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Desperado

) #698 of 1,649 Restaurants in Zurich $$ - $$$ Mexican
Limmattalstrasse 215, Zurich 8049, Switzerland
+41 44 341 70 40
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
27 Feb 2017
“Always busy; popular with all ages”
6 Feb 2016
“Good for drinks and good enviroment, awful food”
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Limmattalstrasse 215, Zurich 8049, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was my second visit (there isn't a huge choice of Restaurants in Höngg). Food is good and service can be sporadic, but you can experience that in all restaurants when they are full. I will return, but will try the Osteria down the road,...More

Thank swiss_steve59
Reviewed 6 February 2016

I was lucky yesterday to try the worse mexican food i have ever tried. Onion rings were hard to break a teeth, nachos burned from being waiting under the lamp, if that is a all possible... Fajitas again overheated from waiting to be served. Bad...More

Thank CristinaMR
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

The ambiance is quite tacky but it's all in good fun. The portions are large but the quality just not that convicing. I would suggest going there on your birthday, since you will get to eat for free

Thank nEEdLzZz
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Seating outside isn't bad Food and drinks unfortunately have nothing to do with Mexican Food or with tasty food at all

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Thank Brit A
Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

If you want a place that has a great setting with an energetic vibe and great drinks, this may be the place for you. If you want some quality Mexican food you'll be disappointed . Finding solid Mexican food in Zurich is tough to begin...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 24 July 2014

It looks realy good and you feel comfortabel. Thats the only positiv thing i can tell about it! The staff is unfriendly und arrogant. Moreover they are unorganized! Its kind of funny to watch them working! The food is just standart, nothing elses. You better...More

Thank travelerzurich
Reviewed 13 April 2014

We - a family of four with two little toddlers - celebrated my husband's birthday at Desperado Zürich today. First off - you're in for a treat if it's your birthday. Birthday man got his main course for free (super yummy fajitas with chicken and...More

1  Thank VeganMommy
Reviewed 15 November 2012

This restaurant is one of our favorite restaurants in Zurich. But the quality of the meat is not always the same. Another problem is, if you order all you can eat, the service can be very slow. Other than these, we enjoy our food most...More

Thank gregor_samsaa
Reviewed 5 November 2012

...and I´ve tried many of them. Went here for lunch with a friend last week (the Meilen restaurant) We sat outside, with a view of the lake. Good food -- though the service was relatively slow... The menu was good and the Mexican food was...More

Thank Davos_Delight
Reviewed 2 August 2012

The food and atmosphere here is wonderful. We went with Mexican friends, and they totally approved of the eats - except that the tortillas were made with the wrong ingredient. Another time, I went with two friends for lunch. It really stunk that they totally...More

Thank MariPottery
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$36
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Limmattalstrasse 215, Zurich 8049, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 341 70 40
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