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Vorderer Sternen

Theaterstrasse 22, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 268 20 80
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  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
“Simple friendly place right in the middle of the city”
6 Aug 2018
“Best place for the famous swiss sausage”
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German, Swiss, European, Central European
Theaterstrasse 22, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Downstairs you get the best sausages of Zurich (Bratwürste with the famous Bürli-bread). Upstairs you can enjoy tasty sausages as well and simple but tasteful dishes as Wienerschnitzel or fried chicken or vegetarian pasta. Wine per glass is available at reasonable prices. The service is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is the place to get a Bratwurst mit Pürli.....Which is a cripspy swiss roll that goes with the saugage. People wait in line to get one. You should as well.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank eurohandsofsteel
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is obviously a locals favourite and was recommended. Food was good, typically Swiss and the hash brown (rosti) was wonderful. Street level is obviously for the locals, and if you want to sit down and linger, head up the stairs to the pleasant dining...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Jo H
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The place looks good, you can sit outside too. The food was decent, but I wasn't amazed. I had the curry wurst, maybe others would give a more memorable experience.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Milán T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The service is very unfriendly ... staff not polite and cooperative... at all ... this does NOT reflect the famous Swiss Hospitality . . . . One can see that business is booming here and $ keeps coming in !! BUT ... this place is...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank petermN1142CV
Reviewed 12 December 2016

their veal sausage is a classic. out of this world. the mustard is spicy and it's an experience to have this

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Y7108GECf
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The overall food is good and nice. The meat was good and nice. The beer was good too along with the ambience

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank ferozmistry22
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This is a small place near the lake in old town. Our first time to taste bratwurst. The staff taught us how to eat. Delicious food. Their mustard is so strong, but it goes very well with the sausage. The sausage was cooked great, crispy...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank prof_dumbledore
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

stopp-sign at the entrance, 30 free seats but very unfriendly order where to sit (two guests). take the moneey from the tourists and run . . .

Date of visit: April 2016
1  Thank rolfsteinegger
Reviewed 8 April 2016

The meat was dry and thin and the breading was way too salty and dry. On the positive side, the staff was nice.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Istvan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
German, Swiss, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 11:45 PM
10:30 AM - 11:45 PM
10:30 AM - 11:45 PM
10:30 AM - 11:45 PM
10:30 AM - 11:45 PM
10:30 AM - 11:45 PM
10:30 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Theaterstrasse 22, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 43 268 20 80
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