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“Flavorful food ”

Tham Chinese Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 20 Restaurants in Murren
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Asian delicacies amidst magnificent Swiss Alps.
Schweinfurt, Bayern, Germany
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Flavorful food ”
Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

We ordered chicken curry with fried rice and wok fried noodles. Good food and friendly service although I wish some of the vegetables in the dish had been fresh and not from a can. Mr. Tham have quick and friendly service, wiping our table clean twice.

Thank Emily B
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Helsingborg, Sweden
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Dont be misled by restaurant exteriors - hidden gem”
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We ordered chicken curry with rice, and a plate of vegetable fried rice. The food was up to the standards of any high scale Chinese restaurant, and quite inexpensive for 40 CHF total for two persons.

The restaurant from exterior looks like a kiosk, but dont be misled, it is probably the best warm food you can eat in Murren.

Visited April 2014
Thank RohitSharma2013
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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2014

We had the best from Mr & Mrs Tham. We had most of our meals at this restaurant and Mr. Tham always came up with the most splendid dish for us. The noodles, the fried rice and the black pepper beef was awesome. The ingredients he used are of the best quality, the meat always tender and he was very patient in explaining to us the different type of dishes they have cos there's a lot to choose from. Once you've decided he'll be off to cook your meal in the open kitchen. You can actually see him preparing your meal. And we never heard him complaint about anything when we always came in late near closing time sometimes. The servise is quick and you never have to wait long for your meal to come,

Our favourites are the szechuan chicken, black pepper beef, beef noodle, chicken curry and the list goes on...

The restaurant is clean and cosy a little small but nice. With a small telly in one corner and when it's not crowded it's a nice place to have a quiet cup of coffee cos Mrs.Tham's coffee is the best. She would always let us have nice swiss ice-cream after our meal and Mr. Tham would send us off with gifts like mini tobblerones. And soemtimes when she's not busy she would teach us German! :)

What do we like best?
The food, their hospitality, the atmosphere, their friendliness and being able to enjoy your food while surrounded by the beautiful mountains.

What do we like least?
Leaving this joint

Mr.& Mrs Tham we'll back sooooon :)

  • Visited May 2013
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2 Thank Teragia
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Basel, Switzerland
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Tasty Quick and friendly”
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Really great spot for lunch or dinner if you fancy a break from all that alpine stick to your ribs food (nice though that is).

Very authentic, very friendly staff and quick service in a small eatery not far from the station or the cable car on the lower route connecting either end of the village.

Most food prepared whilst you wait you really hot and fresh and we are always prevented us from over-ordering starters (which show both integrity and experience ... and of which we are thankful when the main dish arrives as one would not want to waste any).

Really worth a visit ...

  • Visited January 2014
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Thank Nigel B
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saudi arabia
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“The real deal”
Reviewed 11 January 2014

Staff is Asian and the food is authentic. This place was great, a hidden gem. Not sure if the are open for lunches but definitely for dinner.

Visited January 2014
Thank carlflanders
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