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Scala

#106 of 1,502 Restaurants in Zurich
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Rotbuchstrasse 1, Zurich 8006, Switzerland
+41 44 363 85 50
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10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delightful AUTHENTIC Italian, we never miss it. Pizza and Pasta are superb. The Owner and chef made us feel very welcome, checking on us often and personally escorting us out upon our departure. We'll be back again next year!

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Thank Maureen K
Washington DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

For a city that's not known for its food, Scala was a delicious surprise. We shared an appetizer of a capresi salad (tasty) a pizza (very good) and the lasagna (out of this world). It was crowded with locals and was relatively inexpensive fur Zurich. A really good option if you're in the neighborhood

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Seacrest Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We ventured down the road from our hotel on our last night and were in the mood for pizza. We chose Pizzeria Scala above the others in the neighborhood because the reviews were much better and were glad that we did. Our hotel made reservations and we were lucky because this is a very small restaurant and a very popular... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I loved the pizza, it was freshly made. It's not a halal restaurant but there are pescetarian and vegetarian options! Good location and fair price!

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Thank Noor H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Wow. First time I've been served that way in Switzerland (I'm Swiss). The boss and the waiters are adorable and so welcoming. The food was delicious and you get more food in your plate than in most places, and it's not more expensive. Really want to go back ! :)

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Thank Marie L
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Very very tasty pizza!!!!! Best one I have had in Zurich!! Always crowded, do not forget to book in advance. Lovely staff.

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Thank Gözen K
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

They have delicious pizza. Crumb is thin and very tasty. Toppings are also very good quality. The staff is very friendly. I strongly recommend this place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

People were smiling and were so adorable. Dinner was great . Decoration also really well thought of. We had a great time . Definitely coming back to this place .

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Thank Steven L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

This is the best Pizza i have ever had anywhere. Its prepared fresh, is oval and tastes exquisite. The Restaurant is quite small and usually packed so make sure to reserve your table. Try their carpaccio Pizza - its the best i've had!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

This is our #1 place if we're up for having pizza, but it's being said that they also provide other foods. It's a good place of you want to meet your neighbors, as many people (like us) from the neighborhood regularly come here. Sometimes, it can be difficult to get at table without reservation and it can become quite loud... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rotbuchstrasse 1, Zurich 8006, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 363 85 50

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