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Restaurant Au Premier

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice & quiet restaurant in the first floor of the main station of Zurich. I was there for a business lunch and the food is really good. However compared what's actually on your plate with the price is exorbitant.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dino W
Reviewed January 5, 2019

I first ate here perhaps 10 years ago. It was good then and it is good now. Apart from being located in what I regard as an unusual location, it additionally provided a haven for solitude whilst planning travel. Good, traditional food, good service, good...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nathan1000
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear Nathan1000 Many thanks for your visit and the good rating. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our attentive service and of the quality of our authentic products. Our team is working hard every day to keep the quality...More

Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Very nice location at the train station, first floor. Attentive service, good food and presentation.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 859maxbestchoice
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2018

Dear 859maxbestchoice Many thanks for your visit and the good rating. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of our attentive service and of the quality of our authentic products. Our team is working hard every day to keep the quality...More

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

very very small lunch menu, horrible pricetags, very unfriendly staff, I think they feel like superstars working in a upperclassrestaurant. the cook knows his business, rest of the staff is a total zero !! that is only possible in zurich, the most conceited city in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 07680waelty
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2018

Dear 07680waelty Many thanks for your visit. We are very sorry to hear that our quality of products and quality of service was not up to your expected level. It is important for us to provide to our guests top service in an environment of...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018

A friend and I planned to go to another restaurant for dinner, however ended up in Au premier. I was really surprised about the grand food, the big variety and specially about the nice and attentive service. The waiter helped us to order and gave...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rhoenraedlerin
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Dear Rhoenraedlerin Many thanks for your visit and the great rating. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you our friendly and attentice service and of the quality of our authentic products. We are hopefully looking forward to your next visit, maybe...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018

Excellent Swedish buffet (smörgåsbord). Being Swedish myself, I can only say that the food is really excellent. Was a little disappointed with the service of the waiter though. Somehow he first had the idea our company had 17 glasses of vodka, when we had only...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank apansson
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Dear apansson Many thanks for your visit and the great rating. We are very pleased to see that we could convince you of the quality of our authentic products. We are very sorry to read our service was not up to your expected level. It...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Trying to be special it feels like mixture of aged upper class hotel and business lounge of an airport caterer. We only went for drinks and apart from the friendly service and very convenient place I could not find too much about it. Drinks expensive...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Dear Stefan G Many thanks for your visit. It is important for us to provide to our guests top service in an environment of greatest comfort. Therefore we highly appreciate suggestions and inputs in order for us to integrate them in our regular internal staff...More

Reviewed March 30, 2018

We had a business lunch, first time ever in this restaurant. I was a little suspicious about the outcome as it is located in the main train station, first floor. The dining room is quite small, and no views, but the food was above our...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Bariloche2013
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Dear Bariloche2013 Thank you for visisiting the Restaurant Au Premier and your nice comment on Tripadivisor. We are happy that we could meet your expectations and are looking forward seeing you soon at the Restaurant Au Premier. Best regards from the central station, were food,...More

Reviewed January 24, 2018

On our way to Vienna by Nightjet train for my wife's Birthday, I made a reservation hoping to have a good start to an interesting trip. The restaurant, as the name says, is inside, on the first floor of Zurich's Main Station. No spectacular view,...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Boris_2716
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

Dear Boris_2716 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 singing and friendly staff. It is important for us to provide to our guests...More

Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner during the Swedish summer weeks. It was a fantastic buffet: cold appetizers: different sorts of fish and cold meats. It was excellent and very refined. The main courses were just OK for me. I would give a 10/10 for appetizers and a...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank miturrizaga
CandrianCatering, Manager at Restaurant Au Premier, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2017

Dear miturrizaga 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 products and our friendly staff. The simple reason for the special prices...More

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