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Oepfelchammer is a nice pub, which is famous for its association with the city’s literary son, Gottfried Keller. Located in the heart of the Old Town, this is the oldest, originally preserved pub in Zürich and where typical Swiss cuisine and high-quality wine can be enjoyed.

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.