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La Grande Ourse

rue des Lessieres | 1 Rue des Leissieres, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
+33 4 79 06 00 19
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chateaubriand” (4 reviews)
“tartiflette” (6 reviews)
“plat du jour” (2 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
9:00 am - 9:30 pm Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
rue des Lessieres | 1 Rue des Leissieres, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
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Reviewed yesterday

Recommended by the hotel we were staying at. Nice warm interior, relaxed and a little more space than some of the restaurants we visited. Excellent friendly service, the food was beautifully cooked (we all had 3 courses and all different) and really nice wine. Thoroughly...More

Thank RLAT
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very charming restaurant that serves excellent food and wine. Reservation a must to avoid disappointment.

Thank Antony W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner but also open during the day .. right next to the slopes in town - Great food and lovely atmosphere - recommend the Tartiflette.

Thank Bonchero
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely table for 4 inside. The Resturant is always full so need to pre book! Excellent waitress. Plenty of choice on menu and daily home made specials. Quick, efficient service. We were made welcome will be going back again this holiday.

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

After a great day of skiing my son and I came here for dinner. Our hotel recommended it and made us reservations. We both had the filet and it was excellent. The atmosphere feels like your eating in an old chalet. This is the oldest...More

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

My second visit to La Grande Ourse and it did not disappoint. Quite pricey but worth it with excellent service.

Thank Will B
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Just gorgeous - old school, classic and friendly. The food is great, the ambience cosy. Perfect after a day on the slopes. I love it and hope to come back for many years.

Thank PollyMJones
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The team have got it sorted perfectly. I have been coming her for 20 years and it’s busier than ever so make sure you book! We did book however we were kept waiting 30 minutes for our table as they didn’t want to ask the...More

Thank Marco A
Reviewed 24 August 2017

La Grand Ourse has always been one of our favourite restaurants in Val d'Isere. It worked well for both lunch and dinner. The terrace is a real sun trap and in the evenings the restaurant was intimate and cosy. However, we were disappointed with our...More

Thank StuartWL
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Lovely place although the service was a little slow. You need to walk through the edge of the snow fields to get here so wear appropriate footwear! Old place and we were certain the top floor is on a very obvious slant however it was...More

Thank Mercini L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 37
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue des Lessieres | 1 Rue des Leissieres, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Savoie  >  Val d'Isere
  • Phone Number: +33 4 79 06 00 19
  • E-mail
La Grande Ourse is a restaurant in an chalet on the front de Neige since 1936. It has been part of the history of Val d'Isere since the vilage became a ski resort. Come and enjoy the sun on our terrasse for lunch or a dinner by our fireplace. We serve daily specials, French cuisine and local specialities. La Grande Ourse, since 1936
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