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“Dining failure” 1 of 5 bubbles
Review of Swiss Chalet - CLOSED

Swiss Chalet
Cuisines: Canadian, American, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Seating
Ladysmith, BC
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73 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Dining failure”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2013

Tried Swiss Chalet for an early dinner, what a disaster.
Chicken was extremely dried out to the point of being inedible. Sent it back, replaced with something slightly better. My spouse's chicken and baked potato were so dried out, he left it. Seemed like the entrees had been reheated from lunch supply. There was no "juicy perfection" as advertised.
Maybe it was a one-time experience. Note that most menu choices have extreme salt/sodium levels. They also have a take-out service.

Two positives: prices are reasonable and there are a some menu options with Health Check endorsement.

Service was disorganized, coffee never served after asking twice. Restaurant wasn't busy. Bill wasn't brought, so asked 2 other servers to locate our server for it.
Give this place a pass.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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  • English first
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English first
Vancouver Island, Canada
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great food and service”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2013

Food and service was great but everything in the shop was greasy including the floors. Love that you can mix and match menu items

Visited March 2013
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