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Swiss Mountain Hotel Restaurant


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The Swiss Mountain Hotel established in 1865 is one of regional Victoria's oldest licensed hotels and the oldest weatherboard hotel in Victoria. Now owned and operated by the Frangos Family, whose style and sophistication in Daylesford has become iconic, the aim is to revive the town of Blampied and get visitors and locals to call in for a pint or two in an historic location.
US$11 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, Pub, Australian, Brew Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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All reviews steak salad gnocchi pork belly staying nearby driving past large table by the glass the pub thanks guys relaxed atmosphere service was great staff member my partner cooked to perfection ballarat victoria
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Dropped in here for a bite to eat on our way home from Daylesford as had heard good things and we were not disappointed. I had the fish and chips, beautifully done with a nice salad. My dining companion had the lamb souvlaki and the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank FussybutFair44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Swiss Mountain hotel does not disappoint, ever. Parma and pot Wednesday nights, lunch mid, late week or weekend. Inside in the hotel or outside in the courtyard. Swiss Mountain has become our regular local haunt. The staff are fantastic, Petra, Caitlyn, Ewan. Always chatty and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Driving back from a visit to Ballarat,we spotted this unique Hotel, & decided to stop,& go in for a drink. What a find this place is? We couldn’t stay for dinner, but the staff, couldn’t have been more friendly! It is a very oldPub, with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank budemby
Reviewed 4 January 2019

This pub style restaurant has a fantastic atmosphere, great service and very tasty food. We will definitely return.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Odyssey427819
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

Such a fabulous pub with both wonderful food and service. At many pubs these days, the food is overpriced and the food is quite average. I haven’t had a great chicken parmigiana for such a long time, but this was excellent. We also had an...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lauren V
Reviewed 19 December 2018

Established in 1865, the Swiss Mountain hotel is located on the Midlands Highway about 10 minutes drive from Daylesford heading to Ballarat. With a recent change of ownership, this hotel has become very popular for fine dining as well as for groups dropping in for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 15 December 2018

3 friends on a few days away and chose this region as it has so much to do..great food, gardens, retail, accommodation, walks, etc. To finish our trip, I suggested we support a relatively new hotel, the Swiss Mountain Hotel, where I d been with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gena C
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Out of the way location a short distance out of Daylesford on the way to Ballarat. Not expecting much we dropped in for dinner. Impressed by the menu. Usual pub fare plus more adventurous offerings from the specials menu. I had curried duck leg and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarkW59
Euan A, Manager at Swiss Mountain Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2018

Thanks Mark we appreciate your support

Reviewed 11 October 2018

We dropped into the Swiss Mountain Hotel for a quick meal. My husband had a parma with Salad and Chips, which was fresh, tasty and cooked to perfection. I had slow cooked lamb shoulder which was also delicious, cooked beautifully.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Barb p
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Well how about dining in the oldest weatherboard hotel in Victoria. Good and friendly staff , the atmosphere was good at the hotel We ordered calamari (nice) 6 steaks cooked to family expectation but the steak that I had was very dry and I feel...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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