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Le Petit Chalet

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Chantemerle, 05330 Serre-Chevalier, Saint-Chaffrey, France
+33 4 88 03 60 48
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Firstly I recommend you book, we were very lucky to get a table. This is a small but perfectly formed restaurant. There are only about 30 places and you are not rushed to leave for more customers. The couple that run it are friendly and entertaining. The food is an absolute delight, the rabbit stew was fantastic, excellent value for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

A lovely chalet designed restaurant. It is small but this makes it feel cozy. The couple who run it were very friendly and helpful, the husband spoke english very well and was helpful with choosing wines. I had the duck with honey and lime, it was cooked perfectly and the sauce was delicious, if I could buy a bottle I... More 

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Montpellier,
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Tasty and good presented food. There is no changing table for babies. 28 euro per person for fondue. And the salad for 2 people was in a very small bowl. Good food but nothing exceptional.

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Staffordshire
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

First of, we ate here 5 out of the 7 nights. So in needn't say any more. It's a realy cosy place with only about a dozen tables. Not a extensive menu but plenty of local dishes to go at. The duck breast is to die for. The guy that runs it speaks good English if you haven't mastered french,... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Been coming here for years. Unfriendly and pestered by photographer. A shame since the food is actually pretty good. There are friendlier and better places to eat here.

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Thank jgrey69
Cork, Ireland
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

What a great little warm hideaway to grab a cafe creme or some lunch in between skiing or hiking in the beautiful mountains all around. We were there for a week recently and called every day. The warmth of the staff, the service and the food were the best of France. Vive Le petit Chalet

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here whilst visiting Chantemerle over the New year holiday period for the last three years. The atmosphere is delightful and the service is friendly and efficient even when very busy. The set meal is very reasonable and despite being cheap, the portions are generous and the standard of food is good.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2013 via mobile

Don't be tempted by the foreign delights of Slovenia (cerf - deer) or Argentinia (beef) just stick to familiar terrain. The duck is cooked to perfection - a generous serving with some potato, vegetables and spinach on the side. Wear your best outfit for the renowned, roaming photographer. La petite chalet

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chantemerle, 05330 Serre-Chevalier, Saint-Chaffrey, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Hautes-Alpes  >  Saint-Chaffrey  >  Serre-Chevalier
  • Phone Number: +33 4 88 03 60 48

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