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Gastronomy offer at Gornergrat

Due to the corona crisis, the range of restoration services on the Gornergrat is limited. Please find the opening times of the restaurants below. As an alternative, you can plan your trip and also the meals in the nature - and choose your resting place yourself. In Zermatt, there are numerous possibilities to equip yourself with products for an unforgettable picnic with a beautiful panorama.  


The Gornergrat doesn’t only offer the best views of the Matterhorn but also some of the best culinary delights. Get your strength up after a mountain hike or mountain-bike tour or during a day’s skiing where great food is cooked - in our mountain restaurants.  Enjoy a meal plus the views from one of the many sunny terraces at the restaurants. 

Panorama Self, 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat

Quick and uncomplicated catering on the Gornergrat is found in the Panorama Self in the Kulm Hotel.  Depending on the weather and temperature a sunny terrace is available for lunch with a view over 29 four-thousand metre peaks.  Enjoy simple food here, served from a buffet.

Offer

Location: 
Gornergrat

 

Opening hours:

 

 

Summer: 06.06.2020 - 25.10.2020

09.00 - 17.00 

Winter: 05.12.2020 - 18.04.2021


Additionally small snacks and drinks are offered in the Edelweiss Shop.

 

Dishes:
Selfmade cakes and pies

Accommodation:
Yes, 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat

 

Contact: 
Website 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat
Telephone: +41 (0)27 966 64 00

Restaurant vis-à-vis, 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat

Restaurant vis-à-vis, 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat

Here you have huge windows overlooking the Monte Rosa Massif and memorable views. They serve a selection of Valais’ specialities like the Valais cold plate, or cheese and Rösti dishes. For dessert we recommend the Toblerone Mousse plus a view of the Matterhorn as a free extra.

Offer

Location: 
Gornergrat

 

Opening hours:

 

Summer 2020: closed

Winter: 05.12.2020 - 18.04.2021

 


During the holidays of the restaurants, snacks and drinks are offered in the Edelweiss Shop.

 

Dishes:
Local specialities, cheese dishes and "Rösti" 

 

Space:
Inside: 100 / Terrace: 80

 

Accommodation:
Yes, 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat

 

Contact: 
Website 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat
Telephone: +41 (0)27 966 64 00

Pop-Up restaurant Riffelberg by Fuchs

From now on, your physical well-being is taken care of on the Riffelberg: bratwurst is grilled in the gourmet village, homemade products from the Fuchs bakery are offered and fresh Zermatt beer is tapped. in cooperation with local companies, we offer regional and local products in a relaxed atmosphere.

From now until the end of October open in good weather. 

Offer

Location: Riffelberg


Opening hours 2020:

11. July to 31. October
11.00 to 16.30 

Dishes:
Grilled sausages, Pretzel, self-made fruit tarts, "Bergführerbrot" and lemonade from Zermatt 
 

Riffelhaus 1853

The Riffelhaus 1853 restaurant is on the Riffelberg at almost 2,600 metres and is the ideal place for a quick bite;  for example during a hike from Gornergrat via Riffelsee Lake to Riffelberg.  

The Riffelhaus restaurant gets full marks for a typical Swiss cuisine: fondue, toasted cheese or Rösti are naturally on the menu. Air-dried Valais beef – a local speciality – is also one of the Riffelhaus 1853’s celebrated dishes.

Offer

Location:
Riffelberg

 

Opening hours:

 

Summer 2020: closed

Winter: 03.12.2020-11.04.2021

Dishes:
Cheese fondue, cheese toasts, "Rösti" 

Space:
Inside: 180 / Terrace: 200

Accommodation:
Yes, Riffelhaus 1853

 

Contact:
Website Riffelhaus 1853
Telephone: +41 (0)27 966 65 00

Buffet & Bar Riffelberg

The Buffet and Bar Riffelberg is located in the middle of the skiing and summer sports region right next to Riffelberg station. In the self-service restaurant you can create your own meal from, for example, the Rösti market stand.

