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Restaurant Schaferstube

€€ - €€€, European,
Riedstrasse 2 | Daniela & Paul Julen, Riedstrasse 2, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
+41 27 966 76 00
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (221 reviews)
“raclette” (83 reviews)
“loin” (11 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
18:00 - 22:00 Hours
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Riedstrasse 2 | Daniela & Paul Julen, Riedstrasse 2, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had the pork and my brother had the lamb. Service is impeccable even if they’re busy. We did not have reservations and there was only one table left. They still gave it to us! Such welcoming people.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank theresa J
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We went there for our first night in Zermatt. We wanted to have a typical rustic Swiss experience. We had the cheese fondue and the lamb chops. Everything was good. The service was excellent. The decor was quite cute, with cow bells and sheep heads.It...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank parsenault2015
Reviewed 22 October 2018

It appears that this restaurant (downstairs in Hotel Julen) and Restaurant Julen (upstairs) share the same menu, so it's just the atmosphere that differs. We loved the warm, cozy atmosphere of the "basement" as opposed to the upstairs more formal dining. This place really goes...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SabreSailor
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We ate here llast night after reading several yelp reviews. This is the place to go if you love lamb and game dishes. My husband had the rack of lamb and it was probably one of the best preparations we’ve had. I had the lamb...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

We've had dinner at Schaferstube several times over the past years and it has never disappointed. It's a small restaurant with the grill situated to the side but in the heart of the room, so it's fun to watch the chef in action. Service is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SueandRob13676
Reviewed 13 September 2018

這是家道地的瑞士餐廳,評價極高,也的確沒令我們失望!! 他以羊排著名,我們當然點了一份,但卻是有四塊羊排的大份料理!! 小朋友也有專門的菜單,可以選擇煎嫩牛排或是炸牛排,都是非常棒的料理。 的的確確值得一顆星的評價 we stayed in Zermatt for 4 days and hiked many trails. On the last day, we decided to taste the real good Swiss food. So we found this restaurant from internet. It didn't let us disappointed. We order the famous lamb...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MichaelHKWei
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

It is one of the best restaurants in the whole of Switzerland please do visit with your family and friends it's a personal recommendation

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sharjeelcool
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough about how tasty the full rack of lamb was. I’ve never had better lamb at a restaurant. Filled with flavor and could have eaten another one. They didn’t have chocolate fondue on the menu but were able to accommodate us with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank erakath
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 1830 without reservation. Lower dining room was almost empty but filled quickly after 1900. Daniella sat us immediately and took our orders. Service was prompt and friendly throughout. Food was wonderful: Rack of lamb and lamb fondue. Rack of lamb is delivered in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tchout02
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here and we both concluded that the lamb we ate was the best we had eaten anywhere. Especially better than U.S. lamb and even better than New Zealand or Australian lamb. We had the rack of lamb and the grilled lamb...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 804PeterC
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Yi C
25 August 2018|
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Response from Familie-Julen | Property representative |
The Restaurant Schäferstube will be closed in October and November. If you want to enjoy the Tradition Julen lamb, we would be happy to welcome you in the Restaurant Alpenhof
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21 June 2017|
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Response from rogwood | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it because the restaurant it in high demand and the food of excellent quality. We had a drink in the hotel bar after and from what we saw the hotel is also excellent although we had not heard of it before we booked... More
6 April 2017|
Response from Familie-Julen | Property representative |
Of course you can!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riedstrasse 2 | Daniela & Paul Julen, Riedstrasse 2, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Zermatt
  • Phone Number: +41 27 966 76 00
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