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Wuehre 11, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 (0)44 221 08 98
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8:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Saskatoon, Canada
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97 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice location by the river. Hot day made for very comfortable meal under the umbrella. Food was just ok, and service was too.

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Thank Norm G
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe is placed directly on the river and the view is excellent. The food however is a different story. I can't recommend this place.

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Thank Henrik S
Mexico City, Mexico
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting. Good coffee. Good service and beautiful view of the Limmat River and Grossmunster Church. Totally Recommended.

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Thank Ricardo G
Zurich, Switzerland
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151 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Very nice little cafe particularly in good weather when one can sit right next to the water. The perfect romantic Zurich experience with the ducks and swans on the river for background.

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Thank zurichgrad
Pretoria, South Africa
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

Quaint little cafe overlooking the Linmat River. We had the Spaetzle baked with Raclette cheese and the Ravioli Spinach-Ricotta baked with Raclette cheese. Both dishes very average and rather uninspiring. So go there, have coffee and enjoy the views but do not expect a gourmet meal.

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Thank KobieMarie
Dubai
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

So we got dropped off around the corner on our first day here, hadn't had any breakfast so we wanted to grab something quick. Seemed like the only option. It's not a bad place for a quick coffee and small bite to eat, but does not seem at all like a place I would come to for a proper lunch... More 

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Thank stblender
Helsinki
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416 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

If cafes-restaurants are about location and food this has the location and great views. Food was ok but nothing extraordinary and felt like being where tourist come. It was ok if you are in the area and want to enjoy the views but otherwise you can find better places.

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Worst place in Zurich so far. Living here for more than a year and this place is another league... Nice location right next to the river and this is probably why they are still there; many first (and one time) visitors. It's a tourist trap. A part from the fact that half the menu wasn't available and that nothing was... More 

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Thank Alex K
Rehovot, Israel
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334 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The location is superb. Looking over the Limmat at the edge of the Old Town of Zurich. Coffee is very good and the same is true for the pastry. Portions are copious. Service very good even at a time when the place is busy. It is a lovely place as long as the weather is good. Quite a rare asset... More 

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Thank Zurich71
Sydney, Australia
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

We had no service problems but it was a late lunch so the rush was over. All tables appeared to get efficient service. We sat inside to avoid the smokers. Generous serving of Tuna salad which was fresh and tasty. We shared the salad. Average pricing for waterfront in Zurich. Not outrageously expensive.

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Thank Loukie47

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wuehre 11, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 (0)44 221 08 98

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