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Cafe du Port

Rue d'Italie 23, Vevey 1800 , Switzerland
021-921-20-50
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Ranked #21 of 66 Restaurants in Vevey
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Nice outdoor area and busy during lunch time. Seems to be a local gem, as we did not encounter too many tourists but locals having lunch. Service, quality and quantity of food were fantastic.

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This restaurant has two entrances, one from the lakeside where I recall the sign said Bistrot du Port and the other from the rue d'Italie where it is the Café du Port. There are three sections, outdoor seating on the lakeside for those who want fresh air, lake views etc., the main inside seating and a 'pinte', a snug which... More 

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Munich, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

just sit down and enjoy the day with a perfect presented cappuccino right in front of you and try some of their cakes: delicious!!

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Boudry, Switzerland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Lovely location under vine covered terrace close to the Vevey lake front, despite cheap tables and chairs. Limited menu but good quality and local wine selection. We both had filets de perches which were excellent and local Goron wine was lovely. Not cheap but worth it for the location and ambiance.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We were introduced to this restaurant by a friend who lived locally about 10 years ago and have been regular visitors ever since. The surroundings look quite basic but you can guarantee the freshest of Perche Filets from Lake Leman cooked to perfection. A simple meal of a mixed salad to start, Perche Filets and French Fries and dessert will... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Where else togo for an outdoors filets de perche? Good simple wines...friendly service...Swiss prices...

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Vevey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

The very best steak de cheval and filet de boeuf in Vevey or even on the Riviera. I especially recommend the pepper sauce with the horse, a must... I live in Vevey and Le Port is the restaurant where I eat most frequently with family or friends.

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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139 reviews 139 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Our lunch at Cafe du Port was so so. Staff were friendly but rushing around. The usual "filet de perche" was just average nothing to compare with other restaurants in Nyon or Yvoire. Slightly overpriced for what is is

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Clarens, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

We organized a reunion with 15 people and did not know exactly how long we would stay. So I made the reservation for lunch time and got a great table. We had the famous "filets de perches" and everybody loved them. We also got great service. After a couple of hours half of the group left but we decided to... More 

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Vevey, Switzerland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

the "filets de perches" are excellent but the service is really bad, we've been there twice and we always got waitresses that made us feel like they didn't want to work and were only waiting to go home. Had to call them many times before getting served too. But the fish was good enough to deserve an average.

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Additional Information about Cafe du Port

Address: Rue d'Italie 23, Vevey 1800 , Switzerland
Phone Number: 021-921-20-50
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Vevey
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 am

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