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Lily's

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Gewerbeschule
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Langstrasse 197, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
+41 44 440 18 85
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12:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Kilchberg, Switzerland
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very broad variety of dishes. The food comes really quickly, in big portions & is delicious! We had some curries that were really good!

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Thank VirginiaB1
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to Lily's for over 15 years, rediscovered it this summer and very pleased to find one of our old friends still (again) working there. Menu has chnaged for the better, we now have our selection of favourites to share. Gets very busy for dinner, but bookings not possible.

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Thank magyk85
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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105 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The food is very fresh and the staff is quick. It is not a place to stay longer, as it doesn't have much atmosphere. On lunch reservations are needed!

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Thank Ralph B
Zurich, Switzerland
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Asian/Indian food of great quality! Loud and vibrant atmosphere, always very busy in the evenings and popular within a younger crowd! Friendly staff and great service!

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Thank eugenzz
Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Very cool and tidy experience that is all about what you eat and drink. When you visit Lily's you should focus on choosing your dish and enjoy it with friends or others round you - you will be sitting at big long tables with others so its easy to meet someone new. food is superb starting with soups and main... More 

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Thank Peter J
Ohio
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26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The restaurant appears to be a factory (or some kind of industrial building) made into an attractive setting for dining. The ceiling is about 30 feet and has many windows so there is plenty of natural light. The room is decorated with several Asian objects. For example it has replicas of the terracotta soldiers from China. The staff was friendly... More 

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Thank vinceclark
Zurich, Switzerland
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The menu reads well but overall this is a fusion of south-east asian cuisines where nothing really stands out. There are interesting sounding dishes but the execution is average. A tofu stir fry dish was bland. Pork in breadcrumbs and some Japanese fusion potato salad was ok. Dim sum-esque dumplings were good. A thai style beef noodle dish was ok... More 

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Thank Mandrake30
Zürich
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165 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Not exactly a Thai for purists but they cook very tasty dishes. Relaxed uncomplicated and usually fast service. The curries are great, in particular the green Thai curry is a must. They Serve good locally brewed ginger beer. Recommended

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Thank esalagean
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This restaurant is always very busy, I think because of its location and since it is not the most expensive in Zurich (not the cheapest either). The food is average and the room is very small with canteen tables so you will end up cosily side by side with complete strangers. Not worth the bother if you are not in... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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124 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed a delicious indian dish here with a friend last week. It was spicy and authentic. Definitely worth the money and friendly service.

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Thank markjmoser

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langstrasse 197, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Gewerbeschule
  • Neighbourhood: Gewerbeschule
  • Phone Number: +41 44 440 18 85

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