Restaurant Belcanto

Restaurant Belcanto

Located directly next to the Opernhaus Zürich, just a few minutes’ walk from the Stadelhofen railway station, the Belcanto Restaurant features a singular view like nowhere else in Zurich: While you relax in the restaurant’s calm atmosphere, you can take in the hustle and bustle of the Sechseläutenplatz, as the blue expanse of Lake Zurich glitters in the background. To complement this unique setting, the Belcanto Restaurant offers an array of gastronomic delights: a wide-ranging, modern menu full of traditional Zurich specialties awaits you. Whether as part of a visit to the Opernhaus, for a special dinner for two, a jovial celebration, a business dinner, or simply to soak up some sun on our spacious summer terrace – there’s no better place to be. The Belcanto Restaurant is home to a culinary experience guaranteed to tantalize all of your senses.

96% of the guests recommend us! Many thanks!

What our guests say: 
Bookatable, 4.3/5 Stars



Restaurant Belcanto

Loyalty pays off!
You’ll receive your personal Belcarte, which keeps a record of your visits.
Once you’ve reached 500 sales points, you’ll automatically receive a discount of CHF 15 off the bill at your next visit.


Book a table online here.

Phone +41 44 268 64 64

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Unser heutiges Mittagsmenu finden Sie hier


If the leaves will not fall from the tree there will be a harsh winter.
(Farmers saying)

You take your time to enjoy a meal; our kitchen crew will takte the time to cook for you.

Our goal are satisfied and delighted guests. Belive us, our kitchen crew enjoys peeling, cutting, cooking and preparing a meal with fresh ingredients. 

Enjoy it- we wish you a wonderful stay.

Here you will find our menu in English.
You can also find a selection of our dishes on Instagram.

Fondue Chinoise

Enjoy the view over Lake Zurich and the Sechseläutenplatz in a cosy atmosphere with a Fondue Chinoise à discrétion with the best meat from the region and our delicious homemade sauces.

Mixed meat from the region
French fries, rice and salad
Homemade sauces
CHF 58.00

We only offer the Fondue Chinoise with a 3-day reservation. 

044 268 64 64
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Wine list

We are always on the hunt for the best vintners in Switzerland and the surrounding countries. With our wine list, we present vintages that highlight their producers’ passion and skill – from the very first sip.

Location and Hours of operation

Location and how to reach us

The best way to reach the Belcanto Restaurant is via public transport: Tram No. 2 or 4 to the «Opernhaus» stop, tram No. 8, 11, or 15 to the «Stadelhofen» stop, or tram No. 5 or 9 to the «Bellevue» stop. From Zurich’s main station, take the S-Bahn to the Stadelhofen station.

Timetable information:

Cars can be parked in the Opéra park garage directly adjacent to the Opernhaus Zürich. From there, take the connecting passageway to the Opernhaus box office. The elevator located in the box office takes you directly to the Belcanto Restaurant.

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Hours of operation

Monday to Sunday: 11.30 to 24.00
Our kitchen is open continually from 11.30 to 23.00.

Opening hours over the holidays

Tuesday, 24 December 2019, closed.
Wednsday, 25 Deccember 2020, closed.
Tuesday, 31 December 2019, 16.00 to 02.00.
Wednsday, 1 January 2020, 16.00 to 24.00.

Dinner mit Musik


Mescolare, mix. In our new series, we mix art with culinary delights, tradition with modernity and the known with the unknown. In astounding, stimulating and enjoyable evenings, the young artists of the International Opera Studio and the Orchestra Academy of the Philharmonia Zurich present themselves in an informal, intimate setting. Between the musical blocks, René Hostettler, chef at Restaurant Belcanto, will take up the theme of the evening with culinary delights in a specially created 3-course menu. Mescolare invites you to discover, marvel and laugh. We look forward to welcoming you to our restaurant Belcanto.