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The Matterhorn

95 King St W, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 2M4, Canada
+1 905-372-5231
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spaetzle” (17 reviews)
“veal” (7 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hours
German, Swiss, European, Canadian, Central European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
95 King St W, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 2M4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Mediterranean Schnitzel was delicious ❣. The coffee caramel creme brulee is very tasty. Not too sweet. If you are looking for a relaxing dinner, this is the place.

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food and atmosphere is excellent for the price, will return! We went for a family dinner and really enjoyed many types of snitzel and other foods, and opur aitress was the best, great service good meal and lovely atmosphere!

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So quaint and lovely and I would advise anyone that is looking to try the Swiss side of things to come here .

Thank Jonathan F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The owner needs to be just that, the owner. Her service skills are deplorable to say the least. Rude, bossy and absolutely no regard for others eating as she “chewed” out her ONLY waitress over things that should need not talked about. Totally put us...More

Thank kellyroy59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most of the meal is your same old same old mashed or fries, canned gravy, with frozen vegetables. The Schnitzel is a paper thin piece of some kind of meat hidden in a lot of batter. Good luck tasting the meat. Fried batter is tasty...More

Thank TravellinGurus
Reviewed 15 February 2018

As an Austrian living in Canada, this is one of the best spots where you get real authentic German/Austrian/Hungarian food. It was a feast of deliciousness that you definitely need to try out. Will definitely go there again and try different kinds of Schnitzels :)

Thank Brigitte S
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

A recent trip to Cobourg had me return to the Matterhorn restaurant for lunch on a very snowy day. I ordered the white asparagus and guereye cheese chicken schnitzel. It was to die for. Light yet crispy mouth watering The side salad very fresh. Coffee...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Delicious Schnitzels, Walked from Coburg Beach. Great Service and a perfect atmosphere. Amazing Food!

Thank maddie845
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We were there last night, middle of the week, it was a Wednesday evening. Since it was so cold (-19C ) outside, and so busy, we only could sit in the back, and unfortunately it is the coldest spot in the restaurant.The food was good,...More

Thank mary111weilandt
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This theme restaurant on King Street in Cobourg serves up traditional alpine food with their specialities being a variety of schnitzels, including Budapest, Jager and and the Matterhorn topped with egg, dill, Kalamata olives, feta and Swiss cheese. They also have a good assortment of...More

Thank dcbeale
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Brenda B
12 February 2018|
Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
I posed the question and get to answer it. A reviewer gave this amazing restaurant a poor grade because of so so fish & chips. This is Swiss at its best. Light crispy Scnitzel at very affordable prices. Many choices to... More
10 June 2016|
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Response from DWGB | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Swiss, European, Canadian, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 King St W, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 2M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Cobourg
  • Phone Number: +1 905-372-5231
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