Gornergrat Bahn - Matterhorn

 

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. 

3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat

The Kulmhotel Gornergrat  offers something for everyone:  you can choose between the à la carte restaurant ‘vis-à-vis’ or the Panorama Self restaurant.

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: 2 June - 27 October 2018
Winter: 8 December - 30 April 2019
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

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: 1 May - 27 October 2018
Winter: 24 November 2018 - 30 April 2019
During the company holidays of both restaurants, small snacks and drinks are offered in the Edelweiss Shop.

 

Dishes:
Selfmade cakes and pies

 

Space:

Inside: 120 / Terrace: 80

 

Accommodation:
Yes, 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat

 

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

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: 15 June - 16 September 2018
Winter: 14 December 2018 - 22 April 2019

 

Dishes:
Cheese fondue, cheese toasts, "Rösti" 

 

Space:
Inside: 180 / Terrace: 150

 

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: 30 June - 9 September 2018
Winter: 24 November 2018 - 24 April 2019

 

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:
Winter: 14 December 2018 - 22 April 2019

 

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:
Winter: 14.12.2018 - 22.4.2019

 

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:
Winter: Beginning of december - Easter 2019

 

Dishes:
Pasta, meat, salads 

 

Space:

Inside: 70 / Terrace: 100

 

Accommodation:
No 

 

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

Iglu-Dorf

The Iglu Dorf (igloo village) is about a 10 or 15 minutes walk below the Rotenboden station. The Iglu bar is the perfect place to spend a sunny afternoon amidst a snowy winter landscape. Try their home-made Glühwein (mulled wine) and follow it up with a cheese fondue and let the day gradually fade away…

Offer

Location: 
Rotenboten

 

Opening hours:
Winter: December 2018 - April 2019

 

Dishes:
selfmade white mulled wine, cheese fondue 

 

Accommodation:
Yes, in the igloos 

 

Contact:
Website Igloo village Zermatt

Chämi-Hitta

The Chämi-Hitta is located somewhat away from the crowds on the lower Riffelalp, about 15 minutes on foot from the railway station. In winter you can get there from the ski slopes or the winter hiking paths.  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 pit stop in the Chämi-Hitta.

Offer

Location: 
lower Riffelalp

 

Opening hours:
Summer: Beginning of July - end of October
Winter: Christmas 2018 - Easter 2019

 

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