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Swiss Chalet - Vail

$$ - $$$, , European
20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
+1 970-479-5462
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“cheese fondue” (53 reviews)
“raclette” (66 reviews)
“beef tongue” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Austrian, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
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1 - 10 of 297 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fondue was great! Kids loved it. Service was wonderful even my son noticed and said Mark Banks was a great waiter. Loved th chocolate hazelnut fondue for dessert only complaint there wasn’t quite enough chocolate in the pot for the kids

Thank Rose K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is excellent. GF foods available.You will be happy with the food and service. Try the GF desserts.

Thank Bruce066
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not the biggest fondue fan but my girlfriend had never had it, so we had a cheese fondue (appetizer, with bread for dipping) and a broth fondue (chinoise). Was quite fun. Steak and vegetables fondue well, didn't like the chicken as much. if i...More

Thank Revsaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit on our last 6 trips to Vail. Stop by for a wonderful 2-3 hour dining experience. No need to rush, enjoy the cheese fondue and the hearty beef fondue accompanied by a great wine list.

Thank mhh_hlstr
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Sat at the bar, had great service from Mark the bartender. He was super personable. Kept us entertained with our girls night. Such a great night. Would definitely come back and sit at the bar.

Thank Natalia O
SonnenalpVail, Manager at Swiss Chalet - Vail, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

Dear Natalia O, Wow! Appreciate your nice review and of course we will share it with Mark. Please let us know when you plan to be back. Best regards from Vail, Daniel Spingler Director of Food and Beverage

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Food was to die for and our server Dylan was beyond helpful with an amazing wine recommendation, and didn't make us wait a minute when we needed him. 5 stars

Thank Golden S
SonnenalpVail, Manager at Swiss Chalet - Vail, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

Dear Golden S, Thank you for your kind words and very happy to hear that Dylan provided great service, Hope to have you back very soon! Best regards from Vail and the Sonnenalp, Daniel Spingler Director of Food and Beverage

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

My wife’s favorite place in vail for her birthday dinner with family . We have been coming here every year and it remains a great experience.More

Thank Joseph C
SonnenalpVail, Manager at Swiss Chalet - Vail, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

Dear Joseph C, thank you for your review. Appreciate your feedback and we will share it with the Swiss Chalet team. Glad we were able to make you have a great Birthday celebration. Best regards from Vail and the Sonnenalp, Daniel Spingler Director of Food...More

Reviewed March 29, 2018

This is a great place to go with the family. The food is delish and so much fun to make fondu! My daughter had a blast.

Thank Dechelle D
SonnenalpVail, Manager at Swiss Chalet - Vail, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

Dear Dechelle D, Please come back soon. We will make sure you have another great experience. Best regards from Vail and the Sonnenalp Daniel Spingler Director of Food and Beverage

Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Of course they serve fondue, some served in oil and some in Burgundy wine. They also serve chicken cordon blue and schnitzel and traditional entrees like salmon and rack of lamb. I ordered a mixed grill of beef, lamb, smoked sausages and veggies. It was...More

Thank Gregory S
SonnenalpVail, Manager at Swiss Chalet - Vail, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Dear Gregory S, Thank you so much for your review! Super happy to hear that you enjoyed our food and service and of course the Swiss atmosphere! please let us know when you plan to visit again! Best regards from Vail Daniel Spingler Director of...More

Reviewed March 18, 2018

If fondue is your bag, you can't go wrong here. We had both the cheese, and meat. The decor makes you think that you are in Germany or Switzerland. It reminded us of a recent trip to Zermatt. It is more memorable than a standard...More

Thank Laura G
SonnenalpVail, Manager at Swiss Chalet - Vail, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Dear Laura G, thank you for your kind words. Our Swiss team is happy to hear that you had a good time with us! Please let us know when you plan to join us for some Fondue again! Best regards from Vail Daniel Spingler Director...More

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Pvbsue
July 24, 2017|
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Response from SonnenalpVail | Property representative |
hi there- our menu is varied and we do offer some gluten free choices- may we email you our menu please
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Susan S
June 20, 2017|
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kaaberg
April 28, 2017|
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Response from SonnenalpVail | Property representative |
Greetings from Vail - yes we do - please email me at info@sonnenalp,com and I will send you information. thank you so much for thinking of us Patricia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $60
Cuisine
Austrian, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
    (Meadow Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Vail in town bus stop in front of restaurant entrance, and minutes away from the public parking structure and transportation center.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-479-5462
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