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#1,140 of 1,673 Restaurants in Zurich}
$$ - $$$, European,
Breitensteinstrasse 21, Zurich 8037, Switzerland
+41 43 960 37 73
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
26 Jul 2015
“Great vibe...but...lacking value”
27 Sep 2014
“Great neighbourhood restaurant in Zurich West”
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Swiss, European, Central European, Italian, French
$$ - $$$
Breitensteinstrasse 21, Zurich 8037, Switzerland
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Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

First the staff and atmosphere were super great. The decor is quite kitsch and fun to explore. The Terrasse over the limmat is well located and bright. Service was attentive and accomodating. When it comes to the value of the restaurant, there are a few...More

Thank tiodeer
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Just across a pedestrian bridge from Zurich West we found Gruental.I feel jealous of the residents of this area to have such a cosy, welcoming neighbourhood restaurant. I suspect we were the only out of towners there and certainly no English menu so we had...More

Thank TravelerFarnhamUK
Reviewed 1 July 2014 via mobile

This a cosy place with a nice decoration. Very friendly staff! Try the cordon blue. The deserts are super! Not cheap but has a good quality-price!

Thank Inês J
Reviewed 27 April 2014

My wife and I had a great evening in this place. The staff was very friendly and the food was excellent. The traditional swiss meal "Cordon bleu" with french fries was one of the best we ever had and we would recommend this place to...More

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 9 December 2013

We got this recomandation from a friend and we are really thankfull. The restaurant is cosy and simple decorated. The moules frites are a must. The ossobuco was so tender you could cut it with the fork and the Curry was simply delicouse. The staff...More

Thank ReJoSwitzerland
Reviewed 23 August 2013

I love this restaurant for the interior design, they've done a wonderful job, combining Asian art and flea market findings :-) The staff is very friendly and they have a great wine list. They put a lot of effort in how to present the dishes...More

Thank Sam E
Reviewed 11 July 2013

We found it on Tripadvisor and were suprised in a postive way! The restaurant is situated in Zurich West in a old villa with a wide range of curiosity on the walls. The menu offers swiss, italian, fusion food and a lot of different wines...More

Thank jlboute
Reviewed 28 April 2013

the place for moules frites! they are unsurpassed! even compared to restaurants at the belgian sea side. the swiss dishes are exquisite, too. the location makes it a place for insiders who appreciate the fine cuisine.

Thank liguriansummer
Reviewed 11 August 2012

We had a lovely table on the terrace overlooking the Limmat on a hot summer evening. The service was caring and the food creative and well prepared. Host and Chef Christian Egger is a wine afficionado which makes for a well appointed and very fair...More

Thank Saperavi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$26
Swiss, European, Central European, Italian, French
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Breitensteinstrasse 21, Zurich 8037, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 43 960 37 73
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