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Lake Side

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Seafood, International
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Bellerivestrasse 170, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
+41 (0) 44 385 86 00
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Today
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Come for the view and not the food

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.

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Darren V
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
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English first
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

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.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 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

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London, United Kingdom
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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 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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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 

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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 

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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.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

If you like a nice sushi in a nice location then you should try this restaurant. It has a beautiful terrace overlooking the lake and me personally i do enjoy always the big selection of sushi.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

From the moment we entered the restaurant we felt something wrong as the employee spoke to us in wired irrespectful tone but we thought that we may be not understanding them well. As we are waiting for the table we were speaking in our language then old blond employee women turned around to us and said are you taking about... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We had brunch with a large group and no better place than this to do so. To begin with this place is situated about 10 minutes by tram from downtown right by the lake (the name of the joint is quite self explanatory), great view. Right by the entrance there is a kids corner with a signified hostess, big plus... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Service nice, food looks good , but not tasty. WC is not clear and has an entrance code (must be asked with the reception...!!!).prices are too high for this kind of meal.

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Additional Information about Lake Side

Address: Bellerivestrasse 170, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 (0) 44 385 86 00
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD $11 to $65
Cuisine: Seafood, International

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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 to $65
  • Cuisine: Seafood, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?