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Le Renard

270 Route de la Dranse, 74390 Chatel, Abondance, France
+33 4 50 73 26 20
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“set menu” (3 reviews)
“a la carte” (2 reviews)
“large group” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
270 Route de la Dranse, 74390 Chatel, Abondance, France
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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Five out of five. The food was very good. We went with the menu and the food was fckn gr8. Would recommend!

Thank Lennart G
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Great hospitality for a group of 22 of us! The set menu was great value and the food tasty and good quality. It was a nice walk down the road from the village too.

Thank jzbabs
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Rob is a great chef. Le Renard has a great atmosphere for dinner, and small bar for drinks pre or post dinner. Great for small or larger groups.

Thank MarkDence
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

I visited La Renard this evening with my family. As a vegan I find it quite difficult eating out in Chatel. However we booked our table here in advance and I mentioned I was vegan, and was told they could cater for me. I had...More

2  Thank Sophie E
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Excellent place for a special meal Friendly waitress and good variety in the menu. Cosy intimate atmosphere. Don't miss patting the black dog on the way in.

2  Thank hamsman
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Just outside the main centre of Chatel but make the effort it serves amazing food at amazing prices.

1  Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Fantastic value for money. One of the best set menus we have ever had in France, and we've been regular visitors for over 25 years. Friendly and helpful service with well presented food.

1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Visited Le Renard last night with family. Warm welcome from the staff (and the dogs!) into a very warm and comfortable environment. Went for the traditional Savoyarde fare - Raclette and Fondue, both of which were excellent. Proportions were generous but we found room for...More

1  Thank Ian D
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Visited Le Renard a week ago during friends annual ski trip to Chatel. Great cosy atmosphere and very good value for money. Only slight criticism was that the soup of the day was a little too salty for my taste. Otherwise would highly recommend.

Thank Laurence P
Reviewed 9 January 2016

A regular visitor to this restaurant, I can vouch for the quality and quantity of the meals. There is a choice of menus from a la carte to a set menu. Salads are quite special and leave you with little room for the main course...More

Thank RMM123
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I have stayed here many times and never witnessed nor experienced being rushed or intimidated. Nor have I ever seen the staff hassled. Perhaps you had a bad day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 Route de la Dranse, 74390 Chatel, Abondance, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Abondance  >  Chatel
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 73 26 20
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