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Mr. Pickwick Pub

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Rathausquai 6 | 6004, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland (Formerly Mr. Pickwick's)
+41 41 410 59 27
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in Luzerne as a couple in November we decided to have a pub grub meal with local ales rather than have yet another 3 course restaurant meal. The Pickwick menu was excellent and offered good value and cones highly recommended.

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Thank Anthony H
Boston, Massachusetts
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for an English speaking pub that's probably playing British sports on tv, this is your place. They have decent burgers and some British food as well like fish and chips. You can sit outside along the river in a great location, or you can sit inside.

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Thank kchaz
Tehran, Tehran, Iran
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a cozy pub beside the Lucerne lake and beginning of Lucerne old city. I loved it's ambiance ,wooden design and delicious food. The location is perfect, especially when you step out and want to smoke, it will be enjoyable with a amazing view of lake and bridge.

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Thank Ghazal R
Dover, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, friendly staff and good atmosphere! Recommended! Lovely view of the river and bridge, if the weather is good sit outside and enjoy this view. If the weather is poor sit inside where you are made to feel at home!

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Thank Rachelle C
Milan, Italy
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81 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In summertime, great for brunch enjoying nice weather along the river, in wintertime fantastic for watching a soccer match with an hamburger or/and a great beer!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely location by the river, decent beer prices and the staff are very friendly and welcoming of children. Seemed to be a good mixture of tourists and locals.

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Thank simonvenni
Seremban, Malaysia
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195 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of the pub is the pull factor. It is strategically located at a busy corner close to the bridge. Had a beer and shared a table with another couple outside the pub. This was good as you could sit back and have your beer and watch the other tourists go about their business of taking photos and selfies.I... More 

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north wales
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Was staying in hotel next door and having been out all day decided not to give it a go. Firstly quite small and when I arrived no where to sit so only bought a drink, bar man served me 9.50 for a beer gave him a 10franc note which he put in the till then avoided eye contact so no... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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155 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

On the nail. Right layout, right atmosphere, mix of British & Swiss beers (on tap) and proper pub grub. English spoken well and plenty of TV sport. Only question is "why leave home?" Answer, everyone needs a break from all this travel eventually. Outside table give good views apart from the hordes of far eastern tourists who seem to have... More 

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Saskatoon
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123 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Great location by the old bridge you can sit outside overlooking the water or go inside for a neat pub scene Fish and chips burgers salads buried menu large plate selection of beers I had a jalapeño burger it was excellent way too many french fries very good Great service great location One with the least expensive places we could... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$25
Cuisine
Pub, Bar, British
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rathausquai 6 | 6004, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland (Formerly Mr. Pickwick's)
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 410 59 27
Description
Welcome to the, "place where people meet" and the, "oldest pub in town". Two great reasons to visit us! We offer great quality pub food, English & Irish beers on tap and much more! Our staff strive to offer an authentic pub atmosphere to ensure our guests feels at home.The pub (above the pub is the Hotel Pickwick) is located on the banks of the river Reuss overlooking the famous wooden chapel bridge and Mt. Pilatus. The pub really is a room with a view!Hope to see you soon.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?