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Address: Bahnhofstrasse / Poststrasse, Zurich, Switzerland
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A spot worth visiting because of the Sprüngli Cafe

It is part of the famous Bahnhof street, and its unique aspect is the nice Sprüngli Cafe which is worth a visit when in the area.

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Eldad D
Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Walk around this historic square Now with banks on three sides Thankfully the south eastern corner houses the great institution of swiss chocolate called Sprungli. Go to the shop. But go upstairs to the great coffee und Kuchen hall. Enjoy.

Thank Hans B
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

It is a central spot for trams in Zurich as well as a traffic hub. Easy walking distance to many parts of Zurich from the main train stations further south on the east side of the lake.

Thank dbinhou7511
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Due to misunderstanding over my hotel accommodation location, I ended up at Paradeplatz where Baur en Ville is located. I was supposed to stay at Baur au Lac which is further down Bahnhofstrasse. Paradeplatz in a good day would be a good city square where you can sit down on a bench and just let the world pass by with... More 

Thank AzlanFirman
Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

It is part of the famous Bahnhof street, and its unique aspect is the nice Sprüngli Cafe which is worth a visit when in the area.

Thank Eldad D
Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great little tram hub. Near shopping and restaurants. Sprungli is right next to it. Iconic sweets shop. Close to fraumunster church.

Thank bbbuttercup
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A high end shopper's paradise!! Never ending of high end stores from Prada to whatever high end goods one is looking for!!! Not to mention endless restaurants from cafes, to fine dining to desserts and chocolates!!!!

Thank su s
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Paradeplatz is home to Sprüngli, the best Chocolatier in Zürich. The Beyer Clock and Watch Museum is also near by. Both are worth a visit. Paradeplatz is also a transfer point for some of the trams.

Thank StockholmKindaGuy
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

This is a fancy square in an area filled with high end designer stores It's a good window watching place There are many banks in the area

Thank bradyboy2
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Not the nicest square you will find in Europe. You do have easy access to most of the trams from here.

Thank MadeByVR
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Just of the Banhofstrasse, plenty of branded shops and eating outlets. Worth visiting if interested in shopping.

Thank AtulKB

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