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Bagdad Cafe-Zanzibar

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Rue de Lausanne 3, Sion 1950 , Switzerland
027 322 55 00
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11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars

whenever I went it was a lovely experience! I prefer tartare and the game recipes are astonishing! if you can sit on the armchair it is so comfortable and cozy!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Angela S
Crans-Montana, Switzerland
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Crans-Montana, Switzerland
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

whenever I went it was a lovely experience! I prefer tartare and the game recipes are astonishing! if you can sit on the armchair it is so comfortable and cozy!

Thank Angela S
London, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

We tried to go to Ferme Aigle but it was closed for the holidays, so we went in search of a place for lunch. This cafe was perfect for us--lively and full of locals (we were the only people speaking English when we were there). The burger was good, and my husband's fish was delicate and beautifully presented.

Thank SuffolkAnn
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

We went to Sion market which was great and came her for lunch after. The food was really nice, service good and bill for 4 people including wine was 220 francs...

Thank charliepob
New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Having business meetings in this beautifull little town in the Wallis canton I happenend to be invited by some local businessmen to the Bagdad (why the hell did they ever used this name for a restaurant in Sion?) and was pleasantly surprised about the originality of this restaurant, its terrasse (they just opened it thanksto a sunny day) and its... More 

Thank jameslookwood
Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

What an awesome culinary surprise in the middle of Sion's old town. While the front is not as inviting as other eateries in the area, do step in, as the food is totally worth it. Very well presented, whether on slates, rectangular plates, the dishes are creative, tasty and very well balanced. I had a great foie gras followed by... More 

1 Thank IAHGVA
Sion, Switzerland
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Nothing extravagant, but a great trendy place with a good atmosphere. The food is very nice and the quality shouldn't disappoint anyone

1 Thank Alpineworld
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Excellent meal in pleasant surroundings with really friendly service. Couldn't fault the food and the prices were good value (by Swiss standards). Our only quibble was the after dinner cappuccino, which had been asked for strong and seemed to have hardly any coffee in it. This didn't spoil a very pleasant evening meal.

1 Thank AlanofLondon
Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Very nice place to spend a good culinary moment in the middle of Sion's historic center. Try the tartar they propose in different variaties, very good choice of local wines. Very well located for a after lunch / dinner walk thorugh the historic center. Very friendly young service.

1 Thank Harald C
Sion, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

This is our most regular watering hole, and we eat here frequently. Good for the tartar, seasonal offerings and salads. Pricey, but not them in particular - pricey is the local standard.

1 Thank JadedButPractical

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rue de Lausanne 3, Sion 1950, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Valais  >  Sion
  • Phone Number: 027 322 55 00

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, Mediterranean
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm

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