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Schiff

$$ - $$$
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Unterdorfstrasse 21, Pfaeffikon 8808, Switzerland
+41 55 416 17 18
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Vaduz, Liechtenstein
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

I stop there often on my way to and from Zürich, Nice Ambiente inside, and wonderful garden in summer. Good fish dishes and a choise of swiss and international wine. Recomended. Somtimes the service staff is a little confused ( mainly by nice weather outside) Too young people serving, and the chef de service cannot allways manage to direct them... More 

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Thank triesenberg1
Porto Cristo, Spain
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

the better the landscape the worse the food ..... NOT HERE ! directly at the shore of lake zurich, you will find wunderful people with wunderful food and gorgeous white wine called meursault. try it and be impressed.

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Thank 07680waelty
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 25, 2016

If you like fresh fish, served traditional style, like your granny made it, or a more modern style, this restaurant will blow your mind. It's not cheap at all, reservation is recommended, if you like to eat under old trees with a fantastic view to the small island Ufenau. If you like to come with your boat, it will work.

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Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

You want to have dinner at Schiff in the summer. The food is really good (it has a Mediterranean feel to it), but the real attraction is the sunset over Lake Zuerich. Make sure that you have a table lakeside, and enjoy the view.

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Thank bekendevlaming
Canton of Schwyz, Switzerland
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 27, 2016

Just had a beautiful meal at this lovely restaurant. I can certainly recommend the fresh ravioli, we didn't have much time to digest our starter before our main course arrived. That is the only criticism I have. I think the next time I would tell them to take it easy.

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Porto Cristo, Spain
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

I do visit that place at least 5 times a year since years. always friendly. always clean. always very good food with local products. sustainable cooking and a warm feeling for every guest. what else do you want. try the meursault white vine to a local fish menu ! mmmmmh perfect !

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Thank 07680waelty
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105 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Located nicely by the Lake Zurich you have a beautiful view. On a warm summers day you can sit outside under the trees or if it gets too hot, there are a lot of spaces inside. The food is very good and served quickly. It doesn't matter if you only want some ice cream or a full meal, you are... More 

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Thank therameus
Munich, Germany
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3 reviews
Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Been there a lot of times and And they have always good food and a good service ! Always fun to go to the schiff. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone !!

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Thank Rayk B
Zurich, Switzerland
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131 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

Restaurant Schiff has become one of our favorite restaurants around Lake Zurich for a number of reasons: great terrasse space, Sonja and her team are doing outstanding work to make patrons feel welcome, delicious food options and a solid variety of wines make this a great spot for lunch or dinner anytime. My personal favorite are the perch filets in... More 

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Thank AJ T
london
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 23, 2015

If you like fish.....there are options and the stubli is better value for money, can be pricy for what you get. What you order makes a big difference, ie set menu is best value by far.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unterdorfstrasse 21, Pfaeffikon 8808, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Schwyz  >  Pfaeffikon
  • Phone Number: +41 55 416 17 18

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