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Restaurant Fritschi

$$ - $$$, European,
Sternenplatz 5, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
+41 41 410 16 15
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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“rosti” (58 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (59 reviews)
“apple strudel” (11 reviews)
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Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sternenplatz 5, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 282 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the food, the service and the rustic details. Swiss menu is good for tourists. Nice for a romantic night.

Thank Marilúcia G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing decoration with eye catching masks and the waitresses told us that one of the masks is almost 200 years old. Its an old 400 years old building and it could be one of the oldest restaurants in the city The food was excellent and...More

Thank Krikoravedissian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You are at first drawn to this Restaurant by the art work on the exterior, looked at the menu, didn't have a reservation but were able to get a table, ordered our meals and drinks, service was fine and friendly, we both had the same...More

Thank Sunshineqld
Reviewed 9 November 2017

On our last night in Luzern some of us wanted to enjoy some special Swiss food. The menu at Fritschi looked attractive so we went for it. The food was a big disappointment. The cheese fondue was nothing compared to really good ones enjoyed elsewhere...More

1  Thank Kjell T
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We recently enjoyed a lovely meal here. Staff were attentive and were fluently conversing in 3 languages with guests. Food was good local dishes.

Thank lorraine164
Reviewed 27 October 2017

The Restaurant Fritschi is in a very old building in the center of Lucerne. The exterior has a large fresco of a festive scene and interior displaying authentic low ceilings with excellent timber work. It has a comfortable ambiance and pleasant wait staff. Our meal...More

Thank 2painfull
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Our tour guide recommended this restaurant and we were glad we stopped there for dinner. The staff was very helpful as we navigated an unfamiliar menu. We were very happy with our selections and so glad that we ordered the cheese fondue as an appetizer.

Thank jimb0gail
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We stumbled on this place, went in and had a delightful, local specialties dining experience. The gentleman who waited on us was charming and was a very good marketer. Encouraged us to try the local dishes and some fondue, and we were all very pleased...More

Thank SANCarolyn
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Ive had fondue maybe 10 places in Switzerland, and this is the worst.... The meat fondue also very bad - cheap meat, little flavor No ambiance in a building that looks very cool The prices were very expensive too, and the staff didnt know anything...More

Thank ilovecorndogs
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant across Fritschi was closed so we ended up eating at this restaurant. We arrived at 9pm we were just planning try fondue but were persuaded to order more. They have this line that they say to all this customers that the fondue is...More

Thank jennifer l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$32
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sternenplatz 5, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 410 16 15
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