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Les Ateliers: Vevey’s not-so-hidden gastronomic gem

Just a short train ride away to Vevey there’s a gastronomic experience with an industrial twist.

5 New Spots in Lausanne this Season

Lausanne’s restaurant scene just keeps getting better. Here are 5 new spots to add to your rotation this season.

Nikkei Nine x Fairmont Le Montreux Palace Pop-Up

Ready to travel without boarding a plane? The pop-restaurant Nikkei Nine within the Fairmont Montreux Palace is the perfect culinary tour through both Japan and Peru.

Improving on a Classic at Café des Philosophes

With changes in the kitchen, updates to the decor, and basement nightclub to boot, it seems nearly everything is new at Café des Philosophes. That is – except the name.
20 Oct 22

Croûte aux Champignons

The weather is changing, encouraging us to seek comforting recipes and cozy up at home.

Umamido Lausanne

After 5 years of offering delicious bowls of ramen to the people of Geneva, Umamido has finally come to Lausanne!

Jean-Christophe Piccard: The Legend Behind the Mythical Domaine Piccard Natural Wines

Meet Jean-Christophe Piccard – the man responsible for bringing this iconic local natural wine to our tables.

Where to Eat La Chasse

The one season every year where tradition and innovation, heritage and exploration arrive on our plate with the most delicious accompaniments. La chasse est arrivée, and here’s where to eat it.

Where to Find Natural Wine in Lausanne

Lausanne has long pioneered the biodynamic movement, from the city gardens to their thousand-year-old vineyards, so here’s where to find natural wine.
31 Aug 22

Best Iced Coffees in Lausanne

This summer’s record temperatures caused many of us sleepless nights, which meant a few extra ICED coffees during the day.

Lakeside Bars in & around Lausanne

Kick back, relax, and take in view of the lake while sipping on something cold. Here are some lakeside buvettes you need to add to your circuit this summer.

The Best Artisanal Ice Cream in Lausanne

Nothing says summer like ice cream, and here in Lausanne we have some of the most creative artisanal ice cream makers around. Whether you’re a chocolate devotee, or want to experiment with new flavors, here are the best spots to try.
28 Jun 22

Grab a Picnic, Head to a Lausanne Park

It’s the season for picnics! Change up your dining scene by grabbing a picnic to-go from these local cafés and restaurants and heading to one of these 3 nearby parks.

Catherine Cruchon and the Legacy of Swiss Biodynamic Wine

For Catherine, it isn’t just about the vines or even the wine, it is about creating an experience that evokes “emotional registry.

Blackbird Downtown Diner

Perhaps they were the first to bring the Flat White and all-day breakfast to Lausanne, but as this city has evolved and become more dynamic, so has this Lausanne institution.

LEGRAM

A hidden gem located just outside of Lausanne in Renens, LEGRAM combines local produce with global trends, and aims to be 100% traceable with a focus on sustainable gastronomy.

Villa Malfi in Lutry

A new lakefront ‘villa’ restaurant in Lutry Port, it’s hard not to feel transported to the Mediterranean when sitting on this terrace.

Rooftop Bars of Lausanne

Our favorite rooftop bars in and around Lausanne, perfect for when you need to sit back, relax and enjoy the view.

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