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Torgasse 3, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 (0)44 252 22 11
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Ok cake, ok atmosphere, ok prices

Really liked the fact that their cakes were not too sweet, which seems to be the standard elsewhere. The prices were ok for Zurich, about 6 CHF for 2 pieces of cake. Ice cream was more expensive, and a bit too sweet, but not bad. Overall an average place that I would go again to.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Berlin, Germany
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Berlin, Germany
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49 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Really liked the fact that their cakes were not too sweet, which seems to be the standard elsewhere. The prices were ok for Zurich, about 6 CHF for 2 pieces of cake. Ice cream was more expensive, and a bit too sweet, but not bad. Overall an average place that I would go again to.

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Naples, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This trendy location combines the finest ingredients in a minimal but friendly and warm atmosphere. You can eat SLICED CAKES (Chocolate / Lemon / Lemon-Pistacchio / Marple Cake / Tyrolean cake / Amaretti / Caramel- Walnut / Banana), CAKE & CREAM (Caramel-Walnut / Lemon / Lemon-Pistacchio / Poppy / Banana-Hazelnut / Banana / Chocolate / Marple Cake & Cream /... More 

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Bothell, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This was a place recommended to us by our friend living in Switzerland and we were not disappointed. Very cute spot with lots of yummy cakes to choose from. I was also impressed with the service (which was generally lacking in the other places I visited).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Great cake variety to choose and taste. Nice tea latte and coffee. Friendly and fast service with pleasant environment

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I cant say how many times I've been there..I'm just into their food. Try the quiche with salad and the coffee/chai tee. BUT the service is just horrible, extremly slow, inefficient. Every week new faces and the dont know the menu or the weekly specials (if you ask on thursday or friday).

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Often very busy, but great once you get a spot. Nice, busy yet casual atmosphere. I would recommend ordering a selection of cakes which comes with some cream and jams. It's a good location, we often take visiting friends after a walk by the lake.

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We discovered this coffee and cake shop by accident when wandering the smart shops with our kids. We loved the range of cakes and food goodies. So when we pass through Zurich we usually pay a visit. The 'complet petit dejeuner' fills an early morning hole. The Birchlemuesli was also popular. Large range of cakes to choose from.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Went there with kids for breakfast. The waiter was friendly and tried his best to help. We ended up paying an arm and a leg for bread, cheese, coffee and canned juice. Not worth it.

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Patras, Greece
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14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Is a really nice place for a delicious cappuccino and a delight cake! You can choose from a list of fresh cakes, that are a little expensive,,,but it value!the bad is that in the same place they eat soup and it smells a little bad,,,

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

A fantastic little place to stop, refresh and catch your breath between visiting the shops. The friendly staff and treat presentations appear most welcoming, and although there are better decorated cakes available widely across the city, the value and taste debate is won here. Service is quick and my ordered cake and coffee arrived at my table in minutes. This... More 

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Address: Torgasse 3, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 (0)44 252 22 11
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich

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  • Address: Torgasse 3, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 (0)44 252 22 11

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