Zurich Restaurant Guide

Zurich is the right place to be for gourmets and lovers of good food.

Traditional Swiss cuisine in rustic taverns, haute cuisine in innovative top restaurants, or colorful food markets with culinary delicacies from all over the world – Zurich has something to please every palate.

Guests holding a Zürich Card receive a culinary surprise in many restaurants. See all Zürich Card restaurants here.

Good to Know – Eating in Zurich

  • An absolute must: the typical Zurich specialty, Zürcher Geschnetzeltes with rösti
  • Opened in 1898: Zurich is home to the oldest vegetarian restaurant in the world, the Hiltl
  • Super-food pioneer: a Zurich physician invented the famous bircher muesli at the end of the 19th century
  • Dining with Chagall: in the tradition- steeped restaurant, the Kronenhalle, (art) connoisseurs are surrounded by works by Chagall and Bonnard.
Discover Zurich
There are many restaurants rich in tradition on Bahnhofstrasse, but also fashionable ones in Zurich-West.
Typically Swiss
Zurich without its traditional Swiss cheese fondue is inconceivable.
Typical Zurich
Sweet? Alcoholic? Or spicy? Zurich produces delicacies to suit every taste.
Restaurant Tips
In Zurich, fans of meatless cuisine can find an abundance of vegan and vegetarian restaurants.
In Zurich, these restaurants are simply cult, and guests should visit at least one of them.
City of the Guilds
Dining in style: These Zurich restaurants are housed in history-steeped guild houses.
Restaurant Tips
In Zurich, burger lovers are spoilt for choice. These are the favorites of the local residents.
Breakfast
Brunch, breakfast buffet or à la carte: these cafés and restaurants offer breakfast in Zurich.
Child-friendly restaurants welcome their youngest guests with children’s menus and play facilities.

Multifaceted Zurich

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