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Buner

#59 of 429 Restaurants in Bern
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Kasernenstrasse 31 | 3013 Bern, Bern 3013, Switzerland
+41 31 333 15 15
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17:30 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 23:00
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Tampa, FL
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81 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The building and dining area are nice. Outdoors would be great -not occupied due to rain today. We sought out a restaurant with good food but off the tourist map. This was it for sure. Love being in a restaurant with only local people. But the food was very basic - we've had the same in a cheap German restaurant... More 

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Canton of Bern, Switzerland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I was happily surprised. The service is extremely polite and efficient. We felt really comfortable. We orders 4 dishes and all of them were excellent. The gazpacho, a simple soup some might say, was the best I ever had. The salmon ceviche was not traditional peruvian (It was more like a tirado) but refreshing and really well presented. The mains... More 

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Thank JorgeRessia
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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173 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Just outside the bustling tourist areas of Bern, under the shady trees of this quiet neighborhood, nestled into a comfortable well preserved house, lies BUNER Restaurant. Charming and quaint, it welcomes you into its relaxed atmosphere by tantalizing your nose with scents that flow upon the gentle breezes. We were greeted promptly and warmly by Julio Da Silva (Proprietor) and... More 

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Zug, Switzerland
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

The food was very good, the staff friendly, the atmosphere is nice and there is a nice terrasse that must be very pleasant in the summer.

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Thank AnneCe1980
Zurich, Switzerland
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97 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Büner is definitely one of my best discoveries in Berne! Not exactly cheap, but well worth the money. We had a wonderful fish on a sauce that wasn't just yellow but actually contained saffron, and the Wienerschnitzel was excellent (and ginormous), both beautifully presented. The Pouilly Fumé one of the best I've had, and the service was very friendly and... More 

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Langenthal, Schweiz
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147 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

You will break the bank if you eat here often, but for a special occasion, Büner is excellent. Whomever you bring here will be impressed. Creative menu. Perfect service. Great wine list. They had Bison and Water Buffalo on the menu this time. I did not quite understand how this is possible, but they said these animals are raised in... More 

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Thank Ravenshaw
bsterchi, Geschäftsführer at Buner, responded to this review

Dear Ravenshaw. Thank you very much for your nice feedback. I am very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at our restaurant and do hope you will visit us again soon. By the way, we just received another special meat you should try! A Yak-Beef which is also raised in the region and is originally from Tibet...just in case... More 

Bern, Switzerland
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2015

My husband had been here before with his colleagues for lunch but it was my first time. I was pleasantly surprised! I loved the bistro atmosphere and we were seated at the back room with the jade green wall with the black and white picture frames and the throwpillows on the seats. The opaque windows had wine bottles for decor... More 

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Thank tumbleweed_7
bsterchi, Geschäftsführer at Buner, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for your much appreciated feedback! I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us and hope we'll be able to be your host again soon. Wishing you a great weekend! B. Sterchi, Manager More 

Zug, Switzerland
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170 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

I have been at the Buener two times and the food is superb. They have a good selection and saisonal specials. It is quite pricey though and the service doesn't pay the needed attention. For every dish something was forgotten. The drinks didn't come and water wasn't filled up. The nice room, food and time made up for it.

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Thank katherinelee
bsterchi, Geschäftsführer at Buner, responded to this review

Dear Katherine Thank you for your much appreciated feedback! I'm glad you shared your experience with us, this will allow us to improve our service in the future. I hope we will be able to welcome you as a guest at least a third time and wish you a joyfull holiday season. With my best regards, Benjamin Stechi, Manager More 

Washington, DC
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014 via mobile

I think this place is actually called Buner. It was good but not as good as I was expecting. We stayed next door at the Alpenblick and were intrigued by this restaurant. It has a very nice outside patio area and a smooth and cool interior. The staff were very friendly and we got a late table on a Friday... More 

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far away
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94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2014

I had not eaten there In a while, and my wife never had, so we were not sure exactly what to expect. What we found was a warm welcome, genuinely friendly, attentive service, a nice if not extensive menu, good wine choices (even by the glass), imaginative pairings of ingredients and presentation, and very well prepared food. My wife's lobster... 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$34 - US$143
Cuisine
Diner, European, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kasernenstrasse 31 | 3013 Bern, Bern 3013, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bern Mittelland District  >  Bern
  • Phone Number: +41 31 333 15 15

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