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Restaurant Zunfthaus zur Waag

) #23 of 1,649 Restaurants in Zurich ₹₹₹₹ French, , European
Muensterhof 8 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 216 99 66
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
French, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Muensterhof 8 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviews (253)
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Reviewed yesterday

Great location, great legacy, great service and appetising food/drink make this restaurant an interesting and enjoyable choice but the stairs are steep and there's no a/c at the top if the weather is on the warm side. With over 700 years of history, including serving...More

Thank adrianloader
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had dinner on our recent visit to Zurich. Had arrived in town a bit late and walked to the restaurant to see if we could be seated. Fortunately, they had a seat even though the restaurant was quite busy. We both...More

Thank Boscorelli53
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is perfect as it is just 2 minutes walk from the main square of shopping street. This historic building is already worth to visit on its own. The setting in the main dining hall was warm and inviting and food for both of...More

Thank Simplylife14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is good climbing one or two floors to the dining room is a but tough for old folks with arthritis. Food is good (as it is just about everywhere in Switzerland)

Thank SDGraham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent position in old town square.Beer fine house wine great food exquisite if pricey along with all of Switzerland.However this was value for money Staff excellent.We sat outside it was great lovely night 2 mains,2 desserts and 2 wines 2beers €160

Thank bunsy64
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hade read that this place would be a great place to eat, and they were right. the food is good...but...the service is confusing. We were early and there were only a few couples in the room. We got he order completed and the dinner started...More

Thank ToPi03
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A very nice and charming restaurant in the middle of Zürich. Very nice staff and good Swiss food. Is definitely worth a visit while in Zurich

Thank Global_traveller17
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Picturesque location, amazing ambience, excellent food, hospitable service, all dripping with fascinating history. Sepp Wimmer was an incredible host.

Thank GATraveller
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Been here with some friends. Nice atmosphere, but quite rude waiter and overpriced food. I had Züri geschnetzeltes and it was average. The servings are good size but probably wouldnt go there again.More

1  Thank eoez
Sandra W, Inhaber at Restaurant Zunfthaus zur Waag, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you for your visit at Zunfthaus zur Waag and your review. We regret, that our service did not come up to your expectations this time. We hope you will give us the opportunity to prove oneself with excellent service and food on...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This guild restaurant situated in the old town is very typical for Zurich. The food is good and there are some local Swiss wine (altogether with international selection). I enjoyed veal Zurich style with kidneys. However my friend didn't liked his Dorado. The waiters and...More

Thank Serge G
Sandra W, Inhaber at Restaurant Zunfthaus zur Waag, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear guest Thank you for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to share your experience. We are glad to know that you appreciated our signature dish, the sliced veal Zurich style and the service performance. We regret, that the Dorade did not come...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 38 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts American Express
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muensterhof 8 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 216 99 66
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A warm welcome to the Münsterhof (pedestrian zone) - a beautiful historic town square and the jewel of the Zurich city center. One great place to wine and dine and celebrate in the stylish atmosphere of the old city is the Zunfthaus zur Waag, directly facing the Fraumünster church with its famous Chagall windows. Discover an authentic piece of Zurich's history for yourself and take delight in our hospitality given to you in a house dating from 1315 and steeped in history
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