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Rheinfelder-Bierhaus <Bluetige Duume>

$$ - $$$
Old Town
Swiss, European, Central European
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Marktgasse 19, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 251 29 91
9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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169 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

This was one of the first restaurants which we passed and decided to stop and eat. Dined with a couple of friends. There was only one occupied table when we entered. The waitress was polite so we decided that this would be a good place to try. The food was good, there were no complaints but nothing spectacular.

Thank Alison G
Boston, Massachusetts
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58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

The food here was very good and I had the best cordon blu in a long time, but I felt the waiter serving us was very rude. We were one of the only people in the restaurant at the time and he sat down in the corner of the restaurant and just watched us the entire time. He had the... More 

1 Thank Heidi W
Valencia, Spain
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2016

For Zurich, finding good food isn't difficult, but finding good and inexpensive food is. We found the Rheinfelder-Bierhaus to be one of those rare good and inexpensive food finds. We likened the quality of the German-Swiss cuisine to that of a very good American diner--large portions, served relatively fast, with a "comfort food" feel. One final note, please see that... More 

1 Thank Maile B
Hong Kong, China
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48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

My local buddy bought me here for lunch and it's a great experience. Famous dish here are veal and liver-related; however I am not into beef so would like to have pork. The chief is so nice and purposely makes me a deep fried pork chop with hash brown, ie wiener schnitzel with pork (by right it should be veal... More 

1 Thank StanleyYu
Zurich, Switzerland
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201 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2016

The Reheinfelder Bierhaus offers good and easy Swiss food for a very fair price. The quality of the food is very good, the price is fair (given the location) and the service is also very friendly! A good place to go!

1 Thank Ryan G
Clifton Park, New York
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2016

A business partner and I took a break from strolling the old town section of Zurich to enjoy lunch at the Rheinfelder-Bierhaus. We enjoyed the local "Cardinal" brew. We split the calamari and I had the Swiss salad. The salad (consisting of cabbage, beets, and sausage) was good. The calamari was rather ordinary and overly battered.

1 Thank Brian M
Melbourne, Australia
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209 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2015

This beer house was just around the corner from our hotel and we had the house specialty for dinner on our first night - this was Veal in a Creamy Mushroom Sauce with Potato Rosti. It was delicious and our waiter served an excellent wine which he had recommended to us. Friendly staff and we started talking to 2 locals... More 

1 Thank Roma S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2015

When in Zurich, most travel guides will direct you to one of the fancy beer halls and guild houses, which are, in my opinion, way too expensive. Rheinfelder may not look like much on first glance and is very down to earth, but if you are looking for traditional Swiss food and beer at reasonable prices (at least for Swiss... More 

1 Thank travelloe
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2015

We stopped here for dinner while we were walking around Zurich one evening. The service was friendly, but the restaurant was quite average in other respects.

Thank Randal P
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2015

This restaurant was recommended to us by our local guide. We really liked it. One has to be prepared to share a table with other people in that type of restaurant. Serves traditional swiss food, very tasty, very good.

Thank 999ReneeM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $24
Swiss, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marktgasse 19, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 251 29 91

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