Restaurant Jialu National in Lucerne

If you are looking for an authentic and high quality Chinese restaurant in Lucerne, then you should definitely visit Jialu National. The restaurant is located directly on Lake Lucerne and offers a fantastic view of the mountains and water. Jialu National is not just a restaurant, but also a journey to the Middle Kingdom that you can experience with all your senses.


The Jialu National was founded by Jiayin Liu, who comes from Sichuan Province and has a great love for Chinese culture and cuisine. She has decorated the restaurant with a lot of passion and taste, so that you can feel like you are in China. The furnishings, the pictures, the dishes and even the uniforms of the employees come directly from China and were personally selected by her.

The heart of Jialu National is of course the kitchen, which serves you authentic Chinese dishes of the highest quality. The menu is diverse and varied and is based on the culinary pearls of northern China, especially from Beijing and Sichuan. Here you will find classic dishes such as Peking duck, dim sum or bangbang chicken, as well as special creations such as glass noodle salad with prawns, hot and sour soup or homemade spring rolls. All dishes are freshly prepared and cooked with natural ingredients, without added glutamate or meat tenderizer powder. The Jialu National attaches great importance to sustainability and regionality and sources its products wherever possible from the surrounding area and in keeping with the season.

The Jialu National is also a paradise for vegetarians and vegans, as it offers a wide range of plant-based dishes that are just as tasty and aromatic as the meat ones. For example, you can enjoy homemade vegetable dumplings, northern Chinese cold spinach or various tofu and mushroom dishes. The desserts are also vegan, as are some wines from the extensive wine list.


Jialu National's wine list is another highlight, offering you a unique opportunity to complement Chinese dishes with corresponding wines from the world's most renowned wine regions. Here you will find both Swiss wines and international wines from France, Italy, Spain or South Africa. Jialu National also regularly organizes wine-themed events where you can learn more about the different grape varieties, growing regions and flavors.

If you want to visit Jialu National, we recommend that you make a reservation in advance as the restaurant is very popular and often fully booked. You can book a table online or by phone or order a voucher if you want to make someone happy. The restaurant is open seven days a week, except Tuesdays in winter. The opening times are from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Jialu National is more than just a Chinese restaurant, it is a culinary journey of discovery that you won't soon forget. Be inspired by your love for Chinese culture and forget about everyday life for a moment. We look forward to your visit!

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