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Des Bains

$$ - $$$, European,
Ryf 35, Murten 3280, Switzerland
+41 26 670 23 38
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
May 12, 2018
“Friendly place ...”
Apr 2, 2018
“Very disappointed: food and service”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
Swiss, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
Ryf 35, Murten 3280, Switzerland
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

... with well prepared and nicely presented food and reliable wine (go for the Argentine red wine by Dieter Meier: Puro corte), but a bit pricy as well.

Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

I would say normally this restaurant was in good reputation but I had very disappointed experience today. I did sport before entering this restaurant so my outfit was sportive but very clean instead of elegant for a usual lunch. Perhaps especially I am Asian, I...More

Thank 979Kris979
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Nice location. Nice wine options. Had a bitter taste leaving though and being charged for glasses of water CHF 2.50 (0.30cl). Fully understandable if you're just ordering water but we ordered beers & wine & food. Either you charge for water (& indicate on menu...More

Thank SwissWineTours
Reviewed July 29, 2016

We stopped here for lunch simply because of the nice ambiance on their terrace as we went by on the water side as we were on a walking tour of Murten. We had a couple of glasses of local wine, a salad and a kind...More

Thank DrillerBurlington
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Nothing special fish, no love at all in the food, I consider that to pay CHF39 for a main dish fish means it has to be very special, which was unfortunately very far from what we experienced. We even had to pay for the tap...More

Thank StephanBern
Reviewed February 14, 2016

Perfect place to go for a dinner. Very good food, friendly staff. Breathtaking view during sunset. Highly recommend.

Thank terezka139
Reviewed July 16, 2015

The restaurant is well located and has direct access to the lake (has a marina). The main restaurant sits above the "snacks restaurant" so there's another menu down there. If you want a nice spot close to the lake, book ahead. Good food, perhaps a...More

Thank Alexandre W
Reviewed January 8, 2015

The place is really nice next to the lake with big terrace & a small playground for children, a super nice place for summer. However, the card remains the same over the years. I found that a little bit boring. Parking places are quite limited....More

Thank 979Kris979
Reviewed March 8, 2014

We live in Geneva and wanted to visit Murten for lunch and to explore the old town. We researched several restaurants and decided to reserve a table at Des Bains. We enjoyed the location (on the lake), and the service and food were very good....More

Thank J G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ryf 35, Murten 3280, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Fribourg  >  Murten
  • Phone Number: +41 26 670 23 38
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