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A la Carte Spannort Restaurant

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French, Swiss, International, European
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Dorfstrasse 28, Engelberg 6390, Switzerland
+41416396020
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 36
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  • 9
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Beautiful place

This place is good for food and drinks the food here served is tasty and fresh I was here because of my friend recommend me this place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This place is good for food and drinks the food here served is tasty and fresh I was here because of my friend recommend me this place.

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Bellegarde-sur-Valserine, France
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

From the moment we went in to book a table till the moment we left the place the day after we felt truly welcome in this restaurant. Staff is nice, smiling, welcoming, professional, knowledgeable and at least our waiter had a good sense of humour (it helps when you serve four gay men...) The foods was very very good a... More 

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Pons, France
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72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We were staying at the hotel and ate dinner 'in' three times during our stay. On all three occasions the food was excellent, the surroundings were nice and the service within the restaurant was simply OK. Surroundings - the restaurant is in a nicely furnished room, lots of good class woodwork, not the usual rustic stuff; tables reasonably well apart... More 

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San Rafael, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

From the moment we walked in we were welcomed with a huge smile from the hostess who found us a lovely table for our family of 6 including 4 kids. We loved the charming swiss ambiance with candle lit tables and lots of character. It had a German flair to it. The food, service and atmosphere were all excellent. We... More 

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Southwest Ranches, Florida
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We had dinner at the Spannort restaurant twice on this trip to Engelberg. The chateaubriand is reason alone to travel there. The service is sometimes a little slow when you've been skiing all day and you're hungry, but the food quality is worth the wait. Our meals at Spannort are always one of the highlights of our trip and we... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Best main meal of Kalbs leber (calves liver) we've ever had, absolutely perfectly cooked. However waiter charged us 5 Swiss francs for some tap water so not impressed with that!

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Guerneville
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Not only is this a beautiful dining room, but the service and delicious food are a standout. This is the first time ever that we have had every single item on an extensive menu translated from German to English by the charming hostess, It set the tone for what was a beautifully presented meal. Both waitstaff made the rounds and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

After a long day on Mt Titlis my wife and I walked around central Engelberg hunting for a place to eat. We walked by the Spannort and saw their restaurant and figured we should try it since the menu looked good. When we walked in the setting was outstanding and the overall setting of the place had a comfortable and... More 

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stockholm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Maritn and his team always makes sure you have a good meal served with finess and friendliness and on top of that you will find good wines and digestives here

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Tenafly, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

On a recent trip to Engelberg, CH I stopped for an evening meal at the Spannort. Having eaten at several restaurants there in town, we thought to give the Spannort a try. The room was traditionally decorated and had a warm feel to it. The manager on duty Martin Pfiffner made sure we were all seated comfortably and were given... More 

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Address: Dorfstrasse 28, Engelberg 6390, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41416396020
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Unterwalden  >  Canton of Obwalden  >  Engelberg
Average Prices: USD 23 - 68
Cuisine: French, Swiss, International, European

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  • Address: Dorfstrasse 28, Engelberg 6390, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Unterwalden  >  Canton of Obwalden  >  Engelberg
  • Phone Number: +41416396020

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 68
  • Cuisine: French, Swiss, International, European

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