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China Garden

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Bahnhofstrasse 18, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
+41 27 967 53 23
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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West Linton, United Kingdom
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320 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Booked here for New Year's Day and had a great meal. One of our party was vegetarian, but this posed no problems. We ordered a mix of veg and meat dishes and shared around. Best dish for me was crispy duck in cep sauce, absolutely packed with flavour. Quantities served were generous, and a good selection of wine is on... More 

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Thank Rick E
DieFee77, Manager at China Garden, responded to this review

Dear Rick E, sorry to hear, that you've been bothered with internal staff affairs...that of course is a no-go an shouldn't be. Sorry for that. Thank you for your nice and constructive critic. More 

Level Contributor
30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my favourite restaurant in Zermatt, the food here always tastes great. The staff are very pleasant and on my last occasion I visited, the Polish lady that works there went above and beyond her call of duty to ensure that everything was superb. Very well priced restaurant that I would recommend and will visit again.

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Thank Ianti
Moscow, Russia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Conveniently located near town center. The menu has a variety of options, food was very good and great atmosphere. We definitely appreciated the change of pace on the food. We tried the pork, chicken and beef and loved them all. Spice levels for every palette. Definitely recommend a visit.

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Thank Dianna61
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is quite simply, great Chinese. And the only Chinese in Zermatt! Once you've indulged in all things Swiss/German/Italian and you're searching for other flavours... China Garden is the place. We are big Chinese fans, and after some pretty hit/miss places in Paris before heading to Zermatt for some snowboarding, it was great to get some fantastic, authentic Chinese food... More 

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Thank AdenHepburn
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this restaurant. Anyone looking for Peking Duck or other Anglicised culinary cliche, or the gloopy sauces in which some British deep fried takeaway food swims, will be dissapointed. The chicken I ordered was fresh, with light and appropriately delicate flavours. Noodles held sesame flavours. Asparagus and cashews were delicious and expertly cooked. Service was efficient but discreet. I... More 

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2 Thank Marcoangus
DieFee77, Manager at China Garden, responded to this review

Dear Marcoangus, thank you so much for your nice words. As we get a lot of negative feedback from our british guests, it feels even better o hear that you enjoyed the dinner in our restaurant. Looking forward to host you again... More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant decor and setting but the food isn't great. The beef in oyster sauce is particularly awful. Wouldn't go back.

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1 Thank xaviersherrard
Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

We ordered crispy duck in spicy sauce and mapo tofu. The duck was very crispy though I can't find it spicy. The mapo tofu was great as well.

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Thank Nattinee P
DieFee77, Manager at China Garden, responded to this review

Dear Nattinee P, thank you for your nice critic... Spicy does not mean the same for everybody....so we have to keep it eatable spicy for most of the people... If you asked, we would have made a more spicy sauce especially for you though... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

In general, Food is considerably good. A little pricy ( I guess in general food is expensive in zermatt ) we ordered fried egg, sweet and sour chicken, tofu, chicken steak, and 3 x bowls of seaweed soup Cost us 143 Fran. ( 5 of us ) particularly Not very fancy to the tap water which charge us 5 franc... More 

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Thank Kaern C
DieFee77, Manager at China Garden, responded to this review

Sorry for your disappointment... yes, if not everybody on the table is having another drink, we will charge for a jug of tap water (1 litre) 5 sfr. Actually most of the restaurants in Zermatt will charge you or don't even serve it. In terms of our prices, I can assure you, that between all the asian restaurants in Zermatt... More 

Hong Kong, China
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66 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

We come from Shanghai and live in Hong Kong, so from time to time we need a break from Swiss Alpine food. We were very surprised to find a restaurant in Zermatt which was literally next to our Hotel Alex in Zermatt. We first had a small lunch at the restaurant and we were not happy with the minimum order... More 

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Thank Jia H
DieFee77, Manager at China Garden, responded to this review

Dear Jia H, thanks for your good critics to our restaurant. As we have have a small restaurant with only 15 tables, we expect of all customers to spend minimum 25 sfr...please understand, we have to do that to have enough tables for guests who like to spend some money on good food to stay in business... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

The waitress is very helpful and check on us frequently to ensure we are comfortable. The food we ordered (fish, vegetables and beef) were too oily and salty. Perhaps it is their style of cooking which we were not used to.

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Thank yisofamily

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bahnhofstrasse 18, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Zermatt
  • Phone Number: +41 27 967 53 23

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