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Fonda Mexicana - CLOSED

avenue des Alpes 17 bis, Montreux 1820, Switzerland
+41 21 961 38 46
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible21%
14 Feb 2017
“Needs more sparkle”
22 Jan 2017
“Stay Away At All Costs”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Central American, South American
€€ - €€€
avenue des Alpes 17 bis, Montreux 1820, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 15 February 2017

We love Mexican food and had an ok meal here. Service is friendly, but the food could be spice up a bit - felt bland.

Thank CeesF
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

If you have ever eaten Mexican food in Southern California, or for that matter any part of the world that has half a clue about cooking Mexican food, you will not appreciate this restaurant. The first issue was the request for tapwater. Apparently they do...More

Thank PBBronte
Reviewed 14 September 2016

It seems silly to have Mexican food in Switzerland, perhaps it's exotic. Generally its very hard to find great Mexican food outside of Mexico.

Thank Breakfast-42D2
Reviewed 28 May 2016

wanna try something new in monteux! guess what! this is the nice food that will bring you to the sensation of real mexico city. taste nice... the decoration, atmosphere in the resto. its very unique and the food very yumm.... one of the best mexican...More

Thank queensounti
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I travel a lot to Switzerland and every time I go I make sure to stop by La Fonda Mexicana. The service is impeccable, the food is delicious and the atmosphere is so welcoming that I have often found myself sat there for hours enjoying...More

1  Thank isicortesm
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

As far I know this Mexican Restaurant in Switzerland one of the best and I have been trying a lot of them but I think this is the one very small restaurant that I find it great because you have a good service as you...More

1  Thank cachgv
Reviewed 7 October 2015

I saw some of the earler reviews mentioning that it was too expensive. Well, if you are in Montreux you have to expect high prices. For Switzerland the prices are actually really good. The food is nice as well, probably the best Mexican restaurant I...More

Thank bookwifey
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

My hubby is a real Chicago Mexican, always looking for good Mexican food. When in Montreux, this is the place. We loved the margarita and the mixed fajitas, amazing.

Thank Moreno_chicago
Reviewed 27 October 2014

I agree with previous comments, this restaurant has very good potential - very charming, very cosy place with Mexican style. But its so overpriced, beef fajitas with stale tortillas were the worst I have ever tried, service was rather poor.

1  Thank Inna_Milio
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Until now i havent found good restaurant in europe(apart from one in Milan that was for the rich of rich and where my mexican friend was hired from mexico to serve tequilla only, they wanted true mexican experience and i had it) lets go back...More

2  Thank Hernan B
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Restaurant Details

Mexican, Central American, South American
Good for
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: avenue des Alpes 17 bis, Montreux 1820, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Montreux
  • Phone Number: +41 21 961 38 46
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