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Florhof

#439 of 1,581 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
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Hochschulen
Swiss, European, Central European, French
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Florhofgasse 4, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 250 26 26
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Munich, Germany
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Nice and hidden restaurant, very good food, nice service. All ok, we'll be back for sure! Make sure you find it, it's not so easy (for not-locals). Recommendable!

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Thank Flo68-mun
Zurich, Switzerland
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

What a great place!!! We had an event in the wine cellar from the hotel, which is a fantastic location for a dinner with up to 15 people. We first had drinks in the back part of the cellar and later ate in the front. I need to highlight the great service and the outstanding food. Another great asset of... More 

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Thank MvO1972
Norwich, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Interesting choices of food, some delicious fish dishes, excellent waiting staff and a chef who was interested enough and confident enough to come out and talk to the diners about the food

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Zurich, Switzerland
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

The food is great and so is the wine. I already had a business dinner there; downstairs in the cellar. The service was then and this time excellent and very attentive. M

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Thank _instablonde
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

Great food. Right proportion. Excellent staff. Definitely worth trying. Quiet atmosphere easy going. They offer newspaper and complimentary bites while you wait. Unobtrusive but servers always there and smiling when you need them.

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Thank Sharad S
Westfield, New Jersey
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517 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

I had a very pleasant meal with a large group - about 12 of us. The meal was made most pleasant by the company and not the restaurant. However, the service was excellent and very attentive, which could be difficult when dealing with a larger group of people, particularly when some are speaking Swiss German and others are speaking English.... More 

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Thank Dennis D
Köln
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186 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

I have a histamin allergy. The waiter really cared. What the kitchen could offer wasn't a lot. So I had some pasta. That was good. The wine was very good. The home made ice cream had water cristals inside, a clear sign of wrong termperature during storage. I make my own ice cream and come from pastry chef family, so... More 

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Thank Andreas_H151
Baden, Aargau, Switzerland
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167 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

For reasons unkown to me, it is mostly old guys with ties, elderly couples with manicured fingernails and occasional tourists that get there. Not logic. Beacuse you get absoluteley fine food there, great wines, fresh salads and top meat. In summer, there is an outside terrace. That all is situated in the midst of University institutes, but one minute away... More 

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Thank 975manrey975
Zurich
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

There were little worms wiggling in the Cod of my dining partner. He found them after I'd finished my Cod. The waitress whisked it away and assured us that their fish often had worms and they were harmless and the fish was fresh. My friend asked for some more bread since he no longer had an entry. Alas, they never... More 

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Thank astrolake
Zurich, Switzerland
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124 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2014

The restaurant was full, the service was very helpful. However, i dont like whenn the posrtins are tiny. I had "Entenbrust" and it was very very small. So this restaurant is very good but not for those who is used to eat in the restaurant not just to enjoy the atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, French
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Florhofgasse 4, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Hochschulen
  • Neighbourhood: Hochschulen
  • Phone Number: +41 44 250 26 26

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