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La Gerbe d'Or

rue du Camus 5, Estavayer-le-Lac 1470, Switzerland
+41 26 663 11 81
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
28 May 2017
“Absolutely recommended!”
20 May 2017
“Excellent fondu”
All hours
French, Swiss, European, Soups
€€ - €€€
rue du Camus 5, Estavayer-le-Lac 1470, Switzerland
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely perfect from start to finish. Nice and relaxed vibe, extremely friendly, personal and attentive service and the food was an absolute treat. Duck liver as starter Fish with asparagus and entrecôte for mains Tarte Tatin and Creme Brûlée au Vin as deserts All perfectly...More

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Looking for a traditional and a good quality authentic fondu? 1 hour from Geneva, 30 min from Lausanne - an old town with stone paved streets and a great family atmosphere. Plus going by a car is like a day into a pastoral pastures. Recommended!

Thank Tripcurieus
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The staff were professional and perfect. We had a shared salad to start and it was more varied than you would expect. This was followed by grilled fish and tasty little fries. A good address to recommend.

Thank David D
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

I have been to La Gerbe d'Or a number of times over the past 19 years. It's something I look forward to each time I visit Switzerland from my home in Canada. The quality of the ingredients as well as the care that goes in...More

Thank Rob I
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Sat down at 13:15. Ordered soup de poussin Bland and tasteless Felt pressed to eat and leave, and I was not that late to eat. Sandwich and bottle of wine would have been preferable

Thank mgilson11
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

From the reviews on trip advisor we chose this restaurant and the reviews were spot on. Lovely local restaurant with really good service and really nice food. Only down side, it's on the slightly more expensive side.

Thank M1nistry
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Should you be in Estavayer, don't miss the opportunity to dine at La Gerbe d'Or. Recommended by a local to go there, we were not disappointed. This bistro style cafe-restaurant is unassuming yet cosy, and the staff very friendly and efficient. We opted for the...More

1  Thank Alison1123
Reviewed 18 February 2015

This restaurant looks very ordinary and unimpressive from the outside, but you will be pleasantly surprised. The food and service is good and the prices are reasonable.

1  Thank yvonne273
Reviewed 25 December 2014

Seen the comments of others and wasn't disappointed. Good food, good service. I recommend that restaurant to all !

1  Thank Family S
Reviewed 19 October 2014

La Gerbe d'Or is a nice restaurant at the old center of Estavayer. It is a small place with very good food and a very friendly service. The salad served was very good with a very nice vinaigrette. The fish soup served in a large...More

1  Thank JoBe1964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Swiss, European, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Camus 5, Estavayer-le-Lac 1470, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Fribourg  >  Estavayer-le-Lac
  • Phone Number: +41 26 663 11 81
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