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Cafe du Port

rue d' Italie 23, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
+41 21 921 20 50
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“french fries” (3 reviews)
“filet” (7 reviews)
“local gem” (2 reviews)
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Swiss, European
$$ - $$$
rue d' Italie 23, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family regularly eat at this restaurant. They recommended the fillets de perches. Service and efficiency is extraordinary by the staff and we were served promptly. The quality of the food, side dishes and seasoning is just perfect. Even the portions were generous for Swiss standards....More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

We hadn't been presented with a menu so that we could see the prices and ordered their only available food: fish and chips. We were stunned when we saw the bill: 4 portions of fish and chips + 4 small salads + one bottle of...More

Thank Razvan H
Reviewed 10 June 2016

At Cafe du Port, food is always fresh and tasty, and the fish is the very best, served in simple yet delicate manner. The cafe is cozy in the Winter or during rainy days, while the large terrace is perfect for a warm day or...More

Thank ochassot
Reviewed 20 May 2016

This really is the best perch on the lake. They get fresh fish almost daily, beautiful. The service is very friendly, welcoming and prompt. The atmosphere is relaxing, casual and quirky (in a good sense). If it is crowded and in summer, yes, service will...More

Thank Stacy T
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This restaurant was recommended to me by my B & B host for having "the best perch filets of Vevey". She phoned for me and made a reservation. First it was difficult to access the proximity of the restaurant by car from the direction where...More

Thank Eva P
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

After a long walk this morning and workout at the fitness center LaTour, we stopped on our way home for what we hopped was a quick lunch....fish was quite good, French fries, and rose' too. But service was very very slow! We had to ask...More

Thank Josmshank
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

The restaurant prepares perfect lake fish dishes. Amazing taste ! Highly recommended. Located in the heart of this small town on the lake, can be a nice ending for a day trip around the lake.

Thank Roby L
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Nice outdoor area and busy during lunch time. Seems to be a local gem, as we did not encounter too many tourists but locals having lunch. Service, quality and quantity of food were fantastic.

Thank Zullu2014
Reviewed 17 September 2014

This restaurant has two entrances, one from the lakeside where I recall the sign said Bistrot du Port and the other from the rue d'Italie where it is the Café du Port. There are three sections, outdoor seating on the lakeside for those who want...More

Thank Veni_bibi_edi
Reviewed 23 December 2013

just sit down and enjoy the day with a perfect presented cappuccino right in front of you and try some of their cakes: delicious!!

Thank Daniela V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue d' Italie 23, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Vevey
  • Phone Number: +41 21 921 20 50
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