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Swiss Chalet Rotisserie & Grill

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American, Canadian
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79 Robie St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 1K8, Canada
+1 902-895-6699
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Dartmouth
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to this location many times over the years. I always stop here for lunch when I have a chance. The staff is always friendly and the meals are always hot. Swiss Chalet has a new policy regarding their after dinner hand wash. Unless you ask for it, they no longer provide it as a standard part of... More 

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Thank donf456
scotpapa13, Owner at Swiss Chalet Rotisserie & Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, we truly appreciate it. I am pleased that you enjoy our food and service, we try to please. The decision to change the finger bowls to request only was a corperate one, but we will always provide one if you ask it is no problem. Once again we appreciate your... More 

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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always fresh and delicious at Swiss Chalet. Our server was friendly and checked with us several times.

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Thank Buffy M
scotpapa13, Owner at Swiss Chalet Rotisserie & Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, we truly appreciate it and hope to see you in the future. More 

Halifax, Canada
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64 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very poor service. The waitress was annoyed when my wife asked for hot water for me as they didn't have decaf coffee. When it came it was not very hot and didn't include a cup. My wife never was asked for a refill of her coffee. The vegetables on all plates were undercooked and mine was barely warm and RAW,... More 

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Thank Alan G
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Usually I enjoy the service that I receive at swiss chalet but my last visit pissed me off that I almost walked out...my boyfriend and I ordered the two 1/4 chicken dinners for $15 and we both got white meat... they were both great meals but my daughter ordered off the kids menu she wanted the boneless skinless chicken breast... More 

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Thank Shanda L
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Called to order promo deal, it was the first day and "wasn't in the computer yet" told this after given name number , blah blah. Then told I could still get promo through customer service, so I said sure transfer me. I waited for just abt 12 minutes before hanging up and going to Subway.

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Halifax, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I took my family here for a late Valentines and for my parents' anniversary because we always come here for special occasions. We were disappointed by how we were greeted (lack thereof) Vicki was not welcoming and unfriendly. We were shock of how she treated us and didn't even look at us. As someone who graduated and work in Tourism... More 

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Thank Belmes29
scotpapa13, Owner at Swiss Chalet Rotisserie & Grill, responded to this review

I apologise for your less than perfect experience at my restaurant, I pride myself on our service and food and appreciate you taking the time to write in. Vickie has been with us for 9 years and unfortunately this is not her usual service. I absolutely agree with you that our guests must come first in any business and truely... More 

Guysborough, Canada
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I have eaten here more than enough times to have given this place a fair shake. They have recently renovated BUT the service is just terrible. A couple of their waitresses honestly must hate their jobs. The food was not what you would expect at Swiss Chalet as this chain is one of our favorites...but not the... More 

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Thank beaverblue
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I usually start my visits to places with swiss chalet, i am a lover of the swiss chalet combos.when I was there the service was excellent n food was delivered hot n tasty.

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Thank dudie1954
scotpapa13, Owner at Swiss Chalet Rotisserie & Grill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to tell us about your recent experience. Your feedback helps us do our very best for our guests. We certainly hope to see you again in the future when you travel, many thanks. Jackie mckeown More 

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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had a Treyaki Chicken Vegetable Stirfry. It was excellent. You could taste the full flavor of each vegetable.

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Thank Pattie S
scotpapa13, Owner at Swiss Chalet Rotisserie & Grill, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for taking the time to let us know your feedback on your stir fry. We actually do get a lot of comments on this dish, people are surprised that we serve more than chicken and ribs. We hope to see you again soon. Jackie mckeown More 

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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 December 2016

mom had the always great chicken dinner, my friend had the mouth watering pasta and I enjoyed the delicious rice dish

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Thank Katherine C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Robie St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 1K8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 902-895-6699
Description
Since our doors first opened in 1954, Canadian families have been coming back to Swiss Chalet generation after generation. Our rotisserie ovens only accept fresh (never frozen), grain-fed, Canadian Grade A chickens, because quality is all we know. So what will it be? A Quarter Chicken with fries?

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