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La Folie Douce

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Telecabine de La Daille, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
+33 4 79 06 07 17
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09:00 - 17:00
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to go for Apres Ski in the mountains and is quite central to the main ski areas; there always seem to be 1000's there and is always very crowded whenever I have been. Great atmosphere and music thumping out - they have a fantastic bass system, with the occasional girls doing some acrobats on the ropes at the... More 

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Thank VanceHarvey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing - the first of the follies. Definitely need a credit card that's not about to expire if you want any drinks and bring ID! Atmosphere amazing and definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Lulu G
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
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696 reviews
437 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

But noisy and very expensive. They definitely have found a way to attract youngsters with money and know how to make you spend your dollars with loud music, live shows etc. The food is good and you can have a quick meal there too if requested. The best atmosphere is after skitime with the possibility to go down to la... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overpriced chips and drinks. Weird Cabaret show, very French. The show starts off with a fashion parade of the Folie Douce merchandise (after the show the shop is full of 15 year old shoppers -so the sales ploy obviously works). There are a couple of singers who have nice voices, in between the songs are "dances". The "dances" are strange-... More 

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London
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on Easter Sunday and I think the dancers were drunk, it was difficult to watch. The choreography and skills was like watching a teenage talent quest. Being the end of the season, perhaps motivation levels were low. The food was good at the restaurant, however, it was empty compared to other Folie's we've been too, so ambience was... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Folie is in several parts. Posh restaurant at La Fruiterie. Self Service inside, and the BBQ outside. Most just go for the clubbing outside though and the cabaret which is like a dance club up a mountain in the afternoon. Not cheap for drinks, but for one afternoon it's worth it. Great atmosphere .

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Thank xscreamsuk
Hong Kong, China
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101 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a great place for a late (apres ski) lunch accompanied by fantasic live entertainment. Best to soak in the atmoshere with a few beers and/or glasses of wine to accompany a long lunch and skip the hazards of skiing back by returning to Val via the cable car which is handily placed next to the restaurant! Here along with... More 

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Thank Ron G
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6 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a gem, shame we only found it on the last day! Great entertainment, lots of dancing and singing!

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Thank soph2221
Leicester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great place with lots of atmosphere. Great place whether you want lunch or just a hot chocolate to keep you going. Finish at the end of ski day for fantastic apres ski if that's what you are looking for

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London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We love this place. Hugely decadent but it seems that all generations love it. The nun girating to the music might offend a few but even my very Christian daughter saw amusement in it. It is experience but you have to do it at least once. With deep pockets if you go to the Fruitery but remember to reserve a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Cuisine
French, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Telecabine de La Daille, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Val d'Isere
  • Phone Number: +33 4 79 06 07 17
Description
The Folie Douce « Nuvo Self » offers quality products and service, combining traditional values with modern efficiency.Restaurant service is available every day from 11.30am to 3.30pm, and bar service from 9.00am to 5.00pm, when the ski pistes close. Built and decorated to the highest traditional standards, superbly lit and including a DJ booth, the Nuvo Self is sure to give you a warm avant and apres-ski welcome.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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