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Nix's in der Laterne

$$ - $$$European, ,
Reusssteg 9, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+41 41 240 25 43
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
“trout” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
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European, Swiss, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Reusssteg 9, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
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41 - 50 of 77 reviews

Reviewed May 31, 2015

I was there today on Sunday afternoon sitting on the terrace and ordered a coffee. As the coffee was not served after 15 minutes I reminded kindly the waiter and I got the following answer: "Ah the offee". But the coffee still didn't the following...More

5  Thank 343traveler1952
Reviewed May 7, 2015

Luzern, not Italy. I wouldn't have guessed that my gnocchi could be as delicious as the puffs of clouds I have eaten in Florence. These were delicious! We sat outside, under a large tree, and people watched as we enjoyed our lunches. If in Luzern,...More

Thank savannahsandy
Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

Nix is my favourite go to in town for a comforable easy dinner with people I like. Very nice atmosphere, very nice and good service, always good food and matching drinks. The menu is short but daily offers and freshness / quality are the natural...More

2  Thank Stefan G
Reviewed February 21, 2015

Refreshing in lightness and using-of-great-ingredients meal options, and very allergen-aware, OK for Coeliacs. soup was a tomato/fish, and *wonderful*. Salads were nice and fresh (still heavy on the sauce - ask for on the side if you can remember), and interesting; I get tired of...More

1  Thank 3311kd
Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

This was the place we went for lunch on the first day after we arrived in Luzern. I heard they update their menu very often depending on the ingredients they have. I tried a French pizza which consist of sour cream and onions instead of...More

1  Thank enyawnat
Reviewed October 16, 2014

On the edge of the river in central Lucerne, a short walk from the train station, is Nix In der Laterne. This restaurant offers a wide selection of food and friendly service. Our waitress was very helpful with the menu and provided good service. I...More

Thank wearybones
Reviewed August 4, 2014

We had diner on o Friday night, the place was busy but we were lucky to get a table. The terrace is alongiside the river, in the pedestrian area of the historic city center. From our table we could see both old bridges, a treat...More

Thank Jura4
Reviewed July 18, 2014

As I said in my title, the location is the only thing thats worth stopping here. The food was darn right horrible. The service was spotty, we had 3 different waitresses over a one hour period and it seemed as though they were more concerned...More

1  Thank kathryn e
Reviewed June 24, 2014

We had dinner here one night in May. It had been recommended to us by friends who really do like their food, so we were pretty confident that we would be eating well. And we did. It was quite a slow night (Monday in Lucerne...More

Thank pm03
Reviewed June 20, 2014

We were looking forward to dining outside near the Reuss River on our last night in Lucerne. However, a thunderstorm with lightning prevented that. Although the staff had to make a rush to get customers and tableware inside during the downpour, they did not compromise...More

1  Thank MJSKentucky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Swiss, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reusssteg 9, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 240 25 43
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