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Restaurant L'Arolay

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Le Fornet, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
+33 4 79 06 11 68
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely, traditional savoyard lunch spot. Highly recommended for food and atmosphere and if I had finished skiing early and I just wanted to have a late lunch and chill for the afternoon it would be ideal. However, two hours for a group of 10 to have lunch (when the restaurant is not full) is not acceptable, when they must know... More 

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Thank B M
Julien M, Gérant at Restaurant L'Arolay, responded to this review

Hello Sir, Many thanks for your comment, I'm really sorry to learn that the service was a bit long, i apologize for that ... Hope to see you again after a long morning skiing in le Fornet, Kind regards, Julien More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant and excellent value for 3 courses plus unlimited wine (40 euros pp). We were so impressed with our first visit for 4 people we took the whole family for Xmas dinner. They serve fondues, raclettes, steaks etc. Food was fantastic. Best creme brûlée ever had. Wine was perfectly drinkable and on tap. The service was sublime, very impressed.... More 

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Julien M, Gérant at Restaurant L'Arolay, responded to this review

Many thanks for your visit and your nice comment ! We wish you a happy new year 2017 ! More 

Beirut, Lebanon
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited l'arolay during our stay in val d'isere and i must admit the dinner was one of the best we have ever experienced. The food is amazing, the staff extremely friendly and the ambiance very adequate. If you're staying there, don't think twice about missing out this gorgeous experience. The plave is 5 minutes away from the center and... More 

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Julien M, Gérant at Restaurant L'Arolay, responded to this review

Many thanks for your nice message ! More 

Albufeira, Portugal
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

I love L'arolay. They serve until late which is great and there food is really good. They do a lot of set menu offers which usually include unlimited wine which is great value! Jump on the bus as its really easy and they will help you get back too :)

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Julien M, Gérant at Restaurant L'Arolay, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your comment ! Hope to see you next winter ! Marie and Julien More 

Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
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622 reviews
392 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Nice and cosy place in a picturesque chalet. The service was good but the food really disappointing: taste less charcuterie, chewy meat and a poor wines list. Used to be good but well overrated these days, and expensive. For tourists only.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is really nice and the steak is very good quality meat and delicious. You can cook the steak at the table yourself and cook it exactly how u like it!! The pudding is delicious and also looks stunning!! It is very good value for money and the steak is worth every penny!! 😀😄

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Thank Leo T
Julien M, Gérant at Restaurant L'Arolay, responded to this review

Many thx Sir ! Hope to see you again ! More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Great food and very friendly and efficient staff. We all had Braserade with gratin which was excellent. L escargot was great!! A must when in Val d Isere...

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Reykjavik
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

Went with a group of friends and kids. Total 11 guests that were all very pleased with the dinner. We had a three course menu with Raclette and Fondue beef among the main courses. Vine was included in the price which was only 39 EUR per person. The Raclette and Beef Fondue were excellent. The ambiance in the place is... More 

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Thank ice1977
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

This is a cozy restaurant with good food. We were with friends and children a total of 12 people. We got very good service.

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Thank Nurgun K
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Went here with 2 friend this week and was impressed. I would advise you book as it get busy. Got the bus from central Val D'isere and it's about 10 mins away. The staff are welcoming and friendly and it's a warm and cosy restaurant which is excellent value for money. We all opted for the set menu of 39... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Le Fornet, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Val d'Isere
  • Phone Number: +33 4 79 06 11 68

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