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the swiss country house

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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APPETIZERS AND SOUPS‎
5.99
Soup of the Day
Ask your server for our daily fresh and homemade soup
6.99
Swiss Barley Soup
Try this fantastic, very traditional creamy homemade soup, infused with barley, ham and vegetables
6.49
Creamy Almond Soup
Homemade cream of almond
4.99
Cheese +1.50
Garlic Bread
Made with our homemade herbed bread with fresh garlic butter
8.99
Mushroom Toast
Fresh sliced mushrooms in a tasty cream sauce served over toast
9.49
Pear “ Bernoise”
Warm, cooked pear stuffed with cottage cheese and served with prosciutto ham
10.99
Hobelchaas
Thinly shaved and rolled swiss gruyere cheese, served with apple slices and grapes
12.99
Smoked Salmon
Smoked salmon served with horseradish foam and toast
9.49
Fondue Mutschli
Traditional swiss cheese fondue served in a homemade bun
9.49
Garlic Shrimp Skewers
Black tiger shrimp skewers pan seared with garlic butter served over green leaves
SALADS‎
5.49
Family bowl +11.50
Creamy garlic
Thousand island
Balsamic vinaigrette
Raspberry vinaigrette
3 shrimp skewers to your salad +6.99
Zesty Caesar Salad
The well known salad served with our homemade, zesty dressing, fresh bacon bits homemade croutons and fresh parmesan cheese
5.49
Family bowl +11.50
Creamy garlic
Thousand island
Balsamic vinaigrette
Raspberry vinaigrette
3 shrimp skewers to your salad +6.99
Garden Salad
Mixed leaf lettuce, topped with a variety of fresh vegetables and red onions served with your choice of dressing
9.99
Creamy garlic
Thousand island
Balsamic vinaigrette
Raspberry vinaigrette
3 shrimp skewers to your salad +6.99
Tomato Mozzarella
Garden fresh, sliced tomatoes served with sliced boccocini cheese and fresh basil, sprinkled with balsamic vinaigrette
MEAL SIZED SALADS‎
16.99
Chicken Caesar
Our celebrated caesar salad, topped with a 8 oz. Charbroiled chicken breast, fresh parmesan, bacon bits and croutons
16.99
Swiss Mountain Salad
Mixed leaves, tossed with our homemade garlic dressing and topped with pumpkin seeds eggs, red peppers and prosciutto ham
16.99
Old Mill Salad
Mixed leaves tossed in balsamic dressing and topped with feta cheese, cooked pears, walnuts, cranberries and red onions
SCHNITZEL‎
Swiss schnitzel are traditionally not breaded. All schnitzels are available as a seniors order
18.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Vampire Schnitzel
Topped with a creamy sauce, infused with lots of fresh garlic
19.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Jaeger Schnitzel
Topped with sautéed bacon, onions and mushrooms in a light red wine gravy
21.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Wiener Schnitzel
Traditional, giant, tenderized schnitzel lightly breaded and pan fried golden brown
20.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Schnitzel “Lausanneoise”
Topped with pan seared baby shrimps in a home made sauce hollandaise
19.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Piccata Schnitzel
Coated in an egg and parmesan cheese batter, pan fried golden brown, finished with a dollop of tomato sauce and bacon bits
18.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Rahm Schnitzel
Topped with a creamy mushroom and onion sauce
18.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Hungarian Schnitzel
Topped with a spicy red pepper and paprika sauce
20.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Canadian Schnitzel
Topped with bacon slices, fried onions cheddar cheese and fried egg
23.99
Shrimp skewer to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Cordon Bleu
The king of all schnitzels over one pound heavy, tender butter flied pork loin schnitzel, stuffed with lots of ham and melted swiss cheese, lightly breaded and pan fried golden brown
CHICKEN CORNER‎
All of our fresh chicken breast are 8 oz.
20.99
Honey Sesame Chicken
Pan fried chicken breast, served with a honey and sesame sauce
21.99
Chicken Parmesan
Lightly breaded chicken breast fried golden brown, topped with our homemade tomato sauce and lots of parmesan cheese
21.99
Chicken Hollandaise
Juicy chicken breast, topped with ham, sauce hollandaise and swiss cheese
22.99
Chicken “Porto”
Delicious chicken breast topped with a creamy thyme and port wine sauce
FROM THE CHARBROILER‎
All dishes are served with your choice of
18.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side sauerkraut +5.49
Sirloin Cap Steak
6‎ oz. Sirloin cap steak
22.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side sauerkraut +5.49
Top Sirloin Steak
8 oz. Top sirloin steak
18.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side sauerkraut +5.49
Chicken Breast
8 oz. Chicken breast
39.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side sauerkraut +5.49
Angus Striploin
16‎ oz. Angus striploin aaa
22.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side sauerkraut +5.49
Lamb Chops
Two lamb shoulder chops
26.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side sauerkraut +5.49
Salmon Fillet
8 oz salmon fillet
SWISS CORNER‎
16.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Asparagus Roesti
Potato roesti topped with fresh green asparagus, sauce hollandaise and swiss cheese
16.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Beef Roesti
Potato roesti, topped with beef strips, onions and mushrooms and red wine gravy
17.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Chicken Roesti
Potato roesti topped with a charbroiled 8 oz. Chicken breast and served with a creamy herb and cheese sauce
16.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Grandmas Knoepfli Pot
Homemade knoepfli, tossed with bacon, ham, onions, mushrooms and fresh vegetables in a creamy cheese sauce
17.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Grandmas Meat Loaf
Homemade, swiss style meatloaf served with our homemade gravy. With your choice of starch and fresh vegetables
16.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Capuns
Traditional dish from eastern switzerland. Small swiss chard rolls filled with knoepfli dough, red pepper and prosciutto ham served in a creamy cheese sauce
16.99
Shrimp skewers +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Bratwurst Roesti
Swiss‎ style pork bratwurst topped with an onion gravy and served with potato roesti
FISH‎
Fish dishes are served with your choice of
19.99
Shrimp skewers to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Fish Chnusperli
Swiss style “fish &chips” small pieces of tilapia, tossed in our herbed beer batter and deep fried, served with three different dipping sauces
22.99
Shrimp skewers to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Pickerel “Meuniere”
Our celebrated, lightly floured and pan fried pickerel fillets, topped with almond butter, served with lemon and homemade sauce tartar
20.99
Shrimp skewers to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Blackened Catfish
Fresh catfish fillet seasoned with cajun seasoning and pan fried, served with our sour cream and parsley mousse
19.99
Shrimp skewers to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Shrimp Pasta
Noodles tossed in alfredo sauce and baby shrimp, topped with grilled skewers of giant tiger shrimp and served with garlic bread
26.99
Shrimp skewers to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Salmon Fillet
8 oz salmon fillet charbroiled served on a hot stone with lemon and dill butter
VEGETARIAN‎
Fish dishes are served with your choice of
17.99
Shrimp skewers to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Egg Plant Piccata
Slices of eggplant in an egg and cheese batter, pan fried golden brown and finished with a touch of tomato sauce
17.99
Shrimp skewers to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Vegetable Curry
Variety of fresh vegetables tossed in a creamy curry sauce, served in a wild rice ring and topped with a grilled banana
18.99
Shrimp skewers to any meal +6.99
Side order sauerkraut +5.49
Noodles “Ticino”
Noodles tossed with tomatoes, onions, herbs and an olive oil and butter sauce. Served with garlic butter
PRICE RANGE
$11 - $34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
CUISINES
Swiss, Canadian, European
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Always great food and service, Sunday buffet is always great, beautiful location overlooking ahmic lake

