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Au Vieux Verbier

) #4 of 74 Restaurants in Verbier ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , European, Vegetarian Friendly
rue de Medran 43 | Gare de Medran, Verbier 1936, Switzerland
+41 27 771 16 68
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (10 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Swiss, European, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
rue de Medran 43 | Gare de Medran, Verbier 1936, Switzerland
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Reviews (189)
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1 - 10 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 4 May 2017

We went as a group of ten over Easter break. The atmosphere is nice and cozy, very Swiss. Everyone who had the meat absolutely loved it - their specialty La Potence is incredible. The lobster was also great. Overall, its a bit on the pricey...More

Thank Hana E
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Ate the house speciality 'La Potence' truly delicious fillet steak seared in brandy and with a selection of sauces. Good wine list and a lovely atmosphere

Thank KimSB2911
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The food was excellent and the burger at lunch was superb as was the Japanese steak tartare. Very good and friendly service withy no pressure on time. Well worth a visit at both lunch and dinner

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The Swiss style hangar steaks were absolutely delicious! Also the other filets and steaks were great! The restaurant is right next to Medran.

Thank Timinguy
Reviewed 4 April 2017

friendly service.good if not spectacular food.nice ambience.usual swiss high prices but not bad value

Thank simon m
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This place is known for it's dish The Gallows, which is meat that's stuck to a metal rod and then lit on fire and brought to your table to simmer. It comes with a variety of sauces and rice. Pretty good! It's A LOT of...More

Thank Sophia P
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Classic Swiss food at base of Medran Gondola. Very good options...we went there twice for late lunch it was so yummy. On a sunny day plenty of options facing down the valley. Just across from the W. Staff was very nice and service is very...More

Thank jshMaryland
Reviewed 13 March 2017

the food is very good and the service friendly. very nice evening. only thing they will only take reservations at 7 or 9, yet we saw several tables coming in at eight. not sure why they told us that we could not come at eight....More

Thank jdechollet
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant serves very good food but with a total meat bias. So do not visit if vegetarian as you will only find one salad on offer. But the Potence Steak is amazing. Their speciality.

Thank Nerissa J
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Our first call at the end of a day's skiing. Right by the Medran lift. Good to sit outside in the sun and look over towards the Bruson ski area.

Thank SBSevenoaks
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello, i would like to know where to make a reservation for new years eve for a numerous family of 10 adults plus 3 kids under 4 years old .
31 October 2016|
Response from Michiel N | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know. Never been there with a group of that size
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 70 - US$ 200
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de Medran 43 | Gare de Medran, Verbier 1936, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Verbier
  • Phone Number: +41 27 771 16 68
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