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Langstrasse 231 | 8005, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
+41 44 440 13 13
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
“noodles” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
International, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Langstrasse 231 | 8005, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

In my humble opinion this is The best vegetarian place in Zurich. Extremely nice service always kind and friendly. Delicious food, even my meat-lover friends fell in love in this place. It's always fresh and buffet is available for whole day. Very quiet and still...More

Thank mbukowski
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Almost everything I tried from the buffet was so delicious! I would highly recommend it and can't wait to go back!

Thank Jamie K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nice people, nice place an a good healthy vegetarian food. One of my favorite places in Zurich. They also have some vegan options.

Thank alfi23
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Good place to go for a vegetarian meal. They don't close at 2 or 3 pm like most of the restaurants in Zurich do, which is great. They have an awesome buffet for lunch (I went there for a late lunch, around 4 pm, and...More

Thank juniorcm
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I so regret having to write this review but I hope the Samses team will take it to heart. This used to be my favorite restaurant, a small family business run by fabulous people. First time visitors will enjoy the intimate atmosphere and nice menu...More

Thank Homestme
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I'm really not a local expert in Zurich, but I've made with the Samses a good choice of a vegetarian restaurant. Thanks to critics and validations on TripAdvisor! The staff was extraordinary friendly and quick in the service she delivered. The buffet offered a variety...More

Thank Matthias Z
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice vegetarian place worth to go. Buffet and à la carte to choose from. Vegan friendly and very friendly staff. I go there everytime I am in Zurich.

Thank A R
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We got a buffet takeaway meal because this was close to our hotel, and though we aren't vegans we really like the food. The staff was super helpful and spoke English and it was a cheaper meal vs. Haus Hilt. The buffet had a fair...More

Thank bawholee
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Basic quality food with high price tag. I got a "spicy" curry dish (lol absolutely no spice - flavor or heat - of any kind, and it was clearly frozen vegetables folded into pre-made noodles and canned, generic curry sauce) and a glass of wine...More

Thank katiebrynw
Reviewed 23 June 2016

They had a good selection of both vegetarian and vegan food, and the service was great! I liked that I could choose between a smaller buffe selection paid for with the weight and also order from their menu. If i'm back in Zurich - I'll...More

Thank Leila T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langstrasse 231 | 8005, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Gewerbeschule
  • Neighbourhood: Gewerbeschule
  • Phone Number: +41 44 440 13 13
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The vegetarian and vegan buffet from 11.00am to 21.30pm
Let your eyes wander over our delicious tidbit and send your taste buds on a culinary journey.

à la Carte; every day starting from 6pm to 10pm.

We are committed to a healthy and balanced diet, which can also smack the non-vegetarians with her tongue. Our vegetarian and vegan dishes are prepare each day fresh for you, of course, only with selectet ingredients.
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