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Dave S
Reviewed October 21, 2018

We came across this restaurant enroute to my sister-in-laws cottage. we needed a place for a meal. we were pleasantly surprised at the service and the meals. The kids meals were exceptional with plenty of food for each child. Unlike some restaurants this place provided...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gordon W
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place with very good food ... come hungry because you won’t be able to finish. Location is a little out of the way but once you get there it’s all worth it.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RobertLaloy
Reviewed August 27, 2018

If you like fish then the Tuesday night fish fry is for you. If you are not about fish there is lots of other options. It is a bit noisy but I guess that just shows that everyone was having a good time

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank darrylc01
Reviewed August 14, 2018

The restaurant is swiss and serve such dellcious meals. A good selection and always hot. Theres a bar at the front and you can order finger foods there also.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cathy154980
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Had a reservation for six and we were a little early and sat in the waiting area only to be seated a few minutes later. I of course ordered the all you care to eat pickerel. My friend ordered the liver and onions. I took...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MrBean30453
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

After making a reservation and arriving on time we were shown to our table right away however it went downhill from there... We had to take it upon ourselves to go ask for menus after waiting 15 mins for them. After that we had to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ChrisN862
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Had the Father's day brunch this past weekend and it was incredible! lots of selection, hot, and delicious!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Becky N
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Restaurant a little warm. Appetizer (Calamari) and Schnitzel was delicious. Service was good....a little slow on the delivery of food.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jim M
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Has a great atmosphere, the staff is great and food and prices are great also.I love the. winner schnitzel.Also a great Sunday breakfast buffet, Great view of the lake and dam .

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Cecebeboy
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Lorianne H
September 19, 2015|
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Response from ahmiclakeresort | Property representative |
Good morning, our Buffet is $14.00 per person and is first come first serve. We do not take reservations for the Sunday Buffet. We hope this helps. Looking forward to see you. Thank you!
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Lorianne H
September 19, 2015|
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Response from travellin_gal_11 | Reviewed this property |
reasonable in my mind, I think it was only $13.00? but when you phone for reservations, confirm with them It was great value for what you got I thought
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Freda M
July 31, 2015|
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Response from ahmiclakeresort | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for your inquiry. Our Dinner Special tonight is a Grilled Chicken Breast on a Creamy Mango Sauce topped with fried Banana Slices, served with Rice and Vegetables for $22.00. Hope this helps. Thanks... More
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