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Contrapunto - CLOSED

Waaggasse 5/7 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 211 65 25
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
3 Apr 2017
“Restaurant is closed. There is a new establishment not nearly as refined”
9 Sep 2016
“Nice common Italian food ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean
Waaggasse 5/7 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Contrapunto is no more. Too bad it was my favorite restaurant in Zurich. New place is down market as compared to contra Mostly an overpriced pizzeria. Very disappointed.

Thank andrewshka1121
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Although the location is ideal and the service is perfect however the good variety and taste could be better it is fair food with fair prices however taste and quality could be improved.

Thank jijilamoroso13
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

I've been here quite a few times and I have always loved the food. I have tried pasta, fish, steak and I liked them all. During my last visit I encountered a small problem with staff slowness but I am sure it was because of...More

Thank Bianca S
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I came across this resto while walking around in Zurich. Excellent service and wonderful plate of calf liver with saffron risotto at an affordable (in Zurich terms) price.

Thank Jasveer R
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I happened upon this restaurant as I strolled around Zurich and stopped because there were a lot of people eating outside. I had starter calamari in a fennel salad, which was very nice. I went for the calf liver in onion with risotto. It was...More

Thank Brianontheroad
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Good Italian food, and a rather "businessy" atmosphere. At least at lunch time, this place gets frequented almost exclusively by business people, not least from the banks nearby. The food is good, service is reasonably quick. I wouldn't necessarily call the service overwhelmingly friendly (at...More

Thank T R
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Very good Italian food by Swiss/German standards They don't serve pizza, which is nice. Most everything was nice. The osso bucco slightly bland though Duty manager was one of the most friendly managers to serve We did have an issue with a waiter though. We'd...More

Thank CorruptedSanity
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We ate an appetiser and a main course here. They substituted the meat in the appetiser for truffle. That was a very good idea. The main course was also very good. If you're looking for Italian food in Zurich this is the place to go

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We accidentally ran into this nice place just off the Paradeplatz. This is excellent freshest Italian food in the heart of Zurich! Everything was perfect, nicely served, you dont have to go to Italy! The place has outside seating area in a rather cosy little...More

Thank mymUk
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

The staff was very helpful. We walked right in and had a lovely dinner on their terrace! I had the gnocchi and my husband had spaghetti. Finished off with 2 lovely glasses of Averna!

Thank BrendaAmsterdam
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 24 - US$ 95
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waaggasse 5/7 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 211 65 25
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