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All 174 Zermatt Restaurants

Elsie's Bar

Kirchplatz 16, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
41 27 967 24 31
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Ranked #37 of 174 Restaurants in Zermatt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Zermatt, Switzerland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

A very small cosy place with a small table outside - smokers will appreciate- about 20 seats on the ground floor and about the same number of seats upstairs. This is a bar with a long history and it gets very busy. Philippe the host is a very charming French Man and will make you experience a pleasure. Very good... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

If you like to surround yourself with interesting people in fascinating places that's Ellsies., Residents, Presidents, Rock Stars Contessa's, Fund Managers and guy's who have the tee shirt go, to Ski bum's who figured what life's about and guides all can mix it up over fabulous wine with wonderful hosts Phillipe and Valerie. Visiting Zermatt for over 30 years Elsies... More

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Breuil-Cervinia, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

If you want to have a good evening , cosy stay with friends with a Coupe de Champagne and some oysters or other delicacy .The Elsie Bar is a perfect place .

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Miami, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Thec first Floor has a bar and there was some music. You can meet locals and people from all over the world. Great people watching. I did not try the food. The bar staff was helpful and welcoming

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Geneva, Switzerland
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134 reviews 134 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

When in Zermatt, Elsie's Bar is, what the French call, an "incontournable" - the English language has a shorter word for it: it's a "must". While Elsie herself has long (since the 1990s) departed for the Elysian Fields (where I hope she has as good a time as she had in Zermatt), she laid the foundation and set the standards... More

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Bregenz, Austria
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We went there for dinner with friends. The place itself is small and cosy and fulfills the expectations settingwise. However, all of us were a bit disappointed by the limited selection of the menu. If you like tartar, oysters and lobsters then you are fine, if not the choice becomes quite small....

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Gurgaon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Small cozy pub located in front of the church and on Zermatt main street is lovely. The girls running this pub are smiling and nice. Good evening time to spend here.

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barcelona
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

You can drink or eat here, but whatever you choose to do here, it will be worth the visit. We always eat here and love the "tartar" they prepare. Also the rest of the food is great. So, don't miss it.

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Me, my partner and a group of family and friends all ate at Elsie's bar on two occasions while on our visit to Zermatt. The staff were all very friendly and attentive and did a great job of making us feel extremely welcome (especially the owner Phillippe). On top of all this, the food tasted excellent and was very well... More

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Dubai
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Got told by everyone to go here. Yes it's a nice cosy bar with friendly staff but there are plenty others in the area. It was totally packed when we were there and it is a very small place so not overly comfortable if you have to stand up. Pop in and see for yourself but it is not somewhere... More

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Address: Kirchplatz 16, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
Phone Number: 41 27 967 24 31
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Zermatt

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