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Le Capitaine

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rue de la Praya, 05100 Montgenevre, France
+33 4 92 21 89 84
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Kortessem, Belgium
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This Italian restaurant left us with a mixed feeling. Our party of 7 had mixed experiences concerning the served dishes. My wife and I had scolopini and they were all right but the rest of the party had pasta and none of them was acceptable. For an Italian restaurant this was a setback. Thus we can't recommend this place.

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Thank marcel d
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94 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We visited at a slow time of year, and the first time we tried to go to Le Capitaine, they were "complete". We made reservations and came back another night. The pizzas were tasty and the gnocchi au fromage was delicious.

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Thank Sheila F
Manama, Bahrain
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, the staff are just not friendly at El Capitaine and the service is poor. Three in our party had their main course & finished it before the other five of us got our pizza. There was no explanation or apology for this & the pizzas took 45 minutes to arrive after our starter. Personally, I didn't like mine as... More 

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Thank Mary J
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128 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Our group of six visited after a long day of travel. We were looking for something quick and filling but discovered (as have many before us apparently) that this is not the restaurant for quick. Or friendly. After we were seated we selected our items and waited. And waited. Some time later the waiter came over and asked for our... More 

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Wicklow
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We had 2 great meals here on our ski trip. The steak was excellent and huge. The Pizza and pasta were Equally good. A bit more expensive than the average but worth it.

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Thank ColJanWicklow
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We had a takeaway pizza from here which was excellent. We also had an evening me all here which was also very good. The welcome and service was very good and the food was excellent.

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Thank ricklew67
London
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Great little restaurant, tucked away behind the main drag in Montgenevre. Good hearty portions, fabulous food and good service.

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Thank Kratch
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We thought this place would be a lovely traditional Italian place with an atmosphere to match, however I wasn't prepared for such a rude waitress, she seemed to dislike us before we got through the door, she kept walking off mid conversation and only gave one word answers, we ended up walking out before we ordered, it was hard work!

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Greece
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We used the outside seating because we have a dog - service was quick and friendly, but most important the pizzas were very good!

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Thank TuJaSki
Sollentuna, Sweden
1 review
Reviewed 3 March 2016

This place serves good pizza but is not friendly to its guests. We had to wait 1.5 hours before getting our food. When we informed the Patron about our situation - the answer was "you did order the wrong things, and you also asked for a starter..." I believe this place need to really think about what impression they want... More 

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Thank Dag H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de la Praya, 05100 Montgenevre, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Hautes-Alpes  >  Montgenevre
  • Phone Number: +33 4 92 21 89 84

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