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Chalet Le Caribou

French, International
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews onion soup duck typical mountain lunch time food is excellent nice lunch next year great atmosphere valley genepi windy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked in morning a table for lunch. We ordered pasta menus , tartifleffe and salad.After 40 minutes waiting the waiter said to us :"sorry there is no pasta anymore." I said that we were waiting more than 40 minutes and now you just tell...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank stephane b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were really surprised and delighted to find the caribou with really excellent dishes ( we recommand the duck or the deer). The view is nice, the tables are cosy , the fire place really nice. We found the service quick and friendly. We came...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sophieb961
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To preface, apparently the chef might have walked out that day. That being said, we were not informed of this, we waited over an hour and a half with only two of the four main courses arriving. The two that arrived were bad- most overcooked...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kirstenbirsten
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice location, terrible staff. Tried to go for a quick drink before skiing down to val thorens. We sat ourselves at one of 5 free tables and waited 5 mins to be told that others had been waiting for this specific table, we had...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank adrien m
Reviewed 1 April 2018

It can be a dream, very high up in the moutains, incredible view, sitting outside in the sun having lunch. The menu has enough choices, the food was good, the hamburger and fries tasty. Good cafe gourmand. Service was friendly but got overwhelmed after many...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jochen-v-S
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Good selection of salads and traditional favorites . The mozzarella salad was good , home made diots very tasty . However the home made onion soup was poor , pale white onions not browned delivered a bland watery result . Service is friendly and prompt...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank andyww18
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

While the food at Le Caribou was passable (and of a similar standard to other ‘on the mountain’ restaurants, albeit considerably pricier), the service marred the whole experience for us. It took ten minutes to take any order from us, and my attempts to politely...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank RossFarquhar
Reviewed 19 February 2018

A nice altitude restaurant accessible with your skis on.... friendly staff albeit very busy! The food was good and reasonable priced.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank docanes
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped for early lunch at 12 and were lucky to get a table. Typical mountain restaurant, cosy central fireplace and nice ambience. Waiter lovely - service quick and food excellent and reasonably priced for 'on the piste' dining. Our kids rated their linguine carbonara and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank lyndawilson72
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Le Caribou offers the typical mountain food you can find anywhere in Val Thorens, but prepares it much better than most of the other spots you find on or near the pistes of Les Trois Vallées. You can sit on the terrace when it is...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank dobbelska
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30 March 2016|
Response from Tourist08Toronto | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do as one of our party was/is gluten free and was not inconvenienced.
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