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Old Town
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wonderful, wonderful meal in old Zurich. Its like stepping back in time - in a very good way. The staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. The manager spent a long time with my wife and I swapping stories. Highly, highly recommended. One word of warning - we had trouble finding the place. The streets are like a maze - even... More 

Thank Robert R
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57 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot fault this restaurant the service was superb and the quality of the food and wine was also superb. The taste sublime all I can advise is book ahead because it may be very busy. Ambiance was lovely with attentive staff who are only to welcome to provide you with advice on dish and wine selection, an amazing gastronomic... More 

Thank Martin C
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waitress was very good at her job; recommending dishes and wines and joking around. The food was delicious, we had buffalo sallad and asparagus soup for appetisers. Truffle risotto and entrecote as main dishes. the truffle risotto was the best I have tasted, it contains a fair amount of big truffle pices. The dessert was also tasty, we had... More 

Thank Cara L
New York City, New York
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Had dinner here with colleagues, the veal is wonderful as is the service and the wine. Will definitely be back next time I'm in Zurich.

Thank mirabll
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Excellent food, lovely ambiance, careful service ... we visited the Kindli with some friends for a diner and we enjoyed the moment. It's a nice place to know in Zurich.

Thank MartellXO
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a warm welcome when we arrrived at the restaurant ( we had reserved a table) We were shown to our table and after a short while were asked if we wanted to have an aperitif. We were then handed the menus and the well spoken waiter gave us detailed information of all the items shown on the menus... More 

1 Thank 65Globetrotter1947
Oxford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with a colleague whilst in Zurich for the night based on his recommendation. The food and service was very good.

Thank acr0mpt0n
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

From the food to the ambiance, service and location, the perfect restaurant to spend an evening enjoying what Zürich has to offer at its best.

1 Thank flimsmg
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63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Kindli for my husband's birthday. It locates in the old town of Zurich. The food was good , the serve was nice and atmosphere was good but still made us feel something was missing, for instance, they only offer one champagne option, which is not well known at all, as my french husband is almost an expert... More 

Thank Xia R
Zofingen, Switzerland
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376 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We were a group of about 20. No issues with the service or food quality. Beef cooked to the point and high quality. Tasty soup as starter and wonderful dessert.

Thank A W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town

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