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Restaurant Johanniter

#286 of 1,675 Restaurants in Zurich}
$$ - $$$German, , European
Niederdorfstrasse 70, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 253 62 00
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good49%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pork” (12 reviews)
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German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Niederdorfstrasse 70, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was good and the waiter was friendly and helpful. The menu was only in German but the waiter did help translate. The food was hot and tasty, I had steak and for me it was a little bit overcooked but as I wasn't...More

Thank Mackie1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Are you looking for something typical, fast and affordable? Don’t think twice and go to Johanniter. There you will find the best Swiss typical food and a good selection of beers. You will never regret it. The staff is very friendly and want to make...More

Thank Miguel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here many times and have always been pleased with the food and beer. But what varies significantly is the service, from excellent fast and friendly to poor slow and disinterested. It just depends on the waiter. The place does very busy especially...More

Thank Adrian P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For our last night in Zürich, my boyfriend and I decided to check out Restaurant Johanniter for dinner because it was on my list of restaurants to try out, and it was near our hotel. I ordered the speckrösti, since everyone on Yelp was raving...More

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Service is terrible in this restaurant. We sat there for 20 minutes but no waiter came. We even didn't get a menu. Terrible terrible experience! By the way, it was not very busy and only half of the seats were filled at that moment.

1  Thank Chi Z
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We arrived early and grabbed a table outside. Server was right over and took our drink order. We had the salad with sliced chicken from the fit plate, and the chicken in pepper sauce with spatzle (the spatzle was gently pan fried, as my wife...More

Thank peterrin1
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The food here is good, typical swiss, but I would say the prices are a bit higher, I guess it is because of the location. But we did not regret it because we were leaving full.

Thank Robko M
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Been travelling Europe for 3 months and this is by far the worst service I and my wife have received or witnessed. While our service was rough and rude the service provided to others was insulting at best. The food is fair but this place...More

Thank pammaldunwoodie
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We had dinner here with my friends. Had grilled pork that melts in your mouth. The downside was the place was too busy, we sat outside and took a long time for someone to take our order. Besides almost everybody smokes , which is the...More

Thank 4Dolores
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Situated at the Niederdorfstrasse 70, in Zurich hardly away from the Limmatquai.. this restaurant and bar is one of the oldest and the best in Zurich. This excellently maintained property with the lovely rustic interiors and the cozy decor takes you back to medieval times....More

Thank Harshawardhan
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Niederdorfstrasse 70, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 253 62 00
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