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Fork and Bottle

#223 of 1,502 Restaurants in Zurich
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Allmendstrasse 20, Zurich 8002, Switzerland
41442011817
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Fork and Bottle many times, in fact I even have a Brunch reservation wtih my friends on Sunday. This little gem is hidden near Sihl City and easily accessible from town. In the summer it is perfect as you can sit in the spacious outdoor area and really relax. I have been for Brunch and dinner... More 

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Thank Joey S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited and dined here many times and absolutely love it! It is always consistent and everyone is very kind and welcoming. The service is great, as is the food. The ribs are YUMMY and I end up ordering them every time! Highly recommend Fork & Bottle to anyone! Always have a stellar experience and attentive service.

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Thank Audra Lyn B
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear Audra Lyn B, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review and sharing your experience. Looking forward to seeing you again soon! Best regards, Rena and the Fork & Bottle team More 

Schaffhausen, Switzerland
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice country casual atmosphere and friendly service, but I wasn't impressed by the lukewarm salmon avocado Benedict. It was served on a soft, seemingly untoasted, bagel with only a dab of hollandaise sauce. I would have much preferred the traditional American version, on hot toasted English muffins, smothered in hollandaise sauce. Capers would have been a tasty addition, being that... More 

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Thank RainbowTimes
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear RainbowTimes, We sincerely appreciate your feedback. We're very glad that you enjoyed the ambience and your cocktail, but sorry that you didn't enjoy your Salmon Benedict and home fries. We'll take your suggestions to heart as we are always looking to improve our offering. Hope to have you back soon to try our seasonal menu. Please email me directly... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our Corporate Summer Party in the Biergarden of Fork&Bottle (80 Pax) and had an amazing time! Great service, delicious food and very nice atmosphere. They made great recommendations for the menu, the table setting and even the band. Fork&Bottle was very flexible with all our requests and friendly at all times. The event turned out even better than... More 

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Thank evelyne892016
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear Evelyne, We sincerely enjoyed hosting you and your team! Thanks so much for sharing your beautiful photos and experience with future guests. Looking forward to hosting you soon! Kindly, Rena and the Fork & Bottle team More 

2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bad experience,, the food is not tasty,, the smell of meat not good,, i dont recommended it at all... Maybe the atmospher is the only good thing there

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Thank FAHAD A
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear Fahad, We're very sorry that you did not enjoy your visit to Fork & Bottle. We would like to learn more about your experience in order to improve our service to future guests. We would also very much like to have the chance to serve you again and see how we might be able to do so. Please contact... More 

Zurich
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well... we had to think twice to give a balanced perspective: . location is indeed very nice especially sitting outside . large selection of beers . but maybe is this place too successful ? service and attention can be very different from one client to the other: perception is that maybe you do not need new clients... . food is... More 

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Thank AVBZurich
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear AVBZurich, While we are disappointed to read about your negative experience with us, we sincerely appreciate your thoughtful review. There is absolutely no excuse for what you experienced in regards to food or service. We are taking your feedback very seriously and reviewing it with our management team in order to make immediate improvements. We hope that you’ll give... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was there yesterday with friends. Was craving ribs and the meat arrived at lukewarm temperature, and the outer layer was chewy. The fries had no taste and were also on the cold side. My companions too found their orders to be nowhere near the usual quality from earlier visits. The couple on the neighboring table didn't seem happy either. For... More 

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Thank Smita K
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear Smita K, We’re very sorry that your experience fell short of your expectations following your previous visit. Your experience does not reflect our service standards and we're addressing the situation with our management team. There is no excuse for the quality of the food you received. The ribs are one of our signature dishes that we put a ton... More 

Bern
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I actually should have written this review years ago. We first discovered fork and bottle when it had just opened and years later, it is still one of our favorite places to eat at. For a foreigner like me, it's a piece of home away from home. Their menu changes during the seasons and so far, I've never been disappointed... More 

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Thank Abiby
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear Abiby, Your review makes us so happy! Thank you so much for taking the time to write it and also for your patronage all these years. We look forward to serving you again soon! Kindly, Rena More 

Opfikon, Schweiz
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner, just found it on Yelp. The name jumped out at me. Good food, good service. We didn't have a reservation and they were really busy but they seated us anyway, just explained that there would be a wait before we could order. We sat outside, I'm not even sure if there is an inside bit. Nice big... More 

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Thank mamaxantia
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear Mamaxantia, We sincerely appreciate your positive feedback! Thank you for visiting us and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Rena More 

1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Bad service, we're very disappointed. On last Sunday 21.8 I went with 2 friends that were visiting Zurich to Fork & Bottle, after hearing good things about the place from a colleague. We ordered chocolate ganache pancakes for dessert and we're really looking forward to it, after 30 minutes the waitress came said she forgot to place our order in... More 

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Thank Ido B
Rena_B2009, Manager at Fork and Bottle, responded to this review

Dear Ido B Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We want to sincerely apologize for your negative experience. We 100% agree with you – this is totally unacceptable. This issue has the full attention of our management team and we will be reviewing it with the entire kitchen and service team to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $43
Cuisine
American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Allmendstrasse 20, Zurich 8002, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: 41442011817
Description
Farm-to-table cuisine and an ever-changing menu of craft beer and artisanal wine, Fork & Bottle invites you in to enjoy great food and drink in a relaxed country setting.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?