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Bauschaenzli Biergarten & Restaurant

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Old Town
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Stadthausquai 2 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
41442124919
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Zurich, Switzerland
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667 reviews
462 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,624 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We came as part of a larger group during the winter season when then Bauschänzli is occupied by the Circus Conelli. All service personnel was extremely friendly and helpful. The dinner which was mixed with amazing circus shows and tasted great. Just another great experience in Zurich downtown.

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Thank FrankGeisler
Zurich, Switzerland
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80 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Locals as well as tourist enjoy the Bauschaenzli over lunch or after work a lot. Right where the Limmat river meets the lake one can eat traditional Swiss food (vegetarian too) and enjoy a cold beer/white wine in the sun. It reminds one a bit of a Biergarten and never disappoints. A little island of calm in the middle of... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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150 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Late warm summers evening, mixed bag of bistro style European mish-mash food with quality ingredients, live music, good service, dance floor with live country music and ambience with a view across the Limmat river. Marked down as the head waiter decided to give our waitress a dressing down in front of us for requesting a slight change to a dish... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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103 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were meeting four friends of ours in the restaurant and had an ideal table on the waterside. The evening was nice and warm. The view onto the Limmat and the other bank of the river/city was beautiful with all the lights and the stars. The biergarten and the restaurant were fully booked. A live orchestra played and the people... More 

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Thank Panasonic99
Grimbergen, Belgium
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122 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

... not that the rest of the menu wasn't great... but that creamy soup with scallops really was to die for! With an excellent service, nice wine and a great view over the river, what more can you ask for? Very big terrace invites you for a nice outdoor dinner, but even inside you won't regret.

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1 Thank Dirk B
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78 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I was pleasantly surprised by my Sunday evening visit and very pleasant supper with my friend at Bauschaenzli. The music was retro and live and there were many people dancing. They had a buffet available for the dancers and beer drinkers and there was a separate section for restaurant goers for a more quiet and scenic supper.Prices were medium for... More 

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I stopped here a few times while in Zurich on Business. It was right along the waterway and close to my hotel. During one of my stops, they even had a free live band playing which was delightful. Lots of tables and lots of fun.

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New York City, New York
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33 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We dined at this restaurant on our last night in Zurich. We chose this restaurant because of its location on the river. All of the tables that were directly facing the river were for customers with reservations. We did not have a reservation so we were seated a little farther back, but we still had a great view of the... More 

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Thank snoopy1128
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We only stopped in for a drink at about lunchtime. The homemade sangria and the Weissbier on tap were fantastic. I can't comment on the quality of food, but the portion sizes looked huge which makes value for money for its great location.

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Thank Jon S
Port Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

We had a table right by the river and the food is great, There are various options from self service to fine dining, dance floor and bar. They accommodate everybody and, to my surprise, even set a bowl of water for my friend's dog.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stadthausquai 2 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: 41442124919

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