- 25hours Hotel Langstrasse
After the opening of 25hours Hotel Zurich West, the second house of the hotel group opened its doors on 1 April, 2017.
- 25hours Hotel Zürich West
The hotel lobby with its central bar is a bustling market place for hotel guests, locals and the district’s hipster crowd alike.
If you love retro & vintage objects, 2punkt2 is a must.
The famous line, that connects the Kreis 4 and 5 district.
What used to be a local dive has been transformed into a bright and cheerful restaurant.
- Amok Männermodedesign
Fashions to suit men of any age – made in Switzerland.
- Andrea Hinnen
Andrea Hinnen lives and breathes textile design!
- Anne-Martine Perriard
This is fabrication maison at its best.
- Asandri Studio
The two globetrotter’s keen sense for aesthetics radiates from each & every object in their studio.
- Atelier Volvox
Beautiful materials and objects that put poetry into our everyday lives.
There’s no nicer way to spend Sunday afternoon than on the Bäckeranlage.
Balboa is not your typical gym; Balboa is a movement.
You enter into the heart of the Basman family with all your senses.
The main reason punters flock to the Kalkbreite is the choice of moderately priced and mouth-watering specialities.
Beetnut is the first plant-based restaurant in Switzerland.
Beige is always in season, this concept is the credo behind all designs by Manuela Helg and Karin Maurer.
- Bliss Modern Antiques
Bliss stocks a generous 150 square metres of furniture, lamps and living accessories with a strong hint of nostalgia.
- Bogen F
The times when Bogen F was just an insider tip for music fans have long past.
Bogen33 offers a broad selection of vintage furniture from the 20th century.
The combination of timeless classics and fresh young design creates that special energy of Bord.
It was high time that local hero, stylist & PR pro opened his own menswear boutique, BrankoB.
A trusted address for Zurich’s fashion & design aficionados.
- Café du Bonheur
Café du Bonheur is a boulevard café the likes of which the city on the Limmat has never seen before.
- Café Noir
If there were a prize for Zurich’s best café, this place would be in the running.
Calvados is a sports bar, summer terrace, taproom, and the place to meet up for an apéro – or go disco dancing now and then all in one.
Canzoniere is Italian for a collection of sonnets and canzones, and this songbook of a restaurant is an uplifting hymn of genuine hospitality.
This new concept store is focused entirely on African Living – with all its color and diversity.
- Cinchona Bar
The Cinchona Bar at 25hours Hotel in Langstrasse is the perfect place to get away from it all.
- Claudia Güdel
Claudia Güdel takes time for timeless designs.
You are on Cloud8 as soon as you walk into Claudia Stebler’s lovely shop for partner and wedding rings made of ecological gold.
- Collab Zürich
This is where fashion-conscious shoppers and style explorers find exactly what they’re looking for.
- Coming Soon
Sooner or later, the destination of anyone who loves Vietnamese cuisine definitely has to be the restaurant Coming Soon.
- Coté West Living
The individual living style alive and kicking at Coté West never ceases to surprise.
- Deflorin & Brun
Claudia Deflorin and Bruno Strüby design and tailor collections for men and women in their studio-cum-store.
- Die Macherei
Right next door to Zurich’s newest cultural centre Kosmos is yet another microcosm – and it goes by the name of Die Macherei.
In the small space of her store, Kathrin Dieng and her team convey something far removed from our established ideas of fashion.
Dings offers fashionistas a wide choice of clothes, shoes, bags and accessories from well-known labels as well as hot tips beyond the mainstream.
Waiting to be discovered by women with style & taste at Dotti’s Lovely Vintage + Labels are more than 40 different brands.
- Duplikat Buch & Papier
Alone the verve, in our digital age, to go against the grain and open an analogue book and stationary store.
- EGO Movement
The name of the new velo for the It-crowd is E-Bike.
“Einzigart – selected design” gives you things you fall in love with because they’re the way they should be.
- El Pimpi
El Pimpi is the kind of familiar restaurant that lives and breathes the art of being a good neighbour.
- Elfe 11
These functional pieces are created to seamlessly bring a bit of elegance into every day and that special occasion.
There are items of clothing we all need for every day and that see us through hot and cold days alike.
Zurich’s newest hotspot!
- F+F Schule für Kunst und Design
Welcome to the runway for a career in fashion!
- Fabric Frontline
Fabric Frontline is Switzerland’s biggest luxury brand for high-quality accessories.
Awaiting customers at the incredibly beautiful Fabrikat shop are handcrafted products with timeless splendor.
City lifestyle, stylish understatement and sustainable values go hand in hand at Feinraus.
The studio of Fiona-K is an eclectic potpourri of creations full of imagination.
- Fjord Möbel
Offered at Fjord Möbel are carefully curated classics of the 20th century – mostly of Scandinavian provenance.
- Format + Souze
Format + Souze is where the collections of two Swiss labels come together.
- Freitag Flagship Store
A skyscraper of a slightly different kind and one of Zurich’s top attractions.
