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) #22 of 1,662 Restaurants in Zurich $$ - $$$ German, , European
Bahnhofstrasse 28a, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
044 220 15 15
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bahnhofstrasse 28a, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you can get a reservation, do it! It's a popular spot for a reason :) This is an old and pretty famous Swiss German restaurant. As an American, the first thing I loved was: The Apple Juice. Really! Apparently it's common to drink Apple...More

Thank Mallory M
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is overrated. Having dined in many local Swiss restaurants, this is by far the most disappointed one as compared with the money we paid for. Apart from the touristy atmosphere of the restaurant, the waiter served us with the assumption that we needed more...More

Thank Hoikee
Reviewed 4 days ago

Yes very Touristy but well worth it. MUST BOOK or go early to avoid disappointment. this place is packed out. it serves all traditional German type food. Sausages, Pork, Snitzel, Potatoes, Saurkraut, Beer, Pretzels. the surrounding are an old medival settings. the whole atmosphere is...More

Thank sterpo65
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great location and in good weather sit outside. I ordered the Cordon Bleu and it was very tasty. The service was also friendly

Thank Jack T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 13 people looking for a good place for dinner after a long day of travel, first time in Zurich. We went for a walk at the city and stopped here. We wanted to taste local food and were glad to...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

It met our expectation of what we thought a traditional German/Swiss restaurant would be. We had a very late lunch, shared a sausage sampler, some sauerkraut and fries. The local beers on tap included a nice variety and were excellent. Service was great, overall an...More

Thank brandonf148
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went back here for the first time in 10 years and it was the same. Restaurant was packed at 9:30pm - every table full so you know it must be good. WE had the Mayors Sword and the meter long house sausage with the house...More

Thank 638malc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wide beer selection and good Schnitzel. What else could you want? My wife got the mixed sausage skewers which she also enjoyed. The potato hash brown and potato salad were both good. Like everything in Zurich a bit pricey but worth a visit

Thank Mitchell C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant looks nice and the food is good. However it is very busy and noisy. Not a place for a quiet dinner. Seems that it is mostly visited by tourists. The location is in the very center of the lovely Zurich old town. Not...More

Thank Demartsev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Searched for authentic german/ Swiss on a layover and found this place on TA. It was better than exciting expected My family of 4 each got different meal and we could not decide whose was better. The restaurant is a very cool ambiance of German...More

Thank BeaFF
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bahnhofstrasse 28a, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: 044 220 15 15
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