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Haus Hiltl

#9 of 1,576 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
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Sihlstrasse 28 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 227 70 00
06:00 - 00:00
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Sun 08:00 - 04:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 04:00
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Zurich, Switzerland
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A hype place in Zurich. Hiltl has made Vegetarian food popular. The management concept of Hiltl is amazing; yet the price level is too high for the selection and quality of food.

Thank Kolja R
Zurich, Switzerland
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Big selection of veggie dishes. Both as buffet restaurant or as a la carte restaurant. Not particularly healthy food, but it taste really good. Quite expensive if you are not used to what to put on your plate before they weight it. Busy atmosphere during the whole day and eve. Mixed crowed of guests. Try avoid busy lunchtime. A big... More 

Thank HarryBerry11
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My favorite vegetarian restaurant on the planet! Since this is in Switzerland, it's pricey, but worth the money. My favorite: the Indian food from the buffet, or a thali to share. This is a place where you can bring a large group of people (including everyone from children to grandparents) and they'll all find something they'll like from the buffet.... More 

Thank Masseneinwanderin
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing food. Overwhelming food diversity. Can't wait to try all the food. Cozy place and really nice staff.

Thank ZeRg A
Cernica, Romania
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Perfect central location. Large variety and good quality vegetarian food. Children friendly. Nice and clean. Best vegetarian restaurant I have seen. Congratulation for this unique concept.

Thank DanielTepes
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45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Even if you are not vegetarian , you would love this place ! It is a wonderful buffet with cold salads etc, warm disches and desserts. You choose what you want, you go and weigh it and get the tickets to pay. The food is just delicious . I recommend to call to reserve, it was very full !

Thank Sabine T
Zurich, Switzerland
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been here several times in the last few years. The food was always quite good, and I guess for zurich reasonably priced. They have a menu or you can choose freely from the buffet. I always take something from the menu, because this way somebody will make sure it looks nice in the plate :) There's nothing I cannot... More 

Thank rethab0
Tel Aviv, Israel
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Three floors near the Bahnhofstrasse in Zurich, you don't have to reserve a table, food is excellent. You just take plate, it's buffet, walk around and choose whatever you want and then weigh it and according to the weight you are paying. Prices are reasonable.

Thank 293984Sarahsu
Nerja, Spain
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is one of the best restaurant venues in Europe, vegetarian or non-vegetarian. There is fine dining, a (fur-free) disco, a large buffet, waiter service outside, a bar..... each featuring amazing food. Hiltl is almost reason enough to make a visit to Zurich!

Thank P A
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing place: beautiful decoration, delicious food, very good wine and perfect ambient. Nice for all ages. Good for eat fast -and at the same time - to drink a wine all night long.

Thank maribranda

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
Indian, Swiss, European, Mediterranean, Asian, Thai, Middle Eastern, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 04:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 04:00
06:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sihlstrasse 28 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 227 70 00
According to "Guinness World Records" Hiltl is the first vegetarian restaurant in the world. The company was founded in 1898 by Ambrosius Hiltl and is now run by the fourth generation of the Hiltl family. It offers around 500 dishes and includes, in addition to the a la carte restaurant and Hiltl buffet, self-service and takeaway, a bar-lounge, a club, a cooking studio and a shop...

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