Restaurants

Market in Annecy

Food Market

Snaking along rue Ste-Claire, this open-air food market reels you in with the scent of garlic-fried frog's legs and Savoyard cheeses. Honey, homemade gingerbread and mind-boggling quantities of saucisson sec (dried …
Crêpes in Annecy

Le Potron-Minet

This outstanding bistro puts a gourmet spin on galettes (traditional buckwheat-flour crêpes). Try seafood galette La Breizh or the enormous Napolitaine, with fresh mozzarella, pesto and Savoyard ham. Also on offer a…
Gastronomy in Annecy

La Ciboulette

With 30 years in business and a Michelin star, there's no mistaking La Ciboulette's haute cuisine credentials. Chef Georges Paccard prepares seasonally driven combinations like turbot with Provence asparagus and nut…
Gastronomy in Annecy

L’Esquisse

A talented husband-and-wife team runs the show at this intimate Michelin-starred restaurant. Their passion shines through in the service, wine list and carefully composed menus in which each course – parsnip and ora…
French in Annecy

L’Étage

The vintage-inspired decor and bar-side tables scream ‘brasserie’, but l’Étage, within a 17th-century building, has loftier aspirations, serving sophisticated interpretations of traditional recipes. Great-value menu…
Moroccan in Annecy

La Cuisine des Amis

If your group is torn about where to dine, the Moroccan and French dishes served in this airy salon setting will please all palates. The menu is evenly split between cheesy Savoyard specialities and Moroccan classic…
Seafood in Annecy

Le Denti

A few blocks south of the old town, this unassuming restaurant follows the seasons, drawing inspiration from local market produce. The menu's carefully assembled (if light on choice), and excels at seafood, like pol…
Japanese in Annecy

Minami

If you're in the mood for well-executed versions of international Japanese standards – prawn tempura, okonomiyaki (pancake), aubergine in miso sauce – you'll find them here, along with occasional nods to French-Japa…
Thai in Annecy

CreaBistro

A zestier alternative to heavier Savoyard cuisine, this build-your-own Thai noodle bar does a roaring trade from a small shopfront. Choose a rice or noodle base, your preferred protein and sauce, and wash it down wi…