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Wirtschaft zum Vorbahnhof

) #590 of 1,649 Restaurants in Zurich $$ - $$$ , European,
Zollstrasse 2, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
+41 44 272 01 00
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good50%
  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“rosti” (4 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, German, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Zollstrasse 2, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very kind people serving the tables. Make you feel very confortable and like home. Totally the opposite to the place in front called St.Gallerhof

Thank Chifanle
Gastgeber-ZH-QSR, Manager at Wirtschaft zum Vorbahnhof, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Chifanle, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our quality of services. We are looking forward to your next visit. Host and Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I met a work colleague here for lunch and it's a decent place for a quick sit down lunch right next to the main train station. The menu and deco is pretty local - including fondue - and the servings large. There are special lunch...More

Thank PaddyLenka
Gastgeber-ZH-QSR, Manager at Wirtschaft zum Vorbahnhof, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear PaddyLenka, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our quality of Services and quality of products. We are looking forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely,...More

Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Stayed close by and was jet lagged and starving so this was convenient. Prices were reasonable, staff friendly and the food was also very good. Felt very traditional so was happy with that.More

1  Thank Satnam33
khormann, Manager at Wirtschaft zum Vorbahnhof, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

Dear KSatnam33, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our quality of services and quality of products. We are looking forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely,...More

Reviewed April 23, 2017

We were down at the main railway station (Zurich HB) and fancied some refreshment so made our way up to ground level and stopped at the first bar we found, sat outside and ordered a couple of beers. These were sipped as we watched the...More

Thank Kevin H
khormann, Manager at Wirtschaft zum Vorbahnhof, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2017

Dear Kevin H, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our quality of services and quality of products. We are looking forward to your next visit. Yours...More

Reviewed April 3, 2017

I stayed close by in a hotel and did not want to run around too much to find a place for dinner. This place was busy and served me a very nice meal. Attentive staff, I would come here again.More

1  Thank muwojack
khormann, Manager at Wirtschaft zum Vorbahnhof, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Dear muwojack, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our quality of services/ quality of products. We are looking forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely, Host...More

Reviewed February 17, 2017

We stayed overnight at a hotel just around the corner of the restaurant. It was a freezing cold evening and we did not feel like hunting for a restaurant. This place was buzzing with locals having a beer and a bite after the workweek. We...More

1  Thank Kwassie
Management response:Responded February 21, 2017

Dear Kwassie; Many thanks for taking the time to leave a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our quality of services/ quality of products. We are looking forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely, Host...More

Reviewed February 2, 2017

The restaurant is kind of old and crowded during lunch; best to make a reservation. The service is OK. The menu is limited to "Rösti", meat dishes and some noodle dishes. Not really great but OK. The food is served quickly. The quality is OK.More

Thank Sponi
Management response:Responded February 5, 2017

Dear Sponi, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our quality of services/ quality of products. We are looking forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely, Host...More

Reviewed December 7, 2016

Pleasant restaurant, friendly staff , efficient service, local food not too fancy but good.,good value for money concidering the high prices in Zurich away from the tourist trap.More

1  Thank Roland S
Management response:Responded December 9, 2016

Dear Roland S Many thanks for taking the time to leave a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our quality of services/ quality of products. We are looking forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely,...More

Reviewed August 31, 2016

This was our second time here. It is a pretty simple, down-to-earth, friendly local pub/gasthof that offers inexpensive local food and delicious beer. I always have the classic schnitzel with fries, and the proportion is huge! There is both indoor and outdoor seating. The service...More

Thank SFBayTravelSensei
Reviewed August 23, 2016

I ordered a salad with salmon. The salad was primarily shredded carrots, with eiberg lettuce. The lachs was quite "fishy" and had a strange spice on it.More

Thank Courtney K
Management response:Responded August 24, 2016

Dear Courtney K, We are very sorry to hear that our quality of the salmon fillet with iceberg lettuce was not up to your expected level. We will check the quality and take immediate measures. The salmon will be several times a week delivered fresh...More

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matone820
Does it open on Sunday
March 12, 2017|
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Response from Gastgeber-ZH-QSR | Property representative |
Dear matone820, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a question on Tripadvisor. The Restaurant is allways closed on Sundays and public holiday. The restaurant is open from Monday to Friday from 11am to 11pm and on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, German, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zollstrasse 2, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 272 01 00
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