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Kindli

#9 of 1,437 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
Old Town
Swiss
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Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good Food in a Nice Location

Located on the lower floor of the hotel, which is situated right by Lindenhof park. It has a pretty classic, formal, elegant ambiance. We went for dinner and tried the risotto with white asparagus and the Swiss beef dish. Both were very good, and the portions were a good size. The risotto dish was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 19, 2015
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Located on the lower floor of the hotel, which is situated right by Lindenhof park. It has a pretty classic, formal, elegant ambiance. We went for dinner and tried the risotto with white asparagus and the Swiss beef dish. Both were very good, and the portions were a good size. The risotto dish was particularly good, and probably the best... More 

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Rome, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

I booked a table for four people, as I was told that the restaurant proposing specialties from Zurich, to my surprise I found only international dishes. Being celiac I asked about the gluten-free bread and the waiter brought him saying it was gluten free, strangely that bread was served to all customers of the restaurant so I asked again if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Expensive and not blown away but really good. The truffle risotto was good but not amazing. The veal was incredible though and might have been the best I have ever had. Noodles were good as well.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

My wife and I whilst visiting Zurich met up at the Kindli with two old UK friends who now live there. The restaurant does not have fine views of the river like some others nearby but it is located in a quaint back street and was very near to the Hotel Storchen where we were staying. The menu features several... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We really enjoyed this restaurant. It's a comfortable, classic interior (we weren't up for outside as a) it occasionally has traffic--only periodically and b) it was raining. OK, mostly b.) They have very seasonal food--asparagus and truffles at this time of year. Perfect. The risotto with black truffles was wonderful. The noodles with black truffle still very tasty, but the... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

After reading the reviews, my colleague and I decided to have dinner here. Although the ambiance and service were excellent, the food was not. Possibly, because the translation on the menu is incorrect, the veal cutlet that was ordered was actually a veal chop. It was okay but it wasn’t what she was expecting. I ordered the white asparagus risotto,... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We had a very nice experience at Kidli. Very good food and excellent service. A very enjoyable evening at the terrace. Highly recommended!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I think it was ok. nothing so impressed to be honest but decent food and decent service. we ate at the outside table, there were no cars in the road. it was quiet and nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Kindli is truly an amazing dining experience. We were staying quite a way away a from the restaurant, but made the trek over. It was so worth it! The staff was kind and attentive. We were thrilled with the service and the help our waiter provided to us. You will love this restaurant!

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Lahore, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Kindli is a traditional restaurant with delicious traditional food.You u can easily find that restaurant, It is a very popular place in the centre of the old town, Don't miss when you visit zurich

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Address: Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
Cuisine: Swiss

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Swiss

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?