Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Zurich

Ziegel Oh Lac
Expect the unexpected at Rote Fabrik, an art gallery-cum-theatre-cum-restaurant-cum-concert-space
Maison Blunt / Tea Room Blunt
Formerly a car repair shop, Moroccan tiled floors and walls, kelim covered chairs, and low metal tables with fresh flowers transform Maison Blunt into a little slice of North Africa
Jelmoli Gourmet Factory
A capacious food court stocking delicacies from all over the world, Jemoli's Gourmet Factory is popular with Zürchers hunting for the finest produce and nostalgic expats in search of a taste of home. =display:no"
Restaurant Markthalle
Part restaurant, part market hall, stealthily stylish Markthalle is the jewel in the crown of the newly opened Viadukt shopping area
Restaurant Schipfe 16
The go-to place for lunch in the sunshine, Restaurant Schipfe 16 proves once and for all that it's all about location, location, location
Sphères
A bar for bookworms and bookshop for barflies, multi-tasking Sphères is a local sort of spot
Griederbar Zürich
A stylish cafe in Zürich's most stylish department store, Griederbar's shady terrace overlooking Bahnhofstrasse is a local favourite
Globus Zürich Bellevue
Perfect if you are peckish and pressed for time, Globus' Bellevueplatz outpost has the most awesome Food Hall
Gran Café Motta
Housed in an elegant neo-classical building by the Limmat river, Gran Café Motta is a sleek blend of dark wood, striking paintings and statement lighting
Confiserie Sprüngli
A local institution, no trip to Zürich would be complete without swinging by this Paradeplatz landmark for a mid-morning coffee and Luxembergli
Café Schober
A feast to the eyes as well as the tummy, the charmingly intimate Café Schober serves up the best apfel strudel in town
Café Felix
Confiserie Teuscher's frou-frou riverside café opened in 2008 but its classic lines make it feel like a Zürich fixture
Café Bar Neumarkt
Small and charming, Theater Neumarkt's Café-Bar has a loyal following of locals who pop in to chat or read the newspaper
Odeon Café-Bar
A cult bar with an illustrious list of former patrons, Odeon has an elegant Viennese coffee house feel
Kafi für Dich
A bar-cum-café-cum-gallery, Kafi für Dich is one of Kreis 4's treasured local living rooms
Juice Market
Daniel and Charlotte Leuthold started Juice Market, a stylish little café on cobbled Augustinergasse, as a juice bar in 1994 to provide an oasis of health to Zürchers loaded up on traditional veal'n'cream fare
Kiosk
Nestled in Zürichhorn park, the design of this popular Italian restaurant echoes the natural beauty that surrounds it
Pumpstation
A popular summertime lakefront grill, Pumpstation is responsible for launching two icons of the local restaurant scene - the restaurateur and the grill-meister
Al Leone
A coffee bar in the Italian sense, this popular little café is a popular meeting spot for morning espresso and lunchtime prosecco
Schwarzenbach
You won't find Schwarzenbach's weird and wonderful array of teas, coffees and spices at your local supermarket
Hiltl
Unlock the secrets of this hip vegetarian restaurant with a fantastic cookery course

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