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Buffet du Funiculaire

rue de la Dime 3, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
+41 32 753 44 66
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (4 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Swiss, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
rue de la Dime 3, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely service and kind attention from the owners, excellent food, large choice and good value. With this restaurant you can't go wrong! Highly recommended!More

Thank Giofak-Lugano
Nina R, Public Relations Manager at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Giofak-Lugano, First of all I'd like to thank you for taking the time to publish your comment concerning our restaurant. Our team is delighted to read that you enjoyed your meal, our clients' satisfaction is the most important thing. We wish you a nice...More

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

The first impression is the friendly staff, second impression is it's a bit expensive for the area. The city has cheaper options. But the food is good which makes it fine :-) Cheers from a Belgian visitorMore

Thank Thomas B
Nina R, Public Relations Manager at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Dear Thomas B, First of all, thank you for taking the time to publish your comment. It's a pleasure for our team to read your comment and know you had a great time in our restaurant. Wish you a nice weekend, Best regards, Céline &...More

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

I’m usually off the beaten path, but after a few days of intense hiking was in search of a hearty meal/steak. I found it here and it came on a stone with fries, soup, 3 sauces, bread and a salad buffet. Was missing the Asadero...More

Thank Seagolfer
Nina R, Public Relations Manager at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Dear Seagolfer, First of all, thank you for taking the time to give your opinion about our restaurant. Thank your for your nice feedback, it's a pleasure to read you. We wish you a nice stay in Switzerland, Have a nice weekend, Best regards, Céline...More

Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We looked up best restaurant finds in Neuchâtel Buffet du Funiculaire came up and it certainly is great! Lovely food , we had the fillet steak on the stone hot plate it was yummy A love couple own the restaurant Definitely a place to eatMore

Thank Karen B
Nina R, Public Relations Manager at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Dear Karen B, Firstly, thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback concerning our restaurant. We're happy to see that your meat met your and our expectations ! Your feedback is really important for us, thank you. Have a nice week, Best...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We booked the restaurant for my daughters 4th birthday having read some previous reviews - we were not disappointed. The owners (a married couple) were SUPER friendly and attentive and went out of their way to make our first visit special. The steaks on the...More

Thank Nicholas B
Nina R, Public Relations Manager at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Dear NicholasB, First of all thank you for taking the time to publish your comment about our restaurant on TripAdvisor. We're delighted that you had a good experience and your daughter a nice birthday. We're glad that your meal met the expectations. We wish you...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

The chicken and steak is absolutely mouthwatering, one of the best resteraunts i’ve been to with the friendliest owner that always has a smile on his face and hands down the best resteraunt in Neuchâtel 10/10!!❤️❤️More

Thank Al Jawhara A
Nina R, Public Relations Manager at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Dear Al Jawhara A, First of all we would like to thank for taking the time to publish your feedback about your experience in our restaurant. Thank you for your positive review, it's a pleasure for us to host our clients and make them feel...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

We had a wonderful group dinner and enjoyed both the food and the atmosphere. The owner and his wife made our evening pleasant, cozy and really enjoyable. Separate competent to the chef - steaks were beyond our expectations. Highly recommended! P.S. Non-French speaking guests are...More

Thank JuliaM4002
Nina R, Responsable relations publiques at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Dear Julia M, First of all, thank you for taking the time to give us your opinion about our restaurant on TripAdvisor. It's a pleasure to read that you had a great time with us and you appreciate what you ate. Due to the increasing...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant having made the trip on the funicular railway. Very welcoming hosts. We ordered the sizzler steak it was the Best steak I’ve had in a long time. Not cheap but certainly worth the money.

Thank Mandrake1932
Nina R, Responsable relations publiques at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Dear Mandrake1932, Thank you for taking the time to publish your feedback about our restaurant on TripAdvisor. It's a pleasure to read that you had a great experience, we're delighted. We wish you a nice weekend, Best regards, Céline & Enrico Angelisanti

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

The chef/owner/manager and staff very friendly. Food very good. The steak on a hot stone plate was top notch. Reasonably priced, nice spot. Going back! Chef used to work at the Savoy, London. Family from London, England.More

Thank Graham S
Nina R, Responsable relations publiques at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Dear Graham S, First of all, thank you for taking the time to publish your comment about our restaurant. It's a pleasure to read that you had a great dinner and moment. We're delighted that your experience met the expectations. We wish you a nice...More

Reviewed July 25, 2018

I don't speak French, the owner kindly explain the menu to me and make suggestions. I ordered a lunch special which is Rumpsteak. It's served on a hot stone plate with 3 sauces. The spicy one is delicious. The beef remain tender through out the...More

Thank UserFromTaiwan
Nina R, Responsable relations publiques at Buffet du Funiculaire, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Dear UserFromTaiwan, First of all, thank you for taking the time to publish your comment about our restaurant on TripAdvisor. Our team is delighted to read that you appreciate your dinner. We wish you a nice weekend, Best regards, Céline & Enrico Angelisanti

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$17 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de la Dime 3, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Neuchatel  >  Neuchatel
  • Phone Number: +41 32 753 44 66
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Description
The Buffet du Funiculaire is an establishment frequented by a faithful and cosmopolitan clientele. The restaurant have a very nice and warm dining room, a coffee shop as well as probably the most beautiful natural terrace of town!
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