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Engstligenalp

) #6 of 31 Restaurants in Adelboden $$ - $$$
Unter dem Birg 1662A, Adelboden 3715, Switzerland
+41 33 673 22 91
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fondue” (9 reviews)
“cable car” (3 reviews)
“igloo” (8 reviews)
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Swiss
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Unter dem Birg 1662A, Adelboden 3715, Switzerland
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The igloo was very beautiful, the staff was young and friendly and the fondue was quite good. A negative point is that we had to wait from 7PM to 7:30PM to get a table and a blanket, we were quite freezing and we didn't get...More

Thank MorganMoMo
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We enjoyed fondue in the igloo on New Years Eve. Although the igloo rather looks like a huge messy amount of snow on the outside, it's very nice inside. After entering, you first get into some kind of "arrival room" with snow and ice sculptures......More

Thank kiwiblume
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Unlucky due to lack of snow. Igloo is fine, though not as impressive as similar ones in Finland. Fondue is mediocre, but slightly more expensive than it should be.

1  Thank Alper E
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

My wife & I (aged in our 60's) walked from Adelboden village down to the river at the bottom of the valley and then along it to a beautiful big waterfall (Engstigenfalle). This took a little more than an hour and was fairly easygoing. Alternatively...More

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Everything went smoothly. We arrived by a cable car, walked a bit and there we were. The igloo is superb! It has a reception hall and then several rooms with tables. They walked us to our table and we waited a bit. We ordered a...More

Thank mikiqex
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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

To have a fondue in an igloo is really a unique experience. Despite being a little far from the village, it is still worth it. You'll spend around 18 CHF (round trip) for the taxi to the lift, around 20 CHF for the lift itself...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This is an original and nice way to eat a cheese fondue (other meals if you are not too much on fondue). An experience which will please everyone, the best is to go in a team. The decor is nice, the setting well organized....

Thank David P
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Took in an evening upon recommendation to have traditional swiss fondu in the amazing setting of a real igloo! You need to like cheese and bread to go here, because thats all thats on offer. For our tastes, I would say the fondu isn't the...More

Thank CJRMLC
Reviewed 26 January 2016

The igloo appears smaller from the outside, but is large inside with many rooms where you can enjoy lovely glutwein or fondue. The ice statues are amazing, with some containing a single rose or gladioli. Tables and chairs are also made from ice blocks and...More

Thank KimM750
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Actual visit was in April 2013. We pass by Adelboden which was extremely beautiful place with streams, pine trees and mountains. We reached Engstligenalp and took a cable car which was a short duration to the top. We did husky ride and ate cheese fondue...More

Thank Anan M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Swiss
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unter dem Birg 1662A, Adelboden 3715, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bernese Oberland  >  Adelboden
  • Phone Number: +41 33 673 22 91
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