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Restaurant La Grotte Hotel Blumental Murren

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Borthalten 1027 | 3825 Murren, Murren 3825, Switzerland
+41 33 855 18 26
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Hynnekleiv
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

very good steak. very cosy and speciel restaurant. the theme is like a spanish looking cave. fun place. the rösti is also very good

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to go with the majority on this. The wait service was very professional. Courteous, efficient, timely and knowledgable. The setting was gorgeous outside with a pink sunset on the alps behind. I requested a change in seating because of wafting cigarette smoke at an outside table, and the change to an inside table was handled promptly and with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed two weeks at the lovely Hotel Blumenthal. We had three fabulous dinners at La Grotte! Can't wait to go back to Murren and eat there again!

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Olympia, Washington
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12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hunt far or near, few restaurants will match Restaurant La Grotte Hotel Blumental Murren. Anyone who has dined here will agree

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Connecticut, United States
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wandered in here after a day of hiking and realized we were probably under-dressed for the establishment. We didn't have a reservation, so we went to leave, only to have a waiter run after us and tell us they would fit us in. So they made another couple move and gave us their seats (super awkward). Our table with... More 

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Blumental007, Manager at Restaurant La Grotte Hotel Blumental Murren, responded to this review

we thought to make you a favor when the only table in the Restaurant be came free. But it was up to you to take this table. More 

Corcoran, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was excellent. We ate sausage rosti, lasagna, and spaghetti and all enjoyed our meals. The service, though, was incredibly rushed even though it wasn't very busy. However, since the food was so good, it was worth eating here.

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Myrtle Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here after a family member recommended it. It was a busy evening as we went on the Swiss holiday, Augustli, but we had a great, cozy table for seven and a waiter who handled a slew of orders deftly and without error. I treated myself to their holiday menu which was an exceptional value and included a succulent... More 

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Skillman, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being vegetarian, we weren't sure if the restaurants in smaller towns had enough choices, but this one did and was very willing to accommodate. Service was as expected - not great but decent. Wine was wonderful after a long day of exploration. Many Italian, French and other fusion cuisine choices to be had - absolutely delicious. Prices are as expected... More 

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Kahului
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My brother and I stay at the Hotel Blumental and eat at the restaurant here. I enjoy their wide variety of dishes, was partial to the bratwurst and potatoes (rosti). They have pasta, meat, fish and vegetarian dishes. Loved their mixed salad and desserts. Had the apple fritters, very good. Rustic atmosphere.

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Santa Clarita, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

This was our fifth visit to Murren and Restaurant "La Grotte" in five years. We think it's the best food and service in Switzerland. The decor is spectacular. The restaurant is family owned and operated for decades. The owner has always been there to greet us when we enter. This year we shared family style Steak Fondue. Generous portions and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$40
Cuisine
Swiss, European, French, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borthalten 1027 | 3825 Murren, Murren 3825, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bernese Oberland  >  Jungfrau Region  >  Murren
  • Phone Number: +41 33 855 18 26
Description
Our Restaurant La Grotte is well known for its Swiss and international dishes. Well known for its fondues. Suberb selection of wines.

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