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Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten

#55 of 1,576 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Old Town
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Limmatquai 40, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 250 53 63
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11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Zurich, Switzerland
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277 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were there for dinner, originally booked for Open air fonue but we changed our mind (it was too cold!!) Personnel a super kind and accomodate us inside. Not to forget they organized an Happy Bday song and small cake for one of our guest. So good restaurant, typical Zurich food, amazing view and good service.

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Thank Cristinaroccofoti
Adelaide, Australia
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84 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This visit was my second time here. Both times I have had the Rösti with bacon and an egg. The bacon is crust but not dry and the rösti is crunchy so overall delicious. The waitress was friendly and they do not charge for tap water.

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Thank jjesse2015
Rochester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

Have stopped here a couple of times, both in December. Sat outside with the welcoming blankets and fur lined seats. Nice hot chocolate and always friendly service.

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Thank daffodils2017
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

We had a catered event here, so not the regular restaurant. This building is a great example of traditional Zürcher architecture. Very special to spend an evening here.

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Esher, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

A beautiful old building in a wonderful location looking over the river which itself is lit by Christmas lights. Easy walking distance from the city centre but wrap up well in winter. This was a meal for 20 people in a side room on the first floor but there is a restaurant also. A lovely place to visit especially at... More 

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Thank vince c
Kramer_Gastronomie, Geschäftsführer at Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, responded to this review

Dear vince c, thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and rate our restaurant here on tripadvisor. We were happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us that much. See you again, soon! Kind regards, Florian Kunzendorf Director More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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449 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

Walking through the old town on a cold winter early evening, this is the perfect place to stop and enjoy a gluhwein. Staff are friendly. Wrapped pup in the blanket provided, the location is perfect for watching people as they walk by the river whilst you sup your gluhwein. Heavenly!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a nice cheese fondue and some Glühwein (hot red wine punch) outside on their terrace. The staff was very friendly and fast in serving everything. Overall a very nice experience and not as touristic as other places in the Zurich Niederdorf.

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1 Thank Laktin
Kramer_Gastronomie, Geschäftsführer at Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Laktin, thank you very much for your visit and you kind words. We'll make sure to pass them on to our staff. We are looking forward to welcome you again. With best regards, Florian Kunzendorf More 

Moscow, Russia
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422 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Very good restaurant in a good location in the center of Zurich. Efficient service, tasty food and cozy interior. Open during the day, which is also a big advantage.

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Thank amk2f
Kramer_Gastronomie, Geschäftsführer at Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, responded to this review

Dear amk2f, thank you so much for your kind words. It would be a pleasure to host you again, soon. Best regards, Florian Kunzendorf Director More 

Bergen
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We were a group of 10 people, and it was a business dinner. Service was quick and good and the food was above average. Portions were healthy and I dont think anyone could put down another bite after deserts were carried out.

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Thank Nero61
Kramer_Gastronomie, Geschäftsführer at Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, responded to this review

Dear Nero61, thank you very much for your feedback and the positive rating. Glad to hear that you were happy with the portions. We would love to see you again. Warm regards, Florian Kunzendorf Director More 

Croatia
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

Great Red house wine, all you can eat fondue, friends around, sunny day.. what do you need more in life? Don't forget to take a kirsch next to your fondue, to dip the bread in it, or just as a digestif. Excellente service, great view and super warm blankets to keep yourself warm when sitting outside (or just take more... More 

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Kramer_Gastronomie, Geschäftsführer at Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten, responded to this review

Dear miticapanda, thank you so much for your kind words and the positive rating. We love dipping the Kirsch, too! ;) We would love to welcome you again. Warm regards, Florian Kunzendorf More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $87
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Limmatquai 40, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 250 53 63

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