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Restaurant Whymper-Stube

Bahnhofstrasse 80, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
+41 27 967 22 96
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“meat fondue” (48 reviews)
“raclette” (68 reviews)
“potatoes” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Swiss, International, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Bahnhofstrasse 80, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's hard to imagine coming to Switzerland and not having at least one meal of fondue. The Whymper-Stube may serve other things but from where I sat it was fondue at every table. Ours was good and basic fondue of three cheeses and wine, with...More

Thank GAIL T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here with a group of 24 organized by Odysseys Unlimited. We all started with a very nice salad and then shared fondue. The fondue was very good and came with lots of bread. The service was very attentive and everyone enjoyed the restaurant.

Thank DestinyRides
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything in Switzerland is expensive, and it's even more expensive in Zermatt. But we found the price per quality ratio here better then many of the places we went to. The cheese fondue was very good, we also enjoyed their specialty of having the pear...More

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by our hotel. Nice place. Friendly service and good food. Had a nice salad to balance all the cheese and bread!

Thank louamitch
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the restaurant by TripAdvisor's recommendation, their food was great but more importantly I was delighted by their service, special mention to Kim who attended to us that day. We've tried cheese fondue previously in other parts of Switzerland but never really know how...More

Thank gedlim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was trying to get to this restaurant 3 times and finally during the trip this September was lucky. Restaurant is pretty small, divided into 2 rooms. Service is very good. Ordered Bourgeoisie fondue for 2 persons - they brought bowl of meat, carrot, tomatoes,...More

Thank Ekaterina M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have been to Zermatt twice now and both times have eaten at least one meal here. Staff is friendly and the food is great. Authentic Swiss fondue is wonderful. We highly recommend.

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As it was 3 AM we did not have much choice in restaurants. This was one of the few open all day long. Consequence was that you get the standard Swiss food. There was no option in excluding some of the ingredients (simple things, excluding...More

Thank Mr_C_travel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on our first night in Zermatt based on Rick Steves’ recommendation. While I am not a fondue person, my wife wanted to try it. Glad we did. The fondue with bread, potatoes, and pears was very enjoyable. Our server, Kim, was very pleasant...More

Thank Louis A
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I went to the Whymper Stube last tuesday for lunch and had a amazing experience. We had an outstanding cheese fondue with fantastic service.

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Barbara L, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Whymper-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for visiting us and for the great review on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased that you enjoyed our cheese fondue and appreciated our service. We hope to see you again soon.

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Questions & Answers
20 June 2017|
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Response from Barbara L | Property representative |
Hello. Thanks for your reservation request. We have a 1st seating at 6/6.30 or a 2nd one at 8.30pm. In which seating do you want to come? in the 1st seating table is available until 8.15pm. Restaurant Whymper-Stube
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Leong Y
9 January 2017|
Response from Barbara L | Property representative |
Please see our menu on our website.
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20 January 2016|
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Response from monkeyCapeTown | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is open for lunch and they do have raclette as well. You can walk anywhere in Zermatt as it is a small town and your hotel will be able to advise directions once you are there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bahnhofstrasse 80, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Zermatt
  • Phone Number: +41 27 967 22 96
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In heimeliger und traditioneller Atmosphäre geniessen Sie unsere verschiedenen Käsefondues und Raclette, Fondue Bourguignonne, Fondue Chinoise, Fondue "Whymperstube". Nebst unseren Spezialitäten bieten wir Ihnen auch Fleischgerichte an und vieles mehr.
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