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Rive Gauche

Talstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 220 50 60
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.All hours
European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Talstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this Restaurant for a spontaneous visit with my mother.. As we arrived we were asked from the Manager if it was our first visit in this restaurant and made his recommendations... Try for sure the Santa Salvia( Ravioli filed with spinach and...More

Thank Vstev
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant which is attached to the Baur au Lac serves great food and remains open forever. Good wine list and excellent food. Rush back.

Thank Hans B
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Recently visited the restaurant to celebrate birthday of my wife. Amazing food, good and prompt service, good ambience.More

Thank ayyagari_vamsi
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear ayyagari_vamsi, Thank you very much for your wonderful comment about our restaurant Rive Gauche. We are delighted to read, that you have chosen our restaurant to celebrate your wife’s birthday. Thank you for considering us for this very special event. With pleasure we will...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Booked this restaurant for my family while traveling to Zermatt for ski vacation. Excellent food, service, and for a trendy scene. Expensive but would highly recommend it if you are looking for a stylish night on the town.More

Thank Papa_Grande1
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Papa_Grande1 Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your visit at the Rive Gauche restaurant during your visit on Christmas Eve. It is always a big pleasure to read that our team was able to meet your expectation and you...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

We had the pleasure to enjoy Nobu Omokase at the Rive Gauche we love his food and when we are in London or Milan we always eat there. The food was great the welcome a bit slow we had to wait 5 minutes before they...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 19 December 2017

I love the Rive Gauche & Bar. If I lived in Zurich, I would visit often. The food is delicious, they currently offer local truffles and white truffles from the Piedmont. The staff is welcoming and well-schooled in the menu and selections. I cannot say...More

Thank Mary O
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mary O Thank you very much that you have taken the time to write such a nice comment about our casual fine dining restaurant Rive Gauche. We are very pleased to read that the food was delicious and thank you as well for your...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

In 1994 Nobuyuki „Nobu“ Matsuhisa and Robert De Niro famously opened their first restaurant in NY. I was there in 1998 and fell in love with the fusion of Japanese and Peruvian cuisine. Since then, Nobus have spread to 38 locations but Zurich isn’t one...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Ok let's put it this way. Nobu is unique and is one of my favorite CHEF. This is special event that RIVE GAUCHE does every year , and for those you know NOBU you will experience all classic dishes. A excellent way to experience the...More

1  Thank Jonathan W
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Jonathan W Thank you very much for taking the time to share your visit at the restaurant Rive Gauche during the NOBU Promotion on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear that you had a fully satisfying time with us, all the three times in...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Went to Rive Gauche on a Tuesday evening to celebrate a special occasion with my partner. Felt delighted with the warm deco and the attentive staff. They recognised the occasion and made us feel super special. Our order arrived on a timely manner and it...More

Thank Billyk711
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Billyk711 Thank you for choosing the Rive Gauche to celebrate your special occasion with your partner and for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to read that we were able to match and exceed your expectation through our...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

This is perfect when you want a bit of real food that's tasty but not too fussy. Plus, great desserts!More

1  Thank onefootathome
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Dear onefootathome, Thank you for sharing your comment about our Rive Gauche restaurant on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to read, that your meal was tasty and the desserts met your expectations. Looking forward in welcoming you back in the near future. Best regards, Panagiotis Kissas...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$48 - US$96
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Talstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 220 50 60
  • E-mail
«Fine casual dining» in the Rive Gauche restaurant: A sparkling blend of chic restaurant and bar, the Rive Gauche gives straight onto the city center – the ideal place for hotel guests to mingle with Zurich’s youthful, engaging society. Olivier Rais and his kitchen team apply themselves with typical creativity and devotion to delivering both exquisite meat and fish dishes and accommodating the rising trend toward vegetarian and vegan diets – in keeping with the motto «Meat our Veggies».
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