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Gass 17

$$ - $$$, European,
Hauptgasse 17, Appenzell 9050, Switzerland
+41 71 780 17 17
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (3 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Swiss, European, Central European, International, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Hauptgasse 17, Appenzell 9050, Switzerland
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Great food and superb service. This spot was perfect for us because I could try the local cuisine and my wife found items on the menu that she was more comfortable/accustomed to eating.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Good restaurant and coffee place during the day, in the evening a place where locals meet, friendly staff, bar area, good food.

Thank tino124
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Modern designed restaurant looking different to the usual traditional designed restaurants in Appenzell. We were given a amuse bouche of battered calamari which was delicious and set the tone for what was to come. The gazpacho soup was excellent with a glass of Prosecco. We...More

Thank Moosie57
Reviewed 12 June 2018

While traveling across Europe for two weeks we never visited the same restaurant twice, that is except for Gass 17. The food was fantastic and the service was top rate. We enjoyed the food and atmosphere so much we had dinner here twice. The food...More

Thank HypnotiqeJoker
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Appenzell is a very nice typical rustikal Swiss town to visit. So we went there as every year to have dinner with friends. This year we went to Gass 17 and right from the beginning I had a very positive impression. Very friendly waitress (just...More

Thank Alexander H
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Had Lunch menu, I really enjoyed the beef burger, and the others had a really excellent club sandwich. The service and atmosphere were great.

Thank RaymondP1348
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Stumbled in this cafe to warm up through caffe & sweets. So incredible, I wanted to post right away. Cappuccino perfect with just the right amount of chocolate used to decorate it. The kirsch cheese tart was/is amazing! Now I know where I'm going tomorrow...More

1  Thank Cinnne
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We sat outside at this cafe. Drank great cappuccino, ate wonderful Apple shtrudel and amazing chocolate cake! The service was very nice and unlike all the rest, everything was not too expensive

Thank Keren_Dekel
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I arrive Sunday evening around 8 PM. The menu looked amazing as well as the atmosphere. Very trendy and surprising to find in a small town. They do speak English which is a plus. Unfortunately I can't give you any review on the food because...More

1  Thank diane a
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We loved that our first question to our waitress upon sitting down to an outdoor table resulted in an English language menu--so easy. The hamburger was interesting--it tasted less like a standard American hamburger and more like meatloaf on a fantastic ciabetta bun. The fries...More

1  Thank WiscDeb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European, Central European, International, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hauptgasse 17, Appenzell 9050, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Appenzell  >  Appenzell
  • Phone Number: +41 71 780 17 17
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