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“Highly recommended”
Review of Findlerhof

Findlerhof
Ranked #2 of 199 Restaurants in Zermatt
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed April 18, 2013

Findlerhof was recommended to us twice so for that reason, we gave it the highly prized allocation of "Last Lunch In Zermatt", and it did not disappoint. We arrived late and without a booking (sacrilege...) but luckily found a little corner in the sunshine with blankets (apparently it was one of the coldest Marches ever, that day topped -25 C). The service was a little slow but we almost expected that considering the insane popularity of this mountain hideout.
The rosti was delicious, as was the wine. If only we'd arrived earlier so we could be as merry as the rest of the diners!
Findlerhof, it seems, is an institution and one not to be missed. Make sure you hold on to the rope - on the way down you'll probably fall on your behind and on the way up you might just face plant...!

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Reviewed April 8, 2013

great terrasse to sit outside, very fine food (try the veal chop) superb wine list, rather expensive, reservation needed

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Reviewed April 6, 2013

Zermatt is the Premier League of Mountain Lunches, and Findlerhof got the Gold Medal from the Mrs. Note: while Mr. gives the prize to Fluhalp by a nose for dramatic setting, Mrs. gives it to Findlerhof for charm. The passage through the village of Findeln is adorable, but definitely grab that rope during some of the treacherous parts of the path. Food is stunning, exquisite view of The Mountain, and great sense of accomplishment getting there, and staff absolutely charming.

Reservations a must.

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Reviewed February 27, 2013

I don't usually follow the advice of travel / food articles, because I often think that my high expectations won't be met. Can't say enough about the Findlerhof. The view and location are amazing, the food is outstanding and the service was excellent. We stopped in while skiing and they were willing to squeeze us in for lunch. The lunch was really great and I never cared about how much we paid.

1  Thank NH48K
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Reviewed February 22, 2013 via mobile

We loved Findlerhof! We had lunch twice on the terrace and the food was as spectacular as the view. Pasta du patron, lamb, steak tartare, sashimi, everything was delicious and just right. Also the way the terraces were on different levels, the place disn't feel crowded at all. It is a bit of a challenge to climb down but definitely worth it. Also the prices of drinks were very reasonable compaired to other much less classy places in Zermatt.

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