- Freitag Store Grüngasse
The FREITAG store located on Grüngasse 21 is the first that doesn’t smell a bit like tarps – in fact, it’s sales area is dedicated entirely to the F-ABRIC clothing collection.
- Friedhof Sihlfeld
Wherever people live, they unfortunately also pass away.
Gartenhof with its spacious summer garden has got to be one of the most beautiful open-air restaurants in town.
- Gelateria di Berna
The Swiss capital of all ice cream parlours has been at home at Brupbacherplatz since 2017.
Hardhof at Albisriederplatz is famous for their good old Swiss favourites.
At first sight, it looks grey, cold and forbidding – in stark contrast to the otherwise madly colourful Kreis 4 district.
- Hera Zürich
Hera Zurich – for the goddess of today and for happily ever after.
- Herman's Wohnzimmer
Home away from home in Zurich’s Chreis Cheib district.
Why go elsewhere when some of the best food available is just around the corner.
- Hochparterre Bücher
Let’s just forget the uninspired selection of books most shops stock and turn to a bookseller we can trust.
- Honig Kuchen
A charming neighbourhood shop.
- Hotel Bar
Only that this bar does not have a hotel to go with it.
- Houdini Kino/Bar
If you have a burning passion for captivating cinema, then you have to pay a visit to this film palace.
- Ida Gut
As a pioneer of the vibrant Zurich fashion scene, Ida Gut creates unmistakable clothing with style for everyday.
The place to be in Kreis 3 is Idaplatz.
- Im Viadukt
Even though local and long-distance trains roll atop this shopping mile at cyberpeed, nobody will ever be left out at Im Viadukt.
A restaurant that always welcomes you just like the first time and that feels like a home away from home.
- J.B. Labat
The focus isn’t on the amber nectar so much as on rare and valuable spirits.
A creative and uncomplicated cuisine focused on local & sustainable products.
- John Baker
Bread made by John Baker is the finest, most crispy, freshest, most lovingly baked all over town.
An oasis at the heart of the Kreis 5 district.
- Kafi fürDich
Here at this uncomplicated, laid-back oasis of wellbeing in the Kreis 4 district, everyone’s welcome – just no stress, please.
- Kalkbreite Optik
Everyone in search of eyewear far off the beaten track will find exactly what they are looking for at Kalkbreite Optik.
- Kari Kari
At Kari Kari, sustainability is not an empty sales promise.
- Kästner's Söhne
Furniture designed to last for years.
- KAZU Atelier & Store
Her clientele loves her bold interpretations of traditional Japanese designs.
- Kenner by Dominik Bachmann
Kenner is the men’s outfitter with everything a man needs to make an elegant appearance.
- Kevin In The Woods
Kevin In The Woods combines practicality and style whatever the weather.
A multifaceted selection from timeless fashion to Japanese ceramic and from playful to functional.
Japanese cuisine is far more than just sushi and sashimi.
Alongside its own label, Kommod carries other collections manufactured fairly in its assortment, including clothing for toddlers.
Kosmos is not only a universe of culinary delights but also of high culture – from greater arthouse cinema in six theatres to podium discussions and even exhibitions.
- Lily's Factory
The clear-cut concept is obvious not only from the atmosphere but also from the freshly prepared dishes.
- Lily's Original
The Asian cuisine served here is plain and simple, classic and good, and healthy too!
Once a brewery, today a hotspot for contemporary art.
- Lux Plus
One-of-a-kind throughout Switzerland, the Lux Plus boutique offers an unequaled eclectic mix of vintage & new.
- Maison Blunt
The right environment to smoke a water pipe, eat a couscous, and drink some marvellously fresh mint tea.
- Making Little Things
Fashion for the little ones.
- Making Things Women
A carefully selected product mix of fairly produced clothing and original accessories from Swiss or international labels.
- Manu Propria
The store offers a range of fashionable, yet classically timeless glasses to suit any taste or face.
A harmonious combination of clear-cut lines, discreet details and elegant, about-town designs with unusual fabrics.
- Medien Form Farbe
The future needs forming.
Minimöbl makes a kid’s room fun!
- Möbel Zürich
A mecca for fans of vintage furniture.
The Battle of Morgarten takes a peaceful turn here, and if there were any kind of quarrel at the Morgarten Bar, it would be in the kitchen – but only over the best recipes.
- Museum für Gestaltung Zürich
Discover high-quality design items with scarcity value and a carefully selected choice of design classics.
Handcrafted spectacles made of state-of-the-art materials.
Product designers Domenic and Dorothée have created a world full of unique and fascinating objects.
This store is a treasure-trove of furniture that lives and breathes history.
- Olé Olé Bar
Stepping out until deep into the night, evening for evening, is a unique blend of happy guests.
- On y va Marché
This is where women’s shoes marked both by classic elegance and a stylish signature from the relaunched label La Garçonne are designed and sold.
A public, open green space that includes a pavilion and playground.
- Projekt Ponicanova
Textile designer Zuzana Ponicanova has a passion for materials and creates nonconformist clothing.
