We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

La Folie Douce - La Fruitiere

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
French, Bar, Delicatessen, Gastropub
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Rue de la Boucle, 73440 Val Thorens, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
+33 4 79 00 04 27
Website
Today
09:00 - 16:45
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:45
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

387 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 153: English reviews
Level Contributor
15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Nice view, very good food and vodka, very good live music. The best apreski live show in Val Thorents.

Helpful?
Thank danch31
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Some great times had here, great atmosphere. Sometimes a little pretentious and drinks are expensive! Nice blue run all the way home to Val Thoren when it closes at 5pm.

Helpful?
Thank leona545
Level Contributor
36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Best Apres Ski bar ever! Pumping tunes and incredible atmosphere! Can't wait to get back this December!!!

Helpful?
Thank IrishTraveling
Level Contributor
22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

What a place! Always a warm welcome. Always a cold beer or some vin chaude at the ready. Pumping tunes, fab live PA's and wicked dancers. Do yourself a favour; park your skis or board, grabs beer, get yourself up on a table and dance like no one is watching!

Helpful?
Thank Laps L
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
138 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times. It's the setting and location you pay for. The food is good but expensive. Service is slow and the places is very busy. It's extremely pretentious and that makes it a little unwelcoming. Good for a birthday etc. A late lunch and then next door to party the afternoon away!

Helpful?
Thank jezsta
hungary
Level Contributor
208 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

It was our second time there, we had lunch but the place is for rich foreigners and not for "normal" people who want to eat on the slopes. It is a self service restaurant with a less than average food overpriced.

Helpful?
Thank beabrigi
Oxford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
176 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Decent restaurant dining with very good service in the linen table cloth department. Fun for aprs ski drinking and carousing (be warned under 18s are not allowed out on the terrace once the dancing begins).

Helpful?
Thank Adam F
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Afterski with house music and a live vocalist. Nice place to chill when your legs are to tired to ski. Good wine and crêpes!

Helpful?
Thank Viktoriagu
london
Level Contributor
53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

You thought : why cannot we mix sun, altitude and live music ? Well, la folie douce has done it and clearly delivers on the promise. It's pricey but it makes your day so more fun. Staff clearly knows what it takes to make you enjoy and spend your money !

Helpful?
Thank kza93
Crowborough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
224 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Amazing apres ski location from view to atmosphere. Brilliant entertainment and fun times. 10 € a beer mond in a plastic pot but probably the only downside

Helpful?
Thank TheGoodFoodBoy

Travellers who viewed La Folie Douce - La Fruitiere also viewed

Val Thorens, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville
Val Thorens, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville
 
Val Thorens, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville
Val Thorens, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville
 

Been to La Folie Douce - La Fruitiere? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$81
Cuisine
French, Bar, Delicatessen, Gastropub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:45
Monday
09:00 - 16:45
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:45
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:45
Thursday
09:00 - 16:45
Friday
09:00 - 16:45
Saturday
09:00 - 16:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de la Boucle, 73440 Val Thorens, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Saint-Martin-de-Belleville  >  Val Thorens
  • Phone Number: +33 4 79 00 04 27
Description
La Folie Douce est un concept "Fooding-Clubbing" : un lieu, deux ambiances. Il y a d'abord la brasserie gastronomique La Fruitiere dont l'univers lie tradition et modernite, puis des 14h le bar et son immense terrasse a toit ouvert ou interviennent les fameux PARTYMAKERS qui ont fait la renommee de La Folie Douce de Val Thorens.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of La Folie Douce - La Fruitiere and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from La Folie Douce - La Fruitiere staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?