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Oliver Twist Pub

#352 of 1,672 Restaurants in Zurich}
$$ - $$$, British,
Rindermarkt 6, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 252 47 10
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (13 reviews)
“live sports” (4 reviews)
“old town” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Rindermarkt 6, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 13 October 2017

When you have had sufficient sausage, potato rosti and cheese fondue, this is a great place to have a quick beer and some traditional British pub food. Staff members Kris and Julie will give you great service, keep it in mind for a visit prior...More

Thank Michelle F
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear Michelle F Thank you very much for your top review on TripAdvisor! We strongly appreciate your recommendation and we will forward your compliments to Kris and Julie as an acknowledgement for their commitment. We do indeed strive hard to provide an authentic pub experience...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place for a beer thanks to the waiter that recommend a beer for me... A Australian ale.fantastic atmosphere,relaxing and perfect for a different afternoonMore

Thank Richard F
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear Richard F Many thanks for your 5***** review on TripAdvisor! We are delighted that you spent a great afternoon at the Oliver Twist. We are the oldest pub in Zurich and for 47 years we have been striving hard to provide an authentic British...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

Fancy good British (or Irish) beer in an English styled pub, then look no further than the Oliver Twist. Located in the old town just around the corner from Cabinet Voltaire on the old cobbled Rindermarkt which leads up to the Neumarkt tram stop. Whilst...More

Thank Kevin H
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Dear Kevin H Thank you very much for your elaborate review on TripAdvisor. We are happy that you found your way to us through the old streets of Zurich! We are indeed the oldest British pub in Zurich and we have been working hard for...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

In one small street in the city center, small entrance. Really nice traditional pub, good beers and very good pub food. Live sports and friendly service.More

Thank ThiagoGroh
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Dear ThiagoGroh Many thanks for your positive review! The „Oliver Twist“ is indeed the oldest pub in Zurich and we have been working hard for 47 years to provide an authentic British pub experience to our guests. Upon your next visit we highly recommend trying...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Wow, it’s been more than 4 years, since my first visit to the Oliver Twist Pub. On this visit, I tried the beer flight sampler. There is the standard 5 sampler set (9.50CHF), or upgrade to the 7 sampler set for an additional 1.90CHF each....More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Dear FormerCaliBoy A big thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent and elaborate review – your words are very much appreciated! We are happy to count a beer lover and expert as you among our guests. With its 47 years, the...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Oliver Twist is a great and very authentic pub in the heart of Zurich. They serve typical British pub food and great beers. Overall the place has a great atmosphere which reminds me much of the UK. I highly recommend this place!More

Thank Ryan G
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Dear Ryan G Thank you very much for your excellent review – your recommendation is strongly appreciated! The Oliver Twist Pub is the oldest pub in Zurich and our team does indeed strive hard to provide an authentic British pub atmosphere and a great pub...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Charming little pub with a great selection of British and Irish beers and tasty simple dishes. Staff seems a bit busy at times but you never have to wait too long. It gets quite noisy since the place is rather small and tightly packed, but...More

Thank Pas_Forster
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Dear Pas_Forster A big thank you for your 5***** review on TripAdvisor – your comments are very much appreciated! We do indeed work hard to provide great pub experience to our guests. Have you already tried our homemade gourmet burger? If not, we highly recommend...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

Great place for a traditional pint of Pride or Guinness. We always take UK visitors here when they come to Zurich as it gives them an opportunity to experience a non Swiss beer at Swiss prices. Great pub atmosphere and thankfully, the volume on the...More

Thank Kevin H
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Dear Kevin H Many thanks for your positive feedback! With its 47 years, the Oliver Twist Pub is the oldest pub in Zurich and our team endeavours to provide an authentic British pub experience to our guests – a real „home away from home“. We...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This pub is full of character and I love it! The staff are interesting and friendly, the beers, ales and lagers are numerous; the food is good 'ol pub grub - looks great, tastes great. I noticed if tourists came into the pub looking for...More

Thank FieryJooles
JSGastrag, Owner at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear FieryJooles, Many thanks for your 5***** review! You have summed up the "Twist" very well and it is one of the reasons why it is still going strong after 47 years! We hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 26 May 2017

This pub belongs to one of many franchising, but it is very nice and the people are very friendly. You can also watch nice sport matches!! And if you get bored you can go into the garden! I come here to drink my London Pride,...More

1  Thank Ifera
CGGastrag, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Oliver Twist Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Dear Ifera A big thank you for your 5***** review on TripAdvisor – your words are very much appreciated! We are glad that you found your way to us through the old streets of Zurich! We are the oldest British pub in Zurich and we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 25
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rindermarkt 6, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 252 47 10
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to, "the place where people meet" and "the oldest pub in town". Two great reasons to visit us! We offer great quality pub food, English & Irish beers on tap and much more! Our staff strive to offer an authentic pub atmosphere to ensure our guests feel at home.The "Twist" is located in the old town of Zurich. We hope to see you soon!
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