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Cakefriends AG

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Torgasse 3, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 252 22 11
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a muffin and café latte. The space is cramped and service very slow. The waitress who served me was nice but she simply had too many to serve at once. Free complimentary WiFi. Pricey (£10.60) but expected in Switzerland.

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Thank Georgetheseal
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Their cakes are just not baked well. Cheap ingredients and not baked to the end. They offer Blechkuchen which is supposed to be a nice cake made from yeast. But instead you get a cake that is made from a cheap dough and does not taste at all. The staff member was overwhelmed all the time and could not catch... More 

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Thank Sönke L
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

We have gone here 2x now and really enjoyed this little dessert shop in Zurich. Sitting out on the sofas and benches with the blankets is a great way to enjoy a time together. The hot chocolate is pretty good as well.

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Thank Jeff S
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

That used to be one of my favorite spots. The last three times I've been there, I had the same problem. It was understaffed and the personnel was grumpy. My dessert was actually so bad that I couldn't finish it. The wifi also didn't work. I complained but didn't even get an apology. Not coming back.

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Thank E_C_S_B_ZH
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Had a very nice time here with coffee and some treats. The bread items had very subtle tastes, could have been stronger as the banana bread and orange bread did not taste much different. Coffee was good and the apfelstrudel was very good.

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Thank Shawn M
South America
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374 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

The place is very nice to spend a coffee time and its location is great. The espresso was excellent and the cakes good. Have in mind that is very expensive. 4,90 CHF for an espresso and 5,70 CHF for a cappuccino (I'm attaching the invoice)

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Thank AAppa
Zurich, Switzerland
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

We went to this place for lunch. They offer some 'asian inspired' lunch menus. I've ordered a Thai Salad with Beef. It was a soup style, dead cooked stew. No taste, cooked to death! Ok, my fault I go to a place called 'Cake & Friends' for lunch. But they really should focus on their key business and stop offering... More 

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Thank ArvenP
Austin, Texas
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Cake is a little in the dry side for my taste, but nice hot chocolate. Nothing special, but a nice treat.

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Thank Joe T
Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

stopped here a couple times because it was near our hotel and had coffee and cakes. also had a very good salad here.

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Thank DRDR170
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

We went looking for cakes in Zurich and it wasn't easy. Finally we managed to find Cakefriends and it wasn't disappointing. It has a nice sit out where you can enjoy a large range of cakes and coffees. A must go if you are a cake lover!

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Thank suddu11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Torgasse 3, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 252 22 11

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?