Bernese Oberland restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Grindelwald

Cafe 3692

Run by dream duo Myriam and Bruno, Cafe 3692 is a delight. Bruno is a talented carpenter and has let his imagination run riot – a gnarled apple tree is an eye-catching artwork, a mine-cart trolley cleverly transform…
Top Choice French in Interlaken

La Terrasse

Housed in Interlaken's plushest belle-époque hotel, La Terrasse is a class act, with a season-driven menu and a sumptuous setting redolent of a French orangery. The cuisine plays up regional ingredients in French-Sw…
Top Choice Italian in Thun

Beau-Rivage da Domenico

Beau-Rivage da Domenico serves Italian food with the warmth and generosity of the Bel Paese in a graceful old-world building. High-quality, seasonal ingredients shine in simple dishes cooked well – from homemade pas…
Top Choice Swiss in Wengen

Restaurant 1903

At Hotel Schönegg, Restaurant 1903 serves seasonally inspired, Italian-driven dishes such as Valais lamb sashimi with herb pesto and feta cream, and taglierini with summer truffle and bacon from Grindelwald. The pin…
Top Choice French in Gstaad

Chesery

Founded by the Aga Khan in the 1960s, this dairy-turned-Michelin-starred-restaurant is the pinnacle of fine dining in Gstaad. Taste sensations as simple as rack of summer venison with cherries, asparagus tips with s…
Top Choice Swiss in Interlaken

The Verandah

This restaurant at Hotel Royal-St Georges is a winning combination of old-school elegance and contemporary style, with its stucco trimmings and slick bistro seating. The menu has riffs on Swiss food, with well-prepa…
Top Choice Swiss in Kandersteg

Nico's

The chef takes pride in using locally sourced, organic and foraged ingredients at this refined restaurant in Alfa Soleil hotel. Whether you go for a simple wild garlic gnocchi or Blausee trout in herb-nut butter, th…
Swiss in Wengen

Restaurant Bären

Mixing tradition with creative flair, this excellent restaurant (attached to the hotel of the same name) prides itself on using regionally raised meats, home-grown herbs, vegetables and edible flowers and locally hu…
Cafe in Lauterbrunnen

Airtime

Inspired by their travels in New Zealand, Daniela and Beni have set up this funky cafe, book exchange, laundry service and extreme-sports agency. Munch home-roasted granola, sandwiches, pies and homemade cakes (incl…
Bagels in Thun

Mani's Coffee & Bagels

With its slick, monochrome, wood-floored interior, this industro-cool cafe and wine bar wouldn't look out of place in NYC. On the drinks menu you'll find aromatic plantation coffees, cacao-rich hot chocolate, matcha…