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China Garden

Bahnhofstrasse 18, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
027 967 53 23
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Ranked #62 of 172 restaurants in Zermatt
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations
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69% Recommend
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Top Contributor
265 reviews 265 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
676 helpful votes 676 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

When I first went in the waiter was just too rude to be true. The one with earing on one side and he was a young guy. He throws tantrum to us when we ask for water and he just look at me as if me and my family shouldnt be there to eat. He did not answer questions and... More

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Niederrohrdorf, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Was looking for something different than heavy Swiss food. What a delight to find the China Garden, just a one block off of Bahnhofstrasse. Wait staff did an excellent job, food was served and prepared perfectly. I had the Gung Boa chicken for my main dish and spring rolls for an appetizer. The food was spicy hot the way I... More

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San Diego, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We come to Zermatt every time we are in Europe, and once during each visit we eat at China Garden. So, this was a return visit for us and it did not disappoint. The food is very good, presented with elegance, and the room is lovely. Zermatt is a hiking village so most people are there in their hiking gear... More

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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We went to this restaurant for dinner with 5 other people. The service was poor and it took over 15 mins just to get our check. Then, when it came time to pay, the server didn't want to seem to take our money. The food is ok, but I wouldn't recommend it.

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Geelong, Australia
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184 reviews 184 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
238 helpful votes 238 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Actually the food was OK, but very minimal, eg., order the beef in ginger sauce and that's all you get, no veggies, just a small plate of the beef. For the huge price we expected it to come with something! Expensive but average wine, uninterested waiter. A little disappointing. Better value Italian food at several places.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We had dinner two out of three days at our stay at Zermatt. Plenty of options for vegetarian food also. The food was at par with some of the best Chinese we ever had. A must go for all who visit zermatt.

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Very tasty and well prepared chinese food. Would recomend to everyone. We could not have enough. And it is close to the main street and center. However problem with ventilation. Go there for nice and tasty chinese food, will not regret.

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Barcelona, Spain
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We enjoyed a great dinner on a snowy night in Zermatt, the food was very good and service was excellent...highly recommended!

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Chicago, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I am Chinese and I am picky about quality of Chinese food. This restaurant has a nice ambience, but the food is mediocre. Don't even waste your money on Dimsum. Any dish which is Knusprig (German word for crispy) is heavily breaded and fried with little real substance with the exception of duck dishes. The price is way over the... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We were very worried initially due to bad experience of others. We were 4 and we started with soup. Subsequently, rice & chicken dishes etc. Good food - nothing great! Very nice & cordial service, excellent ambience and decor! Price is high & portions are very small. Overall - Very popular & nice joint in Zermatt.

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