Zermatt Restaurants are Awarded 242 GaultMillau Points


GaultMillau has selected the 850 best restaurants in Switzerland for 2019. The results for Zermatt can be marveled at: 17 Zermatt restaurants were among them, with the best awarded 17 points.

Among the 850 best restaurants in Switzerland, 17 can be found in Zermatt. GaultMillau tested them, made their selection and listed them in the 2019 GaultMillau Guide Switzerland. Two restaurants in Zermatt received 17 points – the mark for the best quality and high consistency: The After Seven in the Backstage Hotel and the Ristorante Capri in the Mont Cervin Palace. These two are among the 70 best restaurants in Switzerland.

Gault-Millau awarded a total of 242 points in Zermatt. The restaurant Al Bosco in the Riffelalp Resort 2222m, which was awarded 13 points in 2018, is missing from the list in 2019 because the restaurant will be replaced by a new restaurant concept. The Veranda in Hotel Mirabeau Alpine Residence and The Omnia, which both received 15 points in 2018, lost one point each, whereas Restaurant Paradies and Restaurant Uncorked in the Chalet Hotel Schönegg received 14 points each, one more than the previous year.

Zermatter restaurants in the 2019 GaultMillau Guide Switzerland:

GaultMillau points Name of the restaurant
17 After Seven, Backstage Hotel
17 Ristorante Capri, Mont Cervin Palace
15 Alpine Gourmet Prato Borni, Grand Hotel Zermatterhof
14 (-1) Restaurant Veranda, Mirabeau Alpine Residence
14 (-1) The Omnia, The Omnia
14 (+1) Paradies
14 (+1) Restaurant Uncorked, Chalet Hotel Schönegg
14 Cervo Puro, CERVO Mountain Boutique Resort
14 China Garden
14 Findlerhof bei Franz und Heidi
14 Chez Heini
14 Grill le Cervin, Mont Cervin Palace
14 Zum See bei Max und Greti
14 Chez Vrony
13 Restaurant 1818
13 Myoko, Teppan-Yaki & Sushi
13 Restaurant P.O.S.T., Unique Hotel Post Zermatt


17 points: mark for the best quality and high consistency
16 and 15 points: high level of the culinary arts and quality
14 and 13 points: very good cuisine and offering much more than everyday dining


In the same guide, GaultMillau also selected the 90 best Swiss hotels for gourmets. Six Zermatt hotels made it on to the list:

Zermatt once again proves that it is the gourmet stronghold in the Alps.