Restaurants and bar at the Grand Hotel National 

A range of gastronomy under one roof: Four restaurants with lakeside terraces, a café, and the legendary National Bar. The voyage of culinary discovery takes you from France to Italy to Vienna and from there eastward as far as China.

Sharing Brasserie Juliette

The Sharing Brasserie Juliette serves classic French cuisine with a modern twist, accompanied by an exquisite selection of wines and cocktails.

The young, ambitious team of chefs and hosts will make you feel like you're in Paris in Lucerne. How about Lobster Roll and Louis Roederer Champagne, tartare, entrecôte double, Loup de Mer à la Provençale or Foie Gras? Combine several dishes to share, celebrate life with a Big Sharing Plate or enjoy a classic meal. Bon appétit!

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Grand National Frühlings Kampagne WEB 187

Probably Lucerne's most attractive bar!

National Bar

Preserved in the original style of the 1870s, the National Bar exudes an engaging charm. It's where locals mingle with guests passing through, and where cool meets classic. A feel-good place any time of day, the National Bar is a microcosm well worth experiencing.


Cigar Menu

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Klassische Bar

Café-bar with bistro flair

Café César

With its bistro flair, Café César is where guests and local residents mingle to start the day with coffee specialties and fresh croissants or to watch people playing boules on the Nationalquai.

  • Opening hours

    Tuesday to Saturday
    8 am to 10 pm

    Sunday and Monday
    8 am to 6 pm


Klassische Bistro Bar

Mediterranean cuisine – 14 Gault&Millau points

Klingler's Ristorante

Where Mediterranean cuisine meets Italian charm in timeless elegance. Featuring high-quality ingredients, the cuisine at Klingler's Ristorante (14 Gault&Millau points) conspires with the host's consummate hospitality and delightful views of Lake Lucerne to provide a unique ambience. Enjoy homemade pasta in the Italian tradition and an exquisite selection of wines, many of which are also available by the glass.

  • Opening hours

    Monday to Friday
    11.30 am to 2.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 11.00 pm

    Saturday and Sunday
    12.00 pm to 11.00 pm

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Blick von oben aufs Klingler's Ristorante Luzern

Chinese specialties

Jialu National

Welcome to the Middle Kingdom. As the chefs follow recipes that have been handed down the generations, the Chinese specialties are prepared in a manner that's genuinely original. Discover the eclectic cuisine, which features ingredients from our homeland, and experience Chinese culture in an ambience that's as authentic as the dishes served in porcelain bowls. 

  • Opening hours

    May - September
    Open daily 11.30 am to 2.00 pm and 6.00 pm to 10.00 pm

    October 2024 - April 2025
    Closed on Tuesdays

    Company holidays
    5th to 26th November 2024

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Chinesisches Restaurant Luzern Innenansicht

Viennese coffee house and imperial Viennese cuisine


The ambience at Franz consists of a refined blend of imperial Viennese specialties served in an elegant listed setting. The cuisine comprises popular traditional specialties such as Wiener Schnitzel and Tafelspitz, as well as other classics and seasonal dishes. Meanwhile the afternoon is spent celebrating our typical Viennese coffee house culture with a well-stocked array of cakes.

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Interior Design Restaurant Franz Luzern
Detailaufnahme Bett Kopfkissen und Nachttisch

Advantages of direct booking

  • We guarantee you the best price through our own website
  • Complimentary room upgrade, subject to availability
  • Lucerne chocolate coin from Aeschbach Chocolatier
  • 10 CHF voucher per reservation at Sharing Brasserie Juliette