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Gasthof zur Sonne

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Seestrasse 37, Staefa 8712, Switzerland
+41 (0)43 477 10 10
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

we have been in Gasthof zur Sonne 2 years ago for Dinner - it was excellent; had a stop-over in Stäfa today for lunch. if you fancy sea-food - take scallops (chief's variation) for starter, and a grilled fish with lemongrass sauce. duck option for main course is also amazing. also worth trying Saphyre of Stäfa white wine - goes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

First visit to Sonne and was nicely surprised. You have two choices, the a la carte area or the main room where the menus of the day are on offer. We took the latter option as we were pressed for time and also we wanted the schnitzel! A choice of soup or salad to start and schnitzel for the main... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

By far the best schnizel in the world. We have been coming to this place for over 7 years and every time we are in Switzerland, we pay a special visit. Be warned, the size of the schnitzel is very generous and you have a choice of several. Patricia and Casar are great hosts and the newer location of the... More 

1 Thank Azurewaters14
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Gasthof zur Sonne is a hidden gem on the shores of Lake Zurich in the village of Stäfa, approximately 20-30 minutes south of Zurich. The cuisine focuses mainly on fish (sweet- and saltwater), but offers a variety of meats as well. I very much appreciate their business lunch option, which gives a choice of starters and main courses at a... More 

1 Thank AJ T
Wroclaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We took a menu of 5 courses with wine. The food was very delicate and refined, the wine excellently combined with the dishes and poured generously. We were very pleased with the evening. I liked the old interior, places like this are very traditionally decorated and this is their strenghth. The prices are decent for the quality and the service... More 

1 Thank Joanna S

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Restaurant Details

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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Address: Seestrasse 37, Staefa 8712, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Staefa
  • Phone Number: +41 (0)43 477 10 10
  • This restaurant is at Gasthof zur Sonne

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