- Qwstion Store
Qwstion’s bags are cleverly camouflaged rucksacks that are rugged and adaptable to see urbanite multitaskers.
If RecRec were at home in New York, it would be a magnet for music buffs worldwide.
There’s no warehouse; all furniture is made to order.
- Restaurant Markthalle
Market-fresh cuisine is literally what it’s all about here.
- Restaurant Viadukt
At Restaurant Viadukt the focus is on light, innovative and naturally seasonal cuisine.
- Riffraff Kino/Bar/Bistro
Riffraff has four screens, a bistro and an edgy bar.
Young hatter Julian Huber revived Switzerland’s last hat manufacturer Risa, founded in 1919.
Salon, the reinterpreted, modern and tastefully designed bistro with French flair.
Home cooking like at Nonna’s!
Sato is best described with the word home.
It doesn’t take much for smart shoppers to live in luxury – this wonderfully curated shop with products and gifts galore is more than enough.
The dishes made of fresh ingredients served here are designed to share.
High-quality niche products that are well worth discovering.
- Schweizerische Textilfachschule
The STF is a college specializing in fashion, textiles and business management.
- Sec52 – Die Buchhandlung
Sec52 is a paradise of the printed word and a desert island for stranded readers.
- Si o No
The place where the neighbourhood gets together.
This very special store for household goods is known for its high-quality products.
After making her mark on the Swiss fashion scene for years with Paradis des innocents, Simone Klemm now has a brand new bag with Simpelthen.
Resins get your creativity flowing and at Patricia Gottet’s, they come in all shapes and sizes.
Sitio is a shop, studio and showroom all in one.
Pizza and salad never tasted so good!
Soeder* is a department store en miniature with a wide range of must-haves.
- Sogar Theater
It may be small, but you’d need to look long and hard to find a theatre company as big on performance as this one.
Here, indestructible Swiss design icons are offered second-hand in all shapes and colours.
With a bar, books and “the boards that mean the world” as poet Friedrich Schiller put it – this is where three Bs come full Sphère!
Feel like getting away from everyday stress for a little blissful relaxation?
- Street-Files Viadukt
Inspired by the team’s favourite cities, Street-Files relies on timeless, no-frills looks from avant-garde brands.
- Street-Files Studio
Nothing’s as inspiring as fashion straight from the streets.
- Svitalia, Design, And
Svitalia stands for the design and manufacture of high-quality designer products such as furniture and fittings.
It’s all over the bush telegraph that Tarzan does his own collection in 100% organically cultivated and certified cotton.
Gourmets from all walks of life have been flocking to the new location of this congenial young crew of restaurateurs at Lochergut who are all addicted to one thing — Momos.
- The Chair
The Chair is a furniture store that focuses on the centrepiece of any room designed for relaxation — Chairs.
- The Gloss
Eighteen years ago, back when the Kreis 5 district still had its rough industrial character, The Gloss already set up shop in the midst of a district in transition.
A world of wonders that is chock full of beautifully crafted things dedicated to nordic design.
Uniqum brings customers seeking gifts for everyday and not-so-everyday use to the mecca of feel-good vibes in Bäckerstrasse.
If you set out to walk from the Kreis 4 district to the Kreis 5 district, you’ll normally have to go below ground.
Viadukt*3 – Tisch & Stuhl in Bogen33 demonstrates that Wood is an absolute must!
The aroma of freshly ground coffee from ViCafe’s very own roaster gets everybody’s juices flowing.
Nowhere in Zürich will you feel the passion of surfing more directly than here.
As its name suggests, the “House of the People” is a cosmopolitan venue where people come to see and be seen.
Whether it’s for yourself or your best friends — this store has something for everyone.
- Wood Factory
The Wood Factory is a veritable treasure-trove for individualists with an eye for real craftsmanship.
- Wow Props
Used objects are not only upcycled here but also reinterpreted for true individuality.
- Xenix und Kanzleiflohmarkt
In summer, particularly, the Kanzlei grounds swarm with a very mixed bunch of individuals.
With its modular furnishing system, Xilobis has entered the upper reaches of the design world.
- Yooji's Josef
On this menu alongside daily fresh sushi and sashimi are also Asian soups, salads and snacks or even the Hawaiian brother of sushi — poké.
Some already say – only months after its opening – that Yu-An is the best Japanese restaurant in town.
A shop-slash-studio all about an intensive exchange with designers.
- Zum guten Glück
The perfect refreshments to go with this new art de vivre are the savoury pancakes or the waffles that are famous all over town.
- Zürcher Hochschule der Künste
Zurich University of the Arts offers a broad, forward-looking education in design at Bachelor’s and Master’s levels.
VBZ stop: Limmatplatz, Tram/Bus No.: 4, 13, 17, 32
Let’s just forget the uninspired selection of books most shops stock and turn to a bookseller we can trust. Hochparterre is in a class of its own when you’re looking for a wide range of authentic, specialized literature, plus a wealth of publications and magazines, reading material and images on all things to do with architecture.