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Restaurant Au Premier

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Bahnhofplatz 15, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
044 217 15 17
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Zurich, Switzerland
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This spot is very centrally located in the main station building on second floor. The bar is very lovely and so the restaurant with a view to Bahnhofsplatz and Bahnhofstrasse. We had a business lunch with two courses. The tuna tartar on Avocado and the main course a very tender rendear cooked rare lovely arranged on the plate. Wines by... More 

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Thank Reto A
The Netherlands
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there doing the Sweden weeks and can only say that I can highly recommend it. Great food and excellent service. Price quality is also excellent

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Thank mailhoogendijk
Brussels, Belgium
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75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

The bar is just above the Main Station (HB) so there is no location more central. But it's far away from all people rushing around, the bar is actually nice and peaceful with a fantastic view onto Bahnhofstrasse. An excellent place to meet people for a quiet drink after work.

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Thank 1000Brussel
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this review

Dear 1000Brussel Many thanks for your visit and 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 service topped with an unique view onto Bahnofstrasse. For your next visit we highly recommend the yearly and very popular Smörgåsbord, which takes place in the Au... More 

Boulder, Colorado
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371 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We needed to catch a 1300 train out of Zürich, so took the tram from our apartment to Zürich Hauptbahnhof with just enough time to grab a reasonably quick lunch. Not having enough time to venture very far from the train station and not to mention having luggage to deal with, we determined that we needed to eat in the... More 

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Thank sazeracker
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this review

Dear sazeracker Many thanks for your visit at our Au Premier and 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 products and our excellent service. We are very happy our fresh and homemade dishes exceeded your expectations. From 5 July to 18 September... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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400 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

We needed to arrange to meet up with a business acquaintance and this venue was suggested. Positioned above the main concourse, the restaurant is conveniently located accessed by a lift, and views over the crowds below. A convenient place to meet and eat.

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Thank Kevin H
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this review

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/ quality of products. Additionally to our restaurant, where you can eat a delicious business lunch or dinner, we provide 9 meeting rooms to hold conferences, banquets, private events... More 

Portland, Oregon
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

This is a delightful restaurant tucked away on the left-hand corner of the station (as you look at the trains); you have to take an elevator to get to it. It's small but not crowded with a view over the station and an up-market menu accompanied by appropriate, efficient service. Such a relief not to be asked if I am... More 

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Thank Michael K
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this review

Dear Michael K Many thanks for taking the time to leave such a positive comment on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to see that you liked our restaurant Au Permier. This makes us proud! We are looking forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely, you Au Premier Team. More 

Frankfurt, Germany
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73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Well done! Polite, friendly staff treated us as a party of two for having a business breakfast. Offers a nice range of food on a higher level (literally). All in all we enjoyed the quality and location very well. Good for talking in a quiet atmosphere.

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Thank passion4exc
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this review

Dear passion4exc 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 during your business breakfast. We are looking forward to your next visit on a other occasion. Best regards from mainstation Zurich. More 

London
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300 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

Reliable food, decent service. Easy to find for business needs ( first floor in the main train station). Everyone will find something appropriate.

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Thank travelistanr1
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this review

Dear travelinstanr1 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 products. We are looking forward to your next visit at the restaurant Au Premier. Yours sincerely, your hosts. More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Attended this restaurant 13,08,2015 for their annual Smorasboard buffet evening.I have been a few times over the years but this was the worst so far, For 70sf a head it doesnt come cheap. 3 of us ate, 2 from Zurich and myself from Ireland.The whole atmosphere was austere with no air conditioning on one of the most humid evenings Zurich... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Not the 'Train Bleu' from Gare de l'Est in Paris, for sure, but convenient and decent. There is two or three rooms. Seating is not luxuous and general atmosphere do not imply a Gourmet restaurant. But service is fast, food is decent and great place if you need to rush on your train afterwards.

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Thank Marnierh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, Swiss, Central European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bahnhofplatz 15, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: 044 217 15 17

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