Le Refuge des Gourmets


Combining the classical with the new, chef Jean-Marie Chanove, and his son Hubert Chanove, offer you an elegant but not over-elaborate cuisine in which all the flavour of seasonal produce is revealed. 1 star in the 2017 Michelin guide.

Jean-Marie in the kitchen and Florence at front of house will offer you the best of welcomes so that this stop-off in the country becomes an essential venue for the food lover that you are....

Good deals

Cooking courses one Saturday per month, see the programme on the web site.
Don't miss our Menu Framboises! It is served between 18th June and 31st July, on the terrace, if you so wish.

by Child menu

Further information


90 route des Framboises 74140 Machilly
Tel : 04 50 43 53 87
e-m :


Bus : 6 - stop: Machilly Gare - Located on the D206 1km from the Moniaz - Jussy border crossing, 10 km from Annemasse, 20 km from Thonon-les-Bains and 15 km from the centre of Geneva.

languages spoken

German English French


All year round: open every day except Sunday evening, Monday and Tuesday at noon.
Lunchtime service: until 1.30 pm, evening service: until 9 pm.


In the country - Lakeside or by stretch of water - Near shuttle stop - Mountain view - Station district - Close to a public transportation - Village centre - Lake 5 km away - Waterside - Bus stop < 500 m -


Adult menu: 35 to 105 €
Tasting menu: 78 to 88 €
Child menu: 25 €
Group menu: 55 to 85 €.
Group rate available for > 10 people.

Theme menu up to 125 €.

Methods of payment

American Express, Bank/credit card,


Jean-Marie Chanove

Guide categories

Bottin Gourmand, Champerard, Eurotoque, Gault Millau, Le petit futé, Michelin, Pudlowski, 1 star 2017,

Culinary specialities

Gastronomic cuisine,


2 rooms
45 maximum number of covers
25 maximum number of covers on terrace


Minimum number of persons : 10
Maximum number of persons : 25

services / equipments

Air conditioned restaurant Private parking Pets welcome Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs


Terrace, Toilets, Air conditioning, Reception room, Air conditioned restaurant, Car park, Meeting room, Baby chair,


Room hire, Restaurant, Buffet meal, Restaurant for children,

Target audience:


Accessible tourism:

Even flooring with no obstacles, Minimum aisle width of 90 cm, Absence of steps, WC + grab handle + adequate space to move, Site, building totally accessible,


Office de Tourisme Monts de Genève
57 avenue de la Gare
74100 Annemasse

Tel. : 04 50 95 07 10

From 02/01 to 30/01, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
From Tuesday to Friday between 9:30 am and 12:30 pm and between 1:30 pm and 5:30 pm.

From 01/02 to 31/12 :
From Tuesday to Friday between 9:30 am and 12:30 pm and between 1:30 pm and 6 pm
On Saturday between 9:30 am and 12:30 pm and between 1:30 pm and 4 pm
On Sunday (15/07 to 19/08) between 9:30 am and 1:30 pm.

Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st, November 1st, November 11th and December 25th.