A high point in many respects

Restaurant Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

metres above sea level
hours of sunshine a year
days a year open

Surrounded by breathtaking Alpine peaks, the restaurant shares a lofty setting on the Klein Matterhorn with the highest mountain station in Europe. Just imagine the stunning views offered by the wide panoramic windows. The elite among Switzerland’s Alpine peaks are gathered around the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise restaurant. 

The restaurant has seating for 50, wheelchair access, and conforms to the highest environmental standards. The menu offers international dishes as well as Swiss specialities, with something to please all palates. 

The team at the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise restaurant is ready to spoil our guests with culinary delights every day at the highest restaurant in Europe. From hot and cold drinks, fresh snacks and Valais specialities to international delicacies, even at 3,883 metres the palate is not neglected. Recharged, you can continue your voyage of discovery to the summit.

Something for all tastes

Whether you’re in search of a mountain-top breakfast, homemade soup, Valais specialities from the pan, burgers, pasta or the daily choice of desserts and set meals – there’s something for everyone on the menu at the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise restaurant. 

Offers for groups and seminars

  • Meetings at 3883 m above sea level! The building houses a fully equipped conference and seminar room with seating for up to 50 participants – for those who set their sights high. 
  • The restaurant offers special deals on group menus and apéritifs for groups of 10 or more.




Environmentally friendly

The building’s energy concept was developed by Zermatt Bergbahnen and enjoys international acclaim as a model of its kind. The proof: multiple awards for cutting-edge environmental standards, including the Swiss Solar Award and the European Solar Prize.

Die Highlights:

  • Photovoltaic installation on the south façade produces enough energy to cover the building’s heating, ventilation and lighting requirements for the entire year
  • Microbiological wastewater treatment plant
  • MINERGIE-P® certificate: the building provides its own energy



Still looking for a suitable souvenir from the highest station in Europe? Then we recommend a little shopping tour through the Matterhorn Peak Shop on the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. With its own label "Mountain Care. Think fair - act fair" label, Zermatt Bergbahnen is committed to greater sustainability. And if you missed out on buying a souvenir, you can do so in the online shop.

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