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Ojo de Agua

#643 of 1,696 Restaurants in Zurich
$$ - $$$Argentinian,
Oetenbachgasse 13, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 210 47 00
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“tartare” (10 reviews)
“beef” (6 reviews)
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Argentinian, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
Oetenbachgasse 13, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 26 March 2018

The restaurant is very centrally located close to the Urania parking and the river Limmat. It is a tiny and narrow restaurant, with only a handful of tables, and you have to make a reservation in advance. The set-up is like in a French bistro,...More

Thank 61_IslandHopper
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

It’s a tiny little place nesting on a hill where food and wine are fantastic. Almost a secret place. Keep it for you ;)

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

How can you open a restaurant without kitchen and charge 50- per plate? That might be called different, maybe kiosk. With that said, quality can never be good. Malbec wines are always great, no need to pay for a microwave heated meat to enjoy them....More

1  Thank Amara_andres
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The only good thing about it is the wine (difficult to spoil an argentinean Malbec!). The food was not only very expensive but the meat was uncooked (despite the fact that I requested it well cooked. It was supposed to be entrecot and it was...More

2  Thank George P
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We came for a quick bite. Tartar and some wine and staid much longer than planned. The tartar was really good, Dieter's wine even better and the grappa gave us the rest. We enjoyed friendly service from stylish, grown men. Perfect meat and spicy as...More

Thank Stefan G
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This is more of a wine shop which does a couple of dishes in the evening. So wine-wise you have many many options, all from the owners Argentinian wine business and they are very helpful; will let you try then if you don't like happily...More

Thank Madcal9000
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I love it. Can't help it, I just love it. It's nice, friendly and the wine is simply delicious. Charming ambiance for a little night out. Book it before...

1  Thank DMLDML
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Food was just ok. Service was relatively arrogant. Prices were horrendous. I don' care which famous person owns a restaurant - food quality, service have to match the price. This place definitely does not. I wont go back.

Thank Jethro_CHF
Reviewed 1 December 2016

A beautiful place with truly fiendly, welcoming, knowledgeable staff and nice food and wine. We had Steak Tatare as a starter, Beef with salad as mains and a wonderful Dulce de Leche as dessert. All food was delicious and the Malbec was just great. Booking...More

Thank ILT186338
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Very cozy and small restaurant in the city center. For me the place looked quite Argentinian, the design and atmosphere were great. Staff very helpful and you can see that they really enjoy what they are doing. They have good selection of good organic wines...More

Thank Maria K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$91
Argentinian, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oetenbachgasse 13, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 210 47 00
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