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Il Pentagramma

Josefstrasse 28, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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1 Apr 2017
“Delicious paninis”
9 Mar 2017
“Best Italian sandwich in town ”
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9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Josefstrasse 28, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This is the second time I've visited the Mexican grocery store across the street, and then popped in here for a panini. Delicious fresh ingredients on fresh bread. An Italian sandwich with melted cheese is like a little slice of heaven. Plus, extremely friendly service....More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank Marc M
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

.. and what friendly staff welcome you when you get in. Its always a pleasure to come back to Pentagramma, its become a ritual and Leandra is just such a sunshine. Sandwiches are freshly made and price/value for Zurich is so good. Once you have...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank ChiaraCL1982
Reviewed 20 November 2016

On a recent visit to Zürich – my home for over 35 years – I chanced upon this authentic paninoteca in the heart of the city. The shop’s exceptional ciabatta as well as the padina bread are baked and delivered daily by the genial proprietor's...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Design your own panino! Fresh filling and excellent bread! Or pick one of the house designs! This is simple but top quality!

Date of visit: July 2016
2  Thank Julia H
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent sandwich for minimal prize: you chose the ingredients and get a sandwich that easily feeds 2. No surprise qt lunchtime there is a huge queue.

Date of visit: June 2016
2  Thank Dolce_Vita32
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I stopped by Pentagramma to grab a Panini to go for lunch. The friendly, young lady working behind the counter was very nice. Some of the sandwiches are already made, but you do not have to settle for this as the young lady asked if...More

Date of visit: July 2015
2  Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Even if the city of Zurich can scare the tourist as for the prices of its restaurants, this is a good spot where to find great sandwiches with high quality cured meat, cheese, and vegetables at a very reasonable price for the Swiss standards. Be...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank MattDecanter
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Good quality, decent size, good taste, relaxed atmosphere. If you are around Zurich HB station it is worth a short walk for lunch. With a panino you can grab an aranciata amara and a lavazza afterwards... Good if you can speak Italian - ten you...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank Mike M
Reviewed 27 April 2012 via mobile

Simple, great sandwiches that will last you 2 meals they are so big. Great prices for Zurich. Great selection. Also sells some Italian specialities (wine, cheese, pasta, etc.) So glad I randomly stopped one day!!!!

2  Thank LeenieMarie
Reviewed 29 April 2010

If you're after an authentic Italian sandwich, then this might be the place for you. Service is pretty average as is the food and the price isn't as cheap as you might expect. Also quite smoky inside.

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9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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  • Address: Josefstrasse 28, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Gewerbeschule
  • Neighbourhood: Gewerbeschule
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