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Sternen Grill

#24 of 1,499 Restaurants in Zurich
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Theaterstrasse 22 | Bellevue, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
41432682080
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11:30 am - 1:30 am
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Hours:
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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zurich
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Famous Sternegrill for the best Bratwurst you can get. Never disapointed since many years.Due to it's success the waiting line is increasing at peak hours= lunchtime

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Princeton, New Jersey
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89 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In overpriced Zurich, it's challenging to find anything that constitutes as "cheap eats." Sternen Grill may be as close as it gets. Sternen has two entrances - one for the restaurant that offers seating/service, and the other for the take-away counter. The latter offers many of the same foods at a cheaper price. With the location close to the lake,... More 

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1 Thank anniekato
Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Iconic Zurich sausage stand at Zurich's best people watching best street corner in town, but if you're picky about your meat, you may prefer the chicken or sausages. A trusted Swiss consumer protection agency reported their testing found traces of horse meat the hamburgers in 2016.

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Switzerland
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love the Bratwurst with the hot home made mustard and the 'Wiediker Rostbratwurst' with sauerkraut. The bread you get with the Bratwurst is quite hard on the outside though. The staff is fast and efficiant, so don't worry about the long line! For Zurich, it is a super cheap and yummy dining option. So grab a sausage and... More 

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1 Thank huscheltrim
Friedrichshafen, Germany
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was good but a bit chaotic and the people are not very nice towards tourists, I feel like it was a bit pricy, it's always full and you need to make a queue but it moves pretty fast

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kind of like a fast food joint with an upscale spin; although there is a well-stocked bar. Order at the counter and take your food to a small table. The sausage I had was labeled as a spicy Italian sausage and it was delicious. I loved that they served it simply wrapped in a napkin and then I went and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We used the last of our Francs here (cash only!) on a beautiful Friday evening. The bratwurst was exceptional: a bit drier than I'm used to and with a thin but noticeable char on the outside. Both my wife and I had the potato salad, which was also very tangy and delicious. Seating can be hard to come by, and... More 

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Seacrest Beach, Florida
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290 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We made a special trip to this little inexpensive place where the line is usually out onto the street waiting for excellent grilled Bratwurst and Burli. The Brats are huge and we decided to share one but then decided we each needed our Burli. Well, we were wrong. We only needed one. It was also huge. The real mistake was... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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108 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We enjoyed the St. Gallen bratwurst that comes with their special spicy Dijon mustard. We've picked it up in the downstairs takeaway, and the prices are very reasonable, almost cheap, by Zurich standards. Grab a Bratwurst and a seat outside, and enjoy the food and people watching in a busy part of Zurich near the lake and river.

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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

When in Zurich you must have a Bratwurst at the Sternen Grill and if you're living here once a month. :) It's by far the best in town. Be careful when dipping your Bratwurst in the mustard, it's hot! It goes very well with the sausage though, trust me :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $16
Cuisine
German, Swiss, Fast Food, Barbecue, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:45 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
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: 41432682080

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