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Restaurant Spycher

Steinmattweg 7, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
+41 27 967 77 41
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chateaubriand” (24 reviews)
“crepe suzette” (11 reviews)
“venison” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, Grill
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Steinmattweg 7, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

I guess it's about the average price of restaurants in Zermatt, but at least this one is very good! We had the flambee snails for starters and the duck with honey sauce and the "house special three meats and three sauces" as mains. Extra kudos...More

3  Thank DanielFornaziero
aristella-team, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Dear DanielFornaziero, Thank you for your wonderful review about your dinner in our Spycher. We are happy that you liked our dishes and the way we do our meat. We also will let our staff in the restaurant know that you appreciated their recommendation of...More

Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Quite simply the best dinner we had in Zermatt. The location is very "authentic" Swiss mountain style and cosy. The service was very good, you could tell waiters are trained. The menu is a revelation. Most of the dishes are classic dishes which unfortunately do...More

Thank Dncgbabe
aristella-team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Thank you for your good comment. The Stroganoff is one of our specialties as well as other flambeed dishes. We are happy that you liked our menu and restaurant and had a good evening with us. We would be happy to welcome you another time.

Reviewed March 13, 2017

The restaurant is attached to the Aristella Hotel, under ten minutes stroll from the centre (railway station). It is spacious - good-sized tables and sufficient elbow room. Its signature dishes seem to be flambe meat but we don't eat meat so we tried the fish...More

Thank twovass
Reviewed March 12, 2017

This place was buzzing when we arrived in early March so we could secure only a late-ish reservation. It was worth waiting, as we were very positively surprised by the friendly and efficient service, nice rustic ambiance, choice of dishes (mostly Swiss specialties), and quality...More

1  Thank hkgmatt
aristella-team, Leiter Front Office at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice review. Its always advisable to reserve the table in advance. ;-) We are happy, that you liked our saddle of venison and even our desserts. It would be nice to see you again with us in the restaurant...More

Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Definitely seems to be beloved most of all for the flaming of the meat and deserts, - the "show" one of the waiters does here. It is worth noting that the "show" is much more spectacular than the flavors that you get in your plate....More

Thank Sandra T
aristella-team, Leiter Front Office at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is a pity, that you like more the Flambé show than the meal itself. For the Flambé dishes we serve fresh vegetables and you have the choice of rice and different forms of potatoes and our homemade Spätzli. As...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Very good Food , excellent quality of Meat but the sides good be much better in general. Gratin dauphinois was not the Top .

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
aristella-team, Leiter Front Office at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are always thankfull when our guests let us know during the time in the restaurant what they not like, so we could handle it directly. We would be happy to welcome you again with us.

Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

We visited the place today, excellent service, excellent food. Local cheese superb, fish... extra, but the best is flambierre show. Absolute recommendation from us.

Thank Piotr S
aristella-team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Dear Piotr S, thank you for your positive words. Our Flambé Show is our specialty and we are proud that you enjoyed it and hope to welcome you back at our restaurant.

Reviewed February 15, 2017

We had beef stroganoff and it was sublime. The owner very Pleasant and friendly and the service excellent. I want to go back to this restaurant before we leave Zermatt.

Thank GlobtrotterLondon
aristella-team, Leiter Front Office at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice review. We are happy, that you liked our beef stroganoff. It is important for us, that our guests feeling well. Would be a pleasure to see you again in the restaurant Spycher.

Reviewed February 13, 2017

We absolutely loved the restaurant Spycher. They offer high quality, hearty food with generous portions in a warm, cosy atmosphere which is exactly what I want after a long day on skis in the mountains! In fact, we liked it so much that we returned...More

Thank HighlanderJan
aristella-team, Leiter Front Office at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice feedback. We are happy that you liked our grill dishes so much, that you returned again. :-) It is also important for us, that our guests like the atmosphere in the restaurant. Would be a pleasure to meet...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner, group of 6 friends. Not cheap, but then zermatt is not cheap anycase. Great food and our best meal in zermatt during our stay.

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aristella-team, Leiter Front Office at Restaurant Spycher, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice feedback. We are happy, that you and your friends like our meals. :-) We would looking forward to welcome you again with us.

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JimmyG572
Are the Crêpes Suzette cooked tableside on a trolley or just flamed once they are brought out?
August 10, 2015|
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Response from Graham L | Reviewed this property |
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Dina F
Are there many easy (blue) trails open tomorrow (Saturday, Jan 10)? What lifts do you recommend we take to be only on blue trails?
January 11, 2015|
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Response from Hambagahle | Reviewed this property |
Dina F - this is the wrong place to post this question...you are on a restaurant review site and you should have posted on the Zermatt Forum on the Switzerland Forums pages. The best "blue skiing" I know at Zermatt (which... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Grill
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Steinmattweg 7, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Zermatt
  • Phone Number: +41 27 967 77 41
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Description
Gourmet Grill Spycher: famous Dining with superb Quality, Tradition and creativity!Unique flambe and speciality grilled dishes and an exquisite wine list.

During May and November we are closed