Interlaken restaurants

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 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…
Cafe in Interlaken

The Barrel

Swiftly becoming one of Interlaken's preferred haunts, this easygoing cafe makes a fine pit stop for coffee with homemade cake, lunch or a craft beer (there are some great ones on tap). They whip up good salads, bur…
Thai in Interlaken

Little Thai

This hole-in-the-wall den is authentically Thai, festooned with pics of the King of Thailand, kitschy fairy lights and lucky cats. Snag a table to chomp on Eddie’s freshly prepared spring rolls, home-made curries an…
International in Interlaken


Super-cool Benacus is a breath of urban air with its glass walls, wine-red sofas, lounge music and street-facing terrace. The menu swings from creative tapas to Med-style flavours such as monkfish bouillabaisse. The…
Sandwiches in Interlaken

Sandwich Bar

Choose your bread and get creative with fillings such as air-dried ham with sun-dried tomatoes and brie with walnuts. Or try the soups, salads, toasties and locally made ice cream. Efficient service and a location n…
Thai in Interlaken

Tuk Tuk Thai

Thai pop plays at this sweet and simple nosh spot, where the friendly staff whip up authentic spicy takes on stir-fried noodles, curries, som tam (green papaya salad) and tom yum (spicy soup with prawns and lemongra…
Cafe in Interlaken

Café de Paris

Right in the heart of town, this bright, modern cafe rustles up inexpensive snacks and mains, from wraps, club sandwiches and salads through to numerous takes on rösti. It's also a good place for an apéro (aperitif)…
Italian in Interlaken


Italian in the best of traditions, with smiley service and generous home cooking, Arcobaleno is a find in Interlaken's Unterseen district. The antipasti, pasta and risotto dishes and pizzas are the real deal. A kids…
International in Interlaken

Goldener Anker

Even fussy eaters will find dishes that please at this beamed restaurant. The globetrotting menu tempts with everything from sizzling fajitas to red snapper and ostrich steaks. It also has a roster of live bands.