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Hirschberg

#286 of 1,534 Restaurants in Zurich
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Seilergraben 9, Zurich, Switzerland
+41 44 262 63 63
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Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 00:00
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Zeist, The Netherlands
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

This is really a hidden gem. What an excellent gourmet dinner and superb wines. And the menu card only 10 courses ( starters and main). If you are near to Zurich, try to get in. It's a small restaurant but the best dinner we had for a long time. And the service is outstanding. We were invited and would never... More 

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Thank Paul V
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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144 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

The Hirschberg is a hidden gem near the Old Town of Zurich. If you don't know about it you would walk right by. Well worth the visit. The food is excellent, mostly Italian. Great wines and excellent service. Very cozy ambience. They even have a hotel room above the restaurant in case you are looking for a special place to... More 

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Thank Manuel E
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127 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Went here after checking TripAdvisor "near me now" and let me say, we were glad that we did! The food and service could not have been better - the restaurant is on the expensive side but what good restaurant in Zurich isn't? The menu is small (and not particularly vegetarian friendly) but the quality and quantity of the food were... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

You feel like home and you get served very well with fantastic food and wine. Everything is prepared fresh and tastes great. It is easy to spend a whole evening here. The only thing you have to ensure is that you don't need to drive a car afterwards. The wine is so good - you will not be allowed to... More 

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Thank AndyZRH
Zurich, Switzerland
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312 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

The menu is small: Five starters and five main courses. But there are masters at work, not only in the kitchen, but also - his wife - front of the house. Every course is fresh market cuisine. The wine list is one of the most innovative ones for Italian wines in Zurich. It's not a restaurant for a fast grab.... More 

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3 Thank Bamboo66
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

This is quite simply a great restaurant, the food is always good and the service an absolute pleasure, we've been a few times, it's not easy to get a table, but if one try's spontaneously it sometimes works. The menu is small but perfect, I'm always suspicious of huge menus anyway and this place confirms it, small but excellent. The... More 

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1 Thank Philippe P
London, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2013 via mobile

This must be one of the nicest places to eat in Zurich. The service is fantastic and the food good. I would highly recommend it.

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Thank idbgreen
Zurich, Switzerland
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124 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2013

What can I say? Excellent food, nice deco, unbelievable wine selection. Love the way they hand-write the menu.

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Thank Jessie G
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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77 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2013 via mobile

A real insiders' tip, a small jewel well hidden behind an unspectacular and not very attractive entrance. The food is just fantastic and the service very attentive. That's the perfect place to let the chef guide you through a wonderful culinary journey and rediscover old savours. One of my favorite in Zurich for special occasions or to surprise friends.

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Thank Lolo-to-be
Puglia, Italy
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2013

You wouldn't expect anything nice behind these doors at Seilergraben but the restaurant is cute and intimate. A very cozy place. The service is professional also if a bit on the pushy side. But the excellent food makes up for everything! Starters as well as main courses were delicious and the sizes good. The ingredients are fresh and the presentation... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seilergraben 9, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Hochschulen
  • Neighbourhood: Hochschulen
  • Phone Number: +41 44 262 63 63

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