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Le Monde a l'Envers

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93 Place du Criou, 74340 Samoens, France
+33 4 50 34 19 36
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Le Monde a l'Envers is a great restaurant for a top end night out, really good food a welcoming host and nice romantic evening atmosphere. The menu is pretty pricey but the food is good quality and for that special night out a good restaurant to go to, it's worth booking as they are often fully booked.

Thank Ian P
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb food and service. We had supper there twice in four days 👏Don't miss it. Lovely interior so great place for romantic meal.

Thank Kate C
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our first visit to Le Monde a l'Envers on 23rd December and we chose it because ,although the menu didn't look extensive, it was the closest restaurant to where we were staying. The food was superb. The menu was imaginative ,very well cooked and beautifully presented.The lady who served us was very sympathetic to our bad french and... More 

1 Thank fej2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Been here several times - never disappointed and this last visit was no exception. The welcome is warm whether you speak English or French. The menu is interesting without outfacing. Out of season there are just 3 or 4 options per course but each one is beautifully prepared and presented with each mouthful delicious and great use of fresh, seasonal... More 

Thank JoelleWarren
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Took my 80 year old Mum in for a lunch, food excellent (as usual) and service great. It's the set menu at lunchtime with a choice of 3 mains, I had the fish which was delightful and Mum had the pork cheeks which she really enjoyed. I have had the boogie burger before and that again was excellent. Will definitely... More 

Thank Jonkogirl
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Superb food in a wonderful restaurant. Please book ahead as this place is always busy and deservedly so. Having a simple menu, the freshest ingredients with a skilled chef makes this place very popular.

1 Thank BatterseaJames
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This is our third visit here in about a year . Every time it doesn't disappoint. Lovely owners and brilliant food. Different sized tables , both inside and outside . Nice atmosphere .

Thank Ravfamily
Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

We had a Sunday lunch there before Easter and the concept with everything on one plate (large, flat stone..) is quite original. Cheese, main course and dessert, all served at once, works quite well. If keeping the concept, the challenge will be to renew the menu, but I'm sure the creative, Swedish cook will be up to it! Good food,... More 

Thank Poldereide
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

One of the nicest restaurants in town. Food is different to the standard local fare - fantastic sushi! The ambience, service and particularly the food were very good.A popular restaurant so best to book

Thank Dave W
Essex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

A popular restaurant so best to book. Pleasant ambience - feels cosy. Food is different to the standard local fare. It's imaginative and very tasty based on Asian cuisine. More like fine dining and the price reflects this. Restaurant is easy to find just up from the main church square ; parking area outside.

Thank Caroline B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 43
French, European, International, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Place du Criou, 74340 Samoens, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Grand Massif  >  Samoens
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 34 19 36
Creative & Original World Cuisine Fresh products Swedish Chef Anthony Percell Opens every Evenings during the winter season; Bar from 5:30 pm & Diner Service from 7:00 to 9:30pm Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays opens For Lunch (17€ Menu) For Groups over 8 people : Special Menu & Pre-Order e'hrs in Advance Vegetarian Dish on Previous Demand NO Kids Menu HIGHLY ADVISED BOOKING (40 Chairs) --> by the phone from 4:00 pm OR at the restaurant from 5:30pm

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