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Baelliz 61 | 3600 Thun, Thun 3600, Switzerland
+41 33 223 31 33
09:00 - 00:30
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All hours
Sun 10:00 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 00:30
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Montreal, Canada
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We had a wonderful lunch at Waisenhaus situated at the end of Lake Thun...a superb setting along the fast flowing river surrounded by nice shops and restaurants. The restaurants terrace is alongside the river in the shade. All in all a beautiful setting for a late lunch. We had a really nice salad with fish fillets that was very tasty.... More 

Thank guyrlac
Lorenzini_Bern, Sales Ristoranti Bindella Bern at Waisenhaus, responded to this review

Dear guyrlac Thank you very much for your review. We are really happy to read about your very good experience you had at Waisenhaus Thun. We look forward to welcome you again to Waisenhaus Thun. Warm regards Victoria More 

Sofia, Bulgaria
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199 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Waisenhaus was a beautiful restaurant and it had very good food. I had the gnocchi and it was good however very cheesy. The location was very nice and the service was also commendable. They served us very well and were very good with my friends' young child. They had colour pencils and paper for her to draw and they cooked... More 

Thank Thomas H
Geneva, Switzerland
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I usually like to eat off the beaten path so was expecting little from Waisenhaus as it is on the main shopping street! to my pleasant surprise, it turned out to be a kid friendly, super italian meal, with excellent service, great wine and good humoured management. Lovely find and highly recommended. Everyone enjoyed their pick and the ambiance was... More 

Thank SamConstantin
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent waiter. He had the kitchen make two custom dishes for us. There were 6 of us total. The trifecta mousse dessert was the cherry on top of a beautiful afternoon meal.

Thank DaniWatson1010
Horgen, Switzerland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Nice warm evening, nice terrasse .... But the waitresses had no mercy: I arrived 10.10pm - "No, nothing to eat, kitchen is closed " ..."Maybe just a salad?" ...."No, that is our rules!" What a shock! WaisenhausBindella is promising Italian hospitality- but such a treatment in Italy would NEVER happen!!!!!!!!! I will definitely not come back here.

Thank bboettinger
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a quick and lovely stopover here for lunch before driving off again as we were en route to somewhere else. The outdoor al fresco area is a charm and a place to watch people go by. We had spaghetti vongole, spaghetti aglio oglio, and chicken schnitzel. All came out well and we were pleased to... More 

Thank GLHS-75
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68 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

We were a party of nine, there for lunch, so we choose from the lunch menu suggestion. The soup of the day was ok, but the risotto and the saltinbocca were really good. Maybe little bit salty, but overall I would order them again several time :-) unfortunately no time to test the desert that looked very good. Would also... More 

Thank Samuele T
Hyderabad, India
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94 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

Well they've changed their menu, sadly removing my fave their spaghetti bolognese. While I am confident they would have accommodated that as a request, I ordered off the new menu. The pumpkin gnocchi was plain, uninspired and I can only assume that pumpkin was added. Skip that option. My hubby ordered lasagne verde that was up to Waisenhaus standards and... More 

Thank DeidreTravis
Bradford, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

We ate here without booking, but the staff were great about it. I suspect that Swiss people always book, and the habit of travellers to not book is a bit of a shock, or a nuisance. The food was lovely, as was the wine, but it was the most expensive meal we ate all week. The staff were very friendly... More 

Thank YorksClare
Hong Kong, China
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

I have been traveling Italy Genova, Carrara, Milan Paris the last week, and unfortunately this is the worst dinning experience so far in terms of food and service. Avoid whenever possible. The lady served our outdoor dinning area are not friendly and probably the worst compare to the other restaurent i visited last week in Europe. The two pasta (garlic... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 00:30
09:00 - 00:30
09:00 - 00:30
09:00 - 00:30
09:00 - 00:30
09:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baelliz 61 | 3600 Thun, Thun 3600, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Thun
  • Phone Number: +41 33 223 31 33

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