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Very good cocktails

Fantastic cocktails. Food till late in the morning. Absolutely great to enjoy a special bar... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
East69
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Zurich, Switzerland
Unique bar in Zurich

Came across this bar few months ago and every visit makes me feel like at home. Unique outlet... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
easyrider19
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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 weeks ago
“Very good cocktails”
5 weeks ago
“Unique bar in Zurich”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic cocktails. Food till late in the morning. Absolutely great to enjoy a special bar atmosphere with a cocktail of your choice or even surprise drink for your actual mood. A bar that also the bar pros like to visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank East69
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this bar few months ago and every visit makes me feel like at home. Unique outlet managed by skilled bartenders who know what they are doing. Bar ambience feels very cozy, warm and welcoming. Few tables, couple of chairs around bar... mostly all...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank easyrider19
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

The bar is very small but it's still nice and cosy. The staff is super friendly and competent. The cocktails are amazingly good and they also mix cocktails which are not on the menu

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Schomo
Reviewed January 21, 2019

Smallish bar with sharp focus on satisfying and wowing the mixed drink lovers. Expert mixologists (Adrain Hintsch, previously at Jules Verne, now works here) can satisfy all your merely outlandish to cosmic taste preferences, and work up a stepwise plan to start from the mild...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anders H
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

The Tales Bar has really brought great class cocktails to Zurich. It’s a small cozy bar with seating for about 20 guests. I highly recommend sitting at the bar which seats around 5. They have a huge selection of the finest spirits from across the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Daniel_Rust
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Cozy bar with fantastic cocktails and beautiful interior. The staff are very attentive, friendly, and profoundly knowledgeable about all things pertaining to cocktails. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sabrina B
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Small but very cool jazz bar, great selection of cocktails, staff amazing. Make sure you pass through when visiting Zürich!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PegsOnToast
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

It’s very cozy Delicious, very friendly staff A proper bar as one would imagine it. Excellent choice of whiskey gin and the cocktails to die for! Well done Tales!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank unikat77
Reviewed April 8, 2018

This place is great. Fantastic atmosphere, great drinks, wonderful service, interesting decor. Despite being full the staff had time to chat occasionally. However you might need to be lucky because if all the seats are taken they don't let more people in - which is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank David H
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

I love this place. It’s like nowhere you’ve ever been before. Unique. Truly unique. The quality of the cocktails are out of this world. The owners and cocktail girl are not workers... they are artisans. Amazing. Come here. Try it.... just don’t expect to find...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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