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Friends Corner

Indian, Sri Lankan, Asian
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Josefstrasse 140, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Very good and affordable curry. It is a very simple and stress free space, the food is good and the crowd and staff are very chilled.

Thank Carlos C
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Exceptional food! While the restaurant is small and the service is meant to be quick and easy going, the food is outstanding!

Thank NT179
Ernakulam, India
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Good and cheap eats at time of the day. I anjoy the sri lankan stil curry. It is really spicy and has a good variety to choose from.

Thank siri34002
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

Very good sri-lanka food, alweays fresh and cheap. good portion, a few table. not very nice location but caracter.

Thank kiedom
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

We visited here as many places were closed (Sunday evening) and those that were open were ridiculously expensive. It also helped that it was just down from our accommodation. The place is small but we were taking out anyway. It was expensive by our standards back home, but cheap compared to what else is available in Zurich. As others have... More 

Thank JeffroNZ
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

Food is ok but service is appalling. We (3 person) went around 330pm wanting to have something light before having actual dinner after that. Wanted to order 2 items but was informed by them that nothing is available except X rice until 4pm. We proceeded to order X rice and some side dishes. When the rice was served, no cutlery... More 

Thank Lavender1401
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

I could not have my dinner since the guy was not prepared to accept payment by means of a credit card and i was not carrying enough francs on me for the family. I found the place to be pretty average and probably that is what to expect from a place when it is termed cheap.

Thank SrivatsG
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

I had a pretty good Masala Dosa. Yes, the restaurant itself was not that large, it smelled slightly oil, and the food was very probably prepared in advance and reheated, the portion was good and the price was right. I would definitely go again. Reasonable selection of cold beer. When possible, sit outside.

2 Thank Electroburger
Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

a tasty authentic sri lankan experience; grab it to go & enjoy on the Josefsweise, the park are just around the corner! good value & big portions

1 Thank 944JoC
St Albans, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

After reading really good reviews, we decided to go and have a meal here. We were really disappointed as food was prepared a lot earlier, served on a plate, warmed in a microwave and served. Taste was not that great and the place needs a full upgrade. Never again!!

1 Thank Mitesh V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Sri Lankan, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Josefstrasse 140, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: 0438182204

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