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Hafenrestaurant

Seafood, Swiss
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Hafenplatz 2, Zug CH-6300, Switzerland
+41 41 711 90 70
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Today
8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 37
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best view in Zug and lovely food

The Hafenrestaurant truly is a well-hidden pearl just outside of the immediate centre of Zug and a beautiful 10min walk along the lake from the old town. The view of the lake and the mountains is fantastic and the food (some of the fish comes straight from the lake) is delicious. It is a bit... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
akri0200
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Zug, Switzerland
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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127 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Zug, Switzerland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

The Hafenrestaurant truly is a well-hidden pearl just outside of the immediate centre of Zug and a beautiful 10min walk along the lake from the old town. The view of the lake and the mountains is fantastic and the food (some of the fish comes straight from the lake) is delicious. It is a bit pricey, but surely worth a... More 

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Zug, Switzerland
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great lake front terrace next to the harbour with tables and lounge chairs. Restaurant inside. Food is good but the location makes it perfect!

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review
Google Translation

Guten Tag dîonshuit Vielen herzlichen Dank für Ihre tolle Bewertung! Wir freuen uns bereits jetzt auf Ihren nächsten Besuch und... More 

Zug, Switzerland
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We love going to this place, particularly if it's a nice day/evening and you can sit on the terrace which is directly above water with beautiful views of the town, the harbor, the lake, the hill (Zugerberg) and the distant mountains. The food is good, not great, compared to the price - I guess you pay for the view.

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review

Dear James N Thank you for the feedback. We'll hope to see you soon again to Show us from the best side. Your Hafenrestaurant-Team Essen, feiern, sein am Zugersee More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Great duck's eye view of zugersee and Rigi - but lacked a warm welcome and smile as usually expected from host's in this fine part of the world. Also a bit mean with the bread sticks and busicits used to try and placate the pre- teens in our small group.

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review

Dear James N Thank you for the honest feedback. It's actually not our art to welcome our guests and we're very sorry about it. We'll hope to see you soon again to Show us from the best side. Your Hafenrestaurant-Team Essen, feiern, sein am Zugersee More 

Zug, Switzerland
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

wonderful terrace to be on a sunny day. else everything was quite average. food was okay. service was okay, but not special. it's quite a family place, meaning lots of kids running round on weekends.

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review

Dear katherinelee Thank you so much for your visit. We'll hope to see you soon again. Your Hafenrestaurant-Team Essen, feiern, sein am Zugersee More 

Zug, Switzerland
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Been to this restaurant several times in all seasons. Its great in the warmer months to sit outside over the water. gave witnessed some amazing sunsets. Food is always beautiful and nicely presented. Service attentive. Have taken overseas visitors and they loved it.

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review

Dear Judy M Thank you so much for the nice feedback. We're happy to see you soon again. Your Hafenrestaurant-Team Essen, feiern, sein am Zugersee More 

Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

When you drive towards the restaurant you are stunned by the view of the lake with the mountains on the background, however it's also about the food and service. The meal that I had was ok, but not special at all. The most disappointing was the service as they forgot our drinks and they left the empty dishes at the... More 

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review

Dear FlopF Thank you for your stay. We're happy, you had (not with everything) a good time in our location. Perhaps we'll see you soon again? Your Hafenrestaurant-Team Essen, feiern, sein am Zugersee More 

Zurich, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This restaurant has a wonderful view of the lake, nice furnishings indoor & out, that is the only good point. We ordered drinks and were sitting at a table not in the sun so we moved to another table. The waitress appears with our drinks and starts shouting at us. Imagine our shock. She then tells us in a really... More 

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review

Dear twinkleto We're very sorry about what happen in our Restaurant. It's not our standart, for sure. We'll hopping, you had anyway a good time in switzerland. Your Hafenrestaurant-Team Essen, feiern, sein am Zugersee More 

Zurich
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Given the warm late-summer temperatures, Hafenrestaurant Zug is a perfect brunch spot at Lake Zug with fantastic views. Although there is no brunch menu per se, the all day à la carte menu offers a variety of dishes that will satisfy small and big cravings. We started with G&Ts into our Sunday afternoon, followed by salad and beef tatars as... More 

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review

Dear AJ T Thank you for your words. Zug is an international pit, so we're doing a balancing act between the diffrent kitchen styles (Swiss, Asia, Italian...). The best's in the mix, and we got that. We're happy to see you soon again. Your Hafenrestaurant-Team Essen, feiern, sein am Zugersee More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The food is excellent, the service is excellent and the place is absolute beautiful and very we'll located. If you can make it before the sunset, it's something you won't wanna miss when you are sitting outside. Worth every dollar.

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Hafen_Manager, Geschäftsführer at Hafenrestaurant, responded to this review

Dear Adriana M Thank you so much for the nice words. In fact, it's one of the most beautifull places in Zug to watch the sunset. We'll hope to see you soon again. Your Hafenrestaurant-Team Essen, feiern, sein am Zugersee More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hafenplatz 2, Zug CH-6300, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zug  >  Zug
  • Phone Number: +41 41 711 90 70

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Swiss

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am

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