Where to eat

While supporting your runner, you will be able to enjoy a good snack in some nice places of the Valley.

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 1 . Refuge de Bellachat 

At 2152m, from the Bellachat Hut you will have one of the most beautiful panoramas on the Mont-Blanc range. After a hike, you will be welcome in a warm mountain environment, where you will enjoy a good snack, and even spend a nigh.Information and booking: http://www.refuge-bellachat.com /+33 (0)4 50 53 46 

La Boerne

2 . La Boërne

Gateway to the high valley of Chamonix, the hamlet of Trelechamp is located upstream of Argentiere, under the Col des Montets. This 18th century mountain chalet is a perfect base for hikers and climbers. After an active day outdoors, enjoy à snack or a wonderful regional cuisine by the fireplace or on the garden terrace cuisine (dinner by réservation).Information : www.la-boerne.fr / +33 00 04 50 54 05 14 

Cafe comptoir

 3 . Le café comptoir

Nestled in the heart of Vallorcine town center, le Café Comptoir, 15km from Chamonix, is a place that loves authenticity. The dishes are prepared in the open kitchen and are flavoursome, applied and including fresh products.Information : 04 50 18 72 43 / www.lecafecomptoir.com 
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 4 . Hotel du Buet

Located in front of the train station, the Buet Hotel has been running by the Chamel family for 126 years. Open every day, you will enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner on the lawn. Games for children.Information : 00 33 (0)4 50 54 60 05 / www.hotelbuet.com

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 5 . Refuge de la Loriaz

Based at 2020m altitude in the mountains pastures, in front of the Mont-Blanc range. You are welcomed in a pastoral setting in the heart of the massif of the Aiguilles Rouges, just above the charming village Vallorcine.Information : 33 (0)4 50 18 04 91 / www.loriaz.fr.

 Restaurant Emosson

 6. Restaurant du Barrage d’Emosson

On the occasion of the Mont-Blanc Marathon, and especially the 80km race, come to discover the Emosson dam restaurant (the second biggest dam in Switzerland) from where you will have a stunning view over the Mont-Blanc Range. The restaurant is open during all the day, from May until the first snowfall. You will be able to spend a night thanks to 60 dormitory places. Information : www.emossonresto.com / +41 27/768.12.74


Alpage de Balme

 7 . Les Alpages de Balme

A 20-minute walk from the Vallorcine telecabine, is easy to acces for family. Enjoy a traditional Savoyard cuisine with high-quality products in authentical and pastoral setting. Information : 06 83 33 86 61 / 09 87 88 49 80

 Buvettes des Mottets

 8 . Buvette des Mottets

At the foot of the majestic Dus Peaks and over the Mer de Glace, it can be reached from les Planards (1h45) or going down from the Montenvers (30 minutes). You will enjoy a stunning view over the moutains and a local cuisine. Information : Cathy Simond -


9 . Grand Hôtel du Montenvers

At the Grand Hôtel du Montenvers: take a break to relax and dine at this mountain hotel built in 1880. Sit by the roaring fire and travel back in time, enjoying lunch in the large historic dining room that has seen so many famous faces, or enjoy the view of Les Drus from the sunny terrace. Booking advised on +33(0)4 50 53 87 70

Booking of hotel accommodation possible online: www.compagniedumontblanc.co.uk 

Chalet de la Flegere

 10 . Refuge de la Flégère

The refuge de la Flegere is 1,877m high and is on the Tour du Mont-Blanc (TMB) trail. We are open from June 20th to September 20th and provide dormitories with half board (dinner / night / breakfast). Wonderful view on the Mont-Blanc range. Information and booking : +33(0) 

La Floria

 11 . La Floria

Located half-way along the moutain route to Flégère (45-minute walk from Chamonix or les Praz), this chalet constantly incites contemplation. From the terrace, the view of Mont-Blanc if one of the most extraordinary. Quench your thirst, dine or enjoy a snack.

Bergerie Planpraz

 12 . La bergerie de Plan Praz

Stéphanie and his team will be happy to welcome you. The chef serves a regional menu cooked over a wood fire it is possible to watch how the food is cooked as the fireplace opens into the dining room. Enjoy one of the best views in the valley of the entire Mont Blanc mountain range from its south facing terrace.
Contact : 04 50 53 05 42 ; www.bergerie-restaurant.com

 Plan de l'Aiguille

 13 . Refuge du Plan de l'Aiguille

Middle mountain refuge, at the foot of the "Aiguilles de Chamonix" dominating the Valley. Accessible in few minutes walking from the Aiguille du Midi cable car arrival, you will be pleased by the panorama that it offers.Information : +33(0) / http://www.refuge-du-plan.magix.net/website/#accueil 
 Altitude 2000

  14 . Altitude 2000

Altitude 2000 situated in ''Le Brevent'' domain, with stunning views of the Mont-Blanc mountain range. Its glazed terrace lets us admire this sensational panorama. You can eat on of the homemade specialities plates as well as other plates like rib steak, birger, salad or just enjoy a drink in the lounge terrace, new this year.Altitude 2000 will open from June the 25th to September the 6th