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Swiss, European, Central European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
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Neumarkt 2, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 252 27 27
11:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 424 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"When in Rome" as the saying goes. We wanted to eat Swiss food and this place serves just that. The staff are friendly and as Swiss prices go the place seemed reasonable. Have eaten here before and would happily eat here again.

Thank Bezi
Thalwil, Switzerland
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant in the tourist/old town. We did not book and we still had a nice table by the window on Saturday evening. Rimantic setting in a rainy evening. We had two starters, two mains and one dessert to share. Plates nicely prepared, attentive and fast service. Would come back again.

Thank Lara8800
Coral Gables, Florida
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Nice restaurant with spectacular food. Located in the old town of Zurich. The service was great in a friendly atmosphere.

2 Thank Luis Javier F
Thomas S, Inhaber at Kantorei, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your kind words. We are so happy you enjoyed your visit at our Restaurant Kantorei. Hope to see you again soon. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Love the Kantorei. Had some great lunches there recently and will hopefully return soon in 2017! Ah and yes the brunch on weekend is really nice as well ;) bwb

1 Thank Lukas B
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant while wandering through old town. The veal was delicious and the red wine risotto was to die for! Definitely recommend as this was the best food we had on a 9 day trip in Zurich.

1 Thank Heatherarthur
Thomas S, Inhaber at Kantorei, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your kind words. We are so happy you enjoyed our Restaurant so much. Please come back and visit us soon. More 

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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Wandered in off the street after passing on various other options. Glad we did. Nice ambiance, excellent goat cheese appetizer, well-prepared turkey dinner with a twist, friendly and attentive service. Prices NOT expensive, but typical Zurich!

Thank Simon92
Stockholm, Sweden
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant yesterday. Good but not perfect service. Tasty food and okey prices but not wow wow. Nice interior design and special nice windows Can recommend this restaurant

Thank Magnus E
Bristol, Connecticut
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We were a group of 4 for an international business dinner. Food, wine, atmosphere are very good. Staff very nice and accommodating. English translation of the menu caused us just very small questions for a moment.

Thank arminhauer
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Off the main drag in a courtyard with pretty fountain. Delicious food. Seating indoors and out. I preferred out. Afternoon shade perfect on hot day. Delicious tasty food. Friendly service and old style architecture surrounds.

1 Thank Alastair S
Thomas S, Inhaber at Kantorei, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the time to write a review. We are so glad that you liked our Restaurant. Yes it is quite amazing to people watch in the old part of the town. Please come and visit us again soon. More 

New York City, New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The restaurant was sparsely populated on the evening that we ate. Service was good, friendly and slightly less than professional. The food was well prepared and quite tasty, but portions were very small and expensive. A good place to go if you are not too hungry and someone else is picking up the tab.

Thank Altb175

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$60
Swiss, European, Central European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Neumarkt 2, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 252 27 27
The Restaurant Kantorei is located in the heart of the oldtown of Zurich. Come and relax and enjoy our terrace. Watch all the activities and enjoy our regional Specialities.

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