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Sternen Grill

#51 of 1,541 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
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Theaterstrasse 22 | Bellevue, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 268 20 80
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:45 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 1:30 am
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Albany, New York
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My family and I visited Zürich in January, and suffice it to say, it was a little chilly. We finished up a few long days (i.e. Jungfraujoch and back) with delicious warm brats and rolls from Sternan Grill. For us, it couldn't have been better: cheap, delicious, authentic, unassuming, filling/hot but not greasy/heavy. The staff is friendly, there is plenty... More 

Thank OllyRox
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To have a Swiss Veal Sausage (Bratwurst) on a balcony table at Bellevue is a VIP way of eating this otherwise very traditional fast food. The sausage is tasty with nice bite. It comes with various side dishes and a solid drink list. It is not a cheap way to eat Bratwurst but considering the great location and view it... More 

Thank Daniel O
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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226 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a very popular venue with both eat out and seated dining. The seated dining is upstairs with views over the Christmas market. Seating is bench style enabling you to make new friends. The food is fairly basic but tasty and the service was friendly and swift. They have menus in multiple languages so just ask if you are... More 

Thank WiseTreeOwl
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Popped in for quick bite to eat very busy but quick service, very good burgers and sausages nice and friendly staff..

Thank waddshouse
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207 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Before ordering I explicitly asked for Lunch Check as a valid payment method and even showed the card. The restaurant is listed in the latest Lunch Check Restaurant List. After ordering I waited to pick-up the food. At payment suddenly the card was not accepted. They only would accept the old Lunch Check paper vouchers which lead to some discussion.... More 

Thank Micy01
Norfolk, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

We sat upstairs in sternen grill in a dining room that overlooked the opera house and the city with lovely decor and friendly staff. The food may be slightly more expensive than your average sausage vendor however still remains to be 'cheap' in the world of Swiss dining out, around 20 CHF each with drinks. I had the veal sausage... More 

1 Thank Dameauxchats
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Was there for a business dinner with colleagues. Had the bratwurst with Rösti and special onion gravy. Taste was OK, but not as special as I hoped for. Maybe the expectations were too high. Service was OK. They forgot one complete meal and a side I ordered. Would maybe go there again for a "downstairs" visit to grab a sausage... More 

Thank mIhO76
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Enjoy Swiss cuisine without the outrageous prices you see at most restaurants. Good options for typical Swiss cuisine. Worth a try.

Thank Vezich
Adelaide, Australia
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138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for some bratwurst while exploring Zurich. Sternen Grill was recommended and we were not disappointed as the staff were very helpful in finding us a seat and explaining the various menu items. Also suggesting a local beer. The service was quick and food delicious. Recommended for a nice lunch.

2 Thank Brian T
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This was recommended as the best place in Zurich for a swiss sausage. We certainly enjoyed them. Served in a fresh crusty roll they were very tasty. Service is fast and there are chairs / stools etc to eat at. Sausages are around 7-8 chf so pretty good value for a quick lunch.

Thank Paul M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $16
German, Swiss, Fast Food, Barbecue, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Theaterstrasse 22 | Bellevue, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 43 268 20 80

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