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Food and restaurants in Bern

Top restaurants

Park
“With an amazing view of Bern, have lunch or dinner while you tour Bern or just stop for a drink and enjoy the city from above!”
  • 55 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Very nice and authentic swiss food, also for vegetarians. With its own beer brewerie ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Looking for something a bit special...? Check out this chic Bar & Restaurant beneath the Kornhaus with it's high, vaulted ceilings. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Café
“Tiny and stylish, with a cool veranda. Good regional food and drinks for a very reasonable price. A short walk from home in a safe and non touristic area. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Swiss Restaurant
“If you are looking for swiss food this is a great place with a casual atmosphere. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Bar
“Lot of different food, ask for food-card. In summer pretty garden-restaurant with big tree, good coffee and alternativ people's.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“ [ Deutsch] Spanisch angehauchte Café-Bar mit Tapas & nettem Aussenbereich. [English] Spanish tapas bar & café with nice outdoor seatings.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Cool bar & restaurant situated in the old fire station with outdoor seating”
  • 10 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“Tiny and stylish, with a cool veranda. Good regional food and drinks for a very reasonable price. A short walk from home in a safe and non touristic area. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Cafe
“Mr. Einstein no words needed! Go and explore his incredible​ journey and the time he spend in Bern”
  • 14 locals recommend
Cafe
“Great bagels and crazy amounts of cakes and pies (many of them vegan). Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. On these days, there's a food truck run by Fabian's brother in front of the café. It's called 'Outlawz Food' and offers, among other things, vegan doner kebab (only 11:45 to 13:30).”
  • 13 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“ [ Deutsch] Spanisch angehauchte Café-Bar mit Tapas & nettem Aussenbereich. [English] Spanish tapas bar & café with nice outdoor seatings.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Cafe
“Migros is large grocery. The main floor is general grocery fare, downstairs is personal items, clothing and baby supplies. On the top floor is Denner, where you can purchase tobacco and alcohol.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cafe
“a classic hangout for Bernese people, where we often get the night started or finish a pleasant evening. The Italian restaurant upstairs has been a success for many years as well, a bit on the pricey side, good people watching. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cafe
“Ice Cream / Gelateria (closed during winter months) The best ice creams in Bern...by a mile! :-) ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cafe
“Check website for current seasonal menu. In the summer, the restaurant sets up tables in the Ringgenberg park.”
  • 5 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Local bakery. Have to buy "mandelbärli" it's a biscuit in the shape of a bear, very good as little gifts from bern. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“[ Deutsch] Eine weitere Bäckerei, ein bisschen weiter weg, toll für Croissants. [English] Another bakery, a little bit farther away, great for croissants.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Good spot to grab breakfast as most of their stores have nice seating areas. Also good for just a coffee and they are vegan friendly. Their vegan apple, plum and apricot tarts are really good, vegan sandwich is okay and quite filling. The store here is right behind a mostly packed, slow paced starbucks...”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“best brunch at the weekend in town. Maybe you have to wait (5-30min.) to get a table. (no reservation possible)”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“Es ist einfach alles sehr gut. Und gleich neben der Bäckerei befindet sich das wunderschöne Freibad ,,Marzili'' mit Sicht auf das Bundeshaus. Von der Wohnung brauchen Sie nur 5 Minuten bis zu dieser Bäckerei”
  • 3 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends