Restaurants

Top Choice Swiss in Chur

Bündner Stube

Candlelight and wood panelling create a warm atmosphere in Romantik Hotel Stern's highly regarded restaurant. The chef keeps it fresh and seasonal, serving asparagus (from their own plantation, no less) in spring, g…
Top Choice Swiss in Bern

Terrasse & Casa

Dubbed ‘Bern’s Riviera’, this twinset of eateries enjoys a blissful Aare-side setting. Terrasse is a glass shoebox with wooden decking over the water, sunloungers overlooking a weir (illuminated at night) and comfy …
Top Choice Swiss in Gruyères

Chez Boudji

Visitors love the authenticity of this Swiss mountain chalet with a panoramic terrace overlooking the Alps. Linger there in anticipation of the cheesy goodness you're about to consume. This is stodgy, hearty food: m…
Top Choice Swiss in Vevey

Denis Martin

Charismatic and engaging, chef Denis Martin is one of the country’s biggest names in Swiss contemporary cooking and molecular cuisine. His tasting menu – think Michelin-starred – is a thrilling succession of 20-odd …
Top Choice Swiss in Nyon

Hôtel-Restaurant de la Plage

This low-key lakeside hotel in Gland, 7km northeast of Nyon, gets packed on account of its rendition of Lake Geneva’s ubiquitous filets de perche (perch fillets), pan-fried in a divinely buttery, herbed secret-recip…
Top Choice Swiss in Wengen

Restaurant 1903

At Hotel Schönegg, chef Sylvain Stefanazzi Ogi serves seasonally inspired dishes such as oxtail ravioli with bone marrow and Swiss chard and perch fillets with black gnocchi and Champagne sauce. The pine-clad, candl…
Top Choice Swiss in Arosa

Burestübli

This woodsy chalet on the forest edge affords magical above-the-treetop views. Come winter, it's beloved by ruddy-faced sledders who huddle around pots of gooey fondue, butter-soft steaks and mugs of glühwein before…
Top Choice Swiss in Pontresina

Gondolezza

Not often you can sit in a former Diavolezza gondola car and dine out on top-notch fondue or raclette. Head up to the back of Pontresina to find this yellow cable-car cabin and accompanying sun terrace.
Top Choice Swiss in Vevey

La Crémerie Café Restaurant

Friendly staff and a relaxed, unpretentious environment make this family-friendly Swiss eatery with adjacent laiterie (dairy), specializing in the ubiquitous moitié-moitié fondue (made from a combination of Gruyére …
Top Choice Swiss in Schwyz

Das Insel-Restaurant Schwanau

For delicious nouvelle Swiss cuisine in atmospheric surrounds, don't miss this restaurant atop an island on the Lauerzerzee, flanked by a 17th-century hermit's chapel and the ruins of a castle tower. Ring the bell o…