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Chalet Ticino

1058C Shell Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404-2902
+1 650-571-0507
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
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“veal” (7 reviews)
“petrale sole” (4 reviews)
“prix fixe” (3 reviews)
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Swiss, European
$$ - $$$
1058C Shell Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404-2902
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Extremely slow service. The waiter has a bad attitude. We waited for one hour. When we complained about the delay she got angry and instead of saying sorry she had bad attitude. We had to leave without eating. After all, we paid for no food...More

Thank sgdemirCA
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Took 1 hour for them to serve meal for two people. The waitress was upset that we were unhappy about the delay. We had to leave without eating. It seems there are short handed with people.

Thank uddemir
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Great tasty food, well balanced and so generous with portions. Prices are reasonable and affordable. The owner and employees are so welcoming and friendly. I love the attention and treatment from the moment we stepped in and we bid adeu. Customer service at its best,...More

Thank Von Jason M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Since I knew we’d be spending our anniversary away from home, I started several weeks ago looking for a spot for a nice evening out near our family’s neighborhood. What a gem I found.] Chalet Ticino is a prize. The ambience we all recognize in...More

Thank rickinhawaii
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

A very good small, quaint neighborhood Swiss restaurant in Foster City. It offers both a prix fixe menu plus a la carte choices. The prix fixe offers choices of osso bucco , veal scaloppini, and petrale sole. The regular menu offers a good variety. Wines...More

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The service and the food are phenomenal!! As a person that travels extensively, it's refreshing to find a place that you feel welcomed, and enjoy such quality and extreamly reasonable prices! Highly recommended

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Alex has run this small, intimate restaurant for many years, and the food is always excellent. Nice, quiet atmosphere, outdoor seating as well.

Thank shariwilliams
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Chalet Ticino's Lunch menu and Dinner menu offer up a wide selection of Swiss-Italian dishes, complemented by a few selections with a distinctly European flair. Alex's Bundener Raclette is one of the best I've ever had. Fondue selections are an especially superb treat for a...More

Thank treborz1
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This little neighborhood restaurant was delightful. Very classy for a small place. The menu was an interesting variety. My husband and I shared the pork tenderloin which was excellent. The spumoni was very good as well. The soup portion was small but the Italian wedding...More

Thank aleida1004
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We went there for lunch as we drove into the Bay area, because I had known the owner 25 years ago in Seattle and heard he opened this restaurant. We surprised him and he delighted us with an incredible fine dining experience in this quaint,...More

Thank Summitseekerray
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1058C Shell Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404-2902
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Foster City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-571-0507
Chalet Ticino offers traditional Swiss-Italian cuisine in a relaxed European ambiance.
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