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Gran Sasso

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Aegertenstrasse 2, Zurich 8003, Switzerland
+41 44 463 80 11
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18:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
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Zurich, Switzerland
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64 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

open fireplace, high quality meat, attentive and good service - this restaurant has it all. It is a bit hidden and does not seem much from the outside but once you enter you're either in Italy or Spain - very recommendable restaurant to eat. The dishes are well arranged and the quality is superb.

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Thank schneiderjuerg
Zurich, Switzerland
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662 reviews
458 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,621 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

We came for a business lunch and found a nice table inside. All service personnel was extremly friendly and attentive. All food tasted great and came in large portions. "Kalbsleberli" were perfectly made and just right. Need to return to check all the other great menus!

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2 Thank FrankGeisler
Zurich, Switzerland
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Service was perfect despite we arrived 15 mins before closure, all waiters were super polite and helpful. Steak was delicious and amazingly well done.

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1 Thank ATCW
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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150 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Great food, great service. It really feels like a travel to Spain for a while. The place is nicely decorated, and the staff just treats us like royalty. It feels good when you are made important being a customer. Very friendly staff that took us through the choices on the menu... Had a great Portuguese wine with the meal. Started... More 

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Thank Alexandre L
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

This is not a cheap place (what is cheap in Switzerland anyway?), but if you have the urge to eat well and do not want to waste money in a random Swiss restaurant or chain, well, Gran Sasso is THE place. A Spanish restaurant run by a Galician, who usually are hard and honest workers with a great cooking ability,... More 

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1 Thank bagamundendi
Lucerne
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2014

Excellent filet steak - well spiced and perfectly cooked over coals. The wine list is really expensive with hardly any choice at the lower end below CHF 60. The tiramisu is not great despite some good previous reviews on this site. The service is solid and friendly. The décor is welcoming.

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Thank swissmini
Zurich, Switzerland
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52 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2013

You come here for a steaks and they don't disappoint. The interior is nicely decorated in a spanish style, the atmosphere is great and the service is friendly. I'm going back at some point.

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1 Thank weeboo
Switzerland
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210 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2011

You will probably not walk by this restaurant as it is not in the touristy area; but it is easy to reach by car or public transport. I got it via a groupon. The quality in the restaurant is great. It is fairly small and has a chalk-coal grill inside where the Chef grills the meat and fish. When I... More 

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ZURICH
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212 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2011

Food is quite good. I had the veal filet with patatoes. They served it with fresh baked bread, wich was exellent, and patatoes directly from the pan. As well 3 different kind of sauces. Moderate prices (for Zurich standard). The service is a bit slow but friendly. Recomended restaurant.

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Thank JIMMYDEFARGO
Salzburg, Austria
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145 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2011

We have visited this restaurant about a year ago and have been there recently again. Nothing has changed. You get excellent food, superbly cooked. The paella is a must (order in advance, for at least two people). You feel being in Spain. Just recently we tried the tenderloin beef from the grill. You could choose between several sides and it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Steakhouse, European, Spanish, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aegertenstrasse 2, Zurich 8003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 463 80 11

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?