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Cafe du Port

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Rue d'Italie 23, Vevey 1800 , Switzerland
+41 21 921 20 50
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 10
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  • 2
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very average

This restaurant was recommended to me by my B & B host for having "the best perch filets of Vevey". She phoned for me and made a reservation. First it was difficult to access the proximity of the restaurant by car from the direction where I came from. GPS always wanted to guide me through the old... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Eva P
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Arbon, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
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Arbon, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This restaurant was recommended to me by my B & B host for having "the best perch filets of Vevey". She phoned for me and made a reservation. First it was difficult to access the proximity of the restaurant by car from the direction where I came from. GPS always wanted to guide me through the old town which was,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

After a long walk this morning and workout at the fitness center LaTour, we stopped on our way home for what we hopped was a quick lunch....fish was quite good, French fries, and rose' too. But service was very very slow! We had to ask for ice three times, and waited to be served and order taken way too long...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The restaurant prepares perfect lake fish dishes. Amazing taste ! Highly recommended. Located in the heart of this small town on the lake, can be a nice ending for a day trip around the lake.

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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 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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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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Surrey, United Kingdom
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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
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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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Additional Information about Cafe du Port

Address: Rue d'Italie 23, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 21 921 20 50
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Vevey
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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
Cuisine: Swiss, European

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rue d'Italie 23, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Vevey
  • Phone Number: +41 21 921 20 50

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Swiss, European
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?