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Taverna Catalana

Glockengasse 8, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 221 12 62
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good52%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
25 Jul 2017
“A really delicious lunch!”
26 Jun 2017
“outstanding culinary experience”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Glockengasse 8, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Very Nice and friendly Young female waiter was superb. My husband took the day's menue while I had the lamb cutlets. Every dish was very well presented and tasted delicious. The desserts were also great. We try to eat at the restaurants the locals eat,...More

Thank Ingeborg56
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Taverna Catalana is a gastronomic delight and Michael is the perfect host. Leave it to Michael, starters including shrimp (great sauce) are wonderful. Sole is a must, as is a variety of special sea food. The atmosphere is electric with continued eruptions of superb tastes....More

Thank jacob p
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped in too early for dinner but the hostess was so kind and helpful. She made us a variety of tapas and tortillas to satisfy our hungry stomachs AND it was an EXCELLENT meal. Sangria was terrific and ambiance wonderful. Great place!

Thank Momkave
Reviewed 30 June 2016

varied menu. good service[real catalan waiter]. very good fish dish. excellent spanish rose. outside dining on pleasant square in old time. attractive interior restaurant as well.

Thank bolgerjohn
Reviewed 12 May 2016

If you like Spanish food this is the place. The Jambon is not to miss. A small terrace in front. Pricey for sopanish classic food but it is Zurich

1  Thank Marini M
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I had a client dinner here a couple of months ago. Service is great and food is good too! Good venue for large crowds.

Thank Smartie777
Reviewed 27 February 2016

The food is no doubt very good. Simple, fresh, authentic Spanish cuisine. The restaurant offers however a special charge as the service and people behind it are very attentive and charming. They make you feel warmly welcome in their almost intimate setting.

Thank Carolina B
Reviewed 22 February 2016

We had a great evening here - three of us had an excellent freshly cooked paella and two children enjoyed a tapas plate between them. Staff were friendly and welcoming and lovely with the children. We could not fault this restaurant, not fine dining but...More

Thank drfoody
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

We went last night a group of couples 8 friends to celebrate a birthday and do a Christmas toast at Taverna Catalana. While the food is usually good and priced to Zurich levels, the service was just ridiculous. We were greeted with "we are full",...More

2  Thank Anders C
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We found this restaurant by accident and what a beautiful accident it was ! Great hospitality, great food and great atmosphere. Multilingual owner/waitress/hostess. Family business for over 30 years. We just loved it. The restaurant is so quaint that you are sitting just close to...More

Thank 999ReneeM
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 87
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glockengasse 8, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 221 12 62
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