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Restaurant Dampfschiff

Hofstettenstrasse 20, Thun 3600, Switzerland
+41 33 221 49 49
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Aug 14, 2017
“Wonderful food, super service and a marvellous view.”
May 29, 2017
“quick lunch on the river terrace”
Closed today
Swiss, Mediterranean, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hofstettenstrasse 20, Thun 3600, Switzerland
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

We had an amazing lunch on the outside terrace. Everything was perfect! I can't wait to go back again.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank bfish427
Reviewed May 29, 2017

beautiful position and good service. We were here 3 years ago and food was not as good as last time.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Q9601MWsteve
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Romantic place for dinner. Fabulous views. Staff was great . Wine list nice. Will go back if we go back

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Sparkyplus
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

The location is really nice, with tables in the light of very big windows looking on the lake. The food was really tasty and the assembly of the dishes very accurate. Only one remark: there is no French or English menu, only in German.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank marcopK5290MB
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Ideal restaurant for a romantic dinner. Stuff is really friendly and professional, food is from local farmers, menus are tasteful and creative.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank simlea
Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

We waited a long time to get service, and there was nobody else except us. After 45 minutes, we finally got the menu, ordered our food. A group of 40 Swiss came from the opposite side hotel (where we were) and sat down, they didn't...More

Date of visit: December 2014
2  Thank superflydmw
Simon B, Manager at Restaurant Dampfschiff, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2015

Dear Sir That was not in our restaurant. At the date of your visit, we have had an event an we were fully booked. Every seat was previously booked and we were 5 people working front of house. There is also no hotel opposite of...More

Reviewed June 14, 2015

Went here for evening dinner having read trip advisor reveiws and was not disappointed. Very friendly and helpful staff, translating and going through the menu to help with our choices. Food and presentation excellent, and a lovely atmosphere and a great view. Would certainly recommend...More

Date of visit: June 2015
3  Thank Steve H
Reviewed April 8, 2015

The restaurant is awesome. We enjoyed pre-dinner drink at the terras and after we had dinner in the restaurant. It is a very nice place with very friendly service and good food. The dishes are fresh, sesional and very good created. The winelist is good...More

Date of visit: April 2015
1  Thank cooking_star09
Reviewed September 18, 2014

The restaurant Dampfschiff is a pleasant surprise in Thun. We (two ladies - no longer very young) found the Dampfschiff laid back behind the Kunstmuseum on the shore of the river Aare. Tables stand outside with a great view towards the lake and the green...More

Date of visit: September 2014
4  Thank Petra P
Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were walking out along the northern promenade to Lake Thun itself and spotted this restaurant so called in on our way back on the off chance. An attractive lakeside house with an upper verandah looking out over the riverside, so we had fun watching...More

Date of visit: June 2014
1  Thank Walking_Scot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $72
Swiss, Mediterranean, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hofstettenstrasse 20, Thun 3600, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Thun
  • Phone Number: +41 33 221 49 49
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One of the most romantic restaurants in the lake of thun region. Take a boat or the train from Interlaken to Thun, walk over the wooden bridge at the river to the lake - there you'll find our Restaurant.In the daily actual website you find everything about us - including an english menu and the wine list.See you soon in Thun
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