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Reviewed 6 days ago

I don't drink tea or coffee and when cold I am partial to a hot chocolate and was really pleased when Petit Royal opened up as Zermatt needed some more cafes. This is my go-to place when I am in need of a hot choloate....They have a selection to choose from and I've still only tried a few. Also have great cakes. I've yet to try the savoury offereings !More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 13 July 2021 via mobile

I really wish we had tried this cafe earlier in our trip so we had more opportunities to come back. Everything we had was so delicious! This is the ONLY cafe in town that makes their own hot chocolate, and you can absolutely taste the...difference. Their other cafe drinks are good too. The pastries are really good, served warm, and not too sweet. Even something as simple as pumpkin soup tasted uniquely delicious. The cafe's upstairs area is super cozy with windows to peer down into the street and a faux fireplace. The ladies who work here are also super pleasant. Recommend coming as many times as possible, I certainly regret not doing so!More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 16 June 2021

The best coffee in Zermatt, with a fantastic selection of homemade cakes, tarts and pies ❤️ We have been there several times and are always amazed.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 5 June 2021

I loved the coffee, loved the cakes and had a delicious foccacia. Amazing. Will surely come back many more times

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 23 March 2021

Every time I passed by this tiny café, tons of people were waiting outside - and for a good reason. I absolutely love the concept: healthy artisanal food, wonderful treats and fantastic coffee. The Matterhorn-shaped chocolate is super delicious too! This is a very special...place, more like it is desperately needed in Zermatt.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 20 December 2020 via mobile

Best coffee in Zermatt and coupled with amazing service. The cheesecake is pretty amazing too! What more could you want?

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 16 September 2020 via mobile

Cute little cafe, with great cakes, reasonable coffee and sirocco tea! Made our afternoons to stop for tea and cake ! Lovely vibe

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Very tasty cakes (Apricot crumble & Budapest) and good coffee. Tried the Vivi Kola, the Swiss Cola which was quite good. The Romanian barista is very polite and helpful.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 1 June 2020

I just quickly stopped by to grab a coffee on my way to the railway station in Zermatt. The place is very tiny but cozy and nice. The service was very friendly and the coffee I ordered very good (as a Swiss, I have to...say that it is not easy to come by a good cup of coffee in touristy places in Switzerland). They also serve different cakes but since I wasn't hungry, I didn't buy any and therefore cannot comment on them other than they all looked very tasty.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 29 March 2020

Our family spent the week in Zermatt hiking late last summer. We visited the Petit Royal Cafe every day and, as an amateur but enthusiastic lover of all things chocolate, can confirm that their hot chocolate is simply exquisite. The cafe itself it quaint and...comfortable. The service is kind and welcoming.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Petit Royal Café is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5