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Kleine Schanze

Bundesgasse 7, Bern, Switzerland
+41 31 311 23 04
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good32%
  • Average28%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible8%
May 22, 2017
“It's okay ”
Jul 17, 2017
“Small menu but pretty well cooked and friendly service ”
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Bundesgasse 7, Bern, Switzerland
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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Small menu but what they do is well cooked and the staff are very friendly (happy to translate the menu if you ask). Lamb shank was very good in a rich red wine jus. The beef (kebab) was good and cooked just right to my...More

Thank Moosekeeper
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Food is okay. Its good ambiance being next to the park. Service is poor. Menu is not in english. We had 2 red wines, one chkn sanswich and one chicken salad. Full disclosure. It's expensive but everything is like this in Switzerland. We thought it...More

Thank RPMP2004
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

After lunch we often go to this cafe for full jar of a nice ice coffee and other movenpick ice cream and dessert here, while we do other activities at the park too. Beside that, they have a very recommended tiramisu, because they put lot...More

Thank Bella F
Reviewed June 16, 2016

Kleine Schanze has the same name for two completely different attractions! One is the Park Café and Restaurant, which is this one here and the other one is the front of the federal building with its park area and the fountain. Its looks that people...More

3  Thank WatchFox
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

We wanted to go here for a cocktail since the weather was good. Location and atmosphere is good, in the park of the area. However, when it is busy it takes them a very long time to do service. Maybe they did not expect so...More

3  Thank Sarah W
Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

One of those places that offer decent coffee and drinks in a great location on those warm sunmer days or mild fall ones. Well worth a coffee or drink. Avoid the food. It's overpriced and absolutely nothingto write home about.

Thank Sotraveling
Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful located in a sunny park, nice menu with salads pasta & co. Good food - great service! On thursdays there always is Live DJ. People love to sit around there...

Thank Nina H
Reviewed June 24, 2013

Had two meals, a small steak which was approx £25 (with NO sides at all for that price!!) which came atop a piece of bread , a side order of fries was another £5 on top. Steak was nice but nothing special. Other meal was...More

1  Thank yourekidding
Reviewed April 20, 2012

This is a small park one wants to like because of its fountains and winding path, but unlike most places in Bern, it's not kept up very well, and is often dirty. It's a favorite hangout of drug dealers and prostitutes, and the site of...More

Thank hepshiba
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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed August 8, 2008

Nice location. Not too friendly staff, very crowded on evening and weekend afternoons. Outdoor only! Very high prices.

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$13 - $17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bundesgasse 7, Bern, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bern Mittelland District  >  Bern
  • Phone Number: +41 31 311 23 04
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