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Barfuesser

Spitalgasse 14, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 251 40 64
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (39 reviews)
“unagi” (2 reviews)
“edamame” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Deli, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Spitalgasse 14, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sushi rice here is NOT gluten free. If you have celiac disease, you won’t be able to eat any rice here.

Thank Ally W
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We had a nice lunch here with our three kids. The sushi tasted fresh and we enjoyed our meal, and especially liked sitting outside on a nice wide pedestrian street surrounded with cool shops. We'd go back.

Thank Amy_VT
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We had a big platter of sushi for our girls’ night at the barfuesser and it was absolutely delicious. The service was very cool and we had such a good time that evening sitting outside in this quite corner of zurich. Don’t miss out on...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I've eaten at Barfüsser several times over the past 20 years, on trips to Zürich. I've yet to be disappointed. Located in Niederdorf, this casual and slightly trendy sushi restaurant has a welcoming atmosphere to all. On a warm day it's nice to sit outside,...More

Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Its a quiet and small place in Zurichs oldtown. Really sweet and the Sushi is nice quality. I recommend this place even sometimes the waiters are not that attentive.

Thank SB1391
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Zurich's food scene is in general dismal, repetitive and wildly overpriced. As a result, we barely eat out - a source of frustration to me. However, Barfuesser has finally (along with the excellent and reasonably priced Kennedy's) proven to be an exception. We had delicious...More

Thank FSHK
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We went for a quick bite before the movies to try out this Sushi restaurant. The sushi dishes were very good (the size of some is maybe a bit to big). The service is a bit rough but quite swift. Even for sushi a bit...More

Thank DaKe72
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

If you care for a quality sushi in Zurich don't look elsewhere - Barfuesser is the best in town. We've eaten there on two sperate occasions four months apart - once for lunch and this time for diner. We've enjoyed the same quality of food...More

Thank mystories
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Like the sushi. For Zurich prices, it's actually quite affordable. Service was friendly but a tad slow. Nice atmosphere.

Thank monkeyeatsmytoes
Reviewed 9 October 2017

OK, I’ll admit it. I don’t know of any other sushi places in the inner city. But compared to a number of other sushi restaurants I know (most of them in Germany), this one is really good. The whole atmosphere of the restaurant is far...More

Thank eemondt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
3:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spitalgasse 14, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 251 40 64
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