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Restaurant AKARAKA

Badenerstrasse 649, Zurich 8048, Switzerland
+41 43 538 30 85
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bibimbap” (11 reviews)
“miso soup” (4 reviews)
“pajeon” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
11:00 - 14:30All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Badenerstrasse 649, Zurich 8048, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good choice in authentic Korean dishes. Lovely, with the right amount of spiciness. Korean chef that will come around to wish you a nice meal.

Thank Rik_vd_Schalie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

"Excellent!" (judged by my Korean mom who is a great chef and hard to impress). So glad we stopped here when my mom was craving home cooked Korean food on our travels in Europe. Did not know what to expect, but was surprised to find...More

1  Thank o_trip13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited the place in the evening among friends. Nice little terrace, which was an excellent choice. The place was not crowded, but had a few people, which made the atmoshpere friendly! The food is just delicious! The cook came by after the meal,...More

Thank Kloisli
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

It has a positive atmosphere! Crew are very welcoming mostly the waiter and the chef!!! The food was actually lovely and delicious! If you are staying at Placid hotel you can just walk to go there for only 8minutes!!! I highly recommend this restaurant!!! 😍😍😍

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Great tasting Korean food! Have tried several others but Akaraka served the best taste. Great appetizers with the garlic chives pancake and gyoza. The beef Bibimbap was great with the spicy sauce. Sundobu soup, hot sauce cuttle fish and korean style chicken were all great!...More

Thank Clement W
Reviewed 11 February 2017

A small friendly restaurant just outside the centre of Alstetten. Whilst the menu is moderate in size, it is justified by the quality of the food. A good selection of starters, and for those who like fish but don't like chilli, one of our table...More

Thank Gavin W
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a gem. Small and cosy. The food is absolutely delicious, authentic and well presented. The chef comes to the table to greet the guests which is really nice. Staff is very friendly. We have been there twice now and will come back....More

1  Thank Mali0788
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Well i live in Bern and you all have to know that it is sooooo hard to find korean restaurant here in Switzerland, i mean the proper one. So i try my luck in Zurich and find this AKARAKA. I ordered tofu beef bulgogi for...More

Thank Bella F
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This korean restaurant is small and the interior is quite simple, but the quality of the food and kindness of the staff (including the cook / owner) compensates that completely. The food is (for swiss standards) very affordable and you get quite a big portion....More

1  Thank ramaunz
Reviewed 3 June 2016

We are Koreans. We know that it's almost impossible to find a really good Asian restaurant here. So, maybe we were just bound to be disappointed. The taste of food was average. But, I have never been to a Korean restaurant that doesn't provide any...More

1  Thank choochoo2909
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Badenerstrasse 649, Zurich 8048, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 43 538 30 85
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