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L'Ami Ami

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rue du Bassin 8, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
0327256073
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious oriental dishes & authentic staff

This restaurant is my go to place, when I'm craving oriental food in Neuchâtel. The place is pretty small, but their menu isn't & has a handful of vegetarian dishes. I usually choose their very tasteful Pita Mix.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
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Neuchatel, Switzerland
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English first
Neuchatel, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

This restaurant is my go to place, when I'm craving oriental food in Neuchâtel. The place is pretty small, but their menu isn't & has a handful of vegetarian dishes. I usually choose their very tasteful Pita Mix.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Arrived here by chance - fantastic food, reasonably priced (by Swiss standards) with great, friendly service and amazing home-made baklava!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We were looking for somewhere to eat and came across this lovely little cafe by chance. We enquired if we could eat as so many restaurants are closed by 2pm and it was 3pm. We were welcomed in, seated and given a menu. The owner ran through the menu with us and we chose and waited for the food to... More 

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The restaurant is on the small side, but when the weather is nice the terrace outside is lovely. The food is delicious and they also do catering.

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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Neuchatel was a bit challenging food wise. In contrast to almost everything else we tried during a conference visit there, Ami had a friendly atmosphere, good Mediterranean food, and very good value. Dinner was fun and tasty. Don't spend time running around the town - just try Ami first.

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London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Visited this restaurant in early August based on Trip Advisor's recommendations. It is basic with white plastic tables/chairs outside and an inside area for the colder summer evenings. We had a mixed platter to share between 2 which we discussed with our very friendly waitress before ordering. She was extremely helpful explaining the dishes and her personal preferences. We were... More 

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Germantown, MD
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

The ingredients are very fresh. They have one of the best falafel and baba ganouj I've ever eaten. Also a great Israeli red wine.

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Neuchâtel, Neuchatel, Switzerland
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

Friendly, with a decent plat du jour (I had the chicken).

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Istanbul, Turkey
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

This is a very tiny restuarant serving Moroccan food along the walking street. In summer it is nice to sit outside on the street as this makes for good people watching. The menu contains a wide variety of kebabs, falafel and salads at a reasonable price. It is also possible to order as take-away. The owners are friendly.

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Neuchatel, Switzerland
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38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012 via mobile

Good food, very welcoming owner, good value for money.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: rue du Bassin 8, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Neuchatel  >  Neuchatel
  • Phone Number: 0327256073

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 33
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm

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