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Kaufleuten is a large complex in the city centre with bars and clubs, plus a stylish restaurant with European dishes. At night, the club attracts a good mix of hardcore clubbers and young professionals. Kaufleuten was recently voted one of the world’s best party venues by Wall Street Journal. Here you should definitely dress to impress.

Bars & Nightlife

The best cafes and bars are located in the area of Niederdorf, especially along the riverside Limmatquai, which is a pleasant place to sit, people watch and enjoy a beverage of choice. Live rock and jazz are available in plenty of venues. The city has a burgeoning local scene that offers rich pickings for live music. There is also a dynamic club scene, which covers the gamut from techno to salsa.