La Paillote du lac

Le Sauze-du-Lac

Openning time

  • From 03/06 to 15/09, every day from 11am to 11pm.
    7-day service for lunch and dinner

    Online booking recommended before your arrival at


La Paillote du Lac, on the shores of Lake Serre-Ponçon, is a lively place where you can eat tasty summer dishes made with fresh produce, dance, play pétanque, relax, paddle and sleep on the water... Booking recommended

Looking for lunch or a relaxing break?

Join us, by boat or car, in a secret cove on the water's edge: the Baie du Foreston.

Enjoy musical evenings on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, the beach restaurant welcomes you throughout the day to enjoy quality cuisine, made with fresh produce, cooked a la plancha.

Activities: pétanque, badminton, table tennis, picnic area, deckchairs, and Toues cabanées by the lake.

Access by road: via the RD954.
Access by water: Baie du Foreston, opposite Baie Saint Michel, reception pontoon and moorings.
Nearby: the remarkable site of the Demoiselles Coiffées, the Belvédère du Sauze-du-Lac offering a view of the lake and the Barrage de Serre-Ponçon, and the Montagne aux Marmottes wildlife park presenting the fauna of the Hautes-Alpes and birds of prey.

Sleep on the water at the paillote du lac, in the heart of nature and out of time, in a toue cabanée which has been awarded the European eco-label, a fine distinction in environmental terms.

Online booking highly recommended before your arrival on site, at:


  • Brasserie
  • Beach Restaurant

Food specialties

  • Le « fait maison » identifie les plats élaborés par le cuisinier et valorise ainsi son métier. Pour le consommateur, le « fait maison » permet de distinguer la cuisine d’assemblage de la cuisine confectionnée à partir de produits crus comme on le fait traditionnellement dans une cuisine. Toutes les informations sur le site

We offer services and equipments made for your individual needs

  • Private parking
  • Covered terrace
  • Shady terrace


  • Entertainment evenings


Animals : Accepted


  • A la carte: 10 to 30 €.

Way of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Check
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Credit transfer
  • Titres restaurant (vouchers)

Spoken languages

  • English English
  • French French