We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Old Crow

Open Now: 5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Review Highlights
Hidden in Old Town - Worth Finding

Was told by a colleague the Old Crow was a great place to go for a drink before heading out to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Severn, Canada
via mobile
Great Atmosphere, drinks and prices

OK, so the prices are Swiss, but for the middle of Zurich they are very reasonable. The drinks... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Zurich, Switzerland
Read all 156 reviews
All photos (56)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
The Old Crow Bar stands for a choice of more than 1600 spirits with a special eye mark on whiskies. Apart from classic cocktails prepared with much knowhow to meet the wishes and the tastes of every client, we also serve some rare or even forgotten...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
See all hours
Schwanengasse 4, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 43 233 53 35
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Zurich
from US$20.50
More Info
from US$399.80
More Info
Lucerne City Tour
105 Reviews
from US$60.50
More Info
from US$59.50
More Info
Reviews (156)
Filter reviews
98 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews cocktail bar quality drinks unique selection pre dinner view of the water old town widder bar bourbons markus negroni collector rennweg europe collection
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 98 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was told by a colleague the Old Crow was a great place to go for a drink before heading out to dinner. Enjoyed the walk trying to find it, but once inside, a warm welcome awaits from staff. This is a very cosy pub, it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank HawksFan74
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

One of the bartender was being rude all the time. When my friend arrived I tried to open the door for her, the bartender was mad and said "It is locked, I AM the door man!" And when we were leaving, he didn't do anything...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tzwang918
Reviewed 15 October 2018

OK, so the prices are Swiss, but for the middle of Zurich they are very reasonable. The drinks were great - and there is quite a range of interesting alternatives as well as the old favourites. Don't arrive too late though, as they limit the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pingp0ng
Reviewed 21 September 2018

If you are a big cocktail person, this place is a must try when in Zurich. They have some very cool and different drinks. The garden seating is a plus because its in a quaint part of town, very quiet and you can hear the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Babitha M
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We discovered this pub while staying in the old town. It is situation down a narrow cobblestone street and we would not have found it unless someone at the our hotel told us about it. It is very cozy ,and must have every kind of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

In the picturesque Rennweg you find this treasure of a bar. A few former bartender from Widder Bar found their own place. I want to mention nothing else, just experience it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mrsorso
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Old Crow is pretty hidden in old town, but once you find it, you will see the relaxed atmosphere inside. The truly have so many choice of alcohol and one of the best gins in town.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NanaG457
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Where to start? One of the best experiences I had was sipping cocktails at the backyard of this place, surrounded by tall apartment houses and buildings. The cocktails are very specially made and were exceptional. I attacked the whiskey based cocktail section with gusto and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AbhisekG26
Reviewed 27 June 2018

First let me qualify this review. I am a dusty bourbon collector. I have bourbon that is pre-prohibition up to the present. I have had some really amazing bourbons over the years. I rarely drink bourbon out because what I have is usually better than...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ghasenei
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Incredible bar and staff with a very large selection of whiskeys, wines, and cocktails. Staff was very helpful, knowledgable, and welcoming. Fully stocked with difficult (and near impossible) to find spirits. Great for true collectors or anyone just wanting to have a good drink in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jonathan R
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 138 nearby hotels
118 reviews
.04 km away
Widder Hotel
590 reviews
.10 km away
Storchen Zurich
950 reviews
.12 km away
Marktgasse Hotel
232 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,195 nearby restaurants
315 reviews
.05 km away
536 reviews
.04 km away
Ristorante Bindella
579 reviews
.16 km away
La Rotisserie
315 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 616 nearby attractions
839 reviews
.10 km away
526 reviews
.15 km away
222 reviews
.17 km away
St. Peterskirche
493 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Old Crow staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines