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Val D’isère Restaurant Guide

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Welcome to Val D’isère, home to 300km of pistes, stunning Alpine surroundings, traditional chalets and a lively après scene, not to mention the restaurants!  If you regard yourself a foody this could be the perfect place to bring together your love of skiing with an array of wonderful cuisine. There’s certainly no shortage of choice in Val D’isère when it comes to breakfast, lunch and dinner options, so here’s our top four. A good place to get started.

Gourmet –L’Atelier d’Edmond

Rue du Fornet, 73150 Val d´Isère

A modern twist on traditional Savoyard cuisine…

Situated in Val D’isères central ski area Le Fornet, L’Atelier d’Edmond can be found nestled at the bottom of the slopes, alongside the main cable car. This alpine chalet-style restaurant boasts two Michelin stars and for good reason! They take pride in meticulous presentation, flavour combinations and of course a good wine pairing.


On the Mountain –Le Signal

Rue du Fornet, 73150 Val d´Isère

Combine a hearty lunch with breathtaking mountain views…

Le Signal can provide both with ease. This on mountain restaurant resides on the top end of Le Fornet ski lift. Voted “Best Mountain Restaurant” at the European Snow Awards by the Telegraph in 2008 and again in 2015 with the title of “World Snow Award” in the same category. Le Signal is famous for it’s great service, Savoyard snacks and Gourmand menu.

le signal

Tradition cuisine –Avancher Hotel Restaurant 

Avenue du Prariond, 73150 Val d´Isère

A taste of traditional French alpine food…

Cheese and wine are often first to mind when one considers traditional French cuisine and L’Avancher has plenty of it to offer. This cosy restaurant is open every evening except Mondays. The chef ensures that every dish is made with locally sourced and fresh ingredients. Why not try a fondue or “Raclette à l’ancienne”?



Family friendly –La Peau de Vache

Bellevarde, 73150 Val d´Isère

Bring the family together…

Accessible for skiers and pedestrians alike La Peau de Vache provides a truly wonderful mountain eating experience. Sit out in the sun and snow and enjoy one of their sizable burgers! Or if the weather comes in dip inside where you will be surrounded by antique candleholders and an old-world feel. Find something for everyone on the menu.

le peau

Want to visit one of these restaurants on your trip to Val D’isère? Just ask your ES instructor to show you the way and assist with a reservation. We are always happy to help make your ski holiday the best it can be. For more information get in touch with us at the European Snowsport office HERE.

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