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Restaurant Essort

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Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Jubilaeumsstrasse 97, Bern 3005, Switzerland
+41 31 368 11 11
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11:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 23:30
Sat 18:00 - 23:30
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a delightful evening. Spectacular food and service. The staff were very attentive but without being a shed of bother. Me and my daughter had a grand time. Superb...

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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

+Friendly dinner in a nice location, inside/outside ambiance comfortable, dedicated space for smokers, food was great - main dish fantastic quality and taste. Staff/service was friendly & good - no english/french menu, staff can speak little french - for high end restaurant in a capital, it could be improved. Desert was proposing too many tastes - all good but certain... More 

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Thank Kathy L
Canton of Fribourg, Switzerland
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

The menu is limited but give enough choice to please everyone. Service takes well care of all guests. Vegetarian offering is good. Much space between the table which allows privacy. Many parkplaces available.

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Thank dominiquealain2015
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

Great experience, every small detail of dish was perfectly organized. Great combination of different tastes. We were there just for a lunch (I recommend to check daily menu first before coming) but pleasantly surprised. Stuff is friendly and polite. We will go again for sure, but this time for a dinner to check more dishes.

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Thank Kvockica
Urs L, Inhaber at Restaurant Essort, responded to this review
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Lieber Gast Vielen Dank für die tolle Bewertung, die uns enorm freut. Das stimmt, auch für einen tollen Businesslunch ist... More 

Bern, Switzerland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Wonderfull ambiente inside and outside in the garden, delicious food, open kitchen, friendly service, nice wood table, sweet housecat

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Thank Nicole K
Urs L, Inhaber at Restaurant Essort, responded to this review
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Lieber Gast Vielen lieben Dank für Ihr Feedback. Ja, unsere schon etwas ältere Katzendame ist wirklich süss, zwar etwas eingebildet,... More 

Bern
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

We went there on Valentine's Day and opted for the 3-course meal. Each dish was a treat for the taste buds and beautifully presented. The surprises between the expected dishes were also lovely, especially the sorbet and cardamon pumpkin soup. We have been there several times now and have never been disappointed. It is one of our favorite restaurants in... More 

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Urs L, Inhaber at Restaurant Essort, responded to this review
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Liebe Eva C. Vielen lieben Dank für Ihre tollen Worte - für unser ganzes Team immer eine schöne Anerkennung. Der... More 

Biel
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2014

Great location in the former US-consulate in Bern. Nice decoration, old furnitures, a fireplace etc, but the place can be noisy if it's full. The service is nice, the staff very friendly and caring. The food was in general nice but the cold first course was very weird, indian vegetables that didn't taste indian at all. There were too many... More 

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Thank Pocureuil
Territoire de Belfort, France
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

We went there for dinner to celebrate our wedding anniversary and what a disappointment it was! The food was average all around. The vegetables were uncooked and tasteless (not crunchy and yummy as you would expect at that price range), even the lamb chops, though fresh and of good quality, lacked the main ingredient: love and talent. It seems that... More 

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Thank StephanBern
Urs L, Inhaber at Restaurant Essort, responded to this review
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Liebe Stephan B Vielen Dank für Ihre Bewertung, sehr gerne möchte ich dazu Stellung nehmen. Wir gestalten unsere Menus jede... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014

Decoration of the food was great and also wein, I could enjoy. However, the main dish(something vegi pancake with risotto and vegetable) was too salty for me. I couldn't it without water. Even though everything was nice, main dish wasn't appetizing due to too much salt. What a pity ! I was just a bit disappointed.

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Thank xxxiyuni
Melbourne
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44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

We visited Restaurant Essort with friends for lunch on a beautiful sunny day and enjoyed a fantastic lunch in the courtyard. From the friendly welcome and wonderful service to the excellent food there is nothing to fault in this establishment. We chose the business lunch menu and enjoyed a finely prepared dish of yellow fin tuna with a small salad... 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
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jubilaeumsstrasse 97, Bern 3005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bern Mittelland District  >  Bern
  • Phone Number: +41 31 368 11 11

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?