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Baelliz 61 | 3600 Thun, Thun 3600, Switzerland
+41 33 223 31 33
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“branzino” (2 reviews)
“young chef” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Baelliz 61 | 3600 Thun, Thun 3600, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at Waisenhaus during early August (5 people: 3 adults, 2 children) and the food was excellent (best Italian food I have tried for a long time) as well as the experience (we were sitting outside and the view of the Thun town...More

Thank marvancouver2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal! I say this with confidence because we ate there for lunch and 2 dinners! Branzino, veal limone, insalata mista, vegetables were the best I ever had! What puts this restaurant out of the stratasphere is the talented and gifted young chef! I travel...More

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned a second evening for dinner and even had a lunch there ... the best Italian food we EVER had ... AND we spend many holidays in Italy . Menu has it all ... I had delicious Branzino with capers and lemons , my...More

Thank NewYorkRuta
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The best Italian food we have had in Europe. They have a special taste of Italy on the menu for children for one low price! Very good service and dining experience along the river with a view of Thun castle and the old town. Food...More

Thank Gudrun J
Lorenzini_Bern, Sales Ristoranti Bindella Bern at Waisenhaus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Dear Gudrun J Thank you so much for this great review! What an amazing compliment for our Chefs, that you tasted the best Italian food in Europe with us - thank you! We are extremely glad to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

We weren't sure what we were feeling to have for lunch, but we had not tried any Italian on our Swiss trip, so we had a look at their menu. The outdoor patio seating looked austere (not what we were expecting for a riverside patio...More

Thank The_Concierge_8
Lorenzini_Bern, Sales Ristoranti Bindella Bern at Waisenhaus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Dear The_Concierge_8 Wow - thank you so much for this amazing review! We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed your visit at the Waisenhaus this much! Thank you also for your kind recommendations about the food, we will gladly pass on the great feedback...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Nice and elegant Italian restaurant downtown Thun, installed in a building which was before the City orphanage ("Waisenhaus" in German). The food is excellent, adapted to the season and nicely presented. The service is nice, professional, rapid and smiling, all of them speak quite well...More

Thank Joan M
Lorenzini_Bern, Sales Ristoranti Bindella Bern at Waisenhaus, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Dear Joan M Thank you sincerely for your visit and kind review. We are grateful that you describe our food as excellent and that our service was able to fulfill your expectations. Thank you also for recommendations for our seasonal dishes, we will gladly pass...More

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...More

Thank guyrlac
Lorenzini_Bern, Sales Ristoranti Bindella Bern at Waisenhaus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

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

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'...More

Thank Thomas H
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...More

Thank SamConstantin
Reviewed 14 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
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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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