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Japigo

#76 of 418 Restaurants in Bern
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Marktgasse 37, Bern 3011, Switzerland
031 302 01 00
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The location is a bit tricky to find without internet leading you. But once you've found it, its cool. Outdoor seating area (smoking) and large indoor area (sushi bar and tables). Menu is great in variety. Good price for freshness. Waitress are very friendly! Speak english, german, japanese and thai! Get crowded during lunch hours. Can pick up a box... More 

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Thank Malvin H
Zug, Switzerland
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

I discovered this Japanese restaurant today. I like the way the interior terrasse is organised. The sushi was very good. The staff is very friendly.

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Thank AnneCe1980
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Nice place if you want to eat good sushi and escape from the street crowd. Restaurant is hidden within elegant shopping center, but easy accessible. We enjoyed our meal and ambiance of the place!

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Thank Natalia R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Tasty Very authentic sushi restaurant. Rain proof smoking area in the Patio. It was verry nice. We will definitely come back.!!!!!

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Thank Pius T
Lucerne, Switzerland
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142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

Very busy place over lunchtime. Got a seat at the bar observing the chefs. Well - not quite an art how they produced their dishes. I have seen many japanese chefs that take their job much more serious and you see and taste that. The set meal A was ok. Miso very tasty, salad standard and the sushi/nigiri quickly preped... More 

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Thank Stefan G
Solothurn, Switzerland
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96 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Japigo has been one of my favorite restaurants in Berne over the years. The food is always good and although I don't eat fish my husband does and he's always happy with his meals, reason why we always go back. Try the Teriyaki chicken or the beef (can't remember their japanese names), my favorites! We've always been correctly treated and... More 

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2 Thank CC7Bern
Paris, France
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118 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The place is a bit hidden at the end of one of the numerous passages of Bern's arcades (though during the summer, a take-away sushi cart in front gives an additional hint). Modern and efficient setup, but expect no oriental charm. The menu is quite efficient, concentrating on essential basics. The 23 CHF lunch menu is relatively good value (for... More 

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1 Thank Thomas M
Bern, Switzerland
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253 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Japigo is a popular and excellent sushi restaurant located just off the Marktgasse in Bern (middle of the shopping district), which offers a very wide selection of sushi, sashimi, and some Korean and Japanese specialties. Although the location isn't by any means charming (although the inside seating is somewhat more upscale), there is no doubt that since the unfortunate and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013 via mobile

we went there on a Saturday. The place was quiet and the staff not busy. The waitress we got was really not friendly, quiet cold like she was didn't really want to do her job. At the end, we got one waiter who was more friendly but we had to wait a while before getting the bill, like we were... More 

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Thank Jean-Baptiste B
Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012 via mobile

From an amazing starter of tuna carpaccio with chilli sauce to the rude waitress mentioned below (almost worth the trip to witness her snarling) to some fairly tired and heavy vegetarian sushi to some good spring rolls to an eye-wateringly expensive bill......don't quite know how to rate it. For a country so far from the sea, not bad i guess

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$17 - $26
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marktgasse 37, Bern 3011, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bern Mittelland District  >  Bern
  • Phone Number: 031 302 01 00

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