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Brasserie Joel's Restaurant

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European, Central European, French, Swiss
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Alpenstrasse 3 | CH-6003 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
+41 41 418 47 47
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Luzern, Schweiz
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, this restaurant is a bit old-fashioned and it is a bit pricey indeed; but it's one of the very few real 'Brasseries' left in Switzerland. Traditional Franco-Swiss cuisine, friendly staff and their Tatar is just fantastic! Highly recommended - a hidden pearl of Luzern!

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Thank burettora
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you verry much for the feedback. We so happy, that you like the food by us. We hope we see us soon. Your Joel's Team More 

Ottawa, Canada
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The restaurant, part of the Hotel Luzernerhof, is on a side street just a few blocs away from the main tourist traffic and from the lake. We sat outside, received good service and excellent meals, and hence went for a second time. On both occasions we were offered a small appetizer.

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Thank Lenk53
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

Poole, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

,My sister and I travelled here as a belated birthday gift for me and we have now just returned home from this cosy, friendly Brasserie not far from the Lake views. Staff so friendly but, Daniel the Portuguese, Assistant Head Waiter is a gem. Nothing is too much trouble for him and he makes you feel like someone very important.... More 

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Thank jaycee725
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

Ft. Myers FL
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264 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Cute little restaurant on bottom floor of the Luzernhof Hotel. We sat at their outdoor tables trying to order drinks and see a menu. Older, rather brusque waitress just ignored us. After a 10 minute wait we went to a cafe on the river. Another couple was getting ready to sit at the table behind us so we warned them... More 

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Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

Madrid, Spain
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Brasserie style restaurant just off the lake by the Old City. Friendly greeting and continued service from Daniel our waiter? Small appetiser on the house, lovely bottle of French Viognier and food hit the spot. Pizzas for the kids, veal Zurich-style for my wife and I had an entrecôte. We all had desserts, 2 strawberries and cream, 2 Creme brulees... More 

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Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

Vancouver, Canada
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140 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2014

Luzern has quite a few great and excellent restaurant, none of them a bargain. This one stands out in a few ways: - It's the only "Brasserie" style restaurant that feels like one (a couple more have it in their name, but not atmosphere -see my other reviews). - It's old style, solidly rooted in tradition (all that in a... More 

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Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

LA
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Waited over an hour for soup. Charged us for tap water. Owner was rude beyond belief. Too many other options to eat here.

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Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

Singapore, Singapore
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Highly recommend Joel's brasserie in hotel Lucernerhof, Lucerne. Hospitable and warm service and delicious food. 1) Smoked salmon on the house 2) Cream of carrot and orange-refreshing and appetising 3) Swiss apple cider and Lucern beer 4) Grilled apple with melt in your mouth foie gras 5) Grilled lamb chop with red wine sauce - done to melt-in-your-mouth perfection 6)... More 

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Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2013 via mobile

We were lost and searching for a prebooked hotel. We called in for advice and were given perfect guidance. We returned and had an excellent meal served by friendly staff and owners ( who commented that 'it was raining cats and dogs',) the food was slightly old fashioned and the wine list had some really old vintages as well as... More 

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Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

Wiesbaden, Germany
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100 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2013 via mobile

Greeted with pleasant service which remained throughout, also witht he chef coming out to ask how things were at the tables. Pizzas were delicious. Only draw back was no air conditioning on a very hot day...

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Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Central European, French, Swiss
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 00:00
Monday
07:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alpenstrasse 3 | CH-6003 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 418 47 47

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