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Cafe Hanselmann

Bakery, Coffee Shop
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Via Maistra 8, St. Moritz CH-7500, Switzerland
081 833 38 64
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
From chocolate to sardines!

Back here after many years in this Sunday lunch time of a winter season reach of snow so that St. Moritz and surroundings (much better) are at their best for pleasure of spending vacation time here. So we were back at Hanselmann and the interesting surprising findings were two: First, that the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
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158 reviews 158 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Back here after many years in this Sunday lunch time of a winter season reach of snow so that St. Moritz and surroundings (much better) are at their best for pleasure of spending vacation time here. So we were back at Hanselmann and the interesting surprising findings were two: First, that the people watching here remains very very good over... More 

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Johns Creek, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This café is an institution in St. Moritz, but it seems to be from another era, and should be updated, both in the selection of pastries, and in its décor. It could easily be revived!

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Food OK- bit of a tourist trap but perfectly acceptable. Bustling atmosphere. Outside bar which is fun at night.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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169 reviews 169 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Located on the central square in St. Moritz, it seems Hanselmann has been here forever. Having been done up about a year ago, everything looks good enough. The cakes and chocolates are typically Swiss, the menu holds all sort of dishes for all times of the day. Having made a few friends among the servers, I have absolutely no complaints.... More 

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Bottmingen, Switzerland
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93 reviews 93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

high prices (lamb's lettuce with a little smoked salmon > 25 CHF), average quality (they even forgot to cut the roots of the salad properly) and the service, well what service (I almost felt guilty to bother the person)?

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Athens, Greece
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Off-cource it was expensive. It's in the center of St. Moritz. it was a nice place to stop and eat a hot soup and traditional swiss potatos with hum and egg and pasta for the kid. Most of the other guests have also ordered pasta napolitana. I suppose because of the extremely high prices!!! The staff was extremely fast in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We went to have a coffee here after a gap of many years. It was OK but the service was not up to the high standard we found elsewhere in St Moritz. Won't bother to Hanselmann going again.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Maybe I'm overreacted,but even until now I still imagine the taste and texture of the cake. My fiancé told me that this cafe is one of the oldest one in the area. Cafe was full that time we visit,but if you got a chance,try to find seat outdoor. View is amazing. For us,we cant wait for queue so we just... More 

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Debrecen, Hungary
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

After a mediocre lunch we tried the ice cream at Hanselmann - wonderful! We tried two tastes and it was one of the best icecream that we had ever, Very much recommended!

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Berlin, Germany
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35 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I was just passing by St Moritz and taking a break. I was allured by the sweets so I came in. It turned out to be a nice place with good sweets and coffee. The lake view is really breathtaking. I would come back.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Maistra 8, St. Moritz CH-7500, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Graubunden  >  Engadin St. Moritz  >  St. Moritz
  • Phone Number: 081 833 38 64

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bakery, Coffee Shop

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