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Chateau d'Ouchy

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place du Port 2, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 331 51 81
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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47 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I regularly go for a drink there as it is a beautiful place in one of the best city location by the lake. The interior is glamour and service impeccable. They have meeting rooms and it is a serene place to meet romantically or organize business meetings.

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Thank nadia z
Lutry, Switzerland
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had poached egg in artichoke purée with truffle oil (really?!). Tiny tasteless portion with undercooked egg at the incredible price of CHF 28. One vegetarian dish: risotto. Not outstanding. Nice environment and service.

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Thank Lise66
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner here this evening. An all round amazing culinary experience! We were welcomed so heartily and warmly that I knew we would not be disappointed for choosing Chateau d'Ouchy as the establishment to have dinner in. The food was so scrumptious and the presentation was A+! I had the shrimp with turmeric as a starter and the chicken... More 

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Thank Terry M
Tampa, Florida
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96 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is situated on Lake Léman (Geneva) in a beautiful edifice dating from the 12th century. While the hotel is contemporary inside, it is warm and inviting. We prepaid our room in order to have a lake view and it is magnificent! The room feels spacious with its tall ceilings and the bathroom is large. The bar and lobby... More 

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Thank cajFlorida
London, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel in a former castle. We had a beautiful room facing the lake. My only complaint is the room was quite dry, there felt like no humidity. And the pillows were too soft and light. The view was lovely though and the room was nice.

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Thank Claire C
Almelo, The Netherlands
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81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice chateau located almost in the waterfront of the Lac Leman. Very near the marina and easy to find. It offers hotel facilities as well a restaurant. Go there as it will give you a relaxing time to sit outside on the terras in summertime!

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Thank Marcenlinda2015
Plymouth, Michigan
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144 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Dined here last night and ate inside due to impending rain, but restaurant also offers patio seating as well, with excellent views of the lake. Very good wait staff. Perch is the dish to order, accompanied by a small salad and French fries. Steak tartare was mediocre - not particularly flavorable. Nice ambience. Worth a visit.

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Thank Peg L
Lausanne
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Nice place with a beautiful view on the lake but unpleasant to see a rate crossing the terrace of the bar

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Thank Pierre Andre D
Cyprus
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

It is a place that you must visit. The service the food was very very good. We had a lovely time! The bread was freshly baked and warm, the lobster excellent choice and the beef cooked medium as we asked.

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Thank Musiclife000
Portola Valley, California
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40 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent clean quiet restaurant with small but delicious menu. Old world service only the Swiss still seem to deliver.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$44 - US$89
Cuisine
French, Swiss, Mediterranean, European, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place du Port 2, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 331 51 81

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