About Pavillon

The Pavillon team introduces itself

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Aurélien Blanc

Restaurant Manager



Marc Almert

Chef Sommelier Baur au Lac and Baur au Lac Vins


Maximilian Müller

Chef de Cuisine


The Pavillon - Gourmet Restaurant in the Heart of Zurich

The Pavillon is the gourmet restaurant in Zurich for upmarket and modern French cuisine. Award-winning with 18 Gault Millau points and two Michelin Stars, the exquisite restaurant is one of the best in Switzerland. Designed by the star architect, Pierre-Yves Rochon, the Pavillon integrates harmoniously into the landscape. The magnificent rotunda also offers a breath-taking and exclusive view over the park and Lake Zurich. Along with the Restaurant Pavillon’s exquisite award-winning cuisine, guests have an exceptionally enjoyable experience in a relaxed atmosphere. Whether it is a special occasion or an official business lunch - the Pavillon team turns every occasion into an unforgettable experience.

Not only “see and be seen” - Restaurant Pavillon

Despite its wonderfully beautiful location, the Pavillon’s focus clearly lies on meals and enjoyment. Traditional French ingredients, mixed with modern, international herbs and spices, captivate all of the senses and show off the upmarket award-winning kitchen. The Pavillon impresses due to the quality of its dishes and the excellence of its service. The various menus are outstanding compositions of the finest dishes and each one comes with the perfect wine which is personally selected by host Aurelién Blanc. A perfect harmony! The always changing menus do not only give the guest the opportunity to experience the terrific kitchen in all of its different varieties, they also give the kitchen the opportunity to adapt the menus to the season.

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“Contemporary Fine Dining”

In the Pavillon, casual ambiance meets the culinary refinement of fine dining. With his simple and down-to-earth interpretations of classic Haute Cuisine, the kitchen team creates very unique versions of the French and international award-winning kitchen. With a refined way of cooking and the preparation of high-quality products, the meals are given something that no other gourmet restaurant in Zurich offers. Even for special requests, like a vegetarian food option, the kitchen proves itself spontaneously inventive, there is a certain flexibility available in the preparation process due to the dishes being freshly created.

The Pavillon’s award-winning kitchen team

Your host in the Pavillon is restaurant manager, Aurélien Blanc. He and his team take guests with them on a short journey of relaxation and happiness to see them smiling again after their visit.

The culinary team gladly gives its creativity free roam to constantly surprise and win over the guests with new creations. The Pavillon's gourmet cuisine is imaginative, exquisite and exceptional.  The Pavillon represents a dynamic, seasonal kitchen which plays with the interaction of individual products and always perfects the interplay of individual components into an exciting menu. Using the perfectly thought-out combination of exquisite aromas our chefs create a unique experience of pleasure which sets connoisseurs’ hearts aflutter.
Our pâtissier dazzles the guests with his unconventional and excellent dessert creations.

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Fresh, regional and seasonal - one of the Top Restaurants in Zurich

The Pavillon team places particular value on the quality of the products which are processed and served in one of the Top Restaurants in Zurich. This means the fish is always wild and the veal homegrown. Only the centre of the fillet is served and flour from Switzerland is used exclusively for our home-made bread. The sourdough bread with its beer crust results from an exclusive collaboration with flour from Zurich and beer from the town brewery.

The magic of the Pavillon

Also, enjoy the Pavillon’s wonderful culinary creations! Experience extravagant dishes in the exclusive ambiance of our gourmet restaurants in Zurich and allow the breath-taking view over the park and the lake enchant you. Reserve your table now and experience the finest award-winning kitchen in elegant and stylish surroundings.

You can make your reservation here. We are looking forward to your visit!

Talstrasse 1
8001 Zurich, Switzerland
+41 44 220 50 22,