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Walliser Kanne

#206 of 1,696 Restaurants in Zurich
$$ - $$$, European,
Lintheschergasse 21 | Kreis 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 211 31 33
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fondue” (32 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
“schnitzel” (5 reviews)
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Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lintheschergasse 21 | Kreis 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

As a swiss citicen, I like this restaurant, cause it is truly amazing, the cheese (moitie-moitie) is spicy and delicious, they even have the best Kirsch, service is friendly the only part which you have to be know; the price. everything else is just perfect.

Thank DonEstefan
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Looks like a nice authentic Swiss place to have dinner but did not match the expectations. The cheese fondue was not that special. Had the worst steak ever, dry and bad quality of meat. Also not enough staff since we had to wait to order...More

Thank Lana9203
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

As a Swiss person, who knows what good fondue should be like, I can say that the fondue we had at Walliser Kanne was terrible :( ... We ordered one normal cheese fondue, one tomato and one champagne fondue. The normal one was more or...More

Thank Luki N
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Compared to other cheese-based traditional Swiss meals restaurant, this one is clearly average at best. The raclette comes with very little sides, and you're left constantly having to reorder. Our waitress was very nice but the fact that there were only two for the entire...More

Thank nat b
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Walliser Kanne is conveniently located in the heart of Zurich and only a 2 minute walk from the main train station. If you are in Zurich looking for a taste of a traditional Swiss meal, you can't go wrong with this restaurant. The environment is...More

1  Thank Food_Tuber
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

There is quite a variety of fondues to choose from and the food is traditional and very good. But even better is the extremely friendly staff, who are helpful and knowledgeable. If you are not sure whether you might like your choice or not, just...More

Thank Verleinix
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This cheese fondue restaurant is a delight, tucked away in a side street about 100 yards from the Zurich Main Train Station. The all you can eat cheese fondue with truffles at CHF41, which comes with bread, potatoes and pickles is a great deal, actually....More

Thank Krzysztof D
Reviewed 6 October 2017

With the goal to get a nice fondue the three of us entered the restaurant on a tuesday evening around 9pm, where we we're greated by a friendly waitress and waited for about 5 minutes for a table which we booked in advance in a...More

1  Thank Sam S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We hosted two business guests from NY and this Restaurant was a natural choice. The dish we always receommend is Roesti with Gschnatzeltes or fondue. The Roesti is of very good Quality and the Service in this small Restaurant is also great. Reservation recommended at...More

4  Thank Henry_Rome
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We had dinner sitting outside on a Sunday evening. The wait staff was extremely friendly and helpful; the food was excellent. Zurich is expensive, and this was a good choice for great food at a reasonable price (for Zurich).More

1  Thank Mad_Hatter2016
KramerGastronomie, Geschäftsführer at Walliser Kanne, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Dear Mad_Hatter2016, thank you so much for your great words here on Tripadvisor about our Restaurant Walliser Kanne. We are proud to have such good and friendly staff. And we are proud to serve great food, inside or outside on our small terrace. Hope to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lintheschergasse 21 | Kreis 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 211 31 33
  • E-mail
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