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Pop Up Fondue & Raclette Chalets

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GG Zurich posted on October 31, 2018

Pop Up Restaurants? Love Them! Pop Up Fondue & Raclette Chalets? Live for Them! Call us crazy, but these cheese havens happen only once a year bringing gourmet dishes with fireside coziness and fairytale romance to those cold, long winter nights.

Here’s our Top Picks for Fondue & Raclette Pop-Up Chalets in Zurich.

Chalet Züriberg  

When: 1 November – 31 January | Mondays to Saturdays from 11.30 and Sundays from 17.00

Where: Sorell Hotel Zürichberg (map)

2-second scoop: Serving cheese fondue by the family Lienhard vom Hof Guldenberg in Embrach and Fondue Chinoise with a unique view over Lake Zurich and the snow-covered Alps

Save me a Fondue Fork: Sorell Hotel Zurichberg

Winter Cruise

When: October – March | Mondays & Tuesdays at 19.15

Where: Departure Burkliplatz (map)

2-second scoop: Choice of fondue or raclette to enjoy under the Zurich stars!

Save me a Fondue Fork: ZSG Website

Fräulein Holle

 When: 3 November – 30 December | Mondays to Saturdays from 11.00 and Sundays from 18.00

Where: Sihl City. Kalanderplatz 1, 8045 (map)

2-second scoop: Ladies who Lunch…without kids! It is super easy to drop the kids off for their own world of play at Mini City while you gossip over fondue with the girls.

Save me a Fondue Fork: Fraulein Holle Website

Frau Gerolds Winterstube

When: 13 October – 15 March | daily from 18.00 | Closed Sundays beginning January

Where: Geroldstrasse 23, 8005 Zurich (map)

2-Second Scoop: With it’s bohemian, urban feel and crackling fireplace, we’re so in!

Save me a Fondue Fork: Frau Gerolds Website

Chalet au Lac

When: 1 – 31 December

Where: Talstrasse 1, 8001 Zurich (map)

2-Second Scoop: Warm punch and mulled wine aperitif on the terrace followed by Swiss delicacies like fondue with truffles and double cream Gruyère Meringue…delish!

Save me a Fondue Fork: Baur au Lac Website

Fondue Tram

When: 2 November – 2 March | Monday – Saturday 17.30 & 20.15 seating and Sunday at 16.30 & 19.15

Where: Meeting Point Bellevue (map)

2-second scoop: Awesome idea for when guests are in town. Check off sightseeing and fondue at once saving more time for shopping!

Save me a Fondue Fork: Zurich City Website

Bellevue Wienachtsdorf   

 When: 22 November –  23 December  

Where: Sechseläutenplatz (map)

2-second scoop: Warm up after open-air skating and Design Market shopping in the cozy Fonduestube right in the middle of the Bellevue Christmas Market

Save me a Fondue Fork: Wienachtsdorf Website

Chalet Pavilion of the Widder Hotel

 When: 9 November – mid February  | Daily from 17.30 

Where: Widder Hotel. Renweg 7, 8001 Zurich (map)

2-second scoop: A culinary excursion to the Matterhorn with raclette and Ruinart champagne when the the legendary Chez Vrony Zermatt becomes the guest at the Widder Hotel

Save me a Fondue Fork: Widder Hotel Website


For more cheesalicious ideas, check out our How do you Fondue article

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