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Restaurant Red

$$$$, European,
Europaplatz 1, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
+41 41 226 71 10
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Europaplatz 1, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed September 11, 2017

After a beautiful concert at the KKL you just walk up a few steps to the beautiful Restaurant RED designed by Jean Nouvel, too. The atmosphere is festive, the service very attentive, and the food just excellent. You better make a reservation well ahead, perhaps...More

Thank Raeber-Mendez
Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

For Business lunch or even a short lunch break with my husband, this place is perfect! I love it so much: You get to choose from a fine selection of starters, Main dishes and, if there is still room - and believe me if there...More

Thank Gute K
Reviewed April 24, 2016

Located near the station and in the same building as the famous concert hall KKL. you have a great view on the lake, the steam boats and the lake side of the city. The cuisine is international with use of many local products, the cooking...More

Thank Katharina S
Reviewed April 9, 2016

We have been at RED for the business lunch (see Menu in picture). The atmosphere is nice and the staff friendly. My wife took soup, beef and chocolate cake and ice cream. I took salad, fish. Well my wife was quite disappointed: the soup was...More

Thank Blackeyes_CH
Reviewed March 18, 2016

beautiful venue overlooking the lake, very welcoming staff showed us to a lovely table but this type of fussy, pretentious & overpriced food is not for us. Limited choices as I guess they're hoping people will go for the tasting menu which may be much...More

Thank milanese_10
KKL_Luzern_2016, Manager at Restaurant Red, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2016

Dear milanese_10 Thank you for your feedback on Restaurant RED. We strive to offer our guests an excellent experience at all times, and we therefore want to continually improve. We are therefore grateful for your constructive feedback. Kind regards, The Restaurant RED team

Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

I had never in mine entire life got such a big huge disappointment!!! I went for dinner The menu offers very few options, the appetizers were so little no joke two only two uncooked scallops for 22 Swiss francs:( The main course was lamb undercooked...More

Thank MiriamLiliana
KKL_Luzern_2016, Manager at Restaurant Red, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2016

Dear MiriamLiliana Thank you very much for your feedback on Restaurant RED. We strive to offer our guests an excellent experience at all times, and we therefore want to continually improve. We are therefore grateful for your constructive feedback. Kind regards, The Restaurant RED team

Reviewed February 22, 2016

Had the Austrian pasta and a local beer, both excellent! Great atmosphere and staff too. A bit expensive though haha!

Thank HarryA2012
Reviewed November 29, 2015

They told us that we got the last table at reservation time. When we got there, we asked if they can move us from the table next to the entrance door which was noisy and drafty with cold air to another table, they still insisted...More

Thank VictoireWang
Reviewed September 21, 2015

It is located quite discreetly on the first floor of the Festival hall.We had heard of it as a favorite eating place of the Festival spectators after or before the evening concerts.We tried it for lunch.What an agreeable surprise ! As you walk into RED...More

Thank Palouzen
Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

The food here is just outstanding. The service and the location make the whole experience something to remember. It is amazingly well put together from the menu choices, etc. the chef must be probably one of the best I have had the opportunity to experience....More

Thank cialeto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Europaplatz 1, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 226 71 10
  • E-mail
Description
The Restaurant RED (awarded 15 Gault Millau points) delights with its virtuoso and exciting culinary creations. The team of the Restaurant RED is known for his classic stagings and a constantly fluid style of cuisine. The stunning panoramic views of the city of Lucerne and the Lake Lucerne region are just as much a part of this as the unique architecture of Jean Nouvel. Our service team will take care of you and your guests in a warm and professional manner. Indulge yourself in our gourmet restaurant at lunchtime, as well as before and after events at the KKL Luzern.
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