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Great drinks, great atmosphere

Cozy bar with fantastic cocktails and beautiful interior. The staff are very attentive, friendly... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Sabrina B
via mobile
Great cocktail bar

Small but very cool jazz bar, great selection of cocktails, staff amazing. Make sure you pass... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
PegsOnToast
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18 Aug 2018
“Great drinks, great atmosphere ”
9 Jun 2018
“Great cocktail bar”
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Selnaustrasse 29 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Cozy bar with fantastic cocktails and beautiful interior. The staff are very attentive, friendly, and profoundly knowledgeable about all things pertaining to cocktails. Highly recommended.

Thank Sabrina B
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Small but very cool jazz bar, great selection of cocktails, staff amazing. Make sure you pass through when visiting Zürich!

Thank PegsOnToast
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

It’s very cozy Delicious, very friendly staff A proper bar as one would imagine it. Excellent choice of whiskey gin and the cocktails to die for! Well done Tales!

Thank unikat77
Reviewed 8 April 2018

This place is great. Fantastic atmosphere, great drinks, wonderful service, interesting decor. Despite being full the staff had time to chat occasionally. However you might need to be lucky because if all the seats are taken they don't let more people in - which is...More

1  Thank Pingp0ng
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

I love this place. It’s like nowhere you’ve ever been before. Unique. Truly unique. The quality of the cocktails are out of this world. The owners and cocktail girl are not workers... they are artisans. Amazing. Come here. Try it.... just don’t expect to find...More

1  Thank Kennypowers1971
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Awesome cocktails, the best i had, highly recommended. I found this bar aside from touristic area, i felt at home in this bar like in a living room. Cozy and warm, very inspiring

1  Thank BliskaDalecina
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

A feeling of deja vu: this place looks like a higher end NYC cocktail bar à la Employees Only or Hotel Delmano. Imaginative cocktail with own infusion/bitters. My revisited whisky sour (with clove bitters) was a well balanced mix. Bravo!

Thank Pascal L
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I love this bar. Try to come early and grape some of the very rare "chairs" at the bar - and you will not get off this "chairs" again. Wonderful place. A classic bar with a living room twist. Laid back and welcoming with perfectly...More

Thank JoergMeyer
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Staff is great, Bar is well stacked and the Pros behind the bar know their craftsmanship. On the plus side: they always have an open ear for requests off the menu.

Thank GregM37
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The bar was nice, staff was attentive, and drinks were good. I didn't find the menu overly creative and the location was a bit odd. Overall a solid spot but I much prefer Old Crow when in Zurich

Thank Mark_Gianfalla
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