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Lumiere

Widdergasse, Zurich, Switzerland (Old Town)
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Ranked #56 of 1,318 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Old Town
Most recent review
- Jul 7, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Old Town
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Zurich
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I visit Lumière in Zurich probably every few weeks for dinner, and I haven't been disappointed ever since. The hosts and the service team are very welcoming and friendly, the restaurant has a great vibe inside (the outside space is in a small plaza in the old town of Zurich, so quite some foot traffic walking by). My key recommendations... More

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newcastle
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Spent a great afternoon here at the outdoor seating area in the sun drinking several cold ones. Great location and friendly staff

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Namur, Belgium
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59 reviews 59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

When you order a risotto, and you get it on your table in less than 5 minutes, the secret of the chef is called : microwave. but this is not cooking. Add a very rude, almost aggressive service, with one single ambition, get you out of the restaurant and a rating of 2 is more than deserved

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Amazing place in Old Town Zurich. The service were very friendly and the food was to die for! We had the wild garlic ravioli that was a special dish of the night and also the traditional entrecote and coq au vin! Both were delicious!!!!!!!! You have to try the desserts. We shared a lemon pie but other desserts that nearby... More

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Montreux, Switzerland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014 via mobile

Recommended by a friend, a very quaint bistro restaurant in a small street off Bahnhofstrasse in the old town. Decorated tastefully with framed photos, the decor exudes warmth.The food was plentiful, varied and well prepared. The service was very personable, friendly and discreetly attentive. An excellent experience thanks to a team that really cares about their guests. Well worth returning.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Wonderfully little bistro in the old town of Zurich. Had a delightful entrecôte cafe de paris. Smart bistro atmosphere although a little cramped..... great for a casual night out ...

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Lumiere is a great place for a nice lunch or romantic dinner. Excellent food, great service and cozy ambiance

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Zurich, Switzerland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Good cosy atmosphere. excellent service and very good food and wines. We had 4 dishes in all. A shared truffle pasta which was very good. A steak and frites, cooked to perfection. A coq au vin - faultless. And for dessert a lemon tart which was very good (btw. best lemon tart I've had is from Victoire in Rozelle, Sydney).... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013 via mobile

Lumiere is delightful. It's small, intimate and tastefully decorated and the service is efficient and professional. Best of all is the speciality of entrecôte and frites which is as good as any I've eaten in Paris. A cosy atmosphere makes this charming restaurant just about perfect for a winters lunch.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Went here with a group from work. Very friendly greeting and the staff were accomodating of our organiser mis-counting the number of attendees, adding an extra table even though this was a bit of a squeeze. The dining room is small and it was full/overflowing so it was a bit noisy, however when it emptied a bit it became much... More

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