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Schluhmattstrasse 32, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
+41 27 968 19 18
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Ranked #9 of 177 Restaurants in Zermatt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Sparky's Bar & Restaurant will be opening from Thursday 14th November till Saturday 16th November, and then from Thursday 21st November till Saturday 23rd.We will be opening full time from the Thursday 28th November. Hope to see you all soon.
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Friendly host, great food and atmosphere and reasonable price (for Zermatt!) don't mind the exterior, worth the walk from the centre

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Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

If you are tired of bad service at Zermatt, this place really SHINES!!!The owner is very carismatic and will ensure you have a good time. He spreads a really good atmosphere throughout the place and anyone will feel very wellcome. It´s somewhere you feel good to be at! He even has a dog that stays at his place, it doesn´t... More 

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Went on review scores and a recommendation from a friend and we were not disappointed.food was good and portions were large although the Thai green curry was excessively spicy we thought.the price,although high,was reasonable for Zermatt and the host was a pleasure to deal with as was his dog:-)

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Florence
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227 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Sparky's, which is also bar, is a cosy restaurant, located pretty close to Matterhorn Glacier Express. My boyfriend and I spent a pleasant evening with delicious food: we had chicken wings as starter that we shared, then he ate a very well cooked crispy chicken and I had a really particular steak and ale pie, both served with veggies and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Second time visiting here, wasnt disappointed. The food is great and the service friendly. The goat cheese salad is recommendeable and so is the steak pie. The only point of critique was the saltiness of the food, which was way too much. Not only for the foods mentioned above, but also for the Indian dishes. Otherwise all good.

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Steinenbronn, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Really good curries--great place to go apres ski. Great vibe, super friendly staff. Wife had green thai curry, I had madras curry. Both were excellent. Kids had breaded chicken which was also great.

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Zermatt, Switzerland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Always a friendly welcome from the manager who makes time to say hello. Great tasting dishes, small but decent choice of dishes, and excellent value. A nice place to go in Zermatt, can get crowded in season. Would always go back there.

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16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Sparky's might not look like much from the outside but the food and service is very good. The owner is very friendly and attentive. The entree menu is a bit limited but we prefer quality over quantity. Despite being connected to a hostel, it has a restaurant look and feel - after all - this is Zermatt. Photos of past... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The place, from outside, does not looks great. But we gave it a chance. No regret on that. We had indian. Very tasty and rich. The host were energic and very kind. Bizzy guy who made us feel comfortable. We recommend this.

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Stans, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Always a friendly welcome from the manager who makes time to say hello. Small but perfectly formed menu (large portions!), great tasting and excellent value. Quite a find in expensive Zermatt.

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Address: Schluhmattstrasse 32, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 27 968 19 18
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Zermatt
Cuisine: Contemporary

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