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Restaurant Johanniter

Niederdorfstrasse 70, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 253 62 00
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good48%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“rosti” (31 reviews)
“pork” (12 reviews)
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German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Niederdorfstrasse 70, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Neighbourhood: Old Town
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was recommended to us by a few locals, so of course we had to try it. It did not disappoint! The atmosphere and service were both inviting and authentic. And the food was SOO good!!! My friend and I split the homemade Cream of...More

Thank KimRob77
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Used to be a gem only visited by locals, now thanks to Tripadvisor also a lot of tourists visit it. Nevertheless, still charming as on day one and the food is still great. One of the best locations to eat authentic Swiss cuisine at fair...More

Thank Christian S
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Place: restaurant is very local and fully pack with local people. It seem good for Traveller like our family. Our table decorated with head cover of the brew tank. Food: Pork is recommended Overall, we have a fine experience here.

Thank Warit
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food here and the waiter was very nice. If u visit Zurich, I recommen u this place

Thank Cristina B
Reviewed 15 April 2017

definitely, niederdorfstrasse is not a good street to eat in zurich. after several bad experiences in other restaurants in this street i returned after several years to this traditional restaurant, that some years ago was somehow acceptable. the service was poor, always busy and did...More

Thank atontao
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had a group of 8 family member with varying tastes and all of the meals were good. Try the liver dishes or the pork knuckle (Schweinshaxe) -- they're especially good.

Thank mdktraveler
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Rösti is one of those quintessentially Swiss dishes (grated potatoes fried on both sides and topped with a dollop of cheese or sauce) that you can easily do at home -- but which is also gratifying to have in a restaurant that pretty much specializes...More

Thank pensivepeacock
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I was told to try the rosti by my local colleagues, and had a very good one here. The rosti is basically potatoes, and can be a bit dry, but they serve it with a mushroom sauce which makes it much better. Staff could be...More

Thank roberto s
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The title says it all. The pork cordon bleu was crispy, tender and stuffed with heaps of tasty molten cheese. The veal filet slices in a cream and mushroom sauce was just as good. French fries and rösti were impeccable, crisp on the outside, soft...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Located very close to old town near the station. This restaurant has quite a bit of options for vegetarians. I am a vegetarian. I got excellent mushroom and cheese with pasta. The raclette was also excellent. A meal for 2 with beer would cost close...More

Thank arvindsaraogi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Niederdorfstrasse 70, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 253 62 00
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