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Grotto de la Fontaine

€€ - €€€Italian, , Mediterranean
rue du Grand-Pont 21, Sion 1950, Switzerland
+41 27 323 83 77
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“truffle” (2 reviews)
“risotto” (2 reviews)
“sunday night” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Swiss, Mediterranean, European
€€ - €€€
rue du Grand-Pont 21, Sion 1950, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Came here cos of a friend's recommendation. Was pleasantly surprise. Great service, we were well taken care of. The pizza was awesome, best ' Mer et Montagne' I have ever had. Mostly because they put chanterelle instead of porcini mushrooms. The royal prawns were fresh...More

Thank NaolaNaola
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Well, when I say 'reasonably priced' I mean in relation to the quality and...it's Switzerland! This is a great little place, little being the operative word, it's worth booking, where the service and the food meet a very high standard. The cuisine is international, and...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 23 October 2016

One of the very rare restaurants in Sion that are open on a Sunday night. Modest looking, but with a very friendly staff and fast service despite a full house. We (3 persons) all had "polenta rouge", twice regular, with mascarpone resp. gorgonzola and once...More

Thank Stojan T
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant, very good service and good quality of ingredients Very small so need to reserve in advance Good place to go

Thank YourPointOfYou
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

We loved their menu: sophisticated and in season. Fresh ingredients, flavorful, nice service. Highly recommended when in Sion

Thank Moreno_chicago
Reviewed 21 August 2015

My friend enjoyed her mushroom tagliatelle and my lasagne was probably the best I've ever eaten in a restaurant; certainly the most expensive. The chocolate bread and butter pudding with nuts, ice cream and grappa was a good choice, the tiramisu was only so-so. The...More

Thank gapdreamer
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Deplorable service. When we asked politely if the waiter spoke English we were met with immediate rudeness. There was no attempt to make us feel comfortable when ordering, in fact the opposite. Our meals were average. Higher quality and better value with actual service available...More

Thank wilsonhobs
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Was there on the last sunny & warm day of October, 'la Chasse' (game) was available. My wife had the deer 'Rossini' with a wonderful foie gras sitting on top, I had the regular game which was great. Starters we had the egg with white...More

Thank Dartagnan_12
Reviewed 28 December 2013 via mobile

Eaten here on various occasions over the last two years and always had a good meal. Friendly service and nice food. Can especially recommend the home made pasta.

Thank grovcott
Reviewed 15 October 2013

I went there last summer, during my vacation with my husband and we were not disappointed at all !! We sat at the terrace,which was beautiful ! The service was really good, the waiter was very friendly and the food was... delicious ! We got...More

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Average prices
US$15 - US$51
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Grand-Pont 21, Sion 1950, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Sion
  • Phone Number: +41 27 323 83 77
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