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Le Crystobald

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489 | Route Nationale, 74120 Megeve, France
+33 4 50 21 26 82
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
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19:00 - 21:30
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

This no nonsense place run by a friendly couple serves very good traditional French food in large portions with kind and attentive service. Salad with fresh foie gras and duck, perfectly prepared bass and lovely home made apple pie with ice cream (my friend had duck for main course and chocolate fondant freshly baked after the order), all just for... More 

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to the Crystobald looking for a tasty lunch and was not dissapointed. Service was fast and the 3 course menu de joure was delicious and good value. I had cheese tartlette followed by a beautifully cooked fillet of bass with ratatoullie and creme brulee to finish. Classic fare cooked perfectly ! The dining room is fairly small but... More 

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70 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015 via mobile

The interior is worn and tacky. They had never heard of the chardonnay grape and were uncertain of where their wines came from. The food was very average. I had a steak which was much lower quality than even the self service restaurant steaks I had been served at lunch. This is not worth a visit. The pizzeria over the... More 

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County Galway, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015

Super friendly family run business with Great Service, Superb Atmosphere and Delicious Food! Thanks again and We Will see you again Soon!

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Oslo, Norway
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132 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2014

We had a lunch stop here. The restaurant and the waiter appeared quite inviting. We could choose menu of the day or from the a la carte. We picked some tempting dishes from the a la carte. Then a waiting of well over 1 hour started, and no explanation were given. We talked about leaving the restaurant when the food... More 

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olivier73630, Gérant at Le Crystobald, responded to this review
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Bonjour, merci de votre message et de votre passage dans notre établissement. Oui je reconnais que le service à peux... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2014

We know a little french and the word 'exceptionnel' comes to mind. Our day in Megeve with friends and family was complete after a lovely evening meal at Le Crystobald. We arrived to a warm welcome: Regina is the perfect hostess, attentive, friendly and helpful with good English. Olivier the chef, is the 'king of the kitchen', producing french cuisine... More 

Thank Katie M
olivier73630, Propriétaire at Le Crystobald, responded to this review
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Nous vous remercions infiniment de votre commentaire et de votre si précieuse fidélité. Votre avis ci-dessus constitue une très belle... More 

Paris, France
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79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2014

Because it takes so long to get your food even though you may have arrived with a full head of luxuriant hair you will leave...bald! Bad? I agree. This is the third time we have had terrible service in this restaurant. Three times? I hear you say - are you a food-masochist? Fool me once - shame on you! Fool... More 

Thank leslie P
olivier73630, Propriétaire at Le Crystobald, responded to this review
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Bonjour nous vous remercions pour votre message, ça nous a bien amusé de vous lire. Maintenant aller au restaurant semble... More 

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2014

We went to this restaurant after reading reviews on Trip Advisor before we left for Megeve. The hotel we stayed in was only two doors away but we didn't know this until we arrived. If you are staying in the centre of Megeve it will take 10-15 minutes to walk there but it is worth EVERY step! The four of... More 

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Copenhagen, Staden Kobenhavn, Denmark
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

Great outdoor seating area, high quality service and food in a great location. Interior decor is very charming.

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Aspen, Colorado
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

The food here is absolutely amazing. From the appetizers to the dessert, we were thoroughly impressed! The owner spoke with us in English the entire time, and was extremely friendly and helpful. Her husband is the only chef in the restaurant, and he made a special meal for me taking into consideration my allergy to onions. The atmosphere was very... More 

1 Thank Sean M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Wine and Beer
Good for
Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 489 | Route Nationale, 74120 Megeve, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Megeve
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 21 26 82

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