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Zeughauskeller

Travellers' Choice award winner
$$ - $$$
Old Town
German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Bahnhofstrasse 28a, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
044 220 15 15
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Zurich, Switzerland
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

I have been there multiple times and first thing you will note is that their excellent service. And the order will be served within 15-20mins. Eventhough the price is a bit above average, you won't regret it with what you are served. They are famous for their meat. Try "Bürgermeister Schwert", its meat grilled on a sword, enough for two... More 

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Thank mysterypt
Zurich, Switzerland
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162 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

This restaurant is a traditional swiss restaurant, very central located at bahnhofstrasse (Paradeplatz), and it has a very good variety and menu (including sausages, schnitzel, fitnessteller, hams etc...) Worths a visit if you are a tourist (first time Zurich) or even if you are here but you have not visit it yet

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Brazil
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

Great place! Amazing food, environment and tourist attraction! Great place! Amazing food, environment and tourist attraction! The place was crowded, we started our dinner sharing a table with an asian couple, but no problem at all!

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Thank Ginger_Up
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

It is so typical it is almost too much. Big portions. Love the Wienerschnitzel! Slightly touristic. Book in advance during weekends.

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Thank Rosa S
Kloten, Switzerland
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75 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

Have been better already a few times. It's always good to bring tourists here to have a real Swiss meal, always full and the good is quick and good

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Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015

I really like Zeughauskeller, even before I moved to Zurich. It is always full and very noise, but the building is beautiful and everyone that I take there enjoys the more traditional food and meter sausages, not to mention the beer. The prices are also reasonable for Zurich. Although some people complain about the service, I havent had any problems... More 

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Horgen
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149 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015

4 of us went to Zeughauskeller. It is the favourite restaurant of one of our friends. We had a table for 4 and a very friendly waitress. Once seated she immediately took our order for the beverages and they arrived pretty fast at our table. From the menue we ordered 1 mixed sausages spear, half a meter of sausage for... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Excellent German restaurant with good sausage and beer. Excellent hospitality. But you need to reserve in advance because they always have long queue waiting for seats

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Hamburg, Germany
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146 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015

This place seemed to be full of local people. The food is very authentic from the area. I tried a schweinbraten and it was delicious. I would go again.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

* This restaurant always have a 'full house'. You have to wait in line. If you are lucky you will get a table or share the table with other guests * It is a very lively place, crowded, little space between the tables, noisy but worthwhile to see and eat. It is an experience. * Food is good and service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bahnhofstrasse 28a, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: 044 220 15 15

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