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Swiss Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam 695527, India
+91 98475 93239
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is fantastick very good smoothies seafood is excellend restaurant is good seaview.... Very friendly staff

Thank kuldeepkandulna
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Zurich schnitzel very fantastic food Excellent smoothies cosmic energy Very friendly staff good seaview

Thank Deep. A. K A
Chennai (Madras), India
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place had been recommended to us by a friend for desserts. However during our stay last weekend we visited this place twice both times we had to come back disappointed as the person once said we are closed at 9pm on a Saturday night, and on Sunday afternoon he said no desserts again!!! :( Disappointed.

Thank Ahana R
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

It was our first visit but the food was nice and staff was friendly . I tried viennese ice coffee and pancakes and icecream . Both were nice , Didnt try sizzlers but nice smell was coming from neighbouring table of sizzlers . If smell is good food has to be great . So will visit soon once again for... More 

Thank haroonkerala
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

During our four days in Kovalam we ate breakfast here each morning. Lovely juices, scrambled eggs on toast & herbal teas with fantastic views over the ocean. A great café which we highly recommend.

Thank annemareec_11
Pune, India
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131 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Located on Lighthouse Beach.. Located on the 1st floor.. food was great and so was the ambiance.. located just in front of the beach, we paid a visit to this place due to it being # 4 in Kovalam and the place didnt quite disappoint us!

Thank kkj06
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134 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

The food here was really tasty and we enjoyed every bit of it. Nice view of the beach and nice service. Fairly priced and located on the beachfront. Worth a visit.

Thank Punita S
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We breakfasted here often on our visit to kovalam Very attentive waiters and service with a smile. Especially Anish. The masala dosa are Fab and the kerala tea delicious. The evening meal menu is extensive and it is very fairly priced. located on the beachfront with fantastic views definitely worth a visit.

1 Thank Jacqui F
Alappuzha, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

The food is really good.Staff is very helpful and initiative towards clients. Definitely recommending this cafe to others.Will be back again. Thank you

Thank Daniel A
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Had a very European lunch at Swiss Cafe - chicken schnitzel and chips followed you chocolate cake - all of which were delicious! Great views from the balcony of the beach: locals enjoying the surf and the fishermen bringing their nets in.

Thank Melinda D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Cafe, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam 695527, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kovalam
  • Phone Number: +91 98475 93239

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