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Restaurant Lapin

$$ - $$$, European,
Museggstrasse 2 | 6004 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
+41 41 418 80 00
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lapin” (25 reviews)
“rabbit” (6 reviews)
“game dishes” (2 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
10:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Museggstrasse 2 | 6004 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place was just phenomenal. The food was really good. I think unique dishes bursting with flavor. I was excited to eat every bite of my food. Waitress was excellent, too. Really friendly and out of her way to explain the dishes to us in...More

Thank Anna L
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

This cozy little restaurant is located in the Hotel de la Paix. It was recommended to us because we wanted to try traditional Swiss cuisine. We are so glad we went! The hostess and wait staff were friendly and efficient; they were able to find...More

Thank Dilara L
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Grüezi Dilara L Thank you very very much for your nice and full points review. We are so pleased to read about your experience in our Restaurant. You have absolutely selected the right dishes. The Original Lucerne Fritschipastete is a genious dish. The recepy is...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We had been struggling to find somewhere to suit our tastes but we were happy to find this place and it was near our hotel. We tried the Kitchen Sampler followed by a beef tartar and the rotisserie chicken. While it would have hard to...More

Thank David G
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello thank you for your review and full points. The Mistchratzerli as we call the small chicken is one of our most served dishes. In two courses but hot and with the side as Risotto or Salad from the salad bar - our clients like...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I had two enjoyable meals (dinner n lunch) at this restaurant. On both occasions, I was glad that the waitress was patient to explain the German menu to me. I tried to Game speciality and local speciality. Both were great. The accompanying wines recommended by...More

Thank AlvinLah
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Grüezi AlivnLah Thank you for your review. We are in the middle of the game season. This year the meat and the ingredients are especially fine. I am most pleased that you had enjoyed both meals in our Restaurant. That is one of the best...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

The small an cosy restaurant at a corner next to lions square offers at lunchtime a set of typical menues with a very good value for money ratio. The service we enjoyed was friendly and - quite an exception in Lucerne - Swiss!More

2  Thank zurichhiker
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Grüezi Thank you very much for your nice review. That really makes us a pleasure of reading your words. It is absolutely our goal to serve our clients with best service / Produicts money ration since Switzerland is already quiet expensive. We hope to be...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner, casual and relaxed, with friendly service. The food was excellent. And the dining room, while not spacious was comfortable. A most enjoyable evening.

Thank Cate A
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Grüezi thank you for your nice comment and also thank you for the full points. We will pass on to our staff meeting and hope to be able to welcome you on another occasion. With best Regards Ferdinand Zehnder and Team

Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had dinner at Lapin the week-end before Easter. Lapin (''Rabbit'' in French) was nicely decorated and ready for Easter. We enjoyed at the most Chef's recommendation of Breast chicken with bourbon sauce and Gordon Bleu. The wine list is various, we didn't go wrong...More

Thank Cezara D
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Grüezi and Hello from Lucerne Wow - we are proud of ourselves and especially of our Restaurant Team. Thank you for mentionning the chef's Menü and also for mentioning the various Wine List. Looking Forward to welcoming and spoiling you again. With best Regards Ferdinand...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017

We were among the last customers for lunch on Sunday afternoon, so the menu was quite limited. Tried the consomme which was quite good, but the creamy pasta with applesauce or the meat pie were just OK. We might have had a different experience if...More

Thank Amit_and_Alex
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Hello from Lucerne Thank you for your comment and Feedback. We are looking into the Sunday Lunch experience. It is always the customer comments which helps us to improve Service of our products. Hopefully you can make it on another Occasion. With best Regards Ferdinand...More

Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The restaurant looks welcoming and comfortable. We had eaten a large lunch so only wanted something simple, so asked the waitress before we sat, and offered to just sit in the bar. The waitress and waiter were quite snooty and brusque which made us feel...More

1  Thank TarnMark81
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Grüezi TamMark81 thank you for taking your time and writing a review. We are a little surprised about your comments. Usually our Kitchen Chef never sits in the Restaurant especially not on service time as his capability will be needed on the stove. We are...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Enjoyed dinner at Lapin. Great range of menu including traditional Swiss and German dishes. Really enjoyed the rabbit stew and steak was great. Excellent wine list including some lovely French wines by the half bottle of which we enjoyed several. Highly recommended but bring your...More

Thank dwalsh177
DelapaixSwitzerland, Inhaber at Restaurant Lapin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Grüezi Dwalsch177 Thank you for your nice comment and compliments. We are happy you had a lovely dinner. It was a real pleasure to recommend you my personal favourite wine. Sometimes the half bottles gives a chance to try out new wines and espcially for...More

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Tina B
5 April 2017|
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Response from DelapaixSwitzerland | Property representative |
Grüezi and thank you for your question. We suggest you make a reservation for Saturday night. Just to make shure we have a table available. What date and how many Guests are you? We are happy to assist you. Is there a... More
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ohio81
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Response from DelapaixSwitzerland | Property representative |
Grüezi ohio81 Thank you for your question regarding the attire. We are a typically swiss restaraurant. No special dress code. Looking forward to see you. Can we make a reservation? With best Regards Ferdinand Zehnder and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$48
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Museggstrasse 2 | 6004 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 418 80 00
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Description
The Lapin is a family run hotel-restaurant situated in the centre of Lucerne and is one of the city's leading restaurants. It has a cosy, rustic appearance and serves modern European cuisine specialising in regional dishes. The menu offers fish, meat and seafood dishes as well as traditional Swiss Käsespätzli (small dumplings with melted cheese) with chives and pumpkin potato strudel with parsley cream sauce. In addition to the standard menu, the restaurant offers a special every day and extensive 3 to 4 course weekly menus. The speciality of the house are the Ratsherrenspieße (a type of food served en brochette) with various types of meat and vegetables and are served flambéed at your table. Wine lovers can enjoy a selection of international wines to go with their meal. The Lapin also provides a traditional Lucerne setting.
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