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Rennweg 7, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
044-224-2526
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
one of the best in zurich

Easily one of the best restaurants in Zurich, very centraled located and reachable by foot from the main station. Swiss fine-dining at the highest but not most expensive level.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Steph S
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Erlenbach, Switzerland
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
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Erlenbach, Switzerland
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Easily one of the best restaurants in Zurich, very centraled located and reachable by foot from the main station. Swiss fine-dining at the highest but not most expensive level.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

first, this is a very nicely renovated hotel in 5 old houses. It has various areas for receptions, event and conferences. It has various restaurants. i know the one outside in the garden. excellent finger food.

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Amman, Jordan
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We had our first Swiss meal here while we were walking heating to the old town Location is great food outstanding and prices are ok Service was outstanding and very helpful when we asked about the food and local attractions near by

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San Francisco, California
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44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

A wonderful little spot in Zurich. Great food, attentive service, fairly priced wines (at least compared to everything else in Switzerland!)

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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Had lunch here as part of work trip. Initially I though it might be too formal (from the outside). Turns out its relaxed with shared tables and a nice atmosphere. A mix of business, couples and some families. The menu is very interesting (at least for a non Swiss). Selections of cold and hot meats (at varying prices) and local... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We had a wonderful dinner at the Widder Restaurant. The food was absolutely amazing from the starter to the dessert! Best quality, fantastic tastes... and the service is perfect. The restaurant is located in an old historic building that has been renovated in a lovely and luxury way.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We stopped there with my wife, we were looking for a place to have lunch. it was a marvelous ! The view to the cooks, and the deco are worth to pass and eat there. It's something unique in Zurich. The staff seems a bit young and needs to get in the routine. But there were very friendly. My wife... More 

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Lugano, Switzerland
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

My wife and I visited the Widder's AuGust restaurant on November 17, just shortly after it had opened. It was an appalling example of how not to open a new restaurant, and a striking example of the saying "You only get one opportunity to make a first impression". The location is great, the concept innovative and the room is nicely... More 

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

they call it fine dining but it is not up to par compared to what i am used to. perhaps they should avoid calling it a fine dining experience. the prices are indeed in what you would call fine dining range but that's about all. I was a bit disappointed in the menu. I had the foie gras and the... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Our international association celebrated Chrismas in style at the Widder hotel this year. We were over 100 participants. The venue was elegant, the service very attentive and the menu was both original and festive. The food and wine were true to tradition: definitely lived up to the promise...

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Additional Information about Widder

Address: Rennweg 7, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Phone Number: 044-224-2526
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Monday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:30 am

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rennweg 7, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: 044-224-2526

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?