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Sihlstrasse 28, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 227 70 00
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Ranked #16 of 1,353 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $26 - $104
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Founded in 1898 by Ambrosious Hiltl, Haus Hiltl is the world’s first vegetarian restaurant in the world. Four generations later, Haus Hiltl is managed by Rolf and Marielle Hiltl who have transformed the restaurant into an internationally renowned establishment. From the early hours of the morning until late at night, guests enjoy home-made fare, prepared fresh every day – from take away snacks to coffee and cakes, right up to refined cuisine and house made beverages all served in a unique atmosphere.
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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

the food was good. lot of variety, Multiple cuisines available for trying if u have never ate it before. Not for Non Vegetarian Foodie as they would be really miss meat in this place. All you can eat is a bit costly and would recommend to pay by weight.

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Malmo, Sweden
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4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is really fantastic, Im not a vegetarian but I love vegetables and I rarely eat meat, but even if you are not a full on vegetarian this place has so many different and inspiring dishes that you won't miss the meat at all. Went here on a saturday early night with my husband, its always busy and we... More

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NJ
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I'm glad that we went to experience this one of a kind restaurant. If not for the price, I would want to eat ALL of my meals here, but the 6.50 CHF for a bottle of water are 35CHF for a plate of food (albeit, yummy food) would break me. Zurich is beautiful, but brutal on the working class tourist.... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This place was really amazing..felt very proud that many indian dishes were relished by many Europeans..Enjoyed the dinner very much...

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Zurich, Switzerland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This is a fully vegetarian restaurant. Meaning? You can not order meat or fish..but don't worry, also carnivores can have a good time here and enjoy the taste of the vegetarian cooking. The food selection is wide, ranging from pasta to Asian dishes. The house dishes are a big plus, putting a creative spin on vegetarian food, so that the... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Fantastic vegetarian buffet, but also food to order a la carte. The quality and range on offer is simply excellent, with particularly the vegetarian curries being really outstanding. It is not cheap, but little is in Zurich, and this is definitely worth the extra. Thoroughly recommended.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

looking for a trendy veggie restaurant? good food with a choice of indian dishes and great buffet. Can get crowdy on peaktimes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

I still cannot believe that all that food was vegetarian! Amazing varieties that must cover every taste there is, so delicious, cosy atmosphere, easy open buffet arrangement, you pay according to the weight of the food on your plate.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I am obviously biased, as I really like all sorts of meat. Still I really enjoy good vegetables and advanced cooking so I had some expectations as I went there. Staff is really nice and location is obviously central, but that's about it. You have a large buffet, which you pay for by weight which makes it quite expensive for... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The sheer choice in vegetarian is stunning. The restaurant, quite massive, is usually overflowing, indicating both the restaurant's and the concept's success. Book ahead though, or you might ending up waiting quite long.

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Address: Sihlstrasse 28, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 44 227 70 00
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
Average Prices: USD 26 - 104

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