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Hauptplatz 9, Rapperswil, Switzerland
+41 55 214 38 14
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 2:00 am
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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192 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu seems to be a combo of Spanish and Italian dishes. Service was great; food was good. At the start, they serve your choice of rolls with 3 types of homemade butter: salted, paprika and garlic. The butter was really hard, however, so it was hard to get a good spread. The rocket salad was fresh, with shaved parmesan... More 

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Rapperswil, Switzerland
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a nice place, just downstairs from the medieval castle. Food is ok, but there is better stuff around. My advice: avoid fish.

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Thank AndreasnovemberV
Rapperswil, Switzerland
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100 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

We sometimes go there for the lunch buffet "all you can eat" on Fridays. Also the à la carte dishes are delicious.

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Thank Sam S
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Lovely Iberian restaurant in Rapperswil situated in the square below Schloss Rapperswil. Visited for lunch, they have a menu which changes daily as well as some regular items. However for me the lunchtime Tapas Buffet was the reason for 5 stars. It's great, and has hot and cold sections, very comprehensive from salads, grilled vegetables to spare ribs and garlic... More 

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Devizes
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

We chose La Fuente for a family special occasion and were not disappointed by any of the fine Spanish and Portuguese dishes that we chose. The ingredients were all of top quality and were expertly prepared and well presented. Service was pleasant and attentive. Prices appeared to be normal for a restaurant of this quality in Switzerland (but are very... More 

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Thank Peter E
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100 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2015

If you like Spanish cuisine, you are certainly right in this restaurant. Just be aware that you don't just pay for the dish, but also for the name, the reputation and the location you are at. For what you get, the prices are on the upper limit.

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Rapperswil, Switzerland
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99 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015

A great place to have meet :-) They serve an Entrecote for 2 which is absolutely fantastic. The location in heart of the old town of Rapperswil makes it an absolute highlight.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2015

We have been to La Fuente on many occasions and have not been disappointed. The food is good and by Swiss standards fairly priced. The sea bass cooked in oil and garlic is consistently delicious. The staff are friendly and look after their guests with care. The restaurant is clean and comfortable. We are always very happy to return.

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Central Florida, Florida
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2015

We happened to trip over this restaurant and found it to be a gem, the food was excellent and the service pleasant, the manager came over to us and spoke broken English but made an effort to communicate making sure we were satisfied. We recommend this place for the traveler. After the long boat ride over to Rapperswil we were... More 

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88 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

We were here for dinner on the Valentine's Day. Although they provide special menu for the special day, we opted for others as the set menu was too much for us. Assorted Spanish seafood rice came with a big clay plate - the rice was in soup with freshly tasted mussels , prawn , and fish . After I finished... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Portuguese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
8:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hauptplatz 9, Rapperswil, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of St. Gallen  >  Rapperswil
  • Phone Number: +41 55 214 38 14

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?