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Haus Hiltl

Sihlstrasse 28, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 227 70 00
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
6:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Swiss, European, Mediterranean, Asian, Thai, Middle Eastern, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Sihlstrasse 28, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here on a brief stopover in Zurich on a Sunday evening. We were able to book online for 21.30 and we were pleased to see it was busy even at that time on a Sunday. The concept is similar to Tibits to...More

Thank AADDH
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is always a pleasure to go to Hiltl. Not only are they continuously open, you can help yourself from the buffet and so, if you are hungry and love veg, this is the place to go. Do not miss the Cremeschnitte, which I believe...More

Thank HelmutsCulinaryPorn
Reviewed 6 days ago

All in all a great experience eating at Hiltl in Zurich. Ambiance is great, the buffet excellent and offers a choice and a variety of meals that you won't necessarily cook at home. We had a great dinner. I thought it was a bit expensive...More

Thank GVAtraveler-1
Hiltl_GuestRelations, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Haus Hiltl, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much GVAtraveler-1 & see you soon at Haus Hiltl, Jenny & Hiltl-team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot think of too many places in the world where you can get to choose a global vegetarian buffet and yet eat exactly as little or much as you want since you pay by the weight of your plate. the quality of preparations are...More

2  Thank peter-newton-lewis
Hiltl_GuestRelations, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Haus Hiltl, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear peter-newton-lewis Thank you very much for your visit at Haus Hiltl and your very positive feedback. We're thrilled to hear, that we could delight you with our healthy and homemade food offer. We hope to welcome you back soon & send you warm regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really love to eat at Haus Hiltl. We do come here very often. Even if we are not vegetariens. The food is delicious - no need to add any meat! I can truly recommand it to everyone!

Thank nz1992
Hiltl_GuestRelations, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Haus Hiltl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much nz1992 for your positive feedback & see you soon at Haus Hiltl, Jenny & Hiltl-team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the worlds oldest vegetarian restaurant and a must in Zurich. The buffet has lots of options and the food is delicious.

Thank Arielito69
Hiltl_GuestRelations, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Haus Hiltl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Arielito69 We're glad to hear, that we could delight you with our fresh & homemade food offer and hope to welcome you back soon at Haus Hiltl. Our best, Jenny & Hiltl-team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Aftee traveling for a while it was so good to walk into the The Worlds Oldest Buffet. Thats not say that the food is old. Oh my far from it. The food is organic, vegan, healthy and plentiful. Not to forget delicious. The buffett, grab...More

Thank Keilisi F
Hiltl_GuestRelations, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Haus Hiltl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Keilisi F Thank you very much for your visit at Haus Hiltl and your positive feedback. We're glad to hear, that we could delight you with our fresh and homemade food offer. If you're really hungry, we recommend our à discrétion option: CHF 57.00...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well, yes, if it is as good as at Hiltl. Great flavour and ambiance. I was alone and did not spend a long time, but it was really enjoyable and I would recommend.

Thank Yoastie
Hiltl_GuestRelations, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Haus Hiltl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Yoastie & see you soon at Haus Hiltl, Jenny & Hiltl-team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is amazing such a huge selection but be careful you pay by weight of your food. I had an average plate of food and it did work out to be right up there in price. However it is worth it as a...More

Thank Sue B
Hiltl_GuestRelations, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Haus Hiltl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sue B Thank you very much for your visit at Haus Hiltl and your important feedback. We're very sorry to hear, that we could not delight you with our service. Our goal is, to delight our guests in a warm and courteous way. We'd...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the few places in Zurich, where you get vegetarian Food only. Very well served and nicely presented. Not real cheap... but where else

Thank martin w
Hiltl_GuestRelations, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Haus Hiltl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Martin w for your vist at Haus Hiltl and your positive feedback. See you soon at Haus Hiltl and warm regards, Jenny & Hiltl-team

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rajinitp
13 September 2017|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
No need reservation, breakfast should be the same like lunch
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Sidneyleee
26 June 2017|
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Response from Hiltl_GuestRelations | Property representative |
We offer a pay-by-weight option and an all-you-can-eat option. The detailed prices are on our website, it's also available in English. Please check there :)
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Brafra
24 June 2017|
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Response from Hiltl_GuestRelations | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not offer a discount. Please use the nearby parking spaces.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$58
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sihlstrasse 28, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 227 70 00
  • E-mail
Description
According to "Guinness World Records" Hiltl is the first vegetarian restaurant in the world. The company was founded in 1898 by Ambrosius Hiltl and is now run by the fourth generation of the Hiltl family. It offers around 500 dishes and includes, in addition to the a la carte restaurant and Hiltl buffet, self-service and takeaway, a bar-lounge, a club, a cooking studio and a shop...
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