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Swiss Chalet

285 Geneva Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada (Fairview - Facer)
(905) 934-5536
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Ranked #63 of 326 restaurants in St. Catharines
Cuisines: Barbecue
Neighborhood: Fairview - Facer
Most recent review
- Jan 16, 2014
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Neighborhood: Fairview - Facer
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59% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
St. Catharines, Canada
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

WOW can not believe it was less than 20 mins ago that we picked up our dinner and I am so disappointed and disgusted by the whole experience. First off, cashier just chats to another co worker- no words exchanged. Arrived early so I expected a wait but it was ready. Drive home, see four quarters in one pan, fine.... More

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Taylors
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Swiss Chalet has excellent food, service and price. One of the things we like about visiting St. Catherines is to eat at Swiss Chalet.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Arrived from across the pond to visit family members confident of the usual Level of Canadian cuisine and service being high. How wrong I was! Apart from the "gushing" waitresses with all their false charm,we had to endure slow service. The youngest young lady in our party didn't get her main until we hah finished ours, despite asking 3 times... More

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St. Catharines, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Swiss Chalet has always been a favourite. The food is good maybe 9/10 times with one bad experience but all in all, its a great restaurant but a little pricy.

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North Bay, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Dinner was ok. Could have been a little more hotter and we mentioned this to the server who seemed a little disinterested. We thought she would have taken it back and heated up. oh well we know for a next time

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Hood River, OR
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63 reviews 63 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

We stopped for dinner on a Saturday evening in June. We were seated immediately, even though the place was really busy. This is a place that locals and tourists obviously enjoy. We had a great waitress (Deanne) and a super meal along with not feeling rushed so that they could sit more people. The ribs were good -- along with... More

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Inverness
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145 reviews 145 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

In an age where almost everything is frozen in chain restaurants it was a delight to get fresh cut fries or chips. I was surprised that I enjoyed a dish with cheese, gravy and fries. Heart attack on a plate but oh so tasty. Food was OK. Ribs were a little on dry side and could have done with a... More

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Falling Waters, West Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Great food. Big portions, even the kids meals were big and wholesome. Chicken is fantastic. Good prices. Took longer than it should have to get our bill and then longer again for the server to collect payment, but otherwise the service was great and very attentive. This is a great place, especially if you are visiting Niagara and looking to... More

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

When out doing family shopping the we can have a great family dinner.Then go back to shopping in the big plaza.Chicken dinner with all the toppings is light but filling?Staff treats you like family so that is a warm and cosy environment.Janine Carr

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Niagara, Ontario, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Food is great...same consistent meal you get at any Swiss Chalet. Service leaves a little to be desired, particularly the take-out and call-ahead service. 3 consecutive times they have missed something in our call-ahead order, and 2 of those 3 times they made me stand around for 10-15 minutes when I arrived, which somewhat defeats the purpose of the call-ahead.... More

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