Lausanne restaurants to use sidewalks and parking spaces until March 2021

Lausanne restaurants to use sidewalks and parking spaces until March 2021

Sept. 9, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
Cafes and restaurants in Lausanne have been told they can continue to use the public space outside their establishmen...
Calls for government to push single contact tracing app for social scene

Calls for government to push single contact tracing app for social scene

Aug. 31, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
There are calls for the government to intervene and push through a single app to allow for easy contact tracing for t...
Restaurant owners frustrated over social distancing hypocrisy

Restaurant owners frustrated over social distancing hypocrisy

June 17, 2020, 10:29 a.m.
Restaurant owners are becoming increasingly frustrated about social distancing rules, which is cutting the capacity o...
Restaurants add 'hygiene surcharge' to price of meal

Restaurants add 'hygiene surcharge' to price of meal

May 29, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
Some restaurants are charging a so-called ‘hygiene surcharge’ on food and drink. 
Restaurant diners to leave name and number as part of new rules

Restaurant diners to leave name and number as part of new rules

May 6, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Anyone who wants to go out for a drink or a meal on Monday will have to leave their name and phone number. 
Restaurant burglar suspected of leaving ID at crime scene

Restaurant burglar suspected of leaving ID at crime scene

May 4, 2020, 9:56 a.m.
A burglar who stole cash from a Thai restaurant in Zurich will be kicking himself for being so forgetful – he l...
Video showing toilet brush contaminating salad used to blackmail restaurant

Video showing toilet brush contaminating salad used to blackmail restaurant

May 1, 2020, 7:52 a.m.
A restauranteur in Zurich is refusing to be blackmailed after a video appeared on YouTube which shows someone using a...
Fast food restaurant demand outstrips supply

Fast food restaurant demand outstrips supply

April 28, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
As hopes rise of life becoming more normal – one question being asked most commonly on social media is - what w...
Covid-19 Updates: Ticino lockdown extended and masks not mandatory

Covid-19 Updates: Ticino lockdown extended and masks not mandatory

April 23, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Ticino’s lockdown is to be extended until May 3 - instead of starting to ease restrictions on Monday, along wit...
Restaurant regulars pre-pay for meals over fear that many will go bankrupt

Restaurant regulars pre-pay for meals over fear that many will go bankrupt

April 23, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
Restaurants in cantons Geneva and Vaud are asking regular clients to pre-pay for meals to make sure they can pay thei...
Ticino hopes for strong summer to combat service industry losses

Ticino hopes for strong summer to combat service industry losses

April 20, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
As Switzerland starts to look ahead to life outside the lockdown, restaurateurs and hoteliers in the worst hit canton...
Restaurant owner fined for selling hotdogs in car park

Restaurant owner fined for selling hotdogs in car park

April 16, 2020, 10:15 a.m.
A restauranteur in canton Sankt Gallen is fuming after authorities took his license away to sell hotdogs from a cart ...
Restaurant's unruly children sign starts Facebook debate

Restaurant's unruly children sign starts Facebook debate

Jan. 15, 2020, 9:11 a.m.
A restaurant just inside Italy on the Graubünden border is causing a social media spat after the owner put up a ...
Thai restaurant defends against robber with wok

Thai restaurant defends against robber with wok

Oct. 30, 2019, 7:51 a.m.
A woman who owns a Thai restaurant in Grenchen in Solothurn is being hailed a hero after she beat off a potential rob...
Man found bleeding in restaurant after stabbing attack

Man found bleeding in restaurant after stabbing attack

Oct. 24, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
A man has been seriously injured in a stabbing attack in canton Thurgau.
Domino's Pizza to move out of Switzerland

Domino's Pizza to move out of Switzerland

Oct. 18, 2019, 8:56 a.m.
Domino’s Pizza is pulling the plug on Switzerland. 
Far-right fight breaks out in Zurich

Far-right fight breaks out in Zurich

Sept. 23, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Restaurant goers had to flee after a fight broke out in Niederdorf in Zurich on Saturday afternoon. 
Job ad specifying 'male candidates only' deemed illegal

Job ad specifying 'male candidates only' deemed illegal

Aug. 27, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A Chinese restaurant in Zurich is under fire for placing a job advert which specifically asked for male candidates on...
Adult phone service adverts played on McDonald's TV

Adult phone service adverts played on McDonald's TV

Nov. 6, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A McDonald’s restaurant is apologizing after TV screens showed adverts for adult phone and web services.
Two missing after Sankt Gallen restaurant fire

Two missing after Sankt Gallen restaurant fire

Oct. 9, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
Two people remain missing after a restaurant fire at the weekend.
Restaurant owner takes law into own hands

Restaurant owner takes law into own hands

Aug. 28, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Lucerne police are warning about people taking the law into their own hands after restauranteur published the picture...
‘Chef of the Century’ Joël Robuchon dies in Geneva

‘Chef of the Century’ Joël Robuchon dies in Geneva

Aug. 7, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
The French master chef Joël Robuchon, who was awarded more than 30 Michelin stars, has died in Geneva at the age...
Three injured in Rapperswil knife attack

Three injured in Rapperswil knife attack

April 9, 2018, 6:53 a.m.
Three restaurant workers were injured in a knife attack in Rapperswil on Saturday night – one of them seriously.
Lausanne train buffