Restaurants

Top Choice Swiss in Zürich

Didi's Frieden

With its unique blend of familiarity and refinement, Didi’s Frieden features among Zürich’s top tables. The look is understated elegance with wood floors, white tablecloths and wine-glass chandeliers. Service is dis…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Zürich

Haus Hiltl

Guinness-certified as the world's oldest vegetarian restaurant (established 1898), Hiltl proffers an astounding smorgasbord of meatless delights, from Indian and Thai curries to Mediterranean grilled veggies, plus s…
Top Choice Sweets in Zürich

Café Sprüngli

Sit down for cakes, chocolate, ice cream and exquisite coffee drinks at this epicentre of sweet Switzerland, in business since 1836. You can have a light lunch too, but whatever you do, don’t fail to check out its h…
International in Zürich

Baltho Küche & Bar

Monochrome colours, plenty of light and well-spaced seating give Baltho at Marktgasse Hotel the look and feel of an urban-chic brasserie. Attentive staff serve attractively presented dishes with a nod to the seasons…
Swiss in Zürich

Alpenrose

With its tall, stencilled windows, warm wood panelling and stucco ceiling ornamentation, the Alpenrose exudes cosy Old World charm, and the cuisine here lives up to the promise. Hearty Swiss classics, such as herb-s…
Japanese in Zürich

Ikoo

Get a taste of Japan at this cute little restaurant tucked away on a side street. The beautifully renovated dining room, with its creaky old floor, holds only a few tables, but the authentic organic ramen (Japanese …
Brasserie in Zürich

Kronenhalle

A haunt of city movers and shakers in suits, the Crown Hall is a brasserie-style establishment with white tablecloths, dark wood and an Old World feel. Impeccably mannered waiters move discreetly below Chagall, Miró…
Italian in Zürich

Ristorante Italia

Traditional recipes, friendly service and regionally sourced ingredients are the keys to success at this authentic Italian restaurant – the knock-out wine list helps as well. Daily specials can include mixed antipas…
International in Winterthur

Nachbarsgarten

A one-man-band affair in the kitchen, this little restaurant on the fringes of Winterthur is wonderfully inviting, with warm wood, bistro lighting and cheek-by-jowl tables. On the menu: creative salads (Italian fenn…
Italian in Zürich

Tschingg

Tschingg is the place for a quick, tasty and affordable pasta fix, either dining in the modern setting or ordering to take away. Interestingly, Tschingg is a disrespectful Swiss term for Italian immigrants and serve…