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Mekong Restaurant & Bar

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Pilatusstrasse 29 | 6003 Lucerne, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+41 41 226 88 88
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11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:30
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Ottawa, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is delicious. The staff very friendly and professionals. The desserts are to die for. Very nice deco could be a bit brighter inside.

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Thank DittliBeatrice
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear DittliBeatrice Thank you for your visit at the restaurant Mekong and taking the time to give us your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy that we could convince you with our service and food quality. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is great and the food is really tasty. Only the music is sometimes quite loud and not really fitting the surrounding. However, great place to try out regardless of wheter you're a tourist or a local!

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Thank Benjamin S
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Benjamin S We would like to thank you for your visit at our Restaurant Mekong and for your feedback. We are happy that we could convince you with our atmosphere and food quality and are looking forward to welcoming you soon again! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management More 

Australia
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

First and foremost, we were warned things in Switzerland cost a lot more than everywhere else. So whatever you think is avergae, probably double it and you won't be shocked then. Moving on, we went fairly late (for us) for dinner to the Mekong and we're amazed. We've had a lot of Asian styled food before and this is one... More 

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Thank tigerlily2108
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear tigerlily2108 We would like to thank you for your visit at our Restaurant Mekong and for your feedback. We are delighted that we could impress you with our food quality and service. All the best to you and we really hope to see you soon back in Lucerne! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management More 

Lucerne
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

I have been to this place several times but was never impressed with the food. It is a pity for such a nice location and the beautiful ambiance. The price is very high on both food and drink.

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Thank travelust11
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear travelust11 We would like to thank you for your visit at our Restaurant Mekong and for your feedback. About a message, what did you displease exactly we would be very happy. We are very sorry that we could not meet your expectations and therefore offer our sincere apologies. Best regards, Sheila Quality Management More 

SGF, MO
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237 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 364 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

First floor of the Astoria Hotel. Decent atmosphere and pleasant service. Menu seemed limited but enough to please, and the food was well-prepared. Convenient if you're a guest of the hotel but not a dining destination. Plan on a minimum of $50 CHF per person. Better and less expensive alternatives in Old Town just three blocks north.

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Thank ShowMeVegas
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear ShowMeVegas We are glad that you enjoyed our service and are pleased to inform you that we offer every lunch (Monday to Friday) a Bento Box for CHF 22.00 (as at November 2016). You are welcome to call our receptionist about current menu information or to sign up for our daily newsletter. We hope to welcoming you soon back... More 

Orlando, Florida
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Food in general is very expensive in Lucerne. The 3 Vietnamese Spring Rolls for 19 CF, were excellent. The Wok-Fried BBQ Chicken for 37 CF was a wet mess. I expected nicely caramelized and flavorful chicken with an Asain BBQ sauce glaze. What I got looked like soup and the chicken had little flavor. Service was good. The cheap paper... More 

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Thank MarkRY6927LN
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear MarkRY6927LN We thank you for your visit at our Mekong Asian Bistro & Bar and taking the time to give us your important feedback. We are very sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow us to express our sincere apologies. Your advice regarding our Wok-Fried BBQ Chicken we will share with our food and beverage... More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Food Wise i would say its pretty good overall, the main thing that i would say that is good about eating here is they have an appetizer plate for 2 with a mixed selection which is great to share, although beware of the size as you may not have room left for your main course! Although that did not bother... More 

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Thank MasterTraveler123
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear MasterTraveler123 We are pleased that you and your father enjoyed your time at our restaurant Thai Garden and thank you that you are taking the time to give us your great feedback on TripAdvisor. We would love to welcome you soon back at our restaurant Mekong! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management More 

Madeira, Portugal
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Food is authentic and delicious......and for the price you pay for the food and the setting, I would expect linen napkins, not flimsy paper. Service was excellent Menu is limited, but I tried 3 different items and they were brilliant. I will definitely return Highly recommended

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Thank Migz1964
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Migz1964 Thank you for your visit at the restaurant Mekong and taking the time to give us your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy that we could convince you with our service and food quality and are looking forward to welcoming you soon again! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management More 

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Food is great. Menu slightly limited. Service can be average especially on busy nights. Location is excellent in the center of Lucerne so if you wish to continue your night elsewhere you are within minutes of many other options.

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Thank Dylanesque
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Dylanesque We would like to thank you for your visit at our Restaurant Mekong and for your feedback. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again at our Restaurant Mekong! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management More 

Melbourne, Australia
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Food was so good we went back two nights later. Staff are friendly and very helpful. Menu is not too large but great variety for either a small meal or a large. Lovely setting and good atmosphere. Very busy so they are doing something right.

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Thank 03Annie55
astorialuzern, Quality Management at Mekong Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear 03Annie55 Thank you for your visit at the restaurant Mekong and taking the time to give us your feedback. We are pleased that we were able to convince you especially with our services and quality of our food. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again at our Mekong Asian Bistro & Bar! Best regards, Sheila Quality Management More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$49
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pilatusstrasse 29 | 6003 Lucerne, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 226 88 88
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Astoria
Description
Restaurant Mekong Asian Bistro & Bar

Mekong offers a diverse selection of Asian cuisine and Sushi for lunch and dinner. The relaxed, Asian inspired design features a bar in the heart of the restaurant, providing a special dining experience.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?