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3a - Restaurant Bar Lounge

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Untere Boenigstrasse 3a | Am Bahnhof Ost, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
+41 33 826 10 99
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good47%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“thai curry” (2 reviews)
“tofu” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Bar, European, Contemporary, Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Untere Boenigstrasse 3a | Am Bahnhof Ost, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was amazing! Very flavourful, big portions and quite inexpensive (for Switzerland). Would definitely recommend this restaurant to any visitors.

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One the most value for money places we have found in Switzerland. Be sure to like pasta before you pay there a visit. Lots of places to sit (inside & outside). Not sure when exactly but at evening time there is a pasta buffet for...More

1  Thank Or A
Reviewed September 5, 2017

We needed somewhere to eat other than out hotel. Saw this restaurant as part of the Youth Hostels building. Do not be put off by this! We found the staff friendly and helpful, and the food and drinks were most reasonably priced. My wife had...More

1  Thank phebianMelbourne
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We needed somewhere to eat near the Interlaken Ost train station. The tables outside were in the shade which provided a pleasant place to eat. For lunch, we ordered a bread and cheese platter, a bread and sausage platter, and the vegan ordered a thai...More

Thank JenC00
Reviewed June 14, 2017

We were changing trains at interlaken Ost and looking for somewhere to eat for lunch. We walked a very short distance down the road and found 3a. What a great find - reasonable prices, with a self service canteen style combined with live cooking stations....More

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

We went there because we were one minute late and missed the train. I had Thai-Curry with bio Tofu and vegetables. The bio Tofu was very tasty and tender. However, the rice was dry and hard.

Thank AngelaH2099
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Quick service and the food is made in front of you. Nice seats outside. Okay prices, very clean, hand parking, watch out for the traffic warden.

Thank davidO8013CE
Reviewed August 16, 2016

We chose to eat here as we were only B&B at our hotel. Plenty of choise on the menu. The portions are very generous, the food is all fresh local produce & cooked while you wait at the kitchen for your dish to be cooked....More

Thank JoneseyJJ69
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We had tea and fruit tart here most afternoons on our way back from trips up in the mountains and it's a great stopping off place from Interlaken Ost. We were lucky and had a week of sunshine so were able to sit outside at...More

1  Thank NotEasilyPleased10
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Definitely the best meal-for-the-value we had in Interlaken. The prices were lower than pretty much every other place we looked at (if still not cheap), and the food was actually flavorful. 3a is the ground floor of a hostel next to the Interlaken Ost Bahnhof,...More

1  Thank Tuhughes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $28
Bar, European, Contemporary, Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Untere Boenigstrasse 3a | Am Bahnhof Ost, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bernese Oberland  >  Interlaken
  • Phone Number: +41 33 826 10 99
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The 3a Restaurant stands for selected cuisine with fresh ingredients, healty preparation and reasonable prices. Look how the chefs prepare your dish directly in front of your eyes; you add the finishing touch...
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