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Auberge de la Cergniaulaz

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Route de Cergniaule 18 | Les Avants, Montreux 1833, Switzerland
+41 (0)21 964 42 76
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 7
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A little Gem in the Swiss Mountains

When visiting our friends in Montreux we invited them for Dinner at La Cergniaulaz. This was probably my fifth time I went there, for my wife her first. And again both Food and Service where top. The Food (my starter was marrow and main course the Filet of Beef) where cooked to perfection and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
janil1
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Antwerp, Belgium
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

When visiting our friends in Montreux we invited them for Dinner at La Cergniaulaz. This was probably my fifth time I went there, for my wife her first. And again both Food and Service where top. The Food (my starter was marrow and main course the Filet of Beef) where cooked to perfection and served with a smile. The wines... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We came to this restaurant at about 18:00 after a full day hiking around Rochers de Naye. Just arrived, waited 15 minutes, because the owner chatted with someone on the street. Then we have asked for the menu to select a drink. at the same time we asked if we could have something to eat. The owner told us that... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We live in the area and frequently visit this restaurant. This time we went the first day after their winter break and it was like in a fairy tale: it was snowing (again) outside while we enjoy great cuisine in the warmth inside. Foie Gras, duck with figs and leg of lamb. The menu does not change much, but they... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

We travel a lot, mostly in the U.S. and Europe, and have dined at some awesome restaurants in some beautiful locations. This restaurant is quite possibly the best dinner experience we have ever had. The drive up was filled with beautiful views of Lake Geneva and they continued once we arrived at the restaurant. On one side of the restaurant... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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40 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Yes, one could eat very well at this restaurant but now one has the impression that they live on their reputation. Prices are high and the quality of the food is not that great. The service is without a smile most of the time. The setting is beautiful though,

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Los Angeles, California
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We have been to this restaurant many, many times. While they have an extensive menu, we always order the same meal - rabbit with Polenta. This dish is just fantastic. The setting is up on the mountains above Montreux. The restaurant is lovely and the service always perfect. We just cannot think of enough good things to say about it.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

On a hot day it was a nice and comfortable temperature on around 1400 m. They were almost full outside - 35-40 people, which considering it is quite a distance up and on a week-day, was an indication of the good weather and the reputation. The "Chief" lady serving worked very hard with changing parasols for the customers and is... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Friends of ours in Montreux recommended this restaurant and I have to say it was among the best meals I have had in my life. The location is in Les Avants which can be a challenge to get to without a car -- even with a car it made for an exciting trip up (and down) narrow mountain streets. The... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

During a recent family trip to France, we discovered this restaurant online and decided to nip over to Montreux. As most restaurants in Switzerland do not open on a Sunday, we were relieved to learn that this establishment was open every day except Monday and Tuesday. At 1283m the mountain drive was not for the faint hearted in our 9-seater... More 

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Nyon, Switzerland
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5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Mostly winter menu in July!!?? We bookenikon advance but they noted our booking for two nights later. Not a nice welcome at all as if we didn't know the day of the week! Customers fault. We were served by 2 different waiters, who forgot abt us! Got tired of waiting and asked for bill, after which a different waiter offers... More 

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Address: Route de Cergniaule 18 | Les Avants, Montreux 1833, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 (0)21 964 42 76
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Montreux

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  • Address: Route de Cergniaule 18 | Les Avants, Montreux 1833, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Montreux
  • Phone Number: +41 (0)21 964 42 76

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