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Lake Side

Seafood, International
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Bellerivestrasse 170, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
+41 (0) 44 385 86 00
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lovely evening at a beautiful place

Nice and young staff, good food and wonderful place near the lake. Try the local Züri Gschnetzlets, really tasty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
Carmen B
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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my friend went with our children. no one offered a child chair. ordered usual kids staff, chicken nuggets overfried, chocolate muss watery. Average food, mediocre service, shame

Thank walkerFM
Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

At the end of August we had a guest from New York and decided to go for lunch at the Lake Side restaurant where we had been invited just a few weeks before our visit to a birthday dinner party. The meal at the birthday party was really nice as well as the service. Therefore we thought we could repeat... More 

Thank botbear
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Nice and young staff, good food and wonderful place near the lake. Try the local Züri Gschnetzlets, really tasty.

Thank Carmen B
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

View is of course astonishing as it is directly on the lake. Food is really nice although a bit pricey, my fish was really well prepared and the sushis we ordered were fantastic. Fresh and tasty. This is really a pitty that the service is so slow. Had to wait for so long for each and every plate, even the... More 

Thank geraldine2103
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

You pay for the view as the food here is well overpriced as most other reviewers have pointed out. The atmosphere in the summer is wonderful and they serve brunch buffet on Sunday.

Thank Darren V
London, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Spent the day at a Symposium in the complex, with excellent lunch buffet and evening cocktail reception. Very warm, so we decided not to return to the sweltering City and booked a table. Very good food. Very competent and friendly service. And a good wine list. 5 Very happy bunnies

Thank RobertMBE2014
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My boyfriend and I visited this restaurant for lunch off the back of a recommendation from a friend who lives in Zurich. The food was absolutely delicious - FANTASTIC seafood! But what made the experience was the service - they could not do enough for us and were so pleasant. The views are absolutely exquisite - we were lucky enough... More 

Thank Leigh M
Zurich, Switzerland
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

My SO invited me to this restaurant to celebrate my birthday. A reservation for a table outside was made but we were given the worst table, in an isolated corner surrounded bushes, the table was soon covered with plant dirt, insects annoyed us, and the lake view was terrible, obstructed by the bushes. It was really the worst table they... More 

Thank Rosali M
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

It is nicely decorated and would be so nice to see the lake on a good day. Unfortunately it was raining the day we went there. The staff was friendly and the service was fast. The good was quite good although I would not recommend the sushi on monday, there wasn't much variety at the open buffet and they did... More 

Thank Pinoruc
São Paulo, Sp
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428 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I had lunch here in a sunny and warm day at a table by the lake. Great view and ambience. I had a a tomato muzzarela salada and a spicy steak tartar that were delicious. The tartar was one of the best I had in town. Good wine list and service is perfect.

Thank David_R_Silva

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bellerivestrasse 170, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 (0) 44 385 86 00

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 65
  • Cuisine: Seafood, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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