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Cafe du Cerf

) #40 of 131 Restaurants in Neuchatel ££ - £££ , European,
Ancien-Hotel-de-Ville 4, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
+41 32 724 27 44
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“irish pub” (2 reviews)
“last night” (2 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, Irish
££ - £££
Ancien-Hotel-de-Ville 4, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
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Reviews (39)
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

One of the only "international" bar in Neuchatel. Very good athmosphere as they finally decided to get rid of that****barman who thought he was king of world a bit too much...New recent staff looks great and I feel welcome there again.....Mega crowded on Saturday nights...More

Thank Hadrien G
CafeduCerf, Owner at Cafe du Cerf, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Hi Hadrien, thank you for taking the time to give us your review. The good atmosphere is something we do try to strive for ... a little bit of home right here in Neuch! Hope to see you for brunch and the Six Nations. From...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We wanted to attend with friends to a quizz night organized by the pub. The crew was very rude with us, saying that as we are new, they could not give us a proper table and we could just leave if we were not happy....More

Thank violapro
CMc206, Manager at Cafe du Cerf, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2016

Dear Viola, it is with regret that I read your review but to be honest I was expecting it. We know that you were disappointed with having to sit at the bar and not at a table for the quiz. We do try our best...More

Reviewed 21 October 2016

Didn't eat here but came a few times to catch live football. Was disappointed last night when the game I wanted to see wasn't on as the Cerf had a problem with Sky. Pints of Guinness are good and are typical Swiss prices at CHF9...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

all its so perfect! The atmosphere, the staff, the food, the beer is just perfect! I come here many times and every time I want to come back! At this moment I can not complain about anything! If you came to Neuchatel you can not...More

1  Thank Roxana Mirabela C
Reviewed 11 September 2016

If you're into fast food and beer, this is a great place to go to; if you're not, well you can have fun watching people

Thank pjm_pt
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Speak English they do! Going to eat, I recommend the gourmet burger and fish $ chips both you can not go wrong. They are laid back here.

1  Thank watchingtime
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

It is one of the best bar I had been here... The atmosphere, crew, beer and cider's... Excellent burgers... Definitely un amazing bar to chill!!

2  Thank Solange B
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Very famous bar in Neuchâtel, quite crowded and full of international people. Easy going, good beers and excellent snacks! I would recommend as it is probably in the top 5 bars in the city.

1  Thank Viking2072
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Me and my friend were eager to try this pub's food, but could not due to a waiter who unexplicably did not aknowledge our existence. After not even answering our greeting, we asked him wether we could sit outside and he mumbled "yes", so outside...More

8  Thank Serena F
Reviewed 4 October 2015

I love the atmosphere of this pub. Great choices of drinks and food. I really appreciate the 3 different levels, so you can stay downstairs and watch a game or find a quiet corner upstairs and chat with friends.

2  Thank Sophie C
CMc206, Owner at Cafe du Cerf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2015

Hi Sophie, Thanks so much for your positive review. It really makes all our hard work worthwhile. Hopefully we will see you at the Cerf soon. With kind regards, Cathriona & the whole Cerf team

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Do they have live music?
12 June 2017|
Response from CafeduCerf | Property representative |
Hi Sslanter92, we have live music Friday and Saturday nights. For the summer we have music weather depending (i.e. if it rains we will have music). If it is too nice everyone is outside. If you have a specific date in mind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$34
Bar, European, Pub, Irish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
14:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ancien-Hotel-de-Ville 4, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Neuchatel  >  Neuchatel
  • Phone Number: +41 32 724 27 44
The Café du Cerf is a lively watering hole in the pedestrian zone right in the centre of Neuchatel. Somewhat of an institution in Neuchatel this bar has been around since the 1950's and is popular with young and old alike.Café du Cerf can offer you Irish hospitality, great food and over 100 beers from around the world. Open 7 days a week we can offer you Live Music, Live Sport, Pub Quizzes, Irish Breakfast on a Saturday morning and daily menus.
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