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Sein

Schutzengasse 5, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 221 10 65
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck liver” (3 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“peas” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Schutzengasse 5, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dinned at the Tapas bar of Sein, we hade a nice evening. Food was ok, nothing special. We ordered the Mixed Seinigkeiten 5 Sorts (kitchens choice of tapas), mixed olives, Sardinian tomatoes & Mozzarella di Bufala, Homemade duck liver terrine with lukewarm baby lettuce,...More

Thank ToPi03
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Well served after Tapas in the bar. Menu selection by host but food perfectly prepared and served. Room accommodated our small group but was not noisy.

Thank Leegoldsmith
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

There is nothing more one could ask for on a Friday night to chill with a glass from the very well selected wine list and mouthwatering tapas. We enjoyed foie gras, pulpo, and tuna sandwich (melting in the mouth). The dry garlic bread that comes...More

1  Thank atlas_tw
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We were at this restaurant for a 60th birthday. It is a very pricey one, especially the wine is expensive but it pays off. We had the menu with 6 courses and between every course you get a "surprise". It was delicious! The location is...More

Thank Jacqueline M
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Another favorite meal in Zurich! I found this place on the Michelin website. It is the Tapas bar located at Sein and it was fantastic. Great service, excellent prices, good atmosphere. We started with the salami from southern Switzerland with pickled fennel, the tuna croque...More

1  Thank BellaOne
Reviewed 17 November 2016

For diners like myself that enjoy a Michelin star restaurant its a nightmare finding one open on a Monday , so I was amazed to find this one in Zurich open on a monday ( opening hours are Mon - Friday closed Sat & Sun...More

1  Thank Nick T
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I haven't eaten in the restaurant yet but keep coming back to the tapas bar. The octopus with potatoes in the tapas bar is some of the best I have had, every bit as good as I have eaten in Spain.The chick peas and chorizo...More

Thank Gina C
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My first time in Sein. What a sophisticated place to eat. Nice calm athmosphere, exquisite menu, great taste, enough space for business talks. The service is above normal- really really good and Professional!! Great great job. Bravo. Will go there again to taste more of...More

Thank EveandWallE99
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is clean and the dishes are prepared by total professionals. The wines are great and the service friendly and polite.

Thank Phillip W
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Clients suggested it and it was a solid choice. High end food and service. We sat outside on a lovely summers night. The service was exceptional. The menu is varied but very Swiss in style. Or I thought so. Don't let me bore you, check...More

Thank 5headedmonster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$179
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 23:45
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:45
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:45
Thursday
11:30 - 23:45
Friday
11:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schutzengasse 5, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 221 10 65
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