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Where to eat in Les Arcs

Discover the top Les Arcs places to eat


There's a wide range of restaurants to suit every taste and budget in all of the Les Arcs villages, but Arc 1800 has the largest choice. Read our guide on all the best places to eat in Les Arcs and where to find your favourite style of cuisine.

Worth noting is that at lunchtime most restaurants will offer a well-priced 'Plat du Jour' (dish of the day), normally consisting of locally-sourced meat, potatoes and a salad or seasonal vegetables.

food on a counter in a cafe in les arcs

Breakfast and brunch

There are few places in Les Arcs that do a decent breakfast, and don’t waste your time trying to find a place that rustles up a full-English. It’s a much better idea to try and immerse yourself in the French culture with a visit to a café or go and buy some fresh croissants and pain au chocolat.

In Les Arcs 1800 there are numerous little cafés on the ‘front de neige’ in Villards village, and there are a couple of different places in 1950 that you’ll find a decent breakfast.

Mamie Crepe Restaurant & Cafe, Les Arcs style of cuisine

Cafes and bakeries

In Les Arcs 1800 you'll find delish crêpes, that are both sweet and savoury.

Bar King Mad, Arc 1800 food

Child friendly restaurants

Most of the restaurants in the villages of Les Arcs are child friendly, and will have children's menus. Some restaurants are open all day and into the evening so you can have early dinner if that suits your family.

Choosing a restaurant in Les Arcs

French restaurants

Throughout the villages you'll easily find a French restaurant to suit both your taste buds and your budget, whether it's homemade Savoyarde specials in a cosy rustic bolthole, or a light airy modern gourmet experience with a wine list and dessert menu to die for.

Bar King Mad, Arc 1800 terrace

Italian and pizza restaurants

Whether it's eat in or a take away pizza you're looking for, there is a pizza place for you.

Top veggie & vegan options in Les Arcs 2019

Michelin starred restaurants

Although Les Arcs itself doesn't have any Michelin starred restaurants, there are a couple of restaurants in nearby Bourg-Saint-Maurice that are recommended in the Michelin guide.

Nouidle Restaurant, Les Arcs 1800 style of cuisine

Modern European and international restaurants

Head to Les Arcs 1800 if you want a change from the usual French dishes, with menus that won't break the bank.

Benji's Pub Restaurant, Les Arcs 1800 restaurant terrasse

Spanish and Mexican restaurants

Tex-Mex is quite a popular choice in Les Arcs, whether for an après-ski snack or late meal, with some open until 23:00 offering a full on Mexican carnival.

More inspiration...

We visit a selection of restaurants in Les Arcs each year. You can read about our first-hand experience in our Restaurant Reviews.