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Cafe Runft

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Bahnhofstrasse 51 | 3800 Interlaken, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
+41 33 823 83 83
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Geneva, Switzerland
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Attached to a boulangerie/pâtisserie so lots of choice. Nice salad bar and light menu available as well.

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Thank StevieB99
Washington, DC
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201 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Decent enough food, but (like all of Switzerland) expensive. They have a lot of covered outdoor seating, so even if it's drizzling a bit you can still find a dry place to sit outside if you'd like. Service was european in pace and friendliness, but fine. The food came out quickly and was fine, but nothing remarkable. Gnocchi with tomato... More 

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Seacrest Beach, Florida
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365 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

We walked down the whole main street in Interlaken and finally decided to eat at Café Runft. There were a couple others that we thought about but they were totally empty and we were not in the mood for Asian food so our options were somewhat limited. We shared the Roasted Chicken, Frites and Cauliflower and a bowl of Cream... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Agree with other reviewers that the staff is quite discourteous. Experienced great hospitality throughout Swiss except for this place. Very tourist Unfriendly!

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Thank Jay N
Singapore, Singapore
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

We were looking forward to trying out this cafe but unfortunately their items didn't really suit our tastebuds. Their hot chocolate was simply a glass of milk and a pack of Caotina which you will mix in yourself (common across a few places, which I learned later). Chocolate ice cream felt powdery and flavor a bit on the light side.... More 

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Thank Xenocai
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I had a good experience. Service was fast and friendly and helpful. They have pretty good lunch offers, if you are not super hungry, take a small portion! I paid 17.4 for a sparkling water and a huge vegetarian lunch dish. It's good everyday food. All other guests seemed to have been Swiss, mainly cute old ladies. There are plenty... More 

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Sion, Switzerland
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

I've been there twice and I find that the location and the atmosphere of that place is great. The service is sometimes not the best, especially during peak hours, where the service team has difficulties to keep the rhythm. But they are friendly and the food is good. The salad buffet is great, you can serve yourself and the dressing... More 

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Houston
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

After our disappointing attempt at the neighboring restaurant, we were pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. Food is good...desserts better. It has got a modern decor, friendly waiter.

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Evanston, IL
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

We waited 20 minutes for them to take our order. Felt like we were invisible or had leprosy. Hard to believe that they are next to a train station.

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Tokai, Japan
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154 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015

Just across a side lane from the huge Migros supermarket at Interlaken West. Plenty of space to sit outside, but we had bad weather, so that was not an option. Even the inside is large and comfortable. We had a nice late lunch and enjoyed good service. We liked it so much that we went back later to load up... More 

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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, Cafe, European, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bahnhofstrasse 51 | 3800 Interlaken, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bernese Oberland  >  Interlaken
  • Phone Number: +41 33 823 83 83

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