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La Bagatelle

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Swiss, European, French
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Neueretstrasse | Le Grand Chalet, Gstaad, Saanen 3780, Switzerland
+41 33 748 76 76
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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellence is difficult to attain but not impossible. La Bagatelle offers eveything. The quality of the food, the choice of wines, the service,the setting, the atmosphere and the view.

Thank Bodrum123
Chateau-d'Oex, Switzerland
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186 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent restaurant and if a beautiful day a wonderful terrace to enjoy very good food and wine. It is quite high up in Gstaad and a steep walk up quite easy coming down. I have always had good experiences at The Grand Chalet it is by far one of the best in Gstaad!! Lovely in summer and winter.

Thank Jelswiss
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The taste of the food has deteriorated although they use good ingredients. The setting is very nice and it has convenient location.

Thank Osama57
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

It's a mix bag really. Some plates were ok, others not at all. Risotto, tomato soup, pasta and veal were all flavorless. Very pricy for the quality on offer. Service is also very grim and unhelpful. Make sure you tell them how much water you exactly want, they'll otherwise charge you for water bottles they open without your permission.

Thank Fadi6
Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

The food at this restaurant is good but the atmosphere is a bit dull. My husband & I thoroughly enjoyed the asparagus risotto with black truffle. Good service by the wait staff but we both commented that the restaurant has no atmosphere. The restaurant was half full so perhaps it is more lively & fun on busy nights. Too quiet.... More 

Thank Liz C
Riihimaki, Finland
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71 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

La Bagatelle offers excellent gourmet food with prompt, thoughtful service. Servings were like pieces of art and so tasty. On a sunny day lunch at terrace was beautiful place to lunch, an experience especially when small air jet flew over.

Thank Nefer075
New Delhi, India
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242 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

Some restaurants are known for food, and some for service. This one is also for the view. Superb food, awesome views and best staff ever. Highly recommend.

Thank Shy_tourister
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Top rated restaurant on Trip Advisor and the concierge at our hotel The Alpina Gstaad said his customers all love it. I just liked it. It was nice. The food was tasty. The service was pleasant. Wish I loved it as much as everyone else. Highlights: >The artichoke and berry salad was delightful. >The chicken for two was crispy on... More 

Thank Eric J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

I've been here many times in winter, but this was my first summer visit. Beautiful view from the outside terrace- excellent service as always and delicious food. This is old world charm at it's best.

Thank didyoupackyourbag
New York City, New York
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

We loved the setting; a beautiful old chalet that has a lovely terrace covered in umbrellas so you can enjoy the views without intense direct sun. The food is exceptional; a beautiful meal experience and great choices. However, it's expensive for what it is. You're paying for excellent service, which I believe is worth paying for, but our meal was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Swiss, European, French
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Neueretstrasse | Le Grand Chalet, Gstaad, Saanen 3780, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Saanen  >  Gstaad
  • Phone Number: +41 33 748 76 76

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?