Planning a trip to Switzerland, or contemplating on visiting this lovely country because you’re worried about eating well and in-line with your Halal diet?
I’ll have you know that Zurich, the city capital of Switzerland, has ample halal eateries scattered all around the city!
Put your mind at ease with our list of delicious suggestions to dine in, or even take out, for your daily meals! Here’s a list of the Halal food in Zurich!
1. Za’atar Restaurant
The Za’atar Restaurant is a famous Halal restaurant in all of Zurich. It serves authentic and traditional cuisine from the Lebanese kitchen. Signature dishes include the shawarma, falafel and mezze, freshly made with intense flavour.
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 12pm to 2pm & 6pm to 11pm, Saturday to Sunday, 6pm to 11pm.
3. New Point
Styled like a modern fastfood chain, New Point has multiple outlets all over the city. Serving authentic and, of course, Halal cuisine from Oriental to Medeterranian and Turkish, their quality is like no other!
Do take note that all the meat and dishes are halal, but this chain does serve alcohol.
As stated in their restaurant name, Curry Queen serves curry, among other things. This Pakistani/Indian serves some of the best Halal food in Zurich, so be sure to try their spicy chicken curry and lamb briyani.
Dine in or takeaway, Bombay Karachi offers both! Their halal menu consists of both vegetarian options and meat ones, this eatery serves huge portions with free salad and lots of sauce! Plus, they’re extremely affordable as well!
Are you seeking adventurous but classic Halal food in Zurich? Axoi is just the place for you! With a wide range of pizzas, pastas and lasagnas, this is a remarkable restaurant for anyone and everyone! Axoi is perfect for a quick bite or a full, heavy meal.
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday, 5pm to 1pm & Friday – Saturday, 5pm to 11.30pm; Sunday, 5pm to 10.30pm.
Winning at their food presentation without compromising on quality, Pyramids restaurant serves authentic halal food in Zurich! They specialise in Egyptian cuisine and serve various dips and drinks to complement them. Ranging from affordable sides to large hearty mains, you’re bound to get what your heart (and stomach) desires.
Address: Werdstrasse 99, 8004 Zürich, Switzerland
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday, 11.30am to 2pm & 5.30pm to 10pm; Friday, 11.30am to 2pm & 5.30pm to 10.30pm; Saturday, 5pm to 10.30pm; closed on Sundays.
Mohini is a must-visit on your trip to Zurich! They serve Lebanese cuisine using locally-sourced ingredients, which is the secret behind their high quality meals. All of their dishes are 100% organic, vegetarian and all in a very cosy interior. This eatery does serve alcohol, so dine at your own discretion.
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm; closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Located conveniently inside the Zurich Main Station, you have no choice but to grab a bite at Nordsee! With affordable prices and generous portions, you have everything from seafood grilled and baked! This eatery serves alcohol though, but all their dishes are Halal!
Address: Bahnhofpl. 15, 8001 Zürich, Switzerland
Opening hours: 10.30am to 11pm daily.
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