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Shaba Restaurant & Lounge

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Gewerbeschule
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Fierzgasse 22 | 8005 Zurich, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
+41 44 201 03 00
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18:00 - 23:30
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Zug, Switzerland
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Nice surprise! We were looking for a restaurant and ended up at Shaba by chance. The setting is very nice and the atmosphere really pleasant with the water wall and the séparés where you can sit on the floor. The staff is so friendly and funny, it is a real pleasure. I had the poulet satay and the pad thai,... More 

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Thank AnneCe1980
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

Ordering a starter for CHF 24.- getting 1 piece of chicken Satay, 1 mini bowl of papaya salad, 1 slice of extremly thin filled bread, and 1 minimini slice of vegetable strudel. No reaction of the boss after telling him. Food quality ok, but sorry....that is by far too expensive even for Zurich!

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3 Thank sensoryaddicts
Madrid
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

This is a very good place for eating Thai food. The dishes are excellent! The owners are always checking that everything is working well, very friendly people. Comfortable place. Definitely I recommend this restaurant

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1 Thank edcaye
Houston, Texas
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We found this restaurant via Yelp. We were going to eat at White Elephant which was near the hotel, but thought we would walk through the neighborhood and look for something more in our budget. The food was tasty and the staff was very friendly. We sat in the patio which was surrounded by apartment buildings. We were really enjoying... More 

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Thank Raiseboy
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2014

I have to admit I was a bit surprised at first when entering this restaurant. The decor looks nice from the outside, but at a closer look the mish-mash of Moroccan style alcoves doesn't make much sense in a modern restaurant. The food is equally surprising: what could the serve in a place with Moroccan alcoves? But Thai, of course!... More 

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Thank ClaudioBlack
Zurich, Switzerland
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2013

I found the Shaba just by chance as I went out for lunch with a friend of mine. And it´s the only place, where I had so many great evenings - either with friends or with my darling. So what is really special at this place? - It´s quite central at the Limmatplatz. - Food selection is limited (as in... More 

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1 Thank Invocation
Greifensee, Switzerland
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 April 2013

This is just the best restaurant I've ever been to. The food is incredibly good and even healthy, the interior design is wonderful with its asian-persian touch. But the most outstanding is the service: the team is so nice, very friendly, helps with finding the perfect meal for you and makes honest and good wine recommendations and even special wishes... More 

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Thank scheiwie
Zurich, Switzerland
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2012

It is hard to find a place in Zurich where they really care to make you feel comfortable as a guest. This place goes even further, Sani and his team try to make you feel at home and with friends. And they do it successfully!! It is for sure not the cheapest place but for Zurich standards it not exaggerated.... More 

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Thank BurnCycle_80
Zürich, Schweiz
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2012

One of the best asian restaurants I have ever visited. Prices are ok for Zurich. Sani and his staff are excellent hosts. Extremely friendly. The food is very tasty, very well cooked - I just love it!

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Thank vidaevangelista
Geneva, Switzerland
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2012

Recently went here to have dinner with some colleagues. From the outside, the restaurant does not look very appealing, but inside it looks like a proper restaurant with a warm atmosphere, and the staff was very welcoming: we immediately felt at home. Unfortunately the food was a bit disappointing. Most of the dishes on the menu were pretty standard stuff... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$46
Cuisine
Thai, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fierzgasse 22 | 8005 Zurich, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Gewerbeschule
  • Neighbourhood: Gewerbeschule
  • Phone Number: +41 44 201 03 00

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