Lunch Guide - Meribel Valley
This gives you a choice of local restaurants to look out for whilst enjoying your Meribel skiing.
04 79 00 53 67
Probably one of the cheapest places to eat in the Meribel skiing area. Located just by La Chaudanne, Meribel centre, so very accessible from the slopes. It is very popular little spot.
04 79 00 44 26
Great size portions and huge English breakfast’s served here as well as your traditional Sunday roast. Located in La Chaudanne area, next to Jack’s Bar, it’s open from 8am. Free WiFi too.
04 79 00 37 51
Located just down from the Rhodos bubble, or you can get to via the Altiport bus from the centre of Meribel. It accommodates almost 200 on the sun terrace with an outside snack bar too selling soup, pannins, chips and drinks. They have salads, rostis, omlettes, pasta, vegetarian, mains and desserts (including their fantastic sticky toffee pudding). This place is also renowned for its Apres Ski and toffee vodka. The staff are all English speaking, very friendly and accommodating and the menus are in English or French. Very child friendly and lots of space for little ones to run around outside.
04 79 08 60 26
A Savoyard menu with main courses ranging from €25 to €35 situated just to the right of the Adret chairlift below the Rond Point. This upmarket restaurant has a beautiful sundeck and enjoyed by many locals and ESF ski instructors. The escalope de veau with a creamy mushroom sauce is a house speciality. Booking essential.
06 09 40 50 04
After your morning of Meribel skiing try this real typical affair just down from the Tougnete 2 chair on the Crets blue run. Serves traditional dishes in a friendly cosy old hut. The sun terrace overlooks the Belleville valley and serves hearty food at reasonable prices. The little restaurant gets very busy on snowy days so booking is advisable.
Lodge du Village
04 79 01 03 55
Ski Meribel valley, down the blue lapin run from the Altiport into Meribel Village and the restaurant is located 50 metres from the bottom of the golf chairlift on the other side of the roundabout next to the bakery. With an Italian theme, they serve delicious pizzas and pasta. There is a sun terrace and a bar upstairs with additional seating on the balcony. They also own La Taiga and the Ski Lodge in La Tania also serving food.
Mont Vallon side:
Le Plan des Mains
04 79 07 31 06
This complex hosts a sandwich bar, brasserie and restaurant at the base of the Mont Vallon gondola in Mottaret and Meribel skiing area. There’s a vast sun terrace and the rustic brasserie serves traditional Savoyard dishes with a contemporary twist.
Pizzeria du Mottaret - Mottaret centre
04 79 00 40 50
A great find in the centre of Mottaret. Serving fantastic pizza’s from the traditional wood oven, they also have a very good selection of savoyarde specialities plus pasta & meat dishes
Check out this very comprehensive restaurant guide, kindly put together by long term 'saisonaire' Rob Smart Meribel Unplugged Restaurant Guide.