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First Mountain Resturant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Swiss, European
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First, Grindelwald 3818, Switzerland
+41 33 828 77 88
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Deventer, The Netherlands
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124 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

typical mountain restaurant. good food. and a very nice view. also some new attrations are there, like the first walk

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Thank NicoBNL
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104 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Had a fantastic day out at Jungfrau. The Top of Europe. Amazing sites and well worth the CHF90.00 with half price rail card. The restaurant was amazing and the staff were wonderful. The food was great and the drinks very reasonable. Thank you

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Thank Steve R
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

The restaurant at the top is fine. Food ok, a little expensive, but views are stunning. The cable car to get there is great fun

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Thank Bamb41
Stuttgart, Germany
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174 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

This review is for the self-serve cafeteria, not the table service. Even for a tourist trap, it's pretty bad. The hamburger was flat and while I'm sure it was beef, it reminded me of a chicken nugget with "parts and pieces". Fries were good. Lunch options included some spaghetti, some sausage, chicken nuggets and the hamburger. The barley soup was... More 

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Thank ashley97
Newton-Le-Willows, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

After a lengthy walk it was great to get some dinner, not much choice for vegetarian but they did make us some chilli and garlic pasta which went down a treat. It was a little pricey but the portion size was massive.

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Thank Annette M
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74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

This is just what you need at the top. Best hot chocolate and best coffee. The views from the restaurant are amazing so you can just enjoy your order. This is a must go site.

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Thank Fahad A
Lugano, Switzerland
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25 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

Great location with a variety of choices for drinks/lunch. After arriving on First, you can relax there and just enjoy the view.

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Palo Alto
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Pros--views from terrace are beautiful. Cons: rooms are actually narrow bunk rooms located under the ski lift in the basement of a ski resort. Rooms are spotlessly clean but claustrophobic, narrow and yet enormously expensive. We paid about 300chf for 2 adults and 1 14 year old. Food was inedible gross brown slop. Staff was friendly and helpful. Basically this... More 

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Thank Michele D
Singapore, Singapore
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

There was a self-serve and restaurant option, the latter catering to groups. Having just been to the Jungfraujoch self-service restaurant, I would say the prices here are comparable to there, about 20Fr for a lunch. On good sunny days the terrace is nice, but personally, having endured the cold during the hike I preferred to be inside where it was... More 

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Thank BernerOberlander
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

This is a big place, catering to large groups of skiiers and summer visitors. They have a self-serve area as well as table service. The food is good. They have a decent wine list. The staff is extremely attentive and friendly. And the views cannot be beat.

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Thank Zaxweiser

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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, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: First, Grindelwald 3818, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bernese Oberland  >  Jungfrau Region  >  Grindelwald
  • Phone Number: +41 33 828 77 88

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