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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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Kampala, Uganda
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177 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The chateau d'Ouchy has a beautiful view of the lake and great filets de perches. The fries are the best- thin and crunchy (I.e. not like the chunky oily American fries). Also, delicious chocolate dessert. If you're a veggie, get the risotto with black truffles- generous on the truffles and not overpowering- really amazing. Watch out for the price: it's... More 

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Heidelberg, Germany
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13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

View from the terrace of the lake. But the waiter did not come for 20 minutes. Good, if you're willing to wait. Stale bread and dry.

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Thank Ishodvinoe
Bedford, New Hampshire
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful setting with great service and wonderful food, accompanied by very high prices, just what one would expect. The salmon for main course was excellent, creatively presented and a nice mixture of flavors. But it was the duck foie gras with black mushrooms that stood out. Elegantly presented with marvelous delicate flavors. I would go back just for that dish.

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Thank HughDonovan
Lausanne, Switzerland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, great location, friendly service, good for lunch or dinner. Fantastic terrace during the summer.

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Thank Kevin N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has everything to need. Great location.tasty food.profesional staff. Everything is great.

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Thank Branislav M
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

You cannot miss this beautiful building sitting on lake Geneva in the port of Ouchy. The red tiled roof is a real feature and adds to the waterfront skyline. Beautifully decorated for Christmas it is a lovely spot for a cup of coffee.

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Thank theharrogatelady
Albany, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Lovely Hotel overlooking Lake Geneva with the Alps as the backdrop. Beautifully simple elegant rooms and the dining room is absolutely serene. They have a wide variety of choices for breakfast and a cozy lounge for quiet conversations. There are several choices for dining within walking distance and the metro is merely minutes away if you want to explore the... More 

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Thank travelfam626
Lausanne, Switzerland
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

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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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 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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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
Swiss, Mediterranean, European, French, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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?