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Swiss Cafe

Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam 695527, India
+91 98475 93239
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“rosti” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam 695527, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought to have a nice cup of coffee in the Swiss cafe. Maybe our expectation were too high.... Very bad and watery coffee.

Thank HaJaIn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good, well prepared and reasonably quick to serve. Word of caution: the whole restaurant is a smoking zone. Hence a non smoker would not appreciate to spend lot of time in that cigarette smoke / smell, even though the view is very good,...More

Thank baburamsr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is situated just over stunning Kovalam beach with a great personalised service, excellent spread with sandwiches, toasts, pizzas, pastas, sizzler n many mouth water items coupled with great coffee A must visit while you visit Hawa Beach n Lighthouse beach at Kovalam

Thank Mrinalch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely place with good food and good coffee, right on the seaside where you can enjoy the view. Over our stay in Kovalam we visited this cafe a few times as it is one of the best one for quality/price. I honestly...More

Thank Giorgia R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is situated near the light house beach.There is a nice view of sea from here....Great ambience.But food need improvement.

Thank Kunjppu
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice place. Very good food. Very polite and friendly service. Visit this place when you are in a mode to get some relaxation. Quite space.

Thank sandyman0011
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

I have had my breakfast at Swiss cafe every day for the best part of a month.  The brown bread is very good, as is the masala chai.  I have always enjoyed the relaxed quiet atmosphere and the quality of food (had a few dahls...More

Thank chango09
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Liked it for the view to the beach. Polite and attentive staffs. Food are very tasty. Nice breeze overwhelming the place. Nice shop at the entrance.

Thank funkyman2255
Reviewed 27 September 2017

swiss cafe is just the same as its always been. The food is always excellent and the old menu is well tried and appreciated. The roof restaurant has great views over the beaches and promenade.

Thank KovalamPete
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We had masala tea, milkshakes, sandwiches and veg curry all really delicious. Free wifi and great sea views

Thank Susan G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam 695527, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram District  >  Kovalam
  • Phone Number: +91 98475 93239
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