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IQ Bar

$$ - $$$
Escher Wyss
Bar, Pub
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Hardstrasse 316, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
+41 44 440 74 40
16:00 - 02:00
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Zurich, Switzerland
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1,386 reviews
744 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 648 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

IQ Bar is located in the Hardbrucke neighborhood and has nice sidewalk tables for people watching. Inside are mostly wooden tables and chairs a few bar stools and high stools near the bar. The bar has large windows and these are opened on nice weather days. There are red bricks mixed in on the walls for decorations to give the... More 

Thank FormerCaliBoy
Zurich, Switzerland
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80 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Always good for a last drink before heading home. Intersting croud that tends to change quite a bit. Once your among banker in suits next time you'll meet a crowd of girls at a hen night... Interesting.

Thank thebluetruck
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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106 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

I was there with a colleague after work. The staff was friendly and beer was nice 🍻🍻😊 At that moment few people were there and it was quiet. I can recommend it 👍🏻

1 Thank Ralph B
Osnabruck, Germany
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2013

We intended to get shots but they where extremely overpriced... so we decided to get beer. The bartender filled half my glass with beer and half with foam. When I asked if he could pour me a new beer correctly, he said no in a very arrogant way. The bar isn't anything special anyway. it's poorly decorated and the tables... More 

Thank daniel g
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2013

Such a great spot for our first night in Zurich. Great music but we could still chat away to each other and catch up. Beer was reasonably priced for Zurich too!

1 Thank MTeaDublin
Normally Zurich, Switzerland
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013

After a series of disappointing experiences we were received with a smile, and received prompt attention. The drinks menu is solid, prices are sensible, the atmosphere is relaxed, what more do you want in a bar?

2 Thank Fuzzy%20Bunny
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136 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2012

Have been many times to this bar over the years and it has such a good atmosphere. It is small, cosy, casual and done up well. The age group is also good not young and noisy 18 year olds.Good service. The waiters are friendly and generally a nice place to hang.

1 Thank gailZurich
Zurich, Switzerland
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434 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2012

Always good for a well mixed drink. Friendly staff and cool atmosphere

1 Thank Path F
Zurich, Switzerland
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336 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2011

This place is located by the main street in Escher Wyss. We just happened to walk by it and stopped to have a couple of pints. I don't know how busy it gets in the evenings but it's a nice place to have a few pints at 6pm and watch people go by. Unfortunately Escher Wyss is so ugly with... More 

1 Thank Smoke_Trees

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hardstrasse 316, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Escher Wyss
  • Neighbourhood: Escher Wyss
  • Phone Number: +41 44 440 74 40

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?