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Chez Rufi

$$ - $$$
Swiss, European
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Jean-Sessler-Strasse 5, Biel 2502, Switzerland
+41 32 322 35 94
Mon - Wed 06:30 - 18:45
Thu 06:30 - 21:00
Fri 06:30 - 18:45
Sat 06:30 - 17:45
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2015

The patisserie is just beautiful, especially from the outside. I had a coffee and an apple pastry - incredible tasty! Loved it! Worth of every penny!

Thank Mars D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

I visited that place on a sunny and warm morning and everything was arranged to sit outside. After 20 minutes waiting for a waiter/waitress I took a sneak peak inside.. And there were four ladies chatting with each other The croissants and pastries looked yummy. But unfortunately that does not help at all if you will not be served. Go... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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118 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

Chez Rüfi is the quintessential Swiss cafe. I have eaten there on every visit to Switzerland since 1972 (recently, that's about once every two years). It is the best place in town for a light lunch and delicious pastry. I have found both the food and service to be excellent, and the servers are indeed bilingual in German and French... More 

Thank HarveyL759
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2012

it's the best tea-room in town. More than the food and pastries, it is especially the service that is quite outstanding.

Thank PierreChristen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Swiss, European
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
06:30 - 18:45
06:30 - 18:45
06:30 - 18:45
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 18:45
06:30 - 17:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jean-Sessler-Strasse 5, Biel 2502, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Biel
  • Phone Number: +41 32 322 35 94

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?