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Brasserie Joel's Restaurant

) #194 of 353 Restaurants in Lucerne $$ - $$$ European, , French
Alpenstrasse 3 | CH-6003 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
+41 41 418 47 47
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
23 Sep 2016
“Pleasant restaurant with excellent food”
26 Mar 2017
“Best Beefsteak Tatar in town!”
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CUISINES
European, Central European, French, Swiss
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Alpenstrasse 3 | CH-6003 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Yes, this restaurant is a bit old-fashioned and it is a bit pricey indeed; but it's one of the very few real 'Brasseries' left in Switzerland. Traditional Franco-Swiss cuisine, friendly staff and their Tatar is just fantastic! Highly recommended - a hidden pearl of Luzern!

Thank burettora
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you verry much for the feedback. We so happy, that you like the food by us. We hope we see us soon. Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 23 September 2016

The restaurant, part of the Hotel Luzernerhof, is on a side street just a few blocs away from the main tourist traffic and from the lake. We sat outside, received good service and excellent meals, and hence went for a second time. On both occasions...More

Thank Lenk53
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 2 May 2016

,My sister and I travelled here as a belated birthday gift for me and we have now just returned home from this cosy, friendly Brasserie not far from the Lake views. Staff so friendly but, Daniel the Portuguese, Assistant Head Waiter is a gem. Nothing...More

Thank jaycee725
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 2 September 2015

Cute little restaurant on bottom floor of the Luzernhof Hotel. We sat at their outdoor tables trying to order drinks and see a menu. Older, rather brusque waitress just ignored us. After a 10 minute wait we went to a cafe on the river. Another...More

Thank Sammysue
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 3 August 2015

Brasserie style restaurant just off the lake by the Old City. Friendly greeting and continued service from Daniel our waiter? Small appetiser on the house, lovely bottle of French Viognier and food hit the spot. Pizzas for the kids, veal Zurich-style for my wife and...More

Thank Alan H
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 6 December 2014

Luzern has quite a few great and excellent restaurant, none of them a bargain. This one stands out in a few ways: - It's the only "Brasserie" style restaurant that feels like one (a couple more have it in their name, but not atmosphere -see...More

1  Thank PacificBlackBird
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 18 August 2014

Waited over an hour for soup. Charged us for tap water. Owner was rude beyond belief. Too many other options to eat here.

1  Thank Lhdkk
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 17 January 2014

Highly recommend Joel's brasserie in hotel Lucernerhof, Lucerne. Hospitable and warm service and delicious food. 1) Smoked salmon on the house 2) Cream of carrot and orange-refreshing and appetising 3) Swiss apple cider and Lucern beer 4) Grilled apple with melt in your mouth foie...More

1  Thank Lihui1986
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 27 August 2013

We were lost and searching for a prebooked hotel. We called in for advice and were given perfect guidance. We returned and had an excellent meal served by friendly staff and owners ( who commented that 'it was raining cats and dogs',) the food was...More

1  Thank gauntlettandhill
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

Reviewed 7 August 2013 via mobile

Greeted with pleasant service which remained throughout, also witht he chef coming out to ask how things were at the tables. Pizzas were delicious. Only draw back was no air conditioning on a very hot day...

1  Thank Brizzy4ever
Sofia D, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Brasserie Joel's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you very much for you feedback. We will forward your rating and concerns to our supervisors in order to constantly improve our services. We hope to welcome you soon Best wishes Your Joel's Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Central European, French, Swiss
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 00:00
Monday
07:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alpenstrasse 3 | CH-6003 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 418 47 47
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