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Hotel - Restaurant du Lac Retaud

route du Lac Retaud 4 | Les Diablerets, Les Diablerets 1865, Switzerland
+41 24 492 13 68
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible31%
Travellers talk about
“great lunch” (2 reviews)
“lake” (4 reviews)
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Swiss, European
$$ - $$$
route du Lac Retaud 4 | Les Diablerets, Les Diablerets 1865, Switzerland
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Dogs any size welcome, very busy place, international customers, fast and friendly personnel, wide range of sound solid mountain dishes, excellent desserts

Thank ohhoney
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The Swiss dishes we ordered were terrible. The "Croute au fromage" was a simple piece of white bread with melted Swiss cheese on top (tasted like it was all done in microwave, not the traditional recipe at all) and the risotto was made with regular...More

1  Thank njtille
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Here a perfect mountain restaurant! Easy access, beautiful scenery, facing a small lake, carefully renovated with charm, and on top of it, with excellent food. Other than the traditional Swiss dishes typical of mountain restaurants, the passionate and talented Fabrizio proposes excellent italian recipes, among...More

Thank ClovisSaad
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We were a party of 11 who ate at the Lac Retaud one Sunday lunchtime in February half term (UK) and enjoyed a fabulous meal. The walk up to the restaurant was bracing but beautiful – so we’d worked up an appetite by the time...More

Thank Petra P
Franz W, Gérant at Hotel - Restaurant du Lac Retaud, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Dear Petra P, Thank you so much for your kind feedback about your visit at the Lac Retaud. It is always a pleasure to receive positive comments on TripAdvisor. We are really glad that you had a good time at the Restaurant! We are looking...More

Reviewed 22 January 2017

We stumbled upon this place, looking for a simple coffee and piece of pie, and were impressed by the construction, location and presentation. The pie was delicious. It's expensive, but probably worth it if you are going out of your way for a nice meal.

1  Thank Wayne_Suisse
Reviewed 11 January 2017

If you do not know the restaurant du Lac Retaud, you could be very surprised. Inside, the restaurant is extremely chic, and I have to say that the prices match. However, the food is far more refined than a normal mountain restaurant, although the portions...More

Thank softySwitzerland
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I went last night to a party there, the Chalet has been completely rebuilt and Is stunning! I had been a few times before but years ago only for lunch in the summer. The partners that run it produced with the help of their staff...More

Thank Jelswiss
Reviewed 7 December 2016

One of the best fillet steaks I have ever had! Amazing staff who made a huge effort to ensure we were well looked after during our dinner.

Thank Brent M
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This used to be a rather retro buvette with bad service. What a pleasant surprise coming back and find this place with a complete and very stylish make-over.

Thank principessaB
Reviewed 1 October 2016

My wife and I made our third visit to the restaurant this time being the first visit outside of the ski season. The restaurant is situated in a great location. We sat outside with views of the lake and the glacier. Staff and food were...More

Thank Q106UWdavid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: route du Lac Retaud 4 | Les Diablerets, Les Diablerets 1865, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Les Diablerets
  • Phone Number: +41 24 492 13 68
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The establishment is in an idyllic cade with a sophisticated cuisine and a quality service. The arrangement of the restaurant allows a configuration adaptable to the various demands. Accessible on foot, by the road and in wheelchair, we try hard of you satisfied the closest to your desires.
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