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Cafe Wuhre

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Wuehre 11, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 221 08 98
08:00 - 20:30
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Sun 08:30 - 18:30
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 20:30
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Melbourne, Australia
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109 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

All I wanted was to sit down and have a cup of coffee. So, this was the perfect place. Maybe that is why the place became quickly busy because it was 'coffee' and 'rest' time for tourist? I sat outside. The waitress was fine with a bit of smile. Ordinary coffee 5 fr = roughly 5 euro. It is Swiss.... More 

Thank PoppyN L
Saskatoon, Canada
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100 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Nice location by the river. Hot day made for very comfortable meal under the umbrella. Food was just ok, and service was too.

Thank Norm G
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

The cafe is placed directly on the river and the view is excellent. The food however is a different story. I can't recommend this place.

Thank Henrik S
Mexico City, Mexico
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87 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting. Good coffee. Good service and beautiful view of the Limmat River and Grossmunster Church. Totally Recommended.

Thank Ricardo G
Zurich, Switzerland
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179 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Very nice little cafe particularly in good weather when one can sit right next to the water. The perfect romantic Zurich experience with the ducks and swans on the river for background.

Thank zurichgrad
Pretoria, South Africa
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73 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Quaint little cafe overlooking the Linmat River. We had the Spaetzle baked with Raclette cheese and the Ravioli Spinach-Ricotta baked with Raclette cheese. Both dishes very average and rather uninspiring. So go there, have coffee and enjoy the views but do not expect a gourmet meal.

Thank KobieMarie
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52 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

So we got dropped off around the corner on our first day here, hadn't had any breakfast so we wanted to grab something quick. Seemed like the only option. It's not a bad place for a quick coffee and small bite to eat, but does not seem at all like a place I would come to for a proper lunch... More 

1 Thank stblender
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148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

If cafes-restaurants are about location and food this has the location and great views. Food was ok but nothing extraordinary and felt like being where tourist come. It was ok if you are in the area and want to enjoy the views but otherwise you can find better places.

1 Thank Armando_74a
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Worst place in Zurich so far. Living here for more than a year and this place is another league... Nice location right next to the river and this is probably why they are still there; many first (and one time) visitors. It's a tourist trap. A part from the fact that half the menu wasn't available and that nothing was... More 

Thank Alex K
Rehovot, Israel
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347 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

The location is superb. Looking over the Limmat at the edge of the Old Town of Zurich. Coffee is very good and the same is true for the pastry. Portions are copious. Service very good even at a time when the place is busy. It is a lovely place as long as the weather is good. Quite a rare asset... More 

Thank Zurich71

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
08:30 - 18:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wuehre 11, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 221 08 98

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