Three of the World’s Ten Best Mountain Restaurants are in Zermatt
Also the United Kingdom's newspaper „The Telegraph" has granted recognition: Zermatt is a culinary hotspot. Worldwide. And it has selected three mountain restaurants from Zermatt and Cervinia as among the top ten.
The two Zermatt mountain restaurants, Chez Vrony and Zum See, are selected as among the ten best mountain restaurants in the world. The Chalet Etoile Restaurant in Cervinia gleams as well. Therefore, anyone spending a ski holiday in Zermatt not only spends diversified ski days on 360 km of pistes in two countries but also can eat a midday meal in three of the ten best mountain restaurants in world.
Zermatt has over 100 restaurants in the village and over 50 restaurants in the mountains. Of these, 2 each have a star in the Guide Michelin and 17 restaurants together have been awarded 238 GaultMillau points.
The Zermatt, Cervinia and Valtournenche ski areas are linked with each other. This means the unlimited ski enjoyment and eating pleasure is available on both sides of the border. The mountain restaurants not only offer world-renowned cuisine but also sunny terraces with views of the Matterhorn, each with a different perspective, even if the Italians name it „il Cervino".