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Cinque

#301 of 1,576 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Gewerbeschule
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Langstrasse 215, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
+41 44 272 46 30
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 02:00
Tue - Sat 18:30 - 23:30
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Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant offers fantastic Italian food They make amazing pasta , meat and fish dishes and the service is always very friendly Really worth a try !

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Thank Nicolas S
Dietlikon, Switzerland
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The host was very welcoming. Eventhough we didn't have a reservation and the location was packed on a Friday night, we received a table right away and the food arrived quite quickly. The pasta was homemade and the sauce delicious! Highly recommended if you want to eat real italian food in a local athmosphere.

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Thank Anita B
Geneva, Switzerland
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145 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Went there one evening while travelling to Zurich. Very warm welcome from the staff and the owner. Nice terrace (no view on the lake or mountains just to be clear). The food was very good. Nice dessert. A good address for Italian cuisine.

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Thank Tradingcoyote
Lausanne, Switzerland
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

I was here for a dinner and had a steak. the meat was good, however too salty. The rest of the table got pasta, ravioli and osso bucco. Everyone was pleased with their plate. But the menu wasn't that special. The prices aren't student friendly though. The decors are overwhelming and the lights are too dimmed.

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Thank Lyly-Berrut
Athens, Greece
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Enjoy some excellent traditional italian food with a touch of modern cuisine in a really warmly decorated place that makes you feel at home!

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Thank Biovoyager
Zurich, Switzerland
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192 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

i love truffles and i just had the best truffles pasta in cinque i have ever had in zurich. perfectly al dente with an awesome creamy sauce and many thinly sliced pieces. the service is very friendly as well. the place itself is coasy but the interior is not my cup of tea.

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Thank Chris G
Lausanne
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107 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Literally the best Italian food in town. We had the truffle pasta which was the best i have ever had. The risotto with red wine figs and goat cheese was amazing. The lamb with pistachio crust was literally melting. The desert: tiramisu ( i am a big fan and it was impeccable ) and lemon sorbe in prosecco - so... More 

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Thank NewPlacesLover
Zurich, Switzerland
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

this place is great! it's been around for years and it's never disapointing. friendly quick staff and great food. really the food is simple but always very good and nicely presented..italian shouldn't stray too far from the basics and this is exactly what Cinque does. it's always packed and great for sitting outside in the summer! ktichy italian interiors mixed... More 

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Thank kristina091
Geneva, Switzerland
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591 reviews
492 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

All we had was just amazing! The first course was pear raviolini with truffled pear filling and a goose liver steak. A perfect combination. The veal chop with risotto as well as the châteaubriand of my friend were equally soft and cooked to the point. Prices are adequate, the service friendly and efficient.

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Thank Jamesfood
Zurich, Switzerland
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

average food: burrata was unrecognizable, everything much too salty and quite expensive prices for small portions. service is ok and location is cosy and special... at least!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$52
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 23:30
Saturday
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langstrasse 215, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Gewerbeschule
  • Neighbourhood: Gewerbeschule
  • Phone Number: +41 44 272 46 30

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