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First Mountain Resturant

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Swiss, European, German
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First, Grindelwald 3818, Switzerland
+41 33 828 77 88
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Bern, Switzerland
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95 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

As you'd expect in the Swiss Alps, the prices in this restaurant are really high. Apart from that, everything is ok.

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Thank Tankkiller
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

The First Mountain Resturant is situated at the top station of the Grindelwald Firstbahn which takes you on a mind blowing ride to 2168 metres where you can shop, eat, or just gaze at the wonderful mountain views. The restaurant offers self service, or full waitress restaurant service. The restaurant can be very busy at lunch time so best to... More 

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Thank Michael R
Switzerland
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550 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

We had a quick lunch in the self service part. The bratwurst tasted good, but we only got a very small piece of bread. The views are fabulous! Prices are "normal" Swiss ones...

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Thank johan6688
Deventer, The Netherlands
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138 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

typical mountain restaurant. good food. and a very nice view. also some new attrations are there, like the first walk

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Thank NicoBNL
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104 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Had a fantastic day out at Jungfrau. The Top of Europe. Amazing sites and well worth the CHF90.00 with half price rail card. The restaurant was amazing and the staff were wonderful. The food was great and the drinks very reasonable. Thank you

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Thank Steve R
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

The restaurant at the top is fine. Food ok, a little expensive, but views are stunning. The cable car to get there is great fun

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Thank Bamb41
Stuttgart, Germany
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174 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

This review is for the self-serve cafeteria, not the table service. Even for a tourist trap, it's pretty bad. The hamburger was flat and while I'm sure it was beef, it reminded me of a chicken nugget with "parts and pieces". Fries were good. Lunch options included some spaghetti, some sausage, chicken nuggets and the hamburger. The barley soup was... More 

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Thank ashley97
Newton-Le-Willows, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

After a lengthy walk it was great to get some dinner, not much choice for vegetarian but they did make us some chilli and garlic pasta which went down a treat. It was a little pricey but the portion size was massive.

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Thank Annette M
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74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

This is just what you need at the top. Best hot chocolate and best coffee. The views from the restaurant are amazing so you can just enjoy your order. This is a must go site.

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Thank Fahad A
Lugano, Switzerland
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25 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

Great location with a variety of choices for drinks/lunch. After arriving on First, you can relax there and just enjoy the view.

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Swiss, European, German
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: First, Grindelwald 3818, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bernese Oberland  >  Jungfrau Region  >  Grindelwald
  • Phone Number: +41 33 828 77 88

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