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Josefstrasse 140, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
0438182204
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11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Switzerland
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54 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and big portions. Staff was fast, but not particularly friendly. Unfortunately I received the wrong amount of change, which I only noticed later (3CHF missing).

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Thank huscheltrim
Zurich, Switzerland
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017

this is the place I always recommend to friends who visit zurich and everybody is amazed by the very good food.

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Thank rethab0
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Very good and affordable curry. It is a very simple and stress free space, the food is good and the crowd and staff are very chilled.

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Thank Carlos C
Singapore, Singapore
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Exceptional food! While the restaurant is small and the service is meant to be quick and easy going, the food is outstanding!

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Thank NT179
Ernakulam, India
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Good and cheap eats at time of the day. I anjoy the sri lankan stil curry. It is really spicy and has a good variety to choose from.

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Thank siri34002
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Very good sri-lanka food, alweays fresh and cheap. good portion, a few table. not very nice location but caracter.

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Thank kiedom
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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161 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We visited here as many places were closed (Sunday evening) and those that were open were ridiculously expensive. It also helped that it was just down from our accommodation. The place is small but we were taking out anyway. It was expensive by our standards back home, but cheap compared to what else is available in Zurich. As others have... More 

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Thank JeffroNZ
1 review
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Food is ok but service is appalling. We (3 person) went around 330pm wanting to have something light before having actual dinner after that. Wanted to order 2 items but was informed by them that nothing is available except X rice until 4pm. We proceeded to order X rice and some side dishes. When the rice was served, no cutlery... More 

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Thank Lavender1401
Nairobi
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64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I could not have my dinner since the guy was not prepared to accept payment by means of a credit card and i was not carrying enough francs on me for the family. I found the place to be pretty average and probably that is what to expect from a place when it is termed cheap.

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Thank SrivatsG
Europe
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344 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I had a pretty good Masala Dosa. Yes, the restaurant itself was not that large, it smelled slightly oil, and the food was very probably prepared in advance and reheated, the portion was good and the price was right. I would definitely go again. Reasonable selection of cold beer. When possible, sit outside.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Josefstrasse 140, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: 0438182204

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