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Bauernschanke

#634 of 1,675 Restaurants in Zurich}
££ - £££, European,
Rindermarkt 24, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 262 41 30
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“piping hot” (2 reviews)
“swiss food” (3 reviews)
“main dishes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Rindermarkt 24, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a late lunch. The Apfelschorle (apple juice and soda) was particularly good, fresh cloudy juice rather than the long-bottled variety. A venison ragout with the autumn trimmings was everything it was meant to be, the noodles buttery and the red cabbage sharp,...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

It's an informal, woodlined, traditional 'Beiz' with a few tables out on the narrow cobbled Rindermarkt in the old town, 'Niederdorf'. The menu is simple Swiss-German traditional dishes, not a huge choice but satisfying if that is what you are seeking. There are good wines...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly service (in full English) even though it looked like we were the only foreigners there on a rainy evening.. Enjoyed real swiss food (large variety of meat dishes, and the pear soup is a must!) Also a huge selection of wine. A real home-feeling...More

Thank ShirleyZH
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Walking through the street of Zürich Quartier 1, I found this traditional Swiss restaurant. The place is small but it is a very warm place. The decoration is simple and typical for a restaurant which are not targeted to the mass tourism. The menu offer...More

Thank thegreenwizard
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I saw the menu walking past this afternoon and they had a good list of game dishes 'wild' at this season. However when I got there there was nothing on the menu so I opted for basic Wiener schnitzel which was at least veal but...More

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Attentive service, a wide choice of well thought out dishes beyond several favourite traditional Swiss dishes, good vegetarian options, a generous selection of fine open wines, food well cooked and presented and piping hot after a very reasonable preparation time, a table out on the...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I enjoy eating here when in Zurich. The food is consistently reliable and the service unobtrusive and friendly.

Thank floating_goat
Reviewed 18 December 2015

I've tried a lot of shrimps coctails in my life. I found now the best one. I cant imagine that it can be even better somewhere. It's worth coming even just try it. Nevertheless there are other great dishes and the service is very professional...More

Thank maria_krasa
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Our desk person at our hotel, the Plattenhof, suggested the Bauerschänke for a mid-priced authentic Swiss meal and urged us to order the Geschnetzeltes à la zurichoise, which she described as chopped up potatoes, a Zürich specialty. It turns out it was an order of...More

Thank Sharyn C
Reviewed 15 April 2015

I found this place accidentally. It's a very unassuming place from the outside, but once I sat down and looked at the menu I was glad I found it. They have a nice selection of local dishes. The lunch service was fast and the food...More

Thank PhxRagazzo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rindermarkt 24, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 262 41 30
  • E-mail
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