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Rive Gauche

Talstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 220 50 60
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Talstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

the rive gauche was exceptional in every aspect. We had attentive waiters, excellent and savory plates and good wine. The atmosphere is relaxed and you can fully concentrate on your party and on the food. Furthermore, they have a gorgeous bar...More

Thank Robert H
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Robert H, We would like to thank you sincerely for your positive review of your recent visit to the Rive Gauche. We are delighted that we have met your expectations in every aspect and you have enjoyed the time with us. With pleasure we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a birthday dinner with friends. I had the salmon which was good but pricey (but hey this is Zürich). Spinach was lovely. Great wine list and friendly, chatty waiting staff. Good location and good interior. Bizarre music playlist - I loved it, but...More

Thank DanJamesMc
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear DanJamesMc, Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your experience with us here on TripAdvisor. We are honored that you have choosen the Rive Gauch to celebrate your birthday with your friends. It is always a big pleasure to read...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Délicatesse Art food! i went there with my boyfriend and we both enjoyed the very fine food as well as the outstanding service !And the drinks,so many great wines to choose from.In my opinion a big 10 out of 10! Highly recommend !More

Thank Lavinia C
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lavinia C, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us here on TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that you have had an wonderful evening with your boyfriend at our restaurant. That we were able to meet your expectations in all belongings...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We start with a cocktail in the bar and move to the restaurant . The service was so friendly , And the food was great ! We will come back for sure !More

Thank Martin W
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Martin W Thank you very much for your nice comment here on TripAdvisor. We are happy to read, that you have enjoyed the evening with us from the beginning at the bar until the end at our restaurant. It was a pleasure having you...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We went to this Restaurant for a spontaneous visit with my mother.. As we arrived we were asked from the Manager if it was our first visit in this restaurant and made his recommendations... Try for sure the Santa Salvia( Ravioli filed with spinach and...More

Thank Vstev
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Dear Vstev Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor regarding your recent visit at the Rive Gauche restaurant. We are pleased to read that we were able to spontaneously prepare something sweet and special for your mother’s birthday. We always strive to create and...More

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant which is attached to the Baur au Lac serves great food and remains open forever. Good wine list and excellent food. Rush back.More

Thank Hans B
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Dear Hans B, We would like to thank you for your visit and comment regarding our restaurant Rive Gauche. Indeed the Rive Gauche restaurant is part of the Baur au Lac building and is open daily from 11.30 am until 11.00 pm. We are thankful...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Recently visited the restaurant to celebrate birthday of my wife. Amazing food, good and prompt service, good ambience.More

Thank ayyagari_vamsi
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Dear ayyagari_vamsi, Thank you very much for your wonderful comment about our restaurant Rive Gauche. We are delighted to read, that you have chosen our restaurant to celebrate your wife’s birthday. Thank you for considering us for this very special event. With pleasure we will...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Booked this restaurant for my family while traveling to Zermatt for ski vacation. Excellent food, service, and for a trendy scene. Expensive but would highly recommend it if you are looking for a stylish night on the town.More

Thank Papa_Grande1
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Dear Papa_Grande1 Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your visit at the Rive Gauche restaurant during your visit on Christmas Eve. It is always a big pleasure to read that our team was able to meet your expectation and you...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

We had the pleasure to enjoy Nobu Omokase at the Rive Gauche we love his food and when we are in London or Milan we always eat there. The food was great the welcome a bit slow we had to wait 5 minutes before they...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 19 December 2017

I love the Rive Gauche & Bar. If I lived in Zurich, I would visit often. The food is delicious, they currently offer local truffles and white truffles from the Piedmont. The staff is welcoming and well-schooled in the menu and selections. I cannot say...More

Thank Mary O
Hotel_at_Lake, Manager at Rive Gauche, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Dear Mary O Thank you very much that you have taken the time to write such a nice comment about our casual fine dining restaurant Rive Gauche. We are very pleased to read that the food was delicious and thank you as well for your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$48 - US$96
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Talstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 220 50 60
  • E-mail
Description
«Fine casual dining» in the Rive Gauche restaurant: A sparkling blend of chic restaurant and bar, the Rive Gauche gives straight onto the city center – the ideal place for hotel guests to mingle with Zurich’s youthful, engaging society. Olivier Rais and his kitchen team apply themselves with typical creativity and devotion to delivering both exquisite meat and fish dishes and accommodating the rising trend toward vegetarian and vegan diets – in keeping with the motto «Meat our Veggies».
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