A couple eating at a window table in Gurtners restaurant
Veal tagliata on a slat serving plate with a glass of red wine
Dessert symphony arranged on a slate plate

Restaurants above Bern

Culinary delights on Bern’s local mountain

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Gurten funicular reconstruction

The Gurtenbahn conversion will take place up to and including May 15, 2024. Replacement buses will run on the Gurten during this time. The adjusted timetable can be found here.



Every Sunday, we serve up five different brunches in the different venues on the Gurten. For couples, surrounded by nature or in an extended group – we have the ideal brunch offer to suit every taste.

Gurtners Sunday brunch:  Sunday,
11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Indulgence brunch in the Pavilion: Sunday,
10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Farmer's brunch:
11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Family brunch in the Tapis Rouge: Sat, Sun and public holidays,
9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Yoga & Brunch: Saturday,
8.30 a.m.–3 p.m.
Brunch to go:  Sunday,
9 a.m.–11 a.m.
Varied brunch buffet in Gurtners restaurant
Table laid in Gurtners restaurant


À la carte

«Good food lovingly prepared» – that is the motto of Gurtners à-la-carte restaurant. Boasting a convivial, modern atmosphere, Gurtners can seat 110 guests inside and another 120 on the terrace.

Monday to Saturday*:

11.30 a.m.–14.00 p.m.
17.30 p.m.–23.00 p.m.
Sunday:  11.00 a.m.–17.00 p.m.

* From 14.00 p.m.–17.30 p.m. we will be serving you a small afternoon offer.

 Opening hours public holidays:

Fr, March 29th 2024 Good Friday 11.30 a.m.–17.00 p.m. Warm cuisine throughout
Sa, March 30th 2024 Easter Saturday  11.30 a.m.–23.30 p.m. Usual opening hours
So, March 31st 2024 Easter Sunday 11.00 a.m.–17.00 p.m. Brunch
Mo, April 1st 2024 Easter Monday 11.30 .m.–17.00 p.m. Warm cuisine throughout
Thu, 09. May 2024 Ascension  11.30 a.m.–17.00 p.m. Warm cuisine throughout 
So, 12. May 2024 Mother's Day 11.00 a.m.–17.00 p.m. Brunch
 So, 19. May 2024 Pentecost 11.00 a.m.–17.00 p.m. Brunch 
 Mo, 20. May 2024 Whit Monday 11.30 a.m.–17.00 p.m. Warm cuisine throughout
 We–Sa, July 17th–20th 2024 Gurten Festival  closed
 So, July 21st 2024 Sunday after Gurten Fesitval  11.00 a.m.–17.00 p.m. Brunch
 Thu, August 1st 2024 Swiss National Day 11.00 a.m.–23.30 p.m. Brunch, Evening open 


Tapis Rouge


In the Tapis Rouge self-service restaurant, you can choose from a rich and varied buffet. The Tapis Rouge can seat more than 220 inside and 260 outside and is ideal for anyone looking for quick and simple food.

Winter season
October 17, 2023–April 30, 2024: 9 a.m.–6 p.m. every day including public holidays*
Summer season
May 01, 2024–October 13, 2024:
9 a.m.–8 p.m. including public holidays*

* In bad weather, we reserve the right to close the restaurant earlier.

The kitchen closes 30 minutes before the official closing.

  • Breakfast buffet (Mo–Fr, 9 a.m.–10.30 a.m.)
  • Generous salad buffet
  • Three different rösti specialties
  • Two lunch menus, changed on a regular basis
  • Warm free flow buffet
  • Children’s buffet
  • Dessert and cake buffet
  • Warm and cold drinks
Generous salad buffet in the Tapis Rouge self-service restaurant
Outside view of the Bahnhöfli take-away stand on the Gurten – Park im Grünen



The Bahnhöfli take-away stand sells snacks, ice creams and drinks to go. The Bahnhöfli is the perfect meeting point for athletes or families who want to stay near the playground.

Monday to Sunday: 12 a.m.–5 p.m.*

* Only open in good weather. You can check if the Bahnhöfli take-away stand is open using the symbol in the website menu.

Monday to Saturday: drinks and tarte flambée
Sunday:  barbecue dishes,
ice creams and drinks
A persons hands over a Gurten voucher

Give a voucher as a gift

Our vouchers stand for healthy moments and culinary highlights. Choose between a money voucher or a specific offer. Every voucher can be presented with a personal message. The vouchers can be purchased easily and conveniently from the online shop and ordered with the print@home or postal shipping options. Payment by credit card, Post card, Twint or by invoice.

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Getting here

The easiest way to find us. There are parking spaces right next to the Gurtenbahn funicular valley station.


A diagram with an overview of how best to get to the Gurten. By public transportation or car, the Gurten is ideally located.