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Restaurant Buchenegg

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Swiss, European, Central European
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Stallikon 8143 , Switzerland
+41 44 710 73 90
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant Buchenegg is the perfect place for you if you look for a combination of excellent food, a charming atmosphere, outstanding service and an amazing view on lake Zürich and surrounding hills. It is simply a place with a soul, no superficial luxury, but down to earth type of gourmet food. You will sit outside on the terrasse with an... More 

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Thank Christina F
Adliswil, Switzerland
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166 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This is a very nice restaurant on a top of a mountain pass with a view over Zurich and the Zurich lake. The interior is typical Swiss, very nice and relaxed. The food was really good. The menu is mainly Swiss, with some Asian influence. To our great surprise we actually had one of the best spring rolls that we... More 

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Thank Jon Pall H
Pewsey, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

My first visit was for a coffee. had their specialty which was quite boozy. The cup was bespoke and given to me as a part of the price. Still have it. The second visit was for a Swiss fondue. It was winter and snow all over. Really nice. Stuffed toys lead up the stairs. very unusual. Try the place over... More 

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1 Thank Flierbear
Stallikon, Switzerland
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The restaurant is beautiful in its interior and if you can sit outside at the edge, the view down to (the lake of) Zurich is breathtaking. The meals are excellent Swiss kitchen with very good quality. The staff in there are very warm and friendly.

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Thank Simona H
Florence, Italy
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187 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The place is a bit off the main track, but it is in a beautiful surrounding, right on top of a peak. Easy to reach by car from Adliswill or Horgen. The menu is not very extensive but everybody can find his preference. The Fondue comes in various types and we had the classic fondue which was absolutely great. The... More 

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Thank CriticallyMe
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Great in every respect but i was shocked by the bill. I'm just not used to this kind of dining in Switzerland. But as a thank you to our hosts it was a pleasure to pay. Outdoor dining was very pleasant and with friendly service and good food (and they treat dogs very well) it is a good place to... More 

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Thank 466DavidW
Pattaya, Thailand
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Not my first time here, and what makes me come back is the incredible view of Lake Zurich valley while eating in a nice outdoor garden terrace. Very nice for a romantic meal or with friends. We found the service really quite friendly and efficient. The waiter went out of their way to adjust the parasols so that we were... More 

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Thank Coelhator
Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We were charged 52 Francs for water and told afterwards that 'This is Switzerland'. We have lived here for 2 years and never have we been charged anywhere near this amount. The waitress was unapologetic and brusque. Highly disappointing.

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1 Thank ssteptoe
Hong Kong
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168 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Really friendly host (5 stars), creamed veal scallops (4 stars), creamed asparagus (3 stars), didn't like the beef tartare as it resembled more a mousse with toast that has nothing to do with toasted bread at all.

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Thank Burkiu
Zurich, Switzerland
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253 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016

we've been there four times. for drinks and for food. the staff is quite friendly but tends to be under pressure at first sight. the food is only average to be honest. when it comes to coffee and cake, the apple strudel is very very expensive. The point is that the place has something unique that makes you come back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stallikon 8143, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Stallikon
  • Phone Number: +41 44 710 73 90

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?