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Restaurant Zunfthaus zur Waag

) #18 of 1,654 Restaurants in Zurich $$$$ French, , European
Muensterhof 8 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 216 99 66
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“veal” (12 reviews)
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French, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Muensterhof 8 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed October 29, 2015

located on the beautiful Munsterhofsquare (which is currently being made "pedestrians only") this beautiful old house host guests in the restaurant facilities as well as smaller events/ conventions ... always at the highest service level ! Always nice to come back !More

1  Thank Matthias F
Sandra W, Inhaber at Restaurant Zunfthaus zur Waag, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2015

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your favourable review. We are very pleased that you've enjoyed your visit at our beautiful old house, especially our high service level. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Warm regards from Zunfthaus zur Waag Sepp &...More

Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

Located in the heart of the city in a beautiful historic building you will have delicious food. The Zurich style veal with roesti I had was the best I tried in the city. I should also mention that the service was perfect. One of the...More

1  Thank Er K
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Being in a building that dates back to the 1300's is an experience of its own, but eating at this classic restaurant was a real treat. My eggplant appetizer was not only delicious but it was beautifully and artfully displayed. For the entree, I chose...More

1  Thank Bonniew19111
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Great food in elegant surroundings. Went for a friends birthday and they even provided a cake. Veal zurichoise is excellent, and the duck I had is delicious

1  Thank Watsononthego
Reviewed September 24, 2015

Delightful surroundings and friendly personal service await you at Zunfthaus zur Waag. Excellent views and romantic atmosphere in the evening. Food choice extensive and beautifully cooked and presented. Highly recommend - especially for private dining and business hospitality. Staff were all wonderfully presented and polite....More

1  Thank Elliefantasic
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Loved the traditional food like sausage and Roesti and veal zurichoise. The portions are more reasonable and the roesti is to die for. Also love the local wine that the restaurant suggested. We were actually planning to go to the Zeughauskeller and were dressed a...More

2  Thank leahgirlCanada
Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

The place I go to celebrate something. Excellent food, fine wines. Lots and lots of space between tables. Courteous Manager and excellent waitresses. Inventive dishes, Swiss cuisine. Good location. Not really the place for tourists. Upmarket.

Thank John R
Reviewed September 1, 2015

I had walked by & admired this historic (600+ years old) weavers' guild house between the Paradeplatz & Fraumünster church many times on previous visits to Zürich, but it was only last night that, thanks to a generous business host, I had the privilege of...More

1  Thank Bern_Shen
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Dining here with great friends was one of the best nights I had during my trip to Zurich. The most hospitable and down to earth people I have I ever met serving dishes second to none! I would definitely recommend visitors to visit this historic...More

1  Thank Caitlin T
Reviewed July 11, 2015

We had dinner at this wonderful restaurant. The food is absolutely delicious. Lobster, monkfish and veal all superb. The house dates back to the 1300 and really special. Great desserts too.

1  Thank Patty B
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$39 - $82
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts American Express
Good for
Business meetings, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muensterhof 8 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 216 99 66
A warm welcome to the Münsterhof (pedestrian zone) - a beautiful historic town square and the jewel of the Zurich city center. One great place to wine and dine and celebrate in the stylish atmosphere of the old city is the Zunfthaus zur Waag, directly facing the Fraumünster church with its famous Chagall windows. Discover an authentic piece of Zurich's history for yourself and take delight in our hospitality given to you in a house dating from 1315 and steeped in history
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