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King's Cave

Central 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 256 55 55
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Ranked #279 of 1,302 restaurants in Zurich
Price range: $36 - $73
Cuisines: Barbecue, Steakhouse, Grill
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: You will be dazzled by our regally bedecked cellar restaurant, with heavy curtains in knightly gold and blue and stately velvet chairs with artful ornaments. At King’s Cave Restaurant, your dining experience will be in a royal ambience. Chandeliers, mirrors, bar, wine cellar and fireplace give authenticity its final touches.Savor our delicious grilled specialties and a full-bodied wine carefully selected. Our guests are king, literally.
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English first
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Ate here on night one of three in Zurich. Stayed at the central plaza hotel which is above this restaurant. Service was a little slow and the food was very very expensive (but I guess it's zurich so can't complain much). When the food came out it was tasty however a little oily. We used a 20% off voucher which... More

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Switzerland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My sister when visiting Zurich loved going to the Kings Cave, and we went often, but we had not been there to be honest in a few years, and it has changed - not the decor - but the prices and service. It's totally not worth the price. Years ago, you got your lovely bread and lovely sauces, then your... More

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Tucson, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

My mother and I were in Zurich for a layover on our way to India. When we tried to find a nice place to eat in the city, most kitchens were closed. It took us a while but we found King's Cave and it was wonderful! The food was amazingly delicious but what out shined the food was our server.... More

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Front Office at King's Cave, responded to this review
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Sehr geehrter Gast Vielen Dank für Ihr tolles Feedback zu Ihrem Besuch in unserem Restaurant King's Cave. Es ist schön... More

Zurich, Switzerland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We went for a dinner as we live close by, and the bar above serves great coctails and as I am regular guest thought they woul not dissapoint! We were greeted welcomly with our little dog by a guy who spoke a good english regardless of having no reservation! Our steaks were nicely done, but the fries - wow, hard... More

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CentralPlazaHotel, Leiter Front Office at King's Cave, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your spontaneous visit in our restaurant and for taking the time to write the comment. We regret that the service was not perfect - and that the fries have been over fried. Your comment helps us to improve our services. We hope to have the possibility to convince during another visit from our... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Struggled to find decent food at a reasonable price in Zurich. This bar had high quality food at very reasonable prices in a central location. Good atmosphere and the staff were all helpful and friendly.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Food was good, service ok, Price is high and I like the ambiance in this restaurant, piano music up in the Bar is also very nice.

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Aarhus, Denmark
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We went to Kings Cave for a business dinner. The beef and fries were OK value for price. However the service was quite bad. Almost all servings were delivered to the wrong person, we had numerous different waiters that all just talked Swiss to us even though we let them know we were English. Waiters were clumsy and knocked over... More

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CentralPlazaHotel, Inhaber at King's Cave, responded to this review

Dear TravelerDK2014 We are severily displeased to hear of the poor service. This incident is under examination and any actions to increase the quality of service will be taken. Please pardon the inconveniece we caused. Kind regards Dave Meyer Coproprietor More

St. Albans, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

When I come home to Zurich, this is usual my first request when my parents ask where we should for dinner. Numerous times I have had the most excellent dinner with family and friends and for special occasions at Kings. Sadly, the last couple of times we went it has been extremely poor service. I went for a dinner with... More

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We went here just because we were staying at the hotel. The food was very good and the piano music from the bar upstairs was very good. The service was also very good.

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Barcelona, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

very well located, good prices in a very expensive city, kind and friendly staff, normal food, nice decoration, quiet place, very good for a romantic dinner, candles etc etc

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