Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Zurich

25 Hours Hotel
A new hipster, creative hotel in Kreis 5...
Acood
Make a bold statement with a piece Acood, understated it is not
Adrinalina
Sexy South American style is to be had at Adrinalina
Affinity
Load up on high-end accessories at Affinity, with hundreds of trinkets for the choosing
Air Yoga
This stylish yoga studio runs classes in all disciplines of yoga, from Ashtanga to Anusara
Almodobar
A stylish café-restaurant-bar-lounge, Almodobar moves seamlessly from frothy cappuccinos via tasty lunches to towards liquid oblivion. It's the latter that we prefer.
Alpenrose
A classic Swiss restaurant Alpenrose is simplicity itself; if you're looking for a relaxed dinner and a genuinely local atmosphere, it's hard to beat
Alsamendi
Barcelona-based fashion on Limmatstrasse
Altona
Elegant European style is the name of the game at Altona
Anne-Martine Perriard
Trad with a twist at Anne-Martine Perriard
Basman
Fun, flirty designs from a force to be reckoned with in the local fashion business
Bederhof
A classic Swiss restaurant in smart residential Enge, Bederhof is a local favourite
Beige
Who said knitting was frumpy? Knitwear is anything but at Beige
Bookbinders Design
Those with a passion for stylish stationary should stock up at Bookbinders Design
Buckles & Belts
Whether it's a belt or buck you need, or indeed both, you're sure to find the perfect combination here
Caduff’s Wine Loft
Housed in an old Kreis 4 warehouse, the Wine Loft is a large, light-filled temple to Bacchus
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
Central Bar Caffé
A bar so understated you could walk down Ankerstrasse several times and still miss it, Central is beautifully low-key
Cinque
A slice of pure Naples, flickering candlelight comes as standard at this popular little Italian
Coco’s Bar and Grill
The antithesis of its rather chi-chi locale, Coco's is a low-key local favourite tucked down an alley off Paradeplatz; in fact you'll have to look pretty hard to find it
Didi’s Frieden
A recent refurbishment gave an extra gloss to this popular Modern Swiss restaurant
Dieng. Stilfrage
Fashion is a passion at Dieng. Stilfrage, which offers a fabulous range of clothing and accessories for women
Dini Mueter
Charmingly gemütlich (cosy), with simple wood tables, low leather chairs and floral wallpaper, Dini Mueter has brought a dose of cool to Langstrasse
El Lokal
Independent and eccentric, the spirit of rock and roll lives on in El Lokal
En Soie
En Soie sells flirty, feminine clothes for flirty, feminine ladies
Favorit 05
All-american apparel in the centre of Europe
Fidelio
Those with a taste for designer fashions will love the range of names available from Fidelio
Fidelio 2 / Fidelio 3
Indulge in the labels you love at Fidelio 2 / Fidelio 3, two stores found opposite each other
Fitnesspark Münstergasse
Tucked away in Niederdorf is this wonderfully authentic hammam, located in the depths of the Migros Fitnesspark
Flussbad Oberer Letten
An extended concrete cube set on an island in the Limmat, Oberer Letten badi has a laid back atmosphere and cool crowd
Garten Eden
Inspiring interiors are what Garten Eden does best
Gartenhof
Understatedly cool, Gartenhof is vibrant, local and immensely relaxed
Ginger
With the slogan 'more than sushi', it's no surprise that Ginger has an inventive take on Japanese cuisine, although sushi purists will not be disappointed
Globus Zürich Bahnhofstrasse
This smart Bahnhofstasse department store vies with Jelmoli to be the top dog in town
Helsinki Klub
Formerly a garage, this bijou music club is a local secret - mainly because it's almost impossible to find
Helvetia Hotel
Stylish bar-restaurant-design-hotel located at the confluence of smart Zürich, arty Zürich and party Zürich.
Helvetia Restaurant
A local institution, the restaurant at multi-tasking bar-, restaurant- and hotel- Helvetia has a funked up brasserie feel
Heugümper
A step away from Paradeplatz, Swiss fusion restaurant Heugümper has a cosy, laid-back charm that has kept diners coming back for 10 years.
Hive
One of Zürich's best electro-techno clubs, Hive has fantastic music and a great energy
Hotel Altstadt
Charmingly quirky boutique hotel nestling in the Altstadt's cobbled streets.

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