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$$$$, European,
Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 888 76 78
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (36 reviews)
“geschnetzeltes” (11 reviews)
“taglierini” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Great Swiss experience. Nice and comfy atmosphere and really good food. The attendance was very busy and was very eager to take out our plates, almost before we were ready. He also tried to sell us more drinks, more expensive desserts in a very pushy...More

Thank Mats54
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

I am still impressed by this restaurant. Our visit there was just amazing. Everything from the starters to deserts was so tasty and well prepared and presented that it is impossible to say nothing but congratulations to the chef. Also very important for me: the...More

Thank WraWra
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We have been in Kindli on 23th december 2017. It was fully booked but the service was still very good. The dishes are from good quality but also quit expensive. It is a beautiful restaurant in an old townhouse.

Thank Esther K
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Steak was great the margaritas were generous and reasonable , the prawns weren’t over cooked and the service was pretty good as I could see she was busy as hell.

Thank Gavin W
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I wanted to eat this typical Zürcher dish in the most Zürcher environment- and I found it here. The rosti were perfect and the waiter recommended a great wine. The kindli is warm and welcoming and the Geschnetzeltes were out of this world. I was...More

Thank SimonCoops
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Kindli is one of the best restaurants in Zurich. The food and service was outstanding and the staff was sympathetic and professional. Really recommended.

Thank MartellXO
Reviewed 9 January 2018

One of the nicest restaurants I have visited. The food and service was outstanding and the staff very friendly. Really recommended.

Thank wisemanclive
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Attracted by the very good reviews, we went to the Kindli, which is one of Zurich’s most famous restaurants. The food was average. Some dishes nice and others just so so. The waiter ignored us for most of the meal, so that we had to...More

1  Thank SwissTraveller1979
Gisela L, Owner at Kindli, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Dear Guest We are disappointed that dining at the Kindli did not meet your expectations. The Kindli Team are genuinely concerned about customer satisfaction and are working to deliver the quality and service levels that we have become known and renowned for. It goes without...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Dined here on December 23rd. We started with the pumpkin curry soup which was very nice. It wasn't creamy and heavy like a bisque, but it was still delicious. One of us had the venison which came with amazing spaetzle! My other half had a...More

Thank LessWork M
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 8 and Armando, the staff who took really good care of us and gave really good recommendations on food and wine, made the evening special. The service was just top class and the food did not disappoint. We had only...More

Thank snowtalk
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22 March 2017|
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Response from ddoron | Reviewed this property |
Go to their site and click on 'menu' the site is kindli.ch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pfalzgasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 43 888 76 78
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