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Refuge de Mayen

1854 Leysin, Leysin, Switzerland
+41 79 665 23 79
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good37%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Mar 2017
“Nice litle place on the slopes”
13 Mar 2017
“Love it..”
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Swiss, European
1854 Leysin, Leysin, Switzerland
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Very nice place to take a break while snowboarding. The only thing is, when you are here, you can't go back to the slopes of Berneuse, you have to go down to the lower parts of the region and go back up with the ski...More

Thank Oscar F
Reviewed 13 March 2017

That dish with egg, ham, bread, milk, cheese.. wish i could remember the name but have it everytime. Great place to visit while skiing.

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We were visiting the place with friends who lives in Leysan. Don't think we were visiting it without them to navigate. Lovely hospitality and service, beautiful views and good local food. a lovely afternoon...

Thank zasafety
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We a had a cup of coffee in Refuge de Mayen while hiking in the mountains. Service was very friendly and the scenery from the terrace was unbelievable. Next time when hiking in the mountains (or skiing, bicycling...), take a break and have some refreshments....More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 20 July 2016

While hiking down the mountain toward Leysin, Switzerland we came upon this little restaurant at just the right time. We were starving. We had the Mayen Croque and the cheese platter. Both were delicious!

Thank HaydenOBX
Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

Nothing can explain my complete and utter love of Le Mayen Croute, the most delicious eating experience during a day of skiing/snowboarding. Whether a small one as a snack or a big one as a hearty lunch you won't be disappointed with the chefs take...More

Thank Will A
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Lovely stop off on a long walk today. Friendly, helpful owners who even took our euros when we didn't have enough money! Their croutes de mayern was delicious - I think it's their own speciality and it made a perfect mid walk lunch. The views...More

Thank Cat4091
Reviewed 17 March 2014

It has a set menu of classic Swiss food but it is excellent. Family run, great value, loved it in the middle of a good day's skiing.

Thank Alexandra G
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Best croute I ever had in my life !it s not as heavy as the traditional croute au fromage so don t hesitate to take the big portion it s really worth it

1  Thank sunalpes
Reviewed 12 September 2013

This is a conveniently located 'buvette' on the walking route from the chairlift from Leysin back down to the village. Full service restaurant it's not, but the menu is simple and adequate, freshly cooked to order, great quality and with friendly service. Setting on a...More

Thank CabDriverA4
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Swiss, European
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1854 Leysin, Leysin, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Leysin
  • Phone Number: +41 79 665 23 79
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