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Immeuble Valbel | Front de Neige, 05600 Risoul, France
+33 4 92 46 00 96
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Ghent, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

located right at the bottom of the ski-lifts (Front de Neige), with a large, and sunny terrace in front of the restaurant. Went there in March, so temperatures were perfect for a pizza outside on the terrace (for lunch). The pizza's were well sized, and VERY good.... and surprizingly moderately priced, especially being in a ski resort, in a place... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

Located on the "front de neige", there is a nice view of the pistes. On the outside it looks like a fast food place, but don't be put off, inside the decor is charming, mountain style, it's luminous and spacious. The food is of the best we have had in Risoul, it's fresh, portions are generous, staff is friendly and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014

When you come to Risoul you can't pass by indifferently to the l'ecureuil! Very easy access specialy when you want to have a break for lunch during skiing!specious terrace allows to enjoy the sun. You have to wait a bit for your order ( midday always full) but it's worth it! Very generous portions with reasonable prices. And pizza- the... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

Service organized by young people not always focused on customer but rather available and open minded. Food quality and price are ok.

Thank adrien2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Immeuble Valbel | Front de Neige, 05600 Risoul, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Hautes-Alpes  >  Risoul
  • Phone Number: +33 4 92 46 00 96

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