International Cuisine guide to Switzerland

If you are looking for a little taste of home, then Switzerland will surely not disappoint. You can find almost any type of dish in this multicultural nation and there are a few that stand out in each major city. Here are some of the most recommended eateries to try out.



Le Chef  – Mediterranean

This exquisite fine dining establishment has an elegant simple atmosphere with exceptional service. The menu is complete with gluten free and vegetarian options and a wine list to get excited about. Located at Wildbachstrasse 42 | 8008 Zurich, Zurich Zürich 8008

My Kitchen – Malaysian

A quick Malaysian escape in the middle of Zurich! This traditional Malaysian restaurant is titled the best in the city. There are friendly staff hosting your experience with all the typical Malaysian inspired dishes available. Open for lunch and dinner Monday through Saturday.


L’Epicentre – International

Located in between Plainpalais and the hospital, this international restaurant has a unique decor of retro furnishings and a spice themed menu. There are exceptional wine pairings for those with a liquid palate and vegetarian options as well. Open for lunch through to dinner Monday – Friday.

Izumi – Japanese

Located on the rooftop of the Four Seasons hotel, Izumi has an exceptional view of Lake Geneva and an exquisite menu. This restaurant is rated the third best restaurant in Geneva and it is one of the only places in the city serving Japanese-fusion cuisine, complete with Sake. Open daily for lunch and offering two seatings nightly at 7pm and 9pm for dinner



Chevel Blanc – French

Located within the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois, this fine dining French restaurant doesn’t miss a beat. Rated as the best restaurant in Basel on Trip Advisor and offering over 800 wines from the Chateau Chevel Blanc, it is a wino’s paradise. The menu will surely not disappoint those with a prestige palette.

Bel Etage – International, Mediterranean, European

Located on the 1st floor of the Art Hotel in Basel, this delicious fine dining restaurant is a delight. Offering a more intimate dining experience, the restaurant only seats 80 people throughout a four-room establishment. There is the option to create your own private room within the restaurant upon special request.   

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