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Zunfthausrestaurant Pfistern

Kornmarkt 4, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
+41 41 410 36 50
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“raclette” (40 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (51 reviews)
“bread” (70 reviews)
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German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kornmarkt 4, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During rush hour, service only prefer if you sit down and order food, preference full menu, then you get good service. If you only order drink or some sweet, you will get dirty look from waiters. They still serve you, but with slow speed. Food...More

Thank lingpizzi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten at the Pfistern on both our visits to Lucerne and each time we had fondue from the desk above the walk way by the river that has all the restaurants on it. The fondue is always great and the view is spectacular...More

Thank Gatobrit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, I suggest you make a reservation and book one of the 5 or so balcony tables - we did and it was definitely the best seat in the house! Now the only downside to this was that there was only 1 waiter, and...More

Thank Bobby P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice place with ok service, but every time I visit, I have a stomach ache afterwards. My partner loves their entrecôte, but it’s the only thing he would ever order there. So if you’re looking for a good entrecôte, this is definitely...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I ate here for lunch today. It was a limited menu for lunch. Here what we ordered - 1 coke, 1 water, 1 sausage plate with potatoes, and 1 meat and cheese appetizer plate. We paid about 60 CHF for this. The...More

Thank Bryan U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really can't recommend this restaurant. The service was not good or fast, but when it was time to pay the bill, the waiter basically pressured us for a tip and wouldn't step away for a second. I thought this was very rude and I...More

Thank Hannele K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here about 8 pm on Friday evening. Table by the river. The waiter came by quite promptly but after that things fell apart. Our first course did not arrive until 8:45! When I asked another waiter why it was taking so long...More

Thank Eva E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were several of us ...Most everyone got the Rosti, which was very good. I cant remember what mine was called but it was the beef with mushrooms...Was so delicious! We sat outside by the water, was very nice. Our waitress was very cute and...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was excited to try raclette for the first time and I was not disappointed. We did not have a reservation, but they were able to seat us upstairs in the dining room. The restaurant was a little warm inside, but the food and service...More

Thank khock79162
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fondue was a must during a recent visit to Switzerland. We asked our tour guide for a restaurant recommendation and he suggested Pfistern. I’m so glad that he did. The location along the Reuss River with beautiful views of historic buildings and the Chapel Bridge...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kornmarkt 4, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 410 36 50
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