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Niederdorfstrasse 15 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 268 51 68
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“ravioli” (6 reviews)
“mixed salad” (2 reviews)
“truffles” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30All hours
Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Niederdorfstrasse 15 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant Vallocaia belongs to the Bindella group and is located in the heart of Zurich's old town "Niederdorf". If you're looking for great value for the price go with the lunch menu which usually gives you 5 options at very reasonable prices. Of all...More

Thank Lucas W
Bindella_Schweiz, Guest Happiness Manager at Vallocaia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lucas W, What should we say? Thank you so much for your great review for your plenty visits. It is always a pleasure to welcome you in our restaurant. We hope to see you soon again! Best regards, Michèle Tisch

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I wandered in on a very warm June evening, and we were lucky enough to get table outside. The service was top notch - very friendly and prompt. The food was outstanding. I can recommend the carpaccio and the gamberoni! This wasn't...More

Thank julezabelle
Bindella_Schweiz, Guest Happiness Manager at Vallocaia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear julezabelle, Thank you very much for your outstanding feedback! It was a pleasure to welcoming you at Ristorante Vallocaia in Zurich's Niederdorf. And we would love to see you another time when you visit our beautiful city again. Best regards, Michèle Tisch & Vallocaia...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Good food and drink here. Very at tentative staff. Wa ate a lunch and a dinner here during our three days in Zurich. Nice wine list. Menu boasts many expensive items but there are some good, lower-priced options (e.g. the Lasagna for under CHF 30.More

Thank Don W
Bindella_Schweiz, Guest Happiness Manager at Vallocaia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear Don W., Thank you so much for your 5-Star-Review here on Tripadvisor. It was a pleasure to welcoming you twice during your stay in Zurich. Special thanks for your compliment to our staff! We would love to welcoming you again, if you visit Zurich...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

We stopped here while in Old Town Zurich for lunch and some wine. The staff was lovely and the food was delicious. Stop by if in the area...you wont be disappointed!

Thank Pammie667
Bindella_Schweiz, Guest Happiness Manager at Vallocaia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you, Pammie667! It was great to welcome you in Ristorante Vallocaia in Niederdörfli. Special thanks for the compliment to our service! We will forward it to the whole team. We would love to welcoming you soon again in Vallocaia Best regards, Michèle Tisch

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a sunny location in old Zurich. We came across this restaurant and decided to give it a try. We had a bottle of the Bindella. It was smooth, full bodied and we finished the entire bottle. We had an antipasto platter...More

Thank Lavone H
Bindella_Schweiz, Guest Happiness Manager at Vallocaia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear Lavone H, Many thanks for your great feedback. It is such a pleasure to read that everything was to your fullest satisfaction — from the wine, to the food and our service. Your compliments to Mark Riemers make us proud to have him working...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A fantastic little find..... we'd walked all round the 'old town' looking for somewhere to eat and liked the look of the menu; very traditional, very seasonal and had the sort of dishes suggesting the chef knew his stuff. We weren't disappointed when we went...More

Thank Jon_Holder
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We recently had an enjoyable meal at Vallocaia. We loved the warm, cozy ambiance of the restaurant - it was a cold, rainy evening, so it was nice to be there to warm up in the pleasant atmosphere. The food was excellent - we had...More

Thank jwells3665
Reviewed 10 March 2017

By a cold day of February, we discovered this cosy restaurant located in the Old Zurich. We were welcomed by a very charming waitress which has provided all along an amazing service: discreet, but smiley and providing an awful lot of tips to help us...More

Thank fifidesbois2016
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

When our first choice of a late lunch was closed for a private party, we happened up on this gem in a square in the Old Town part of the city. It would have received 5 stars, but the prices were just a little bit...More

Thank twoifbyc
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The service is good, various choices of north Italian cuisine. The atmosphere in the restaurant is nice, just enjoyed it. Standard & reasonable price for Zurich. Good location in the old town

Thank Sanna S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$92
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Niederdorfstrasse 15 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 43 268 51 68
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