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Stadtkeller Swiss Folklore Restaurant

$$ - $$$, European,
Sternenplatz 3 | 6004 Lucerne, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
+41 41 410 47 33
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (39 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Sternenplatz 3 | 6004 Lucerne, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We walked past and went in a booked for the evening. It was a fun night. Gave us some understanding of Swiss culture. Everyone around us was laughing and having fun. We could have easily shared our meal choices as the serving sizes were quite...More

1  Thank lorraine164
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is one must visit place to not nly enjoy the food, but also the folk entertainment that happen in the evenings. It's always paced with tourists desirous for the Swiss flavours. We took the Cheese fondue, a Gen.Marktsalat and Beer. The staff are...More

1  Thank puchka
Stadtkeller, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Stadtkeller Swiss Folklore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning puchka Thank you very much for ths positive Input about our Swiss Folklore Show and typically Swiss Food. It is always a pleasure for all of us to learn that our clientele when visiting us has a pleasant time. We wish you all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend booking 24hrs in advance. Very busy staff so can come across as a bit rushed, but we received very good service despite this. The beer steins were super! 2 hands needed to lift them. Food came promptly and was nice. Perhaps not worth...More

2  Thank Bridget W
Stadtkeller, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Stadtkeller Swiss Folklore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day Bridget, Thank you very much for your positive Feedback. It makes our Stadtkeller-Team very happy reading such commentary. It is our aim to offer to our guests a perfect Service and let them get a taste of Swiss Culture and Swiss Traditions. Agian,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You need to do some things every now and then to remind you why you shouldn't. We wanted to go to a restaurant with a traditional Swiss show, including some Schuhplattler. That's not what we got. The food was very average, although they did cater...More

2  Thank Peter0457
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We entered the restaurant at about 14.00. The only two staff were seated at the back of the restaurant talking. They quickly greeted and seated us. We decided to try an appetizer/ starter sized plain cheese fondue which came with bread cubes. I asked the...More

Thank agoponty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good folklore show with active audiences participation. Very good meal but be ware of small portions but the show is worth it.

Thank Jorge L G
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Such a disappointment!! We walked by this place on our first night and decided that we would come back the next evening for dinner and the show. We were excited about seeing a traditional swiss show. But don't let that drag you in, the show...More

1  Thank TouringDuo
Stadtkeller, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Stadtkeller Swiss Folklore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Good day! After reading your Statement we called together all staff and tried to reconsctruct that evening of your visit in the Restaurant Stadtkeller. It is so that we do have over the summer season sometimes employees with a none adequate English. It can happen...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

This was a good group dinner (8 of us) to experience fondue (cheese was the best) and traditional Swiss music and a show. The show was a bit "cheesy" (haha, pun intended!) but expected. It would have been better if they just had stuck to...More

1  Thank Gini Beth W
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our evening at Stadtkeller, good food & great entertainment. It was included with traditional Swiss folk music, flag throwing, yodelling, dance & drinks. Loved it every single seconds.

1  Thank Ria1904
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We ate here because my girlfriend wanted to see the folklore show. I was not impressed with the food; it was very average and very expensive. The folklore show had some entertaining acts (the yodeling was great), but they had some cheesy stuff too (chicken...More

Thank Greg0ry
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David S
24 July 2017|
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Response from Stadtkeller | Property representative |
Good day David I suppose you have been visiting us for dinner and the Swiss Folklore Show. It would be nice to leran how you liked it! To your question; I am not sure from which guys you're talking about. If you need... More
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Pinkidatta
2 May 2017|
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Hello Pinkidatta; Very good idea to celebrate your Switzerrland trip ending with your 4 colleagues in our Folklore Restaurant Stadtkeller. With outstandingly good food and the unique Stadtkeller atmosphere, you can enjoy... More
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redundantecho
19 January 2017|
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Response from Stadtkeller | Property representative |
Good day! Thank yu for your interest in our restaurant and question. Our packages are conceived for 1 person, but it is possible to share them too (depends on how hungry you are I would say). Gratuities in Europe/Lucerne are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$100
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sternenplatz 3 | 6004 Lucerne, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 410 47 33
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Description
With outstandingly good food and the unique Stadtkeller atmosphere, you can enjoy carefree hours in the midst of original Swiss folklore. Traditional Swiss customs and usages, with alphorns, cowbells, national costumes, flag throwing and yodelling will make your visit to the Stadtkeller an unforgettable experience. The unique combination of good food, music and fun. Restaurant air-conditioned. Swiss Folklore Show season between end of March and end of October. During winter months no Folklore Show at Stadtkeller.
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