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Kornhauskeller

Kornhausplatz 18 | 3011 Bern, Bern 3011, Switzerland
+41 31 327 72 72
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian, Swiss, Mediterranean, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Kornhausplatz 18 | 3011 Bern, Bern 3011, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great pick for a really nice atmosphere and food. Also able to serve you quite late. Impressed by offer of food for kids 12 and under who can eat for 15 CHF and discover what they like and have it adapted as they like (photo...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TravelandKids2010
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kornhauskeller, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear guest, First and foremost, thank you for your visit and the time to share your feedback about it with other travellers. The opinion of our guests is very important to us and, therefore, we appreciate your review very much. Here at Kornhauskeller, we try...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You walk down the stairs facing the restaurant down another floor and on each side you have the bar area with seats drinks. The decor is fab and we had our drinks on the left side ...somewhat quieter than the right side where the bar...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 658annmarier
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kornhauskeller, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 658annmarier, Thank you for visiting Kornhaus Galerie Bar in Bern. Warm colors, comfortable chairs, and dimmed lighting give our bar and lounge a relaxing ambiance. It is the perfect setting for spending time with friends. In addition to a wide selection of aperitifs and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for our anniversary and it was perfect. The place is beautiful, in a great location and good food. Our waiter heard us taking in Spanish and made an effort to communicate in Italian. Superb service! Walking distance from the train station or parking to...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Nestor Isaias Q
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kornhauskeller, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Nestor Isaias Q, Thank you for choosing Kornhauskeller to celebrate your anniversary. It's great to hear you had such a wonderful evening. Our beautiful cellar restaurant is a perfect place to celebrate such a special occasion. We work hard to provide our guests with...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Impressive Ambiance, kind and helpful waiters. Delicious food and well chilled wine. The place was heavily booked for lunch yet the service never suffered. We enjoyed ourselves very much. Thank You Kornhauskeller.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Departure40561
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

It’s a very beautiful restaurant with a classic atmosphere. The food is great with good portion. The staff is very nice and they are very talkative. It’s absolutely deserve a visit when travelling to Bern. Please note that it’s located at the underground and there...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TouS31
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kornhauskeller, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hey there, We thoroughly enjoyed reading your review of our restaurant. It is great to hear that you had an enjoyable stay. We put a lot of hard work into preparing and serving our Mediterranean cuisine and Swiss dishes. Therefore we are delighted to hear...More

Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been there for a business lunch. The setting is beautiful. The food was very good as well, we had the “la chasse” (game Hunt) plate with red cabbage and gratin, the crème caramel was delicious as well as the soup and the mixed salad...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Delnyon
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kornhauskeller, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Dear Delnyon, Thank you for your kind comments. It's a pleasure to read you enjoyed your lunch at Kornhauskeller. We also love to see our reviewers specifically mention the dishes they had. We feel it makes the review so much more meaningful and gives readers...More

Reviewed October 11, 2018

Went here a few times to take a Beer in the bar. A bit pricy but a fantastic place and athmosphere. Something to experienceMore

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Hans G
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kornhauskeller, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Dear Hans G, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are happy to read you enjoyed your time at Kornhauskelle. Being an outstanding example of Bernese High Baroque style, our restaurant offers a unique atmosphere. We are proud of its long history and like to...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018

Compared to many other dinners in Switzerland, this is no more expensive and so much better! The room is gorgeous. The service was wonderful. The food...well it was very, very good. The husband had the Tomato soup which was really tasty, and the Sea Bass...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Graciel
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kornhauskeller, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Dear Graciel, Thank you so much for visiting Kornhauskeller and writing such a positive review. We are glad to read you enjoyed your dining experience in our cellar restaurant in the heart of Bern. Indeed, a combination of high-quality food with the fine Italian wine...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018

It isn't often you get to eat in such a gorgeous Baroque building from the 1700's. Your mind is blown just from walking in, without even eating or drinking! Cocktails at the bar before or after dinner is a must....you never know who you are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MilkmaidTS
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This restaurant is in an old building that is absolutely beautiful! I was on the second level and the view of the building was stunning. The food was outstanding and the service exceptional. This is an expensive place to eat but well worth it. If...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mlewiscps21
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kornhauskeller, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Dear mlewiscps21, Thank you so much for your excellent 5-star-review. We appreciate the time it took for you to give us this feedback. It's great to know you were so impressed by Kornhauskeller restaurant. It's well-known not only for its remarkable history and outstanding ambiance...More

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shafiqjafferji
October 29, 2017|
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Response from Adrian_Cassarino | Property representative |
Dear shafiqjafferji, Thank you for your message. We recommend to book for dinner - especially during autumn and winter. It really depends on what you order. On our website kornhauskeller.ch you may find the menu. Best... More
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Deena D
March 24, 2017|
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Response from Buttercarp | Reviewed this property |
Reservation is definitely recommended esp if you are going on a Sunday. I emailed them. They only replied 1 week before the reservation date, so I think they only allow you to reserve 1 week before.
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Buttercarp
December 7, 2016|
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Response from Kornhaus | Property representative |
Dear Buttercar There is no dresscode. We look forward to welcome you. Warm regards from Kornhauskeller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Monday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Tuesday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Wednesday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Thursday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Friday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Saturday
11:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kornhausplatz 18 | 3011 Bern, Bern 3011, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bern Mittelland District  >  Bern
  • Phone Number: +41 31 327 72 72
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