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Restaurant Spycher

Steinmattweg 7, Zermatt, Switzerland
+41279677741
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Ranked #15 of 173 restaurants in Zermatt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Diner, Swiss, Grill
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Gourmet Grill Spycher: famous Dining with superb Quality, Tradition and creativity!Unique flambe and speciality grilled dishes and an exquisite wine list.
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English first
Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

We were 6 celebrating my dad's 70th birthday! We were staying 50m from the restaurant so at the last minute decided to give it a go. We had a bit of a frosty reception from the staff when we first arrived - possibly due to the fact it was gone 9pm, however they did warm to us as the evening... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

A great dinner for 4, not too expensive by Zermatt standards. The chateaubriand was so tender it just melted in the mouth and had a beautiful flavour served with 3 excellent sauces. The crepes Suzette was a delight and one of our party had the chocolate bombe with caramel inside ice cream covered in chocolate and nuts which was pronounced... More

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Richmond, VA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

What a phenomenal owner who not only ensured we had a delicious meal with attentive service, but he also took the time to tell us about Zermatt history as well as got out a map to show us how to drive to our next stop in Switzerland. Love the chocolate fondue!

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Gersau, Switzerland
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95 reviews 95 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We had a family dinner at Spycher on our first night in Zermatt. We had a lovely round table. The lights in the restaurant were a bit bright but they turned them down for us. The service was excellent, food was wonderful. All in all a great meal.

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UK
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Luckily for us, that even though the restaurant was fairly full and that we arrived without a reservation, we were warmly welcomed and shown to a table in the back room, which was just as comfortable as the main restaurant. All the staff are effortlessly efficient, showing Swiss service at its best. Water and your drinks arrive almost immediately, your... More

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Bangkok
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We walked in without a reservation on a Friday night and they fit us in at a nice table. We had the Chateaubriand Flambe for 2, and lamb dumpling soup. I honestly could hardly tell any difference in taste in the meat due to the flambe procedure, but it certainly made for a good table side show, and it was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Have been here 3 times in the last 3 years and each time we have eaten in the Spycher we have enjoyed fabulous quality food, imaginatively presented and served by lovely attentive staff. Miguel, in particular, deserves a special mention for his professionalism and humour. The owners of the hotel also help out in the restaurant and go out of... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

The staff are fabulous and the food is gorgeous. Steaks cooked to perfection. Wine list is good. Very authentic Swiss experience.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This place deserves all the positive feedback it has gotten. Service, price/quality and taste is absolutely ok. Funny to see the very comprehensive wine list, that will for sure fit all tastes and budgets.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Four of us ate here on our chalet host's night off. It's a cosy old style wooden building just set back from the river that I just happened upon on a 'down day' wandering tour of Zermatt. Even with only five tables filled (the whole resort was quiet) the atmosphere was warm, with a good buzz of chat...the nooks and... More

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