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Ototo

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Nordstrasse 199, Zurich 8037, Switzerland
+41 44 350 08 08
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Today
17:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Mon 18:00 - 23:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Tue - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Zurich
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

great maki, sashimi and nigiri at very reasonable prices. situated in a lovely neighbourhood and run by a very friendly couple.

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Thank RomPf
Switzerland
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

It's a bit off the city center in a residential district called "Wipkingen", but easily accessible and at a street with other good restaurants too (e.g. "Tre Fratelli"). One of the best sushi restaurants in town (and unfortunately, there are plenty of average, fast-food style sushi restaurants in Zurich) and a personal favorite. Slightly more expensive than other sushi restaurants,... More 

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Thank wisenetizen
Zurich, Switzerland
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103 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Ototo is a cute Japanese food restaurant, just as far from the noise of the roads in Zurich. Warm welcoming by the owner. It take a little longer than average to get the food, but maybe because we were early. However, food may be improved, either Ramen, and sushi.

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Thank Norbi75
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

Hidden restaurant that serves the best sushi in Zurich. You should also try their monthly changing warm dishes as they are equally one of the best Japanese food in town.

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Thank Benjamin P
Bern, Switzerland
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

We (4 people) enjoyed a nice dinner in this italian restaurant. We had pizza and fish, portions are well sized and the food is tasty. The ambiance with the high ceiling is pretty nice, but when if fills up it is quite noisy, so maybe not perfect for a romantic tete a tete. If you fancy a good italian dinner,... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

Went there with a friend and we were excited about the excellent food, good service and nice atmosphere. Rather on a pricier side, but hey - it's sushi and it's Zurich. Highly recommended.

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Thank Chris E
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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507 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

cool in -place in the area , reasonable prices, good selection, friendly staff , good outdoor-seating - always worthwhile to hang out there

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Thank Matthias F
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

We had a nice amouse bouche, a rather small miso soup and afterwards a very tasty pan-fried tuna with a sesame coat and chiriashi (rice and sashimi) as an included side dish (43 CHF). The food was exceptionally good. Would the restaurant be a little bit cosier, you could enjoy the food even better. Therefore, we would rather recommend the... More 

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Thank Sifizue
Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

I stumbled across this place and its a real find. Cheap for Zurich and really good quality food with decent service. Very cosy. Really recommended

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Thank john n
Zurich, Switzerland
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75 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

Spent this evening here for meal with friend from work; good quality and tasty food - both had pizza and two small beers. CHF 33 each. Enjoyable atmosphere but service was a little lacking and inattentive; it wasn't too busy so no excuses - there's plenty of places in the area so perhaps they need to up their game! Would... More 

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Thank Sandra D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nordstrasse 199, Zurich 8037, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 350 08 08

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