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Fischstube

#186 of 1,552 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
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Swiss, Seafood, European, Central European
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Bellerivestrasse 160, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
+41 44 422 25 20
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Zurich, Switzerland
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381 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 585 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Amazing views, lovely outside lounge and the inside is lit by soft candle light. Service is sadly mediocre Swiss service and the food prices (fish special chf 55!) are crazy although the quality of our meal was good. Just not worth the price. I would recommend it for cocktails but not dinner.

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Thank LesleyJM2014
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
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162 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Two of us (without reservations)for lunch on a warm, sunny Saturday ... chicken and sea bass entrees ... good food, good service ... we went via the water taxi from the train station ... thank you.

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Thank Howard P
Kiawah Island, South Carolina
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118 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Our first visit turned out to be just perfect. What a great place to enjoy a sunny afternoon with perfect drinks, great service, and some great bar food. A perfect place!

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Thank Michael H
Lille, France
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The view and the location are just perfect Nice service Food is good and mainly fish orientated The wine list is limited but a great selection A bit pricey... but this is Zurich A must go place

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Thank llan75
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I love the Fischstube! If you wake up in Zurich and it's a sunny day... even just a "decent weather" day, take tram 2 or 4 to the Froelichtstrasse and walk deep into the Chinese Garden.... or even better: the Water bus to the Casino!!! Once you reach the area, walk to the tip of the Zurichhorn, you find this... More 

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Thank Tzingote
Zurich, Switzerland
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62 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We heard so much about that restaurant and thought we should try it on a Birthday. The waiter was not paying attention, we had to call him a few times as he forgot the water / coffee... the restaurant outside wasn't even full. The Tartar was very dry and had now taste. This Restaurant is very pricey for the qualitative... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This Restaurant was recommeded as a good Fish and seafood restaurant. We enjoyed the atmosphere and the quality of food and the friendly and professional sefvice. Although the restaurant is not cheap, maincourses start at around Sfrs. 38. i can recommand it to any visitors to Zurich. The location is top !

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Thank franzrattenstetter
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

On a sunny summer day in Zurich this place is hard to beat. A mesmerising view of the lake, outstanding service from friendly, knowledgeable staff (who also speak impeccable English). Good food (especially the fish/seafood dishes) and excellent prosecco. There are three "tiers": the formal restaurant which generally requires that you book in advance; here the menu is more extensive.... More 

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Thank Helen T
Zurich
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Very well prepared food, friendly service and a fantastic view over the lake. We had the Felchenfilet and the Rindsfilet. Both were excellent

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Zurich, Switzerland
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Totally overrated place. Value for money is pretty average, saying this the food is good but also pricey. The view/location is stunning! Why the bad rating? Attitude of staff and service policy is horrible! For example, they serve fries to kids but not to adults. If you are sitting in the middle of the place - no Schnitzel. If you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Swiss, Seafood, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bellerivestrasse 160, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 422 25 20

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?