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Ziegel oh Lac (Rote Fabrik)

Seestrasse 395, Zurich 8038, Switzerland (Wollishofen)
+41 (0)44 481 62 42
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Ranked #370 of 1,205 restaurants in Zurich
Price range: $23 - $28
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Wollishofen
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Wollishofen
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Tervuren, Belgium
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

If you are in Zürich, you have to visit the 'Rote Fabrik'. Great location, wonderful dishes and friendly service. Wonderful view and nice atmosphere. Perfect location for lunch and/or dinner on a sunny day.

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Zurich, Switzerland
Top Contributor
260 reviews 260 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I decided to have lunch here one day by the lake. I arrived before the restaurant opened so I took the opportunity to just look around for a moment. They offer outside seating in nice weather right on the edge of the lake. The inside seating area consists of basic tables. As I walked near the side entrance of the... More

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Me and my husband love to go there for food, for a nice ambiance and a great lake view. We always get a nice plate of meat or fish with fresh veggies, and they claim their produce coming form organic sources which is a big plus for us.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

A group of us were booked in for this restaurant. From start to finish the woman who was looking after us was great and I think everyone very much enjoyed themselves. What was really nice is that the restaurant had booked us seats both outside and inside. Therefore, we were able to have nibbles and a drink to begin with... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

always good Food. Great value for Money, on the lake with table Service for the Food, but Drinks are self Service. All People from all walks of life dine here, it is great fun! Always going back!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

i go there quite often for lunch. the rote fabrik and its restaurant are great locations if you love non-commercial institutions. the food is mostly organic and regional. the staff is friendly and its good value for money.

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France/ Switzerland
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50 reviews 50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

I went there yesterday (Sept 16th) for my friend's birthday brunch and it was really great. On a sunny day, it's fantastic as it is by the lake, with a great terrace and a lot of choices in food and drinks (great fresh orange juice, and lattes). The area is a bit alternative, which is great, and enables to discover... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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133 reviews 133 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

The Rote Fabrik is the "alternative" reference in Zürich. Expect plenty of graffiti-covered brick walls, young adults with turquoise hair, piercings and tattoos, and lots of left-wing flyers and posters. They are well-known for hosting the "anti-Street Parade" in summer. All this in a rather nice former industrial setting (as these places tend to be), with an exceptional lakeside location... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2008

Great for outside dining

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2008

Most relaxed place in Zurich with a fine, ever changing selection of local food, and a great drinks from tea to local beer to go with.

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