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Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 888 76 78
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (39 reviews)
“geschnetzeltes” (13 reviews)
“calves liver” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place with nice atmosphere in the old town of Zurich. Well known from local specialities and this is really true. The Veal was the best I had in the last view years. Great seasonal food like risotto with black truffle. Nice choice of local...More

Thank 209michaeln
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our fabulous concierge at Hotel Storchen was able to secure a late table at Kindli on a Saturday night. The staff were welcoming and very happy to serve us despite the kitchen closing shortly. We ordered one main (Geschnetzeltes), one appetizer (Carpaccio), and two salads...More

Thank Winefiend
Reviewed 20 September 2018

My wife and I had wonderful meals here. Though expensive, it was the best meals we had during our 10-day stay in Switzerland. It is a cozy and comfortable place where people speak in hushed tones.

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Freshest tomato and buffalo mozzarella appetizer. Plain “pure” green salad with superb balsamic vinegar. Schnitzel with lemon sauce. Handmade pasta—especially the ravioli—was superb, tender and flavorful. Excellent service with anything we asked for, spoke great English too. Our favorite meal so far in Zurich. 200...More

Thank meCnewplaces
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Just fabulous. That is all I should really say, but if you want to know more, absolutely go here. Marco and Abir will look after you handsomely. Oh, and have the veal “Zürich” style, with Rösti. I loved everything. Go. Go. Go.

Thank Galen B
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Had a stopover in Zurich and found this incredible restaurant in a rainstorm in the old city. The friendly service was nothing short of impeccable and all three courses were top notch. The dorado was the fish of the day and prepared perfectly in a...More

Thank PhiladelphiaPhillip
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful warm evening saw tables laid outside view views of the shops in old town. Service ranged from super-attentive to ‘where is everyone?’. The food was very nice but perhaps it was more the mood and atmosphere that made it. They have some great Swiss...More

Thank coops9999
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to the Kindli a number of times for dinner. The food is always good. While it is traditional Swiss fare it never disappoints, the veal is particularly good. The wine list is pricey but has good variety and the waiters are good with...More

Thank floristonhall
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant in the middle of Zurich. Very good food, great selection of wines and very attentive waiters. Strongly recommended for business, friends and family. At the same time it is an expensive restaurant

Thank Global_traveller17
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

A very nice quite old fashioned Swiss restaurant on the old town. Very friendly and attentive staff, nice comfortable decor, not overcrowded or noisy. Excellent dishes. I had asparagus which was in season and very good calves liver, but plenty of variety and other really...More

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22 March 2017|
Response from conscienciouseater |
Do you serve gedörrtes Hundefleisch (thin dog meat slices) or Hundeschinken (smoked dog ham)?
22 March 2017|
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Response from ddoron | Reviewed this property |
Go to their site and click on 'menu' the site is kindli.ch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 43 888 76 78
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