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Mountain top, Waterville Valley Resort, Waterville Valley, NH 03215
+1 603-236-8311
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Waterville Valley, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A nice little restaurant at the top of the mountain. A very limited menu served cafeteria style. The views of the mountains are outstanding. The quality of the food could be better for the prices asked. I would recommend the pasteries as some of them are home made.

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Thank Jacobsjoe7
Hillsborough, New Hampshire
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used to stop here a lot a few years ago but stopped as they took away the cheese fondue from the menu and everything is so overpriced. It does have nice ambiance and it's perfect for just thawing out and/or using the restrooms.

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Thank OnthegoShelly
Braintree, Massachusetts
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53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

Hot Chocolate, good food, great views. What's not to like? Perfect to take a quick hot chocolate break and warm up from Skiing. It's even better when you take a break and get some sun when spring skiing. Love this place.

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Thank Mike M
Newfields, New Hampshire
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Top notch food, best mac and cheese we have ever had. The pulled pork sandwich is to die for. The service staff is very friendly and always smiling no matter how long the line is.

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Thank trishcoxnh
Boston, Massachusetts
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78 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

Located at the top of the Mountain at Waterville Valley. Great place to relax and get warm. Located off the main chair lift.

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Pembroke, Massachusetts
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213 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

The Schwendi continues to be our favorite ski lodge. The views are great on a clear day. The baked goods are very tasty. You must try the cinnamon bun. The entries are usually very good and much more interesting than standard ski lodge food. The down side of this lodge is that it is small so time your visits to... More 

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Thank Skier9175
Boston, MA
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91 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

For lunch I had a breakfast "sandwich" at the warming hut - egg, bacon and cheese on a large English muffin - fresh cooked and a great snack! Considering all the food has to come up by chairlift or snow cat I think their prices are good!

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Thank bosrocker51
Scituate, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

...With freshly whipped cream is something I will never forget. The ambience makes men feel like I'm in a lodge in the alps, an experience you don't get anywhere else on the east coast. Only down side is it gets busy, be prepared to schlep downstairs as there's not many tables on the top floor. They give you a tray... More 

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Thank lauriek2016
Waterville Valley, New Hampshire
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

This is the only place where we have meals or get drinks when skiing at Waterville Valley. We live here. The soup is great and the meals are a step above the usual fare at ski resorts. Good desserts too. I hope the folks that ran it last year return.

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Thank M C
Campton, New Hampshire
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Ever been skiing at the top of the mountain with your toes and fingers numb. This is when you hate the idea of getting back to a base lodge to warm up. The Schwendi Hutte provides not only warmth, but ambience, fresh GOOD food and reasonable prices - along with great deck views when the temperatures moderate. Makes me think... More 

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Thank Carol S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mountain top, Waterville Valley Resort, Waterville Valley, NH 03215
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Waterville Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 603-236-8311
Description
Gourmet cocoa, specialty coffees, fondues, fresh baked pastries, soups and great views!

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