A warm welcome to you at Restaurant "Zum See"!

Our Restaurant "Zum See" is located in the wonderful namesake hamlet above Zermatt. We will pamper you in the restaurant (70 places) or on the sun terrace (120 seats) of the 350 -year-old chalets in a homey atmosphere, with views of the Matterhorn and the magnificent mountain world of Zermatt.

The product range in summer and in winter an excellent gourmet cuisine with traditional and Mediterranean dishes, fine wines and an ever-attentive service.

A short or long visit at the Restaurant "Zum See" will enrich your stay in Zermatt with a special experience.


At the Restaurant "Zum See" we are open during the following times:



Summer season 2023 :

From the 23rd of june 2023 - 8th of october 2023

Winter season 2023/2024:

From the 8th of december 2023 - mid april 2024

For private events we are also open in the evening.


The restaurant "Zum See" offers the ideal setting for a private function:

Be it a wedding, a baptism, a birthday or even a corporate event - We will gladly adapt our menus to suit your personal taste.

We look forward to organising your next festive occasion at "Zum See".

For more information about your personal event at Restaurant "Zum See" please contact us by phone or by email:

Phone: +41 27 967 20 45
E-mail: info(at) zumsee.ch

Please note,
that unfortunately we accept reservations by e-mail only for groups of at least 10 persons and minimum one week in advance.


Our menu

in winter as in summer an enjoyment


Our current menu can be viewed as a PDF document here:

Menu Winter

Menu Summer

The left image represents only an extract of our portfolio.


Max & Greti Mennig and their team offer the guest of the Restaurant "Zum See" a traditional and honest cuisine.

It is prepared with only the freshest ingredients. Fine meat and fish dishes, homemade pasta and desserts are all year on the menu.

On demand the Restaurant "Zum See" can be rented in the evening for private parties, celebrations and events.


Our wine and beverage list


Our wine and beverage list Besides some wines by the glass, we provide a wine list with more than 40 selected positions. For every taste the right wine - red as white !

Our focus lies on the fantastic wines from Switzerland, which does not mean that lovers of French and Italian classics would come too short.

Greti presents at the beginning of each season a new and varied wine list of local specialties as well as Italian and French jewels for our guests.

Our current wine and drink menus can be viewed as a PDF document here:

Wine list  

What do guests and the international press think about us?


We appreciate the versatile and often very positive feedback from our guests but also of international gastronomy experts.

We have compiled below a selection of opinions about the Restaurant "Zum See":

2007-10-20: The Guardian
Zermatt is the high table of Alpine gastronomy, studded with small restaurants that have been run by the same families for generations…..

2006-07-02: Written by Allistair Scott
Max and Greti Mennig have created one of the most popular huts in Zermatt and from the most unlikely origins. Zum See is a converted farm building…...

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Photos & Videos about "Zum See"


The 'Zum See' valley:

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The 'Zum See' Terrace:


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The Restaurant "Zum See" in winter

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Restaurant 'Zum See' - live in motion: