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Le Grain de Sel

) #10 of 26 Restaurants in Flaine ££ - £££ French, ,
Quartier Flaine Forum, Flaine, France
+33 4 50 18 74 43
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good58%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
23 Apr 2017
“Very good home food, excellent value for money”
4 Jan 2017
“Gorgeous little place”
Restaurant Hours
French, Bar, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Quartier Flaine Forum, Flaine, France
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Lunch during a ski vacation. The main dishes are what we can expect in such a alpine ski resort. However, the quality is much higher than in other restaurants we tested during these vacations. The meat was super tender, the chips homemade and delicious. A...More

Thank lenov
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great little restaurant with outdoor seating too. Speedy friendly service, we ate lunch and it was perfect. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Skybird2008
Reviewed 3 April 2016

We had a cosy little dinner here - lots of local dishes on the menu - with really friendly waiting staff and chef. It was a little gem!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We sat outside under the canopy ...which we appreciated as it was snowing! We ordered the plate d'jour which was very good . Enough to share! The omelette too was delicious. A perfect place to meet up with everyone for lunch ...even the babies in...More

Thank Sandra T
Reviewed 21 February 2016

One night we popped in for an early drink - attracted by the ESF instructors having a drink prior to their torchlight descent. They chose well - I really recommend the hot drink, with pear brandy - think it's called Xante. Then we had lunch...More

Thank sjs1811
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Love this place, waiting staff were excellent, food local and tasty with some different dishes to the usual restaurant fare in Flaine. A must try, day or night.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 27 January 2016

My daughter and I recently spent the week in Flaine on a skiing holiday. At midday, when our lesson finished, we always went to Le Grain de Sel for a hot chocolate and ended up staying for lunch. The staff are charming, particularly the 2...More

Thank Skylord W
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Really tasty burger and croque Monsieur. Service was very slow though, we were seated for about 10 minutes before we had our order taken. The toilet is also weird as you have to walk virtually through the kitchen to get there.

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Best of the Grain de Sel is maybe their terrace, it's great to sit their and have your meal, watching all the skiers and boarders going to the DMC lift in Flaine. The food is very typical Savoyard, owner Jim's choice. The daily meal is...More

Thank HermesseJames
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Friendly staff, good food. Usually very quickly served for lunch, day specials. Lots of locals, which says it all!

Thank pi2
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quartier Flaine Forum, Flaine, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Grand Massif  >  Flaine
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 18 74 43
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