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Fraumuensterstrasse 12, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 200 59 00
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (4 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (2 reviews)
“finger food” (2 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Fraumuensterstrasse 12, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped in this place for couple times and I always liked it! Service is very good and the food as well. It has a still of a brasserie where you can come anytime during the day for a Coffee break or Lunch. Well located...More

Thank Karim_T1966
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Even though I've passed the Metropol hundreds of times I never entered because it looked too snobby for my taste. Decided to have a go at the Japanese restaurant and was very impressed. Shared tempura and a sushi boat with my husband. Both were beautifully...More

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Thank Zimtstern
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love Japanese food, and coming from Sydney, I know we are spoilt for choice and quality when it comes to Asian food, but I still hold high hopes when I come to other cities, especially one as international as Zurich. So, I came to...More

Thank Battlecat81
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The drinks were good but not outstanding, the service of the slow side. Therefore the place was very expensive. I was there with a good friend, so we still had a good time.

Thank lh91lh
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here last night and even though I don't think this place is on par with HATO or Alice Choo in terms of cuisine, it's a solid Japanese fusion place. We had a variety of sharing plates to start off with (fried mushroom, tempura...More

1  Thank 967AJacobs
Reviewed 14 March 2017

One of the best suhsi Restaurants in town. Quite an exerimental menu, good variety. Very fresh fish and I was really impressed by the maki (especially with the snow crab and Beef truffle). Portions are perfect and value for Money. I liked the ceviche, the...More

1  Thank Nastyouche
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Metropol is where Japanese meets modern interior decor. The dishes we had (spicy eggplant, gyoza, miso soup, salmon) were delicious. The amuse bouche - edamame - where a bit fatty which is unusual given they are just heated up in steaming water. The service was...More

Thank himmeli2013
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Restaurant Metropole is just off Bahnhofstrasse, opposite the Swiss National Bank building, and near the riverside /lakeside walks. The bar is a cozy hangout for coffee, beer, and after work/shopping hours. The Restaurant is a good place for Euro/Japanese Food. The Sushi and Shashimi plates...More

2  Thank Hans M
Kramer_Gastronomie, Manager at Metropol, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017
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Lieber Hans, Danke dir. Wie du sagst, ist es in unserer Lage sehr wichtig, dass man sich privat aber auch...More

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Located at the end of the Bahnofstrasse this fusion place is prefect for a business lounge as the table are well separated giving you good privacy. Their wienerschnitzel is one of the best I ever had!

Thank Marini M
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Visit Metropol for a coffee and the environment was ideal for professional! Quite, very friendly staff, fabulous interior design and atmosphere! Strongly suggest it for coffee or food..

Thank Summer_all_around
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$89
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fraumuensterstrasse 12, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 200 59 00
  • E-mail
In the center of Zurich, surrounded by Limmat, lake of Zurich and the famous Bahnhofstrasse, you meet in one of the most historical and beautiful new baroque premises of Zurich.The METROPOL restaurant surprises with its daily changing business lunch and seasonal, international highlights for gourmets.The selection of cocktails and international drinks in the METROPOL Bar equally seduces "Connaisseurs" and "Cosmopolitans". Enjoy the most beautiful moments of the day - and meet the Zurich society in our bar.
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