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La Piazzetta

Pelikanstr. 37, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 211 13 13
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Ranked #355 of 1,300 restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $110
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Zurich, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Had supper here this evening with two work colleagues which was really pleasant. Good quality food, wine and a relaxed atmosphere. White linen tablecloths and not too persuasive on the vino - waitress left us to our own devices and tempo to order and take our time to catch up with each other.... Overall, lovely evening and reasonably priced: main... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We visited the resturant yesterday and the customer service is the best But the food was really average we ordered sea food spaghetti and risotto At the end we had creme burelee which was disaster taste was bad and texture was horrible

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Have past this restaurant not far from the Banhoff Strasse several times and a friend living in Zurich suggested we meet there. The service was surprisingly good if a little pushy on the second bottle of expensive Italian wine. Starters of pasta with white truffle was good but needed more truffle oil in order to really bring out the alba... More

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Meilen, Switzerland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Walked past this place loads of time and finally stopped here for dinner one evening with partner and family friend. Really good seafood pasta. Not cheap but good.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013 via mobile

The annoyingly pushy waiter ruined the experience. This is the second time that it has happened so now that was the last time I go there.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

I have been there now 4 times and it was always very good. The food is consistently very good, the staff very friendly, the atmosphere and decor very nice and the location is good. It is, as most good restaurants in Zurich are, on the pricey side. Dinner for two with appetizers, a desert and a coffee will run you... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

La Piazzetta offers everything you expect of an Italian restaurant. The food is excellent and so is the wine list. There is a small bar at the entrance to have some drinks to start with, or just wait until all guests have arrived, if you prefer that to already go to the table. The open architecture with the different levels... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

We tried this place based on a recommendation and were not dissapointed. The food was great ( I recommend the carbonara!! ) The service was good - with his skills in upselling us to more expensive starters apertifs etc working a treat. Whilst overpriced in my book, for zuirch it was the best value. This place seemed to have a... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
Top Contributor
324 reviews 324 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
531 helpful votes 531 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

I have been to this place for lunch a few times (mostly because it has outdoor seating in the summer) and once for dinner. Hoping that it would improve on repeat visit, my expectations did not come to any positive fruition. This place serves Italian fare typical for Zurich, as are the prices, rather average for the prices with rather... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

I have been once at la piazzetta, and will most probably not return. I had a salad as a starter and lasagne as main course. Food was not bad but nothing special at all. Service was unfriendly and arrogant. I had to insist to have a table in a quiet corner although the place was half empty. I waited 15min... More

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