Offer

Location: 
Riffelberg

 

Opening hours:

 

Summer 2020: closed

Winter: 28.11.2020 - 18.04.2021

 

Dishes:

Different types of "Rösti" 

 

Space:

Inside: 300 / Terrace: 400

Accommodation:
No

 

Contact: 
Telephone: +41 (0)27 966 65 09

Riffelalp Resort 2222m

The Riffelalp Resort is like dining in a different world; sample the various dishes available in the 5-star restaurant where guests find something for every taste. 

Ristorante al Bosco

At the Ristorante Al Bosco, Italian dishes are served for lunch and dinner. You can take a seat in the cosy restaurant or on the terrace and enjoy the view of the Matterhorn.

Offer

Location: 
Riffelalp

 

Opening hours:

 

Summer 2020: closed

Winter: 20.12.2020 - 18.04.2021

 

Dishes:
Italian dishes 

Space:
Inside: 60 / Terrace: 90

Accommodation:
Yes, Riffelalp Resort 2222m

 

Contact:
Website Riffelalp Resort 2222m
Telephone: +41 (0)27 966 05 55

Restaurant Alexandre

At the Restaurant Alexandre the kitchen brigade prepares top menus under the guidance of head chef Luigi Lafranco. Haute cuisine and a noble selection of wines to match.

Offer

Location: 
Riffelalp

 

Opening hours:

 

Summer 2020: closed

Winter: 20.12.2020 - 18.04.2021

 

 

Dishes:
Gourmetküche

Space:
Innen: 150

Accommodation:
Yes, Riffelalp Resort 2222m

 

Contact: 
Website Riffelalp Resort 2222m
Telephone: +41 (0)27 966 05 55

Alphitta

Beautifully situated, the Alphitta is right next to the Riffelalp Resort at 2,222 metres and just the place for traditional Swiss food, but with a modern twist. Take a seat on the inviting terrace and enjoy live music during lunch and dinner.

Offer

Location: 
Riffelalp

 

Opening hours:

Summer: 19.06.2020 - middle of october 2020
Winter: Beginning of December - Easter 2021

 

Dishes:
Pasta, meat, salads 

Space:

Inside: 70 / Terrace: 100

Accommodation:
No 

 

Contact: 
Website Alphitta
Telephone: +41 (0)76 461 94 22

Chämi-Hitta

The Chämi-Hitta is located somewhat away from the crowds on the lower Riffelalp between the stations of Landtunnel and Riffelalp, about 15 minutes on foot from the Riffelalp railway station. In winter you can get there from the ski slopes or the winter hiking paths. Warm up in front of the historic stone oven. In summer the walking path network is reached from the Riffelalp. A slice of their home-made apple strudel or fruit tarts are especially recommended at a coffee stop in the Chämi-Hitta. The offer also includes venison schnitzel, cheese fondue, salads or meat from the lava stone grill. 

Offer

Location: 
lower Riffelalp

 

Opening hours:

 

Summer: 20.06.2020 - end of October 2020
Winter: Christmas 2020 - Easter 2021

 

 

Dishes:
Coffee, selfmade cakes and pies, apple strudel

Space:
Inside: 80 / Terrace: 120

Accommodation:
No

 

Contact: 
Website Chämi-Hitta
Telephone: +41 (0)27 967 10 96

Chämi-Hitta

The Chämi-Hitta is located somewhat away from the crowds on the lower Riffelalp between the stations of Landtunnel and Riffelalp, about 15 minutes on foot from the Riffelalp railway station. In winter you can get there from the ski slopes or the winter hiking paths. Warm up in front of the historic stone oven. In summer the walking path network is reached from the Riffelalp. A slice of their home-made apple strudel or fruit tarts are especially recommended at a coffee stop in the Chämi-Hitta. The offer also includes venison schnitzel, cheese fondue, salads or meat from the lava stone grill.