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Giesserei Oerlikon

) #108 of 1,654 Restaurants in Zurich $$ - $$$ , European,
Birchstrasse 108, Zurich 8050, Switzerland
+41 43 205 10 10
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
Birchstrasse 108, Zurich 8050, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot say enough good things about this place. Gorgeous outdoor space, truly authentic Swiss experience with high quality food. Two menus offered - one based on a smoker/BBQ, the other a more traditional one. But there's nothing traditional about the many mouthfuls of fresh ingredients...More

Thank Birdsong2011
imu_62, Inhaber at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much "Birdsong2011" we are very happy to receive such a nice comment from you and will pay it forward to our staff. Enjoy the summer and hopefully we will have you soon back best regards from the Giesserei Team Ursin Mirer

Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Business meeting wit a group of 8. The place is large and can suit big parties. The service is quite ok for the low Swiss standards. The menu is very confusing not making you wish to choose anything. I went for the smoked cheese and...More

Thank Matei C
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Dear Matei C, thank you for your rating. Our menu is small because of our very fresh cooking and of our attempt to avoid too much food waste. Our smoked dishes are very popular and we are sorry that you didn't like it. We thank...More

Reviewed February 23, 2017

- the restaurant is built into old factory walls. the atmosphere, though dark, is very cosy and decoration is done with taste - the food is great, every time we go there. Exciting mix of flavours and textures. - portions are just what you can...More

Thank LaCenterentola
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2017

Dear LaCenerentola, thank you for taking time to write this rating. We are very happy that you like our restaurant and our food as well. I'm very sorry that our Service staff wasn't as attentiv as we expect. We will do everything we can to...More

Reviewed February 4, 2017

We visited the Giesserei a couple of times, for dinner. The restaurant is located in an old industrial building, originally used as a foundry. The atmosphere is really nice and cool, still quoting industrial and metallurgical features. We found food being quite average: well prepared...More

Thank Joe_Shlabotnik
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2017

Dear Mr. Joe_Shlabotnik, thank you for your nice rating. We are very happy that you like our restaurant and the staff as well. We are looking forward to your next visit at our wonderful Giesserei. Best regards. Christoph Cerny Manager

Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Very good restaurant. Suitable for a large group or small. Spacious so private tables. Food very good . Nice serviceMore

1  Thank Burren
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2017

Dear Mrs. or Mister Burren, thank you very much for your kind rating. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay in our wounderful restaurant. The whole team is also very happy that you liked our food an the nice service. We hope to...More

Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

The food was fantastic! The service very attentive and professional. All the courses tasted amazing and the portions were quite generous! Got a bad table throw looking inside the kitchen... :-(More

Thank Eduardo M
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2016

Dear Mr. Eduardo M, thank you for your great rating. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay in our restaurant, this is the best Motivation we can get, we really apreciate that. We also will find an other table for you which you...More

Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Came here for a work related event and enjoyed the ambiance, the metallurgy outside, and the general theme. However, I found the food just ok and nothing too exciting. Best in mind my experience was a business buffet, so might be different from an a...More

Thank shivaswrath
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2016

Dear Mr. shivaswrath, thank you for your rating. We are very happy that you like the ambiance at the Giesserei and that you came here often. We are looking forward to welcome you again an show you, that also our food is as nice as...More

Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Great dinner and service in a unique setting. The food and presentation excellent and overall good dining experience.More

Thank Richard S
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2016

Dear Mr. Richard S., thank you very much für your nice feedback, We are very happy, that you enjoyed your stay in our wonderful restaurant and that you liked the food and our service staff. We hope to see you again soon. Thank you very...More

Reviewed June 19, 2016

Fascinating old foundry - we had a business dinner/evening there. The drinks reception outside was great, with fabulous canapes. Could have eaten LOTS of them! On moving inside, we had a nice dinner - salad starter, veal main, very tasty. The organisers had arranged for...More

Thank Jockette
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2016

Dear Jockette, thank you very much for your nice rating. We are happy that you enjoyed your evening in our wonderful Restaurant and that you liked the food, the drinks and the atmosphere. We hope to see you soon again. Best regards. Christoph Cerny Operational...More

Reviewed June 17, 2016

Suggested by some of the locals as THE place to eat in Oerlikon, and we were not disappointed! The lamb was delicious, and the wine our waiter (a GENUINELY friendly and lovable man) recommended was wonderful. They serve some great cheese too, accompanied by excellent...More

Thank Jonassis67
Giesserei, Geschäftsführer at Giesserei Oerlikon, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2016

Dear Mr. Jonassis67, thank you very much for your very nice rating. We are very happy that you were satisfied with our service staff and with our kitchen performance too. We are pleased to welcome you soon again. Best regards. Christoph Cerny Operational Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $51
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Birchstrasse 108, Zurich 8050, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 43 205 10 10
  • E-mail
Description
Looking for something special for eating out or for your event? A festive soiree’? A pleasurable experience of grandeur? Then look no further than die Giesserei! With our vast network and experience, we will construct and execute any event and arrange a memorable occasion.Take advantage of all our diverse theme-rooms, in die Giesserei, individually or combined. With a capacity of up to 300 people, experience the unique atmosphere of die Giesserei, customized to your needs.
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