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Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland
0041244951246
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed some pasta with family and friends. Great service, food good. Just walked in and got great table in the window. All the pasta and pizza dishes were hot and served quickly. Great to just pop into.

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Thank Shaun M
London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The food here is decent Italian stuff. I'd recommend you go for the Pizza or Crepes which are good value. The Pasta, which we have tried a few times, is average and not as good value. My only criticism is that they only have one child's high chair in the restaurant, so there's a good chance it may be being... More 

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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Brilliant every time. Travel to Villars regularly and our first stop every time is at Le Francis! A little taste of heaven.

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Thank Sharon M
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148 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Good quality food lacking in service. Feels like it needs a good clean and upgrading tables and chairs.

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Thank ettyspagetti
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

This place is perfect for a family with kids. The portions are just right and the quality is very good. So is the price! It is especially great for lunch.

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Thank Farid B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

I have been visiting this popular restaurant and bar for 30 years! Great for all ages! It is a good meeting spot for visitors and locals alike. The owners are friendly and the service is good. Enjoy for lunch or dinner. I've done both!

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Thank dneige
Sydney, Australia
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43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

I had a very bland pasta dish on the first visit which was offset by a really great tom soup the next.

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Thank pom1964
Whitefish, Montana, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

Le Francis is not a fancy place, but very homey. Locals mostly at the bar and families in the restaurant. unsurpassable Gnocchi plus delicious pizza, salads, and yummy bread. Service was fast, prices fair, and staff very friendly. We went there in 2009 and again in 2014 and we had the same wonderful experience. An easy walk from all the... More 

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Thank Sandra C
Mirfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We felt like a crepe and called into this restaurant on the spur of the moment. The service was excellent with an extensive menu. However our desire was for crepes. We ordered and received our meals pretty quickly. Could not fault the service or quality and would highly recommend it to anyone

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Thank Dennis C
Geneva, Switzerland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014 via mobile

We went for crepes which were ok. The service is fast and friendly. We did not try the pizzas... Some other time, its a easy bar / restaurant to go for a bite, nothing gastronomical but decent and good.

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Thank Olivier M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$31
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Villars-sur-Ollon
  • Phone Number: 0041244951246

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