Gemuss on Oeschinensee

eat & drink

See the mountain world with different eyes: Discover our various offers around the topic of food and drink.

Restaurant Oeschinensee - open from 09:30 to 16:00, open daily

Restaurant Bergstübli (mountain station) - open from 09:00 - 17:00
Berggasthaus Arva - Restaurant open Tuesday to Sunday, Hotel open from 16.05.2024.

Cafebar at Oeschinensee - open 10-16h
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Mountain hotel Oeschinensee

The Berghotel Oeschinensee has been owned by the Wandfluh family since it was built in 1892. It is now run by the fifth generation.

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Opening hours

Mid May to October: 09.30 to 16.30 / 17.30 | December to March: 09.15 to 16.15


  • Directly at the Oeschinensee
  • Self-service restaurant
  • Lamb specialities from our own organic farm
  • Homemade spaetzli dishes
  • Selection of vegetarian & vegan dishes
  • Gluten & lactose free offers
  • Swiss beer & wine selection

Bergstübli by Berghotel Oeschinensee

Since 2020, the Wandfluh family has also run the Bergstübli restaurant.

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Opening hours

Mid May to October: 09.30 to 17.00 / 18.00 | December to March: 09.00 to 16.45

  • Directly at the mountain station of the Cable car & the Oeschiland
  • Kiosk (summer) / self-service restaurant (winter)
  • Large terrace
  • Snacks (pretzel, hot dog)
  • Homemade Oeschi-Glacé

Café Bar

Kisok / bar directly at Oeschinensee. Open March to December (mid-season and summer season). 

Opening hours

Mid-May to October: 09.00 to 17.00 /18.00 | December to March: 09.15 to 16.15 | Closed in bad weather.

  • Meeting point directly in front of the Berghotel
  • Uncomplicated self-service
  • Large piazza with wooden tables
  • Snacks (nut croissants, pretzels, hot dogs, garlic bread)

Only open in summer

Arva mountain inn

Linger in the sunshine on the serviced terrace with a view of Oeschinensee and the Blüemlisalp or retreat to the cozy Stübli with its Swedish stove when the mist hangs over the lake. Seasonal, regional and homemade: reduction and simplicity on the plate and in the glass. 

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Opening hours

Season start 16.05.2024

Opening hours: May/June/September/October: Wednesday - Sunday
July/August: Monday-Sunday

To the mountain hut

The Restaurant Zur Sennhütte (formerly Berghaus Läger) was built in 1974 and is located above Oeschinensee.

Opening hours

Daily from May to October from  up to about  Open at all times. Closed in bad weather.

Enjoy our traditional Swiss dishes and home-made products on the sun terrace or in the restaurant, in a cosy and nostalgic atmosphere.

From the mountain station Oeschinensee about 30 minutes on a natural hiking trail to the restaurant Zur Sennhütte.

Bärgbeizli Underbärgli

The Bärgbeizli Underbärgli is open when the flag is up.

Opening hours

From May to October, depending on the weather. Open when the flag is up.

Enjoy the gigantic view over Oeschinensee from the sun terrace.

From the mountain station Oeschinensee follow route 6 (about 1 hour) or via Heuberg route 8 (about 1.5 hours) to the Underbärgli with its gigantic view.