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Seestrasse, Kusnacht 8700, Switzerland
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wed 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Sat 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Santa Barbara, California
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

I've been to Steinburg 3 times during visits to Kusnacht. It is one of my very favorite restaurants there. I love the ambiance, the food, the reality that it is owned and managed by a husband/chef and his wife team. The cuisine is always exceptional and the service flawless. I've visited in both summer and winter, and find both seasons... More 

1 Thank curiousadventures
London, United Kingdom
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398 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

I've always found Steinburg to be very cozy, which makes it a perfect place for a warm winter's dinner (it's actually also nice in summer but the ambience to me fits perfectly with winter). Last night we had started with the fried and the terrine of fois gras, followed by the shrimp cafe de Paris and the veal cheeks, and... More 

Thank Brian L
New York City, New York
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714 reviews
371 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 293 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

We came here for dinner but were too late! So they seated us at the bar. We ordered salads and wine and were very satisfied with service and food.

Thank Katrin S
Erlenbach, Switzerland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

For a restaurant of that class I was very happy with the quality of the food, the ambience, the attentive service, the decoration and the view. I was not inspired by the host, who basically discounted my feedback regarding the taste of the dessert: the strawberries tasted like they were cut on a cutting board, which was also used for... More 

Thank himmeli2013
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Excellent quality swiss food in a lovely setting. Average service but great food. We started with soup. For our mains we tried the Zürcher Geschnetzeltes - veal thinly sliced in a mushroom sauce served with a traditional rosti. That was fantastic. Don't miss the chocolate mousse for dessert.

Thank dean_alice
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Nice ambiance: it was summer and we sat on veranda overlooking Zurichsee but we could see that in winter the atmosphere likely to be cozy as well. Food was generally well prepared (especially the steak) but not too imaginative (as we find most of places in CH are) and of course expensive (as pretty much all places in CH are).... More 

2 Thank Alex K
Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Service was not friendly (to put it mildly). Food was at most normal. Ambiance was good. Prices are not justified at all.

2 Thank d2an3
Bratislava, Slovakia
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98 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013 via mobile

As a steaklover and person with some food allergies I usually order steaks with some special wishes - and this resaurant is definitely fine for me. The steak was superb (not every chef can make a medium-welldone steak correctly!), wine selection is also ok and the staff were precious and careful. The only downside are prices and a bit bored-looking... More 

Thank Peter S
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

We just went there for my husband birthday and...what a fantastic place! :-) Compared to expensive restaurant in Zürich where the food & service is average, this place is an excellent place to recommend to anyone who is looking for a chic & cosy place, friendly & professional service as well delicious food! Honnestly, there is not a bad point... More 

Thank elisavalentina77
Zurich, Switzerland
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012

Simply delicious food. We had the carpaccio and foie gras as appetizer and filet rossini as main. Loved it and will definitely come back!

Thank leandquach

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seestrasse, Kusnacht 8700, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Kusnacht

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