Secret Terraces in Zueri

Where to play the summer prolongation and enjoy the very last sunlights (if the sun deigns showing its face again)?

We selected Zueri’s best terraces for you, Zuercherin: chill and chic.


Georges (on the rooftop of the Casino – Sihlstrasse 50 – 8001 Zurich): is a new elegant place in Zurich and is already one of the town’s favorite place. Perfect for a lunch, a dinner, a drink inside or on the terrace to enjoy the view and the sun.

Madonna (Löwenstrasse 25 – 8001 Zurich): you cross the main dinning room, and you will find a hidden terrace on the bank on the Limmat. It’s a quite place to have an italian dinner (special mention to the panacotta) .

Le Café des amis (Nordstrasse 88 – 8037 Zurich): a casual French restaurant for easy-going dinner (quiche, flammenkuchen, bruschetta…) with a lovely terrace in a quite and residential area. Ideal for a dinner with a team of friends.

Sky Bar – The Eden au Lac Hotel rooftop (Utoquai 45, 8008 Zuerich): You’ll be spoiled by a fantastic view on the lake. Only a few tables available that make you feel even more privileged. Perfect for small talks where enjoying the sunset in a tête-à-tête atmosphere. Must try: Virgin Hugo. Definitely the best spot.

Quai 61 (Mythenquai 61, 8002 Zuerich): Top Schicky-Micky spot with a navy decoration and comfortable sofa to lay on or spend hours and hours with a bunch of mates.

The Grieder rooftop (Bahnhofstrasse 30, 8001 Zuerich): Exhausted after a long shopping day downtown, go to Grieder (have a quick look at the new shoes arrival), take the elevator located in the men part of the store, go to the last floor. Here is a secret oasis to relax in the middle of the urban jungle.

Modissa Rooftop (Bahnhosfstrasse 74): Recently opened (in April 2015), this restaurant – bar is located at the top of Modissa building (just in front of Le Jules Vernes and Brasserie Lipp) and is managed by Plecard (owner of Schober, Milchbar, etc.). You access it buy crossing Modissa shop, take the lift and press to the 6th floor button. For lunch, you can choose a menu around Fr. 28. For the apero, you will make your choice in the large cocktail list. The sun exposition is really warm, so avoid the worst hours (12h – 16h).

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The Neumarkt (Neumarkt 15, 8001 Zuerich): the shaded garden of the restaurant Neumarkt is chill, quite and simply beautiful. Right place to enjoy a lunch with friends, a romantic dinner or simply spend hours reading a book with a coffee.