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Restaurant 1871

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Haldenstrasse 4 | Haldenstrasse 4, Lucerne 6006, Switzerland
+41 41 422 18 71
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
“terrace” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Central European, Swiss, Vegetarian Friendly
Haldenstrasse 4 | Haldenstrasse 4, Lucerne 6006, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a table outside about 10 meters from the lake, Perfect location and fantastic view. I had the organic pork filled with swiss cheese and ham. My husband had the beef in elder sauce wth poltina. Both were outstanding, in quality of product as...More

Thank gk-lommel
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Good service, very willing and helpful. Food was good. Quiet ambiance in a palatial setting. New owners who are very keen to help with any dietary requirements.

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Every course was perfectly prepared and presented. Servers were friendly and helpful. This is fine dining - Swiss-style.

Thank JimLew
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We arrived from the terrace by the lake for a 2 people business lunch. "By chance", we have been welcomed by only waitress that was friendly in the place. Nevertheless, while waiting for her to find us a table, we could already get a taste...More

1  Thank Guiggs25
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We wanted to have lunch and found this nice looking place with a lake view. Unfortunately the service staff was terribly unfriendly.. Luckily it was just one lady but she served us all along. She snapped at us cause we wanted to look at the...More

Thank myunga
Reviewed 30 April 2017

nice ambiance, great location and tasty food. service was prompt although the restaurant was full prices are average

Thank Mohammad A
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

For a while, we have not been at 1871. Yesterday we went there for a desert. Now there are less choices than before, only 5-6 types of cakes, instead of more than 10 different types of desserts. However we spent good time there.

1  Thank Blackeyes_CH
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Went there for lunch with some friends recently. Lunch menue is of perfect size. Had the cordon bleu which is state of the art! Great service and perfect location with an amazing view. What else you need?

Thank simonabroad
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The quality of the service, the food, and the beautiful ambiance of this restaurant was superb! My husband had a personal chat with the chef when he picked out his piece and portion of his beef. Was a one of a kind experience that he...More

Thank PaulaBeaverFalls_PA
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This restaurant is right on side of the Lake. It has a lovely view from the front. The menu was varied a offered some good choices.

Thank elizabethhA5120NA
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$45
European, Central European, Swiss, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haldenstrasse 4 | Haldenstrasse 4, Lucerne 6006, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 422 18 71
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  • This restaurant is at Grand Hotel National
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