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Restaurant Whymper-Stube

Bahnhofstrasse 80, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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Ranked #24 of 174 Restaurants in Zermatt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $40
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Zermatt, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

People might be worried that a unique place or one with character might be a tourist trap. Every visit to Zermatt I wll go there and enjoy either one of the "Schnitzels", meat fondues, raclettes or cherries in Schnaps deserts. The restaurant is small and extremely busy during the seasons but I like the nice staff and good food. Be... More

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Anaheim, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

I was the first person in the door for lunch when it opened at 2 pm as I had heard this restaurant gets very busy at night. I was the only diner inside for the entire hour. I ordered the cheese fondue with a glass of white wine. Both were tasty and I thought reasonably priced. I ended the meal... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I learned about this restaurant here on TripAdvisor, and we're very glad we went! We stopped in one afternoon for a late lunch, and we were the only people there at the time. At that hour, there was a limited menu, but this was fine for us as we were on a quest for fondue. The restaurant has a very... More

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Blyth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We walked past this several times as it is below street level, but found it after receiving a recommendation from our hotel owner. So pleased we ate here before leaving! Friendly service, nice and casual, with amazing fondue! We had cheese fondue with Gorgonzola, which was delicious. For dessert we had the giant meringue, and an apricot sorbet with prosecco.... More

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kolkata
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I had visited this restaurant today and I liked the food.The best was the Raclets.The service was superb and the waitress was very courteous.

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

My father and I made a reservation at this place, but when we arrived, we were told by our waitress that we better hurry up and order because "you have one hour." excuse me?? the waitress said that this is what she was told by her manager. I went up to the manager, of course, who confirmed that yes, we... More

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Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

If you are looking for fondue in Zermatt, this is the place. It has cozy little rooms with a wonderful selection of cheese and meat fondues (we got the the 3 cheese special that was lovely and we loved all the sides they provided - not just bread and potatoes but also a selection of fruit and vegetables). Our waitress... More

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Florida
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125 reviews 125 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

If you want to try beef fondue, this might be the right place. We just found it too much trouble to cook one piece of meat at a time (we were only given one fork each), and had trouble getting the timing right for doneness. The meal did come with an array of tasty, cold salads, so we had a... More

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Bellevue, WA
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75 reviews 75 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I think this is the same place I had raclette on last visit to Zermatt in 1970, when some locals took me there (many times). The restaurant has a great history. My wife and I had no reservation, and they seemed to be booked for later, but they fit us in. We thoroughly enjoyed the food, service and evening.

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Ottawa, Canada
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114 reviews 114 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

You are paying for European haute cuisine but not really seeing it. I ordered the cordon bleu, my wife the schnitzel both were okay but served with low grade French fries. To be fair the raclette was excellent and the service was good, but for 50 Euros a head for dinner and a drink you expect a bit more.

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Additional Information about Restaurant Whymper-Stube

Address: Bahnhofstrasse 80, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Zermatt
Average Prices: USD 20 - 40

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