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Bahnhofplatz 2 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 221 38 00
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
13 Oct 2017
“For me, good for a perfect Cocktail, eats no idea.”
22 Nov 2016
“Great for an evening drink”
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Swiss, Central European, Bar, Pub, European
££ - £££
Bahnhofplatz 2 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

I like the place for meeting friends and for perfectly mixed Cocktails at affordable prices, about their food I have no idea, but will try it out sooner or later because before they became Newsbar they served excellent dishes of game.

Thank Rudolf S
Reviewed 22 November 2016

An amazing venue to just chill and take the evening easy. They have some amazing cocktails and the bartender is enthusiastic. I tried the whiskey sour and it was splendid. Great ambience and a very chilled atmosphere. Highly recommend it for evening drinks near the...More

Thank varun_mukthi
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here while in business Pros: Great atmosphere in the evenings Friendly prompt service Prices are reasonable for Zurich A variety of gratin selections Food is above average for a bar Walking distance from central station Cons: Limited number of beers on tap Only...More

Thank nimamalekmanesh
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I like the place just for a drink. Since it is just catty corner from the main railway station it is a great place to wait for somebody or have a last drink before catching the train. I have eaten once there (upper floor) but...More

Thank Rivierasweet
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Spur of the moment visit when it was raining cats and dogs, and we needed a bar close to the main station. Not much charme in this bar with an odd line-up of tables and stools under neon lights, but very friendly staff and a...More

Thank Kats H
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The Heineken Newsbar is located across from the main train station and offers nice sidewalk seating (some with umbrellas), but on a hectic corner. Inside, there are two separate bars both with stool seating and the rest of the place has tall tables and stools...More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

I am sitting in the restaurant overlooking the bar. A great concept!! I had a fantastic meal of wild boar, and would highly recommend it. I am on my own, but with the vibe going on downstairs it makes it a happening place without being...More

Thank Shaun F
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Located directly next to the stairs leading to the central station of Zurich, you can grab drinks and a snack with friends without too much of a hassle to catch the train. Solid service, too bad the beer is rather on the expensive side...

Thank therameus
Reviewed 10 September 2014

This bar is very close to the Central Station. We went there with our Swiss friends who picked us up at the station around 1am. Prices are not so good, but it's Zurich, so you can expect much better. I liked the atmosphere of the...More

Thank Bruno C
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Visited newsbar on Wednesday night. Expected to be quiet but very busy. Great variety of short drinks but only Heineken on draft(that I could see). Drinks expensive but prob normal for Zurich . Not the best tasting Heineken i have had partners Southern Comfort not...More

Thank John C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$36
Swiss, Central European, Bar, Pub, European
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bahnhofplatz 2 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 221 38 00
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