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Restaurant Orsini

#30 of 1,577 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
££££
Old Town
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Waaggasse 3, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 215 27 27
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Today
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Kiawah Island, South Carolina
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134 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a great dinner evening with very good food and very good service. Difficult to make a decision when looking at the menu. A lot of dishes that sounds very good and choices that are not so usual. But even when you live in Switzerland, main courses for North of CHF 70 are still a shock - and for... More 

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Thank Michael H
Zurich
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97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The welcome is extremely friendly and polite. When the Restaurant is full, the tables are a little too close! The menu is very Italian and contains many different dishes from pasta to fish and meat. And if you ask, they will even prepare something Italian which is not on the menu. The food is simply perfect. And also the service... More 

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Thank Sponi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Italian lunch in the heart of Zurich. Unbelievable friendly & professionell service, excellent food, all in great relaxed & elegant atmosphere. We will come back for sure!

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Thank Peter H
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had a business dinner at Orsini's in December 2016. I was disappointed with the food. Not true Italian...more closer to Swiss. Service was great, but heavy atmosphere. Maybe it was not one of their best days...

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Thank JoaoUK
Lille, France
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Great place Nice dinning room Great service Wonderful wine list And what an amazing cooking !! If you are looking to treat yourself with a bit of dolce vita.... this is one good place

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Yerevan, Armenia
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Florence has numerous options for fine dining and orsini is one of them. Very good service, typical Italian environment, superb kitchen and great location make it one of the best restaurants in Zurich. Expensive, with limited choice of food, but definitely worth visiting.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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102 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the traditional and old fashioned italian places in Zurich. Part of the Savoy hotel. I was not really impressed at the last visit. The dining room is small, decorated in sort of 70s/80s style, rather sticky and noisy. Guests are rather on the older side. Food is good but nothing special, service rather stiff but very... More 

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LEIGH-ON-SEA, ESSEX, ENGLAND
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Wonderful menu and the food did not disappoint. Attended by wonderful staff, who are top of their trade. This is no cheap night out, but if you want a real treat in a quite and formal setting, I doubt there is a better alternative in Zurich.

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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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225 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I had lunch here with 4 business colleagues today and what a surprise it was. It is a small, select Italian restaurant very conservatively decorated and laid out. Staff were super friendly and ultra efficient and the quality of the food was simply outstanding - its definitely upmarket but without the pretension - I would go as far as to... More 

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Thank CTCTraveller
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166 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

@nd night we ate here. Rang ahead and booked as it was a saturday. Right from when we were greeted by the waiting staff to when we left they were so attentive and made us feel very special. The food was delicious. I had ravioli to start which was lovely and then we had fish as a main which was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waaggasse 3, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 215 27 27

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?