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Buner

#69 of 449 Restaurants in Bern
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Kasernenstrasse 31 | 3013 Bern, Bern 3013, Switzerland
+41 31 333 15 15
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10:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 23:00
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New York City, New York
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315 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm American, and was taken there by a Swiss friend who has good taste. The dinner was served graciously by the staff, and it was both attractive and delicious. My host told me that it is a fairly recently-opened restaurant, so it's not yet on all the lists of great places to dine in Bern; I don't know what "fairly... More 

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Miguel CM Crespo
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Bünner was on my bucket list for restaurants in Switzerland and it exceeded my expectations. Julio welcomes all the guests warmly and takes excellent care of them despite the fact that the house was complete. The starters and main courses were classics very well done, with a personal twist. The restaurant is cozy but not plushy. A harmonious combination between... More 

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Burgdorf, Switzerland
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The service was very friendly and helpful. They have a good and saisonal selection. The drinks and meals were quickly served and everyone was happy with the food. The only thing I can complain about is the way they flavour the meals (very sparingely). Altogether: good but not exciting.

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Tampa, FL
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96 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The building and dining area are nice. Outdoors would be great -not occupied due to rain today. We sought out a restaurant with good food but off the tourist map. This was it for sure. Love being in a restaurant with only local people. But the food was very basic - we've had the same in a cheap German restaurant... More 

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Canton of Bern, Switzerland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I was happily surprised. The service is extremely polite and efficient. We felt really comfortable. We orders 4 dishes and all of them were excellent. The gazpacho, a simple soup some might say, was the best I ever had. The salmon ceviche was not traditional peruvian (It was more like a tirado) but refreshing and really well presented. The mains... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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184 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Just outside the bustling tourist areas of Bern, under the shady trees of this quiet neighborhood, nestled into a comfortable well preserved house, lies BUNER Restaurant. Charming and quaint, it welcomes you into its relaxed atmosphere by tantalizing your nose with scents that flow upon the gentle breezes. We were greeted promptly and warmly by Julio Da Silva (Proprietor) and... More 

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Zug, Switzerland
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

The food was very good, the staff friendly, the atmosphere is nice and there is a nice terrasse that must be very pleasant in the summer.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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97 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Büner is definitely one of my best discoveries in Berne! Not exactly cheap, but well worth the money. We had a wonderful fish on a sauce that wasn't just yellow but actually contained saffron, and the Wienerschnitzel was excellent (and ginormous), both beautifully presented. The Pouilly Fumé one of the best I've had, and the service was very friendly and... More 

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Langenthal, Schweiz
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167 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

You will break the bank if you eat here often, but for a special occasion, Büner is excellent. Whomever you bring here will be impressed. Creative menu. Perfect service. Great wine list. They had Bison and Water Buffalo on the menu this time. I did not quite understand how this is possible, but they said these animals are raised in... More 

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bsterchi, Geschäftsführer at Buner, responded to this review

Dear Ravenshaw. Thank you very much for your nice feedback. I am very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at our restaurant and do hope you will visit us again soon. By the way, we just received another special meat you should try! A Yak-Beef which is also raised in the region and is originally from Tibet...just in case... More 

Bern, Switzerland
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2015

My husband had been here before with his colleagues for lunch but it was my first time. I was pleasantly surprised! I loved the bistro atmosphere and we were seated at the back room with the jade green wall with the black and white picture frames and the throwpillows on the seats. The opaque windows had wine bottles for decor... More 

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bsterchi, Geschäftsführer at Buner, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for your much appreciated feedback! I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us and hope we'll be able to be your host again soon. Wishing you a great weekend! B. Sterchi, Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$34 - US$145
Cuisine
Diner, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kasernenstrasse 31 | 3013 Bern, Bern 3013, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bern Mittelland District  >  Bern
  • Phone Number: +41 31 333 15 15

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