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Swiss Chalet - Vail

$$ - $$$, , European
20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
+1 970-479-5462
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (49 reviews)
“raclette” (66 reviews)
“schnitzel” (10 reviews)
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Austrian, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in vail. Since I went to high school in Leysin it bring back many fond memories. Of course I have to start with a cheese fondue which was divine accompanied with a perfectly suggested white wine. Followed by my favorite...More

Thank fbahrami1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good place to try fondue. Regular service. Cheese fondue is very good, though the one meat is not as good. Quite expensive for the food it is offered, and the ambiance is a little bit boring.

Thank as_discover
Reviewed 1 week ago

if you like cheese fondue you must go. The pit was hot and yummy. Just enough liquor and the cheese was tart and amazing. Our server could have been better, not that friendly but food worth the visit. We asked for additional vegetables instead of...More

Thank Bernadette1352
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favorites in Vail! Alpine Style, Swiss, authentic! The classic fondue is the best dish on the menue. Really tastes like in Switzerland. Order the one in the Appetizer section for two - it will be enough. Then you should go with the...More

Thank heathers882017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is super busy, so make sure you have a reservation. Their menu is extensive, however, cheese fondue is there specialty. Several options and all delicious. Great waiter service. Be patient with the reception...

Thank BrazilAca
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this restaurant, the food is always amazing, you should try the matterhorn raclette and any fondue is great.

Thank Alejandro V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I had a great experience here! We really enjoyed the carpacci, cheese fondue, and the onion soup. Everyone was very friendly and our server Viktoriya was great!

Thank Miranda K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While our friends enjoyed their chicken cordon bleu, our Matterhorn Raclette was disappointing. Our waiter said one order was enough to share for two but that was not the case. The serving consisted of 2 small steaks, 1 slice of red onion, 1 breakfast chicken...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a very well recommended restaurant when you whant to enjoy swiss flavors starting with a Alprermagronen (penne pasta with melted cheese, also a Gebackener Brie ( triple cream Brie warmed and served on toast Brioche, following with an excellent cheese fondue and a...More

Thank Gerardo R
SonnenalpVail, Manager at Swiss Chalet - Vail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gerardo R, Thank you for your review. Our Swiss team is happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner with us. Please let us know when you plan to visit again so we can make sure to take good care of you again! Best...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as a large group with several small children. The servers were very accommodating, and the service was prompt and efficient. The food was delicious, and lots of fun. This is the perfect place to visit with a large group; the atmosphere is...More

Thank Shauna N
SonnenalpVail, Manager at Swiss Chalet - Vail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Shauna N, Thank you for your review. We LOVE to hear that you had such a good time and enjoyed our Swiss / Alpine Atmosphere!! Please let us know when you plan to visit again so we can make sure to take good care...More

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Questions & Answers
25 July 2017|
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Response from SonnenalpVail | Property representative |
hi there- our menu is varied and we do offer some gluten free choices- may we email you our menu please
Susan S
21 June 2017|
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Response from Gerardo R | Reviewed this property |
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29 April 2017|
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Response from SonnenalpVail | Property representative |
Greetings from Vail - yes we do - please email me at info@sonnenalp,com and I will send you information. thank you so much for thinking of us Patricia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$60
Austrian, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
    (Meadow Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Vail in town bus stop in front of restaurant entrance, and minutes away from the public parking structure and transportation center.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-479-5462
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