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Address: Zermatt, Switzerland

A 13,533-foot-tall peak in the southern Swiss Alps.

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Castor is higher and more impressive

We climbed Castor and looked down on Piollox, which is basically old rock. We saw a number of rockfalls as we climbed

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 September 2015
San Rafael, California
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San Rafael, California
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

We climbed Castor and looked down on Piollox, which is basically old rock. We saw a number of rockfalls as we climbed

Thank ableami2015
London, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

THIS REVIEW WAS FOR THE PINTE. The salad seemed to have been through a chopping machine. Although it was a large plateful it was not very appetising. The soup was oversalted. The spaghetti with mushrooms was Ok but was a little oily and under spiced. The pork chop had a sauce that did not give the impression of home cooking.... More 

Thank Graham L
Totnes, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

This place is an oasis, if an oasis can have a warm fire and a cosy chair. The beer is excellent and all the drinks are reasonably priced with nibbles and crisps thrown in The excellent bar staff all speak English.

Thank MichealCanaole
Bellevue, Washington
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106 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

We dropped in for dinner with no reservation and were fortunate to get a great table in a back cubby away from the grill fire (which is probably the preferred seating area in Winter!) as it was the tail end of a very warm day and it was quiet and nice. We had some good Austrian house wine, and enjoyed... More 

Thank Scottyp2014
Basel, Switzerland
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109 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

Absolutely nice Restaurant with a very friendly staff. We had coffee and cake. Excellent coffee and very nice and freshly made cake. Price is good and not to expensive

Thank Mikel O
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88 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2015

lunch, coffee, drinks you cant go wrong here. The quality of the food is excellent, traditional cheese dishes or plenty of pasta to keep you going

Thank Fiona B
Zug, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014

The upstairs restaurant (since the recent redecoration) has lost a lot of it's charm and now resembles more of a "cookie-cutter" Zermatt restaurant rather than the old-style stube. The food quality remains the same, but the service is now bordering on poor (downstairs is an absolute shambles and should be avoided at all costs). There are far better places to... More 

1 Thank Schweizerli
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2014

Decided to experience our first 'fondue' at Pollux and we were not disappointed. The staff were welcoming, pleasant and happy to explain various aspects of the menu to us. The food was exception and plentiful, difficult to finish in fact because the portions were so generous. Great value for money, we would happily recommend Pollux to other visitors.

Thank Richard C
Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

Very cosy and relaxed good service always busy. Good place to have a beer pre evening dinner in Hotel. Log fires good seating family run attention to detail. Favourite hang out for casual night out.

Thank Mark O
Geneva, Switzerland
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59 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2014

Friendly efficient service by waitress who seems to speak every language. Choice of breads, heaps of pickles for free and very generous portions of excellent home dried meat and fondue.

Thank suemike_12

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