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Zunfthausrestaurant Pfistern

) #20 of 353 Restaurants in Lucerne $$ - $$$ German, , European
Kornmarkt 4 | 6004 Lucerne, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
+41 41 410 36 50
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“raclette” (32 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (44 reviews)
“bread” (55 reviews)
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German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Kornmarkt 4 | 6004 Lucerne, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has outdoor tables along the river with a great view of the nearby bridge and old town. Our server was attentive, professional, friendly, and fluent in English. Food portion size and quality were fine. This restaurant added to our experience in this treasure...More

Thank mzr51
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The service was poor and the fish was dry and tasteless. All of our dishes were terrible. Only good thing was the setting by the river. Tourist trap restaurant. Do not come!

Thank Lan N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food. Great fondue. Great atmoshere and an absolutely great location. Great place for an evening dinner and an afternoon beer. Its right on the waterfront.

Thank RGT30076
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Zunfthausrestaurant Pfistern was a great place to stop and eat. The service and food were to a very good level of standard and I had a great night here on my recent trip. Try it out.

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Pfistern for lunch while touring Lucerne. The location and view of the river were what drew us in and the menu had many options. My husband had the sausage and rosti and I had the sausage and cheese salad. They offer a...More

Thank sket101
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Pfistern on our last day in Lucerne mostly because of the menu and view of the water. It was late in the afternoon so they only had a smaller menu available. We sat under the restaurant in the covered area because it...More

Thank TheLudwigsFood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Lucerne for a couple of days after our Viking River Cruise and decided to have dinner for 8 at Pfistern. We sat outside by the river/lake. The service was excellent. Our waitress Cara spoke very good English and was excellent. The food...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at Pfister for afternoon cocktails and an appetizer of fondue We were told we could only order and share the $34E fondue if everyone else in our party of 4 also ordered an appetizer ($10-15). Because we wanted to enjoy the beautiful view...More

Thank HokieGal30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my third time to visit Pfistern. I have come here each time I am in Lucerne and encourage members from my group to experience authentic Swiss fondue. Due to a miscommunication, I had to change our reservation from 8 to 20 people. They...More

Thank songstress815
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After an afternoon of walking in the Old Town area, we stopped at this restaurant for dinner. The Reuss location is very picturesque. We ordered drinks, a starter and two dinners, a fish of the day plate and a dinner-sized chicken salad. The plates were...More

Thank VisitorBob
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Man Shan T
Hi. I just arrived in Zurich and i wonder if my friend and i can have a table for two at 630 tdy??? The restaurant looks awesome and we really really wanna pay a visit before we go back to Hong Kong - thank you VERY much and i look forward to ur reply! Best regards, Maggie Tsoi
21 April 2017|
Response from Remimag_Gastronomie | Property representative |
Hello Thank your for your message. Your table is reserved. See you later!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$62
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kornmarkt 4 | 6004 Lucerne, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 410 36 50
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