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Sparky's Bar & Restaurant

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Indian, Bar, European, British, Contemporary
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Schluhmattstrasse 32, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
+41 27 968 19 18
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Rome, Italy
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346 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you have enough of rösti and wienerschnitzle and similar you should try this place. Sits are limited, and you wouldn't expect to taste quite good Asian food interpreted in an alpine way. Not on a budget.

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Thank Bruno D
Indianapolis, Indiana
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place definitely has a bit of a younger vibe... Good Indian food as we were looking for something other than Swiss food. Prices were average for Zermatt which are still pretty high. I had soup, two beers, and we had an entree each for 81 CHF. Was full when we left. Overall would recommend as it is cozy and... More 

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Thank Michael B
Windsor, Connecticut
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After arriving in Zermatt mid afternoon following a big lunch, my wife, son and I later discovered Sparky's. We had a round of drinks and some excellent small plates - hummus, spring rolls, nachos and a salad - in the friendliest of atmospheres. The owner and waitress were great, suggesting things to do and places to eat during our stay.... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying close to Sparky's and decided to pop in one night for a look at the desserts. We split a warm apple pie with ice cream and it was sooooo yummy...but better than that was the people in general at Sparky's. So nice and friendly. We wish we would have found you sooner!!!

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Thank Lindsay86
Ludhiana, India
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have lunch there on 2nd of July . I searched TripAdvisor & found sparky. Platter was too good . we have 3 platters for family of 11. Good quantity as well as great choices for vegetarian in Zermatt .rice with gravy was OK OK. But snacks with draught beer was awesome . we also gave recipe of mint chutney,... More 

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New Delhi, India
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped over at sparky's for a quick bite early evening/ late afternoon, a week back. The Indian dishes on the menu caught my attention! But we ordered for a platter of finger food (cheese jalapeno poppers, samosa with tamarind chutney, spring rolls and chicken wings). We absolutely loved the platter. Sparky is a cute little place. Very friendly staff and... More 

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Thank sirionthego
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

We were the first patrons of the season tonight where the chef and host were very hospitable and the dishes were outstanding. You will not leave here hungry. Great service.

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Albury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

After a hard day in the mountains there is no where better to head for a hearty plateful of home made curry or Thai than Sparky's. We visit Zermatt several times a year and always head there at least once on a weeks visit. Food is tasty and very good value and its a great antidote if you have overdone... More 

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Sparky's has great food. Bottom line. If you're looking for great tasting food, in an easy environment, at good prices, book a reservation at Sparky's, pull off your down jacket, sit back, watch a ski or mtn bike video on the big screen, chat w friends & family, with a beer and have great tasting meal. We recommend starting w... More 

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Lutry, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

Here is another great place to try. Nothing fancy, Swiss chalet style building on the river bank, slightly outside of the busy resort center. Sparky (or Markus, as his real name once was) runs the joint. He welcomes you as if he had personally invited to you to join his party. You immediately feel like you've known him for ever.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $34
Cuisine
Indian, Bar, European, British, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wine and Beer
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schluhmattstrasse 32, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Zermatt
  • Phone Number: +41 27 968 19 18
Description
Welcome to Sparky's Bar & Restaurant. Sparky's Bar & Restaurant will be opening again for the summer season from Thursday 23rd June 2016. See you all soon.

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