Guests can experience culinary excellence in one of the many Gault Millau or Michelin gourmet restaurants, treat themselves in traditional mountain restaurants and enjoy the latest culinary creations. From every angle, Zermatt offers breathtaking views; what could be better than relaxing on a sunny terrace and enjoying the view of the most distinctive mountain in the world? The warm hospitality and unique panorama on Zermatt’s sun terraces make it hard to leave.
Eating & drinking
COME FOR THE FOOD. STAY FOR THE STORIES.
Immerse yourself in the magical gastronomy of Zermatt, where a wealth of culinary adventures await. From timeless, traditional dishes to innovative and on-trend creations - the variety is impressive.
Every year, the crème de la crème are selected by renowned restaurant and hotel guides and one thing is clear - Zermatt is the gourmet capital of the Alps, with many restaurants offering the very best in award-winning cuisine. Consistently high quality, fresh ingredients and expert preparation combine exquisite tastes to create unique, innovative dishes. The magical world of Zermatt cuisine: it moves beyond enticement to wrap you in its spell.
Zermatt knows how to create culinary experiences that not only tantalise the palate but also enchant the senses. Various culinary events take place throughout the year where Zermatt's top chefs demonstrate their skills and allow guests to share in their passion. These events promise gourmet experiences at the highest level – a tribute to the art of culinary creations.
Bring an Appetite
The Matterhorn and Zermatt offer more than a breath-taking backdrop. The traditional Swiss dishes will also enchant you here. Whether it's a cosy raclette or fondue that encapsulates the taste of the Alps or a brunch set in the untouched beauty of nature – the choice is varied, with something for everyone.