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Restaurant zum Zahringer

$$ - $$$Mediterranean, European,
Badgasse 1 | 3011, Bern, Bern Mittelland District, Kanton Bern, Bern 3011, Switzerland
+41 31 312 08 88
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (2 reviews)
“the river” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
Badgasse 1 | 3011, Bern, Bern Mittelland District, Kanton Bern, Bern 3011, Switzerland
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

A great welcome, convivial atmosphere, pleasant service. The service was timely, the menu, carte was well detailed and the same for the wine.. An English menu was available for those who did not read German. Many serving spoke English as well. A most pleasant atmosphere...More

1  Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The food is excellent in this restaurant. I recommend spaghetti with prawns and octopus (spaghetti gamberoni et sepia) - my favourite meal! The staff is very friendly - the waitors very funny and professional. It's quite expensive, but really worth it!

2  Thank flaix1991
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Eat here with locals. Inside and outside seating, The owner and staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. We had shrimp, pasta, capaccio, capresse salad. Portions were large and could be shared. Highly recommend and would return. Hope this helps.

Thank Howard P
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Don't miss to visit this great and cozy restaurant when you look for excellent food and a warm atmosphere. Very friendly staff. It's worth to take the walk there. It is located in a quite corner in Bern old Town called Matte. You can take...More

Thank jascha-jk
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Went here multiple times for lunch or dinner. Great location, lovely garden and terrace. Food is great especially their seafood and fish. Very fresh and well prepared. Highly recommend the gamba's as a starter and the sole as a main. Enjoy!

1  Thank Basjee
Reviewed 9 September 2014

This is a delightful Italian restaurant close to the river in Bern. The menu was limited but that was actually preferable as every course was delicious and it took the pressure off ordering from hundreds of choices. We were particularly impressed by the outstanding service....More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Last week I was staying with friends in Bern and on my last evening they brought me to Zahringer for dinner and what a treat. It's set right beside the Aare river and the owners have beautiful flowers throughout the restaurant area and on the...More

Thank tmcDublinIreland
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Nice location right on the riverside, with a terrace facing the river. Friendly multilingual staff, pets are welcome. We had seafood both as starters and as main course - wonderful! Real Italian tiramisu to complete the dinner, and we were most happy to have chosen...More

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 24 September 2012

As allways the Zähringer in berne did not disappoint us. It's a great restaurant with delicious food. In summertime you can sit outside right beside the river aare. But even if it's to cold to sit outside, inside is cozy and very nice too. Try...More

1  Thank monster77
Reviewed 10 January 2012

for a long time I had wanted to write a review of the Zähinger. Moving to Bern nearly one year ago, I have eated in many of the Trip Advisor reviewed restaurants in Bern and can somply say that this offer the best value for...More

Thank Alan198471
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$66
Mediterranean, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Badgasse 1 | 3011, Bern, Bern Mittelland District, Kanton Bern, Bern 3011, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bern Mittelland District  >  Bern
  • Phone Number: +41 31 312 08 88
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