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YEN'S

#22 of 1,534 Restaurants in Zurich
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Hallwylstrasse 43, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
+41 44 558 89 76
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17:30 - 12:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:30 - 12:00
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Spain
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I've been many times to Yen's and I absolutely love their passion and dedication to provide a fantastic experience. The food it's very tasty and the fish really fresh. I'd recommend the sashimi and the Halong Bay shrimps.

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Thank Dave L
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90 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

+ excellent selection of nice sushi, also suitable choices for vegetarians + small but good selection of wine + very nice and helping staff make a reservation in advance, always booked price level is good according to Zurich. Coming from outside Switzerland, it seems high.

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Thank svm1974
Maastricht
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

I contacted Yen's via e-mail and within five minutes I received a very friendly answer. They were fully booked (on a Monday!) but had found as a place at the bar. No problem as long as we get good sushi ;) But, when we arrived we were welcomed by the owner who immediately knew who we were and surprised us... More 

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Thank SylviaSchaffrath
Waiblingen, Germany
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Tuna sashimi and some occtopus salad were good, service often disturbing our discussion while not beeing patient enough for at least 2-3 seconds. On the neighbor table left hand side the service dropped sushi on the floor, right hand side tea has been spilled on the floor while serving. Overall okay but other sushi locations in town are better even... More 

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Thank essengehen78
Da Nang, Vietnam
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143 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend this address in Zurich city, the service is professional fast and well done! The choice of dishes is large and have manies varieties that I'm sure you can find your food of the day. Congratulations to kitchen team it's tasty and nice presentation! A congratulations to the owner who offer a dynamic push on Asian cuisine innovative... More 

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dallas
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Let me start by saying we travel a lot, and eat out a lot. We walked into Yen's about 7:00 on a Thursday evening to celebrate my mothers birthday and were surprised to find out it was packed for the entire night. When I mentioned that we taxied over ( it was raining) and that it was my mothers birthday,... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

My first Sushi in Switzerland, and I just don't understand what everyone is raving about. Maybe it good by Swiss standards, but all of you tourist better stick to European or Swiss food. Sashimi was not fresh at all just old! There is no way that anyone that knows Fresh Sushi thinks this is any good!

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3 Thank Samual98
Restaurant_YENS, Inhaber at YEN'S, responded to this review

Dear Samual, Thank you very much for your recent visit. Each feedback means a lot to us and if possible, we would like to analyze every comment intensely. You know, we order our fish for sushi and sashimi at well-known companies. We always try to present high-quality products and our team is daily checking the freshness of the dishes. Finally,... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

We went to Yen's again on a Sunday night for Sushi night. First I have to say it's always nice to come here and enjoy their great Japanese food. I was however confused as to some people eating warm food, when we had been explicitly told that there is only sushi. The quality of the sushi however is always great... More 

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Thank foodbliss2014
Restaurant_YENS, Inhaber at YEN'S, responded to this review

Dear guests, many thanks for your visit and for rating us again. We appreciate the feedbacks of our guests very much. You are absolutely right: normally on SUSHI Sunday, we do present only the Japanese menu card (mainly) with our sushi dishes. But on that day, several guests and a pregnant lady walked in spontaneousely and have asked us whether... More 

Copenhagen
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Did Take-Out from Yen's. We are usually quite picky with the quality of sushi and were not disappointed by this. Everything was very fresh and high quality and produced meticulously. We had a shell fish allergy and we got separate containers to accommodate this. Was even a pleasure waiting for the food, enjoying a glass of wine while waiting. Definitely... More 

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Thank Hans W
Uberlingen, Germany
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Simply an extraordinary place. The food is incredible with a very nice Japan like presentation. The prices are very acceptable as well. A wonderful evening in perspective. Only minus point : the wine list. If you read this comment, yen's team, please try to improve it a bit.

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Thank R N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hallwylstrasse 43, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 558 89 76

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?