or 4 options per course but each one is beautifully prepared and presented with each mouthful delicious and great use of fresh, seasonal... More 

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Thank JoelleWarren
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Took my 80 year old Mum in for a lunch, food excellent (as usual) and service great. It's the set menu at lunchtime with a choice of 3 mains, I had the fish which was delightful and Mum had the pork cheeks which she really enjoyed. I have had the boogie burger before and that again was excellent. Will definitely... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Superb food in a wonderful restaurant. Please book ahead as this place is always busy and deservedly so. Having a simple menu, the freshest ingredients with a skilled chef makes this place very popular.

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Geneva
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This is our third visit here in about a year . Every time it doesn't disappoint. Lovely owners and brilliant food. Different sized tables , both inside and outside . Nice atmosphere .

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Thank Ravfamily
Geneva, Switzerland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

We had a Sunday lunch there before Easter and the concept with everything on one plate (large, flat stone..) is quite original. Cheese, main course and dessert, all served at once, works quite well. If keeping the concept, the challenge will be to renew the menu, but I'm sure the creative, Swedish cook will be up to it! Good food,... More 

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Thank Poldereide
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

One of the nicest restaurants in town. Food is different to the standard local fare - fantastic sushi! The ambience, service and particularly the food were very good.A popular restaurant so best to book

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Thank Dave W
Essex, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

A popular restaurant so best to book. Pleasant ambience - feels cosy. Food is different to the standard local fare. It's imaginative and very tasty based on Asian cuisine. More like fine dining and the price reflects this. Restaurant is easy to find just up from the main church square ; parking area outside.

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Thank Caroline B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

One of the nicest restaurants in town. Fantastic sushi! The menu is a real mix of Asian cuisine. Something different from the traditional cheese dishes of the area.

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Thank Graham L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

We visited for dinner whilst skiing in Samoens and had a great meal. The ambience, service and particularly the food were very good indeed. The menu is quite small in terms of choice (but the quality more than makes up for this) and if you are after traditional savoie fare (cheese) then this isn't the place for you. For starters... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

Spent a week in Samoens as part of a family group. My wife and I decided to have a meal out on our own and were able to get a table for two at a days notice. Note to all - English Schools' Half Term week in Samoans is very, very busy so finding somewhere to eat at short notice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$17 - US$43
Cuisine
French, European, International, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Place du Criou, 74340 Samoens, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Grand Massif  >  Samoens
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 34 19 36
Description
Creative & Original World Cuisine Fresh products Swedish Chef Anthony Percell Opens every Evenings during the winter season; Bar from 5:30 pm & Diner Service from 7:00 to 9:30pm Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays opens For Lunch (17€ Menu) For Groups over 8 people : Special Menu & Pre-Order e'hrs in Advance Vegetarian Dish on Previous Demand NO Kids Menu HIGHLY ADVISED BOOKING (40 Chairs) --> by the phone from 4:00 pm OR at the restaurant from 5:30pm

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