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Zur Nachtigall

Baeckerstrasse 30, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
+41 43 541 83 74
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible22%
6 days ago
1 week ago
“Waited extremely long for a simple dish”
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, International, European
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Baeckerstrasse 30, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Most dissapointing experince in a long time. Service was exceptionaly bad. We had to wait for 30 minutes to get some drinks and another 2h for our food. The waitress was rude and very unhelpful. Food was ok at best and pricey. Never coming back.

Thank rnkv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It took more than 2.5h until we received the food on a saturday evening. The water glasses were removed without asking whether we wanted more water. It is not entirely the waitresses fault, the overall organization in the restaurant was bad.

Thank sjh_2810
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant for dinner as we got a coupon from friends for two XXL-Schnitzel. The schnitzel was salty, probably to make us drink more what we really did to overcome the taste. Service tries to be "cool", but ends up being really annoying.

Thank Benjamin Z
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Never been so disappointed. I mean the place is totally unattractive to begin with but the food was always fine. We had an online coupon for the Schnitzel. When being asked for this, we took out our phone. Firstly we got laughed at by the...More

1  Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I ended up here with some of the office friends, late evening. Given the recommendations I ordered a horse steak and a beer. The restaurant looks very local with some cheesy 80s (?) decor and so does the menu, which is a bit shabby. Do...More

Thank Witold C
Reviewed 10 December 2016

This review is based solely on the service provided at the restaurant I'd previously visited Nachtigall a few years back (2013) and was pretty happy with the experience, so when one of my friends suggested having a Christmas dinner there I volunteered to organize it....More

Thank Pinheiro V
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Beef from the hot stone, served with 3 different sauces, all great taste and potatoe slices, all was simply best quality. Starter was impressive Tomato/Mozzarella salad, rarely had such a great caprese salad. located nicely, small place, in- and outside seating. I will go back...More

Thank marcel s
Reviewed 29 May 2016

We came with friends for dinner and decided for special meat on the hot stone. Service was very friendly and helpful. The meat tasted excellent and it was a great experience to grill it directly on the hot stone which everybody received on an own...More

1  Thank FrankGeisler
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

That's not a posh place, that's not a fancy place. But the food and the service were really really nice! Grilled veggies are crunchy and soft at the same time, fries are seasoned with a paprika salt and the XXL Wiener Schnitzel was very tender...More

Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Sure, the food is fine. The meat was great. But that's simply what you expect for the price. Minus points for unattentive service and very uncozy ambiente.

Thank hellohelloworld
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Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baeckerstrasse 30, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Langstrasse
  • Neighbourhood: Langstrasse
  • Phone Number: +41 43 541 83 74
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