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Restaurant Salmen

€€€€, European,
Ringstrasse 39, Olten 4600, Switzerland
+41 62 212 22 11
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (2 reviews)
“once a year” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Ringstrasse 39, Olten 4600, Switzerland
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

A real treat with great food and excellent service. What more can I say apart from the fact that this is the best restaurant that I've been to in the Olten area.

Thank NeilMaidment
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Once a year my former boss organizes a get together with his former direct reports. I was able to make it this year so I traveled from France to Olten. We met at some bar before we headed to Restaurant Salmen for an amazing dinner....More

Thank Ironmaiden1973
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We came here on a Saturday evening and got the last table -a slightly odd but very romantic one in the wine cellar. I did feel sorry for our waitress, who had to go up and down the stairs a lot. We had a pumpkin...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This place is wonderful and a must see! The prices are at a higher level, wonderful food and great service are the result! Go there and enjoy!

Thank travelmaniac1977
Reviewed 30 May 2016

My family (couple with an adult son) has been going to this restaurant since 2003, mostly once a year and appreciates the attractively furnished restaurant in the town center of Olten. The front section is decorated in a brasserie style, the back one is classically...More

Thank swisstraveler63
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience for our birthday dinner. We were sitting in the bistro part. Very attentive staff and delicous food. Not a bargain, but worth the price.

Thank voyagefoux2016
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Four of us came for a business dinner on a weeknight. Had a lovely bottle of wine, Nüsslisalate and a Kalbsschnitzel from the fresh sheet, and a bit of chocolate cake for dessert. Service was professional, restaurant was comfortable and cozy.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

We've been here once a year for the last nine years with a group of 20 people! The food and drinks including wine are great and the prices fair! We enjoyed the very nice atmosphere and great service and will come back for sure! Try...More

Thank travelmaniac1977
Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

We went for a business dinner to this great place in Olten. Service = nice and friendly Wine = very good Food = excellent Atmosphere = very nice historical restaurant with lot of old pictures Tips: - a must is this great chocolate cupcake with...More

Thank Pascal B
Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

I appreciate the atmosphere and the good wine available also by glass. And the old photographs are always again fascinating.

Thank YTroxler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$58 - US$116
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ringstrasse 39, Olten 4600, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Solothurn  >  Olten
  • Phone Number: +41 62 212 22 11
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