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Restaurant Emilio

) #297 of 1,653 Restaurants in Zurich ££££ European, Spanish
Zweierstr. 9 | Eingang an der Birmensdorferstrasse, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
+41 44 241 83 21
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“french fries” (6 reviews)
“paella” (2 reviews)
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European, Spanish
Zweierstr. 9 | Eingang an der Birmensdorferstrasse, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
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Reviewed 17 December 2014

I can easily say this restaurant is the best one where I had chicken. Baby chickens were cooked their special way and tasted marveleous. They don't bringe it at once this way the other half is kept warm. French fries were also delicious as well...More

Thank Abdullah K
Reviewed 23 October 2014

This is the place where my father visited a restaurant for the first time in his life in 1943 - I was there the first time in 1969 and my son in 2005. Our family visits this place at least once a week through the...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 18 January 2014

Although the menu has a good selection of items, I have been to Emilio's at least 6 times and have always ordered the chicken. It is excellent and I will continue to order it every time I go to Emilio's!! The only negative is the...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 10 April 2013

A longstanding customer of Emilio invited me for lunch. For the 1/2 chicken portion that he wanted, with starter and garnish and dessert you need to be two persons. So I joint him. I would call it the most expensive french fries I ever had,...More

Thank Wolfgang P
Reviewed 16 May 2012

I am addicted to Emilio. The roasted chicken served in four courses is excellent. Indeed it serves my craving for comfort food. I have been many times and this restaurant is a fixture on my list

1  Thank sfoeuroflyer
Reviewed 5 January 2012

We went to Emilio's on a Saturday evening in December. There were 6 of us. Overall, it was a poor restaurant experience. First of all, it is really expensive. Since when does half of a tiny chicken cost 50 Swiss Francs? The waitress was almost...More

2  Thank Vacationtime79
Reviewed 24 April 2011

It's no wonder that the people in the small and very cozy restaurant have almost exclusively ordered the chicken: it's the restaurant's specialty and quite frankly the best chicken I have ever tasted! There is absolutely nothing I have to complain about not unlike the...More

1  Thank sarahzueri
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Reviewed 19 November 2008

far to expensive and very modest food

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$42 - US$105
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zweierstr. 9 | Eingang an der Birmensdorferstrasse, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 241 83 21
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