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Restaurant Vieux Chalet

) #13 of 58 Restaurants in Saas-Fee $$ - $$$
Untere Dorfstrasse 30 | 3906 Saas-Fee, Saas-Fee 3906, Switzerland
+41 27 957 28 92
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fondue” (45 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
“truffles” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Swiss
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Untere Dorfstrasse 30 | 3906 Saas-Fee, Saas-Fee 3906, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

a delicious restaurant with quite a choice, but the cheese fondue and the rosti are best. wonderful and relaxing atmosphere.

Thank Fedz2073
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I lived in Switzerland for 18 years and trust me... have eaten a LOT of fondue. In Vieux Chalet I could eat one of the best. The fondue plausch (fondue pot with 3 sections) was excellent, and makes a nice way to ring the changes...More

Thank skirunfood
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Hello "skirrunfood" Many many thanks for your nice words here on tripadvisor. We are so happy you fully enjoyed your stay at our place. We are a small family business and all our staff is working for a long time together with us. They always...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

They have a great choice of cheese fondues. They have special fondue pans so you can order mixed choices.More

Thank PollyMeyer
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Hello Polly Meyer Thanks for your evaluation. It seems you were content with everything, which makes us happy. We hope to welcome you an other time at our place and wish you in the meantime a nice summer and all the best. Best regards Fam....More

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice little family place in which to indulge in all varieties of cheese preparations. They had I think more than 20 different fondues on the menu!More

Thank carlos222222
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Hello Carlos Thanks for your evalution. We are very happy, that you enjoyed your time, the food and the ambiance at our place. Yes, you are right, we have 20 different cheese fondues! It would be lovely to welcome you again in our restaurant. Best...More

Reviewed 13 January 2017

We arrived a little early for our 8.30pm reservation and were unceremoniously told to wait outside (in the freezing cold!) or in the (very smokey) bar, without even being asked for the name of the reservation. We returned at the appropriate time only to be...More

Thank Maliha M
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Good day Maliha Many thanks for your evaluation. We are very sorry for the circumstances at your arrival. In the high season and on the weekends we always have two services in the restaurant (upstairs and downstairs), the first at 6.00 until 8.15 pm and...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

What is a visit to Wallis without enjoying some Raclette! Our large group (6 adults 7 kids) were warmly accommodated by the friendly staff at Restaurant Vieux Chalet. The service was friendly and the food outstanding! next time we are in Saas Fee we will...More

Thank simplefamilytravel
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Hello "simplefamilytravel" Thank you so much for your kind evaluation here on tripadvisor. We are happy, that you had a nice evening at our restaurant and enjoyed the food as well as our service. We really hope to welcome you again in our restaurant and...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered four different types of fondue. Beer, chilli, cheese, and Gorgonzola cheese. All we're average- have had better. The service was slow. There are better fondue places in Saas fee.More

Thank travelguru433
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Hello "travelguru433" Thanks for your evaluation. We are sorry to hear, that you were not so happy with our fondues. Every restaurant has its own recipe and unfortunately ours was not of your taste, sorry about that. What we can not understand is, that you...More

Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I have been coming here for over 20 years and have always found a good fondue. I had never been here, and I have to say, this is the best, the very best fondue I have ever had. The menu is excellent, lots of different...More

Thank Emily B
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Hello Emily Thank you so much for your very kind evaluation here on tripadvisor. It is so nice to hear, that you were completely happy with our food, as well as with our service. We give all our love to the restaurant. Hopefully we can...More

Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

THe tenants are very nice and friendly people, good service. THe food I found average though and the prices definetely high. Speciality is fondue which comes in big portions, but I wasnt fan of the cheese chosen...More

Thank paulandre1984
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Hello "paulandre1984" Thanks for your evaluation here on tripadvisor. We are sorry to hear, that you were not so happy with the cheese chosen. It is a pitty, that the fondue did not suit your taste. At least you were happy with the service people,...More

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

They're serving various kinds of cheese fondue and similar Swiss food at this restaurant which all look good. We've had the fondue 1-2 times and we're quite pleased.

Thank Barbara C
Andenmatten C, Geschäftsführer at Restaurant Vieux Chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

Hello Barbara Thank you very much for your kind evaluation here on tripadvisor. We are happy to hear, that you were pleased with our fondue. We hope to welcome you another time at our place. Kind regards Fam. Andenmatten

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 47
Cuisine
Swiss
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 23:30
Monday
15:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
15:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
15:00 - 23:30
Thursday
15:00 - 23:30
Friday
15:00 - 23:30
Saturday
15:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Untere Dorfstrasse 30 | 3906 Saas-Fee, Saas-Fee 3906, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Saas-Fee
  • Phone Number: +41 27 957 28 92
  • E-mail
Description
The Vieux Chalet is a cosy Valais style restaurant. It is divided in two floors, and the upper floor is suitable for groups, families and clubs up to 30 persons. Our specialities: 20 different homemade cheese fondues * Fondue fun * Raclette * Rösti * Meat fondue Bourguignonne and Chinoise * Chocolat fondue * local wines * The smoker bar, which is completely seperated from the restaurant has Wireless. In other all big sport events get shown live over Teleclub and Ski Sport.
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