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Brasserie Le Cardinal

rue du Seyon 9, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
+41 32 725 12 86
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“beef tartare” (3 reviews)
“fondue” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Swiss, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
rue du Seyon 9, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful brasserie in a little street, in the olf town of Neufchâtel, proposing delicious meal and a pleasant terrace

Thank Gwendoline M
CardinalBrasserie, Propriétaire at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thanks a lot for your time and for sharing with Trip advisor users your experience. We appreciate very much your rating and your comments.

Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

We are in Neuchâtel for the week and made plans to visit this restaurant before leaving. We all ordered something different - cheese fondue, lamb chops, sole and the vegetarian meal. All were fantastic! It was good that we made a reservation because they were...More

Thank cocoamom0316
CardinalBrasserie, Propriétaire at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear, thanks a lot for sharing your experience in our Brasserie. We thank you for your kind words and for your rating. Best,

Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 8 people . It's difficult to find a place at this restaurant since it is well known. The Fondues is delicious as well as the meat. They stop accepting menu orders at 21:30More

Thank Rabih S
CardinalBrasserie, Propriétaire at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Dear Rabih S, thanks a lot for your rating and for the comments. We do accept orders till 10PM from Monday to Thursday and event till 10:30PM fridays and saturdays. Hope you'll enjoy it again next time you pass by. We'll be happy to welcome...More

Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant and I would highly recommend that you visit this place. We went a little later in the afternoon around 2pm when it was a little quieter. This place is popular so I would recommend that you reserve a place if your in a...More

Thank Sasha M
CardinalBrasserie, Owner at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2018

Dear Sasha M, we are very pleased to read your notes relating your experience in our Brasserie. Thank you for having taken the time to share them. best regards,

Reviewed October 24, 2017

The most striking thing about this restaurant is that it looks quite ordinary from outside. When you go in the whole place has an astonishing tiled wall all around showing scenes from the lake. It really adds to the atmosphere.

Thank vermeer
CardinalBrasserie, Owner at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

We are pleased that you appreciated the Art Nouveau wall decoration of our Brasserie. You can feel the history of the place and you have such a special and memorable atmosphere!

Reviewed October 23, 2017

Overall quite good restaurant. The prices are not low, but they give you what you pay for ! The daily vegetarian meal is there and it's a really good idea ! Thumbs up every time a restaurant offers more than a vegetable assortiments or an...More

Thank Fuppsala
CardinalBrasserie, Owner at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thanks a lot for having taken the time to leave comments and rating. we appreciate. Happy to welcome you again in our Brasserie.

Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

This is for sure the best restaurant of Neuchâtel. We had a beef tartare it was delicious. The staff is very professional and the food is delightful. There is enough space between you and your neighbor. Which is a very good point. If you haven't...More

Thank Ljiljana J
CardinalBrasserie, Propriétaire at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2017

Thanks a lot for your rating and your kind words. We are happy that you enjoyed such a good experience in our restaurant. See you soon !

Reviewed October 8, 2017

I went there a couple of time, the menu is pretty much always the same, but the food is very good! A must in Neuch for the lovers of traditional swiss food!

Thank Fedegiacomarra
CardinalBrasserie, Propriétaire at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2017

thanks a lot for your rating. We propose indeed couple of traditional swiss food and most of our proposals are traditional french brasserie Cuisine. Looking forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

We had lunch one day and returned for dinner a few days later. The aubergine looked like a beautiful flower, so beautiful and so tasty ...

Thank Alfred C
CardinalBrasserie, Owner at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

We thank you very much for your rating and for your comment. We will be pleased to welcome you again in our Brasserie.

Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

My go to spot for an apéro or dinner and lunch too!Great decor, wonderful food and excellent service. Located in the heart of Neuchatel's ped zone. Don't miss a meal here.

Thank janbaker1
CardinalBrasserie, Propriétaire at Brasserie Le Cardinal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thanks a lot for your time and comments and rating! see you soon then! best,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $60
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Seyon 9, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Neuchatel  >  Neuchatel
  • Phone Number: +41 32 725 12 86
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Description
The CARDINAL Brasserie in Neuchâtel is an historical place featuring colored eartherware on walls which are protected and part of architectural heritage. You discover the atmosphere of a true parisian brasserie where seafood lovers meet together. Everyday the Chef proposes the menu of the day besides the Restaurant Carte. Le Cardinal was distinguished "Swiss Historical Restaurant of year 2017"
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