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“Comfort food even better than my mother's!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sparky's

Sparky's
Schluhmattstrasse 32, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
+41 27 968 19 18
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Ranked #9 of 177 Restaurants in Zermatt
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Sparky's Bar & Restaurant will be opening from Thursday 14th November till Saturday 16th November, and then from Thursday 21st November till Saturday 23rd.We will be opening full time from the Thursday 28th November. Hope to see you all soon.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Comfort food even better than my mother's!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

Such a fantastic place; the owner's welcoming and friendly, the ambience is relaxed and the food is the best comfort food I've ever had!

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Great food and very friendly staff”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

I just got back from eating and having a couple of brews at Sparkys. I had the sausage in a red whine mushroom sauce and it was outstanding! The service was also very good. We had some great conversations with Sparky and joked with him that he should start serving a chocolate fondue because nobody in Zermatt has it. I highly recommend Sparky's if you are looking for a great meal at a great price in a kick back atmosphere. Keep up the great work!

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Geneva, Switzerland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Delicious food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Great place to please everyone. You can pick a salad, an indian dish (I had this and found it wonderful), a thai dish, an American one, etc.. Everyone can find happiness there. On top of this, the owner was very friendly.

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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78 reviews 78 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 38 cities Reviews in 38 cities
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
“delicious food with welcoming host”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Sparky's ranked the first at Zermatt ,therefore we went and had a try!
first of all, the restaurant itself didnt look that fancy, so we doubt about it.
However, the host was very welcoming and friendly. the nachos and wings were really good! it was cheaper than the other restaurants that we have eaten in.
would recommend to everyone going to Zermatt!

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Oslo
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Informal atmosphere - tasty food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

The Sparky's has a very informal atmosphere, and it's a great place either for a drink or for a meal. It has space for 20-30 people and it was almost full when I visited the place. The English owner is very welcoming and is both serving the tables and by the bar. The menu is not that big, but the homemade soup was really delicious, as was the grilled peppers. There is free wifi there and the food was served without quickly and hot, just as it should be. I would certainly come back another time.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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