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Cafe Schober

Napfgasse 4, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 251 51 50
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (44 reviews)
“apple strudel” (6 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Swiss, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Napfgasse 4, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing place - cosy & atmospheric decor with seasonal themes, like an Alice in Wonderland set, great pastries, bagels, hot chocolate - efficient table service, a stra falling Easter Egg narrowyl missed my daughter but all in the fun, not cheap but well worth it,

Thank JohnDMason
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think it‘s a must to have seen this place: Don‘t forget to visit the upper room too, often people stop at the first one, because the first one already is pretty nice to drink a warm chocolate.

Thank Fabio-Raffaele D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the outside it looks like a shop selling christmas decorations but is in fact a cafe. It is very unusual, in some places very dark, more like a grotto in parts. Huge selection of cakes and pastries but with the unusual layout its not...More

Thank TMY_Manchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Truly disappointing. They made us wait to be seated for 20-30 mins even though there were empty available tables (they just didn' mind making people stand around) took forever to take orders and all the staffs were rude & unfriendly providing amateur service (not listening...More

Thank 知実 島
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went during Christmas so the cafe was beautifully decorated and warm and inviting. I had a hot chocolate that was probably the best hot chocolate I had my entire life. Rich and warm, but not over the top. We shared a tart and merengue....More

Thank laurilie513
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best with whipped cream - an institution in Zurich. We really love to return to the place just for this. Of course, don't count with a large meal after that - it is for sure very rich and perfect if you are a chocolate-addict. Located...More

Thank Jerome B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible service. First being made to queue for no reason, then waiting 20mins for someone to take notice of our table. Arrogant and useless waiters who didnt even bother to apologize The hot chocolate was average. Won't bother returning...+

1  Thank Vignesh S
Reviewed 17 January 2018

A hidden gem in the streets of Zurich. It is a must try!! The place itself is super nice and the sweets OMG, you just can't decide what to order. Amazing place.

Thank SabineHachem
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

This gorgeous cafe is a must if you are in Zurich. Spread over multiple levels, it’s full of chocolate and dessert to delight your senses! I visited over the Christmas period and it was beautifully decorated and worth visiting just for that! I enjoyed a...More

Thank Cakelady78
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We stopped into the busy cafe on a rainy day, walked upstairs and picked a table. Some of the reviews mentioned bad service, our server was pleasant and efficient. We only ordered coffee and cake but it arrived with a smile. It's also worth going...More

Thank Amy C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Napfgasse 4, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 251 51 50
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