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Zum Goldenen Schaefli

Metzgergasse 5 | 9000 St. Gallen, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
+41 71 223 37 37
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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French, Swiss, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Metzgergasse 5 | 9000 St. Gallen, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
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Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

I tried many different restaurants in St. Gallen; here is one of best places that I would recommend you. Very nice food and very important they have great staff.

2  Thank Denis H
Reviewed June 9, 2016

As "an old citizen of St. Gallen", where I grew up, now living outside of Switzerland, just can highly recommend this unique place. Excellent food, service an ambiance. Also take a look at the interior and the wooden ceiling. I visited "Zum Goldenen Schaefli" the...More

2  Thank hampi2015
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Had dinner there. Table was in a nice corner with some privacy, The food was excellent. There are some fantastic wines at very attractive prices. And the staff is really helpful and flexible.

2  Thank Dubai_Phil_64
Reviewed October 21, 2015

One of the best steaks I've had! Service and ambience is great too. I was in the modern part, if you can get a table in the old part, where you'll notice the slant in the floor and adds to the charm

3  Thank Alltro
Reviewed October 17, 2015

Having been managed by the same people for 30-odd years, a new team took over this August. We went to check whether the old standards were being maintained, and were pleased to note that this was absolutely the case.

3  Thank Paul298570
Reviewed October 9, 2015

It was my wife's birthday and we did not have a restaurant in mind yet as we walked out from our Hotel Elite. I looked up across the street and suggested we try this place. After some drinks in the lower level Bar and fun...More

3  Thank Oldmaster
Reviewed October 5, 2015

an Excellent experience with the best service ever. They made my business meeting an unforgettable meal.

3  Thank hallabo
Reviewed June 6, 2015

This has got to be the nicest restaurant in St Gallen. I've been here many times over the past 4 years and I've never been disappointed. I've been with colleagues visiting the area, and it's always a winner. Great service and fab Swiss favourites. One...More

2  Thank yns12
Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

Totally messed up reservation. Instead of admitting the error, the whole crew was uncoordinated. Even worse the manager lied to us and was very rude. This place has a fabulous layout but as the reception was so badly handled, we went to another nearby charming...More

1  Thank Alex B
Reviewed September 21, 2014

Great dining in a tastefully renovated 15th century building. Under the same management for 38 years.

Thank Paul298570
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Metzgergasse 5 | 9000 St. Gallen, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of St. Gallen  >  St. Gallen
  • Phone Number: +41 71 223 37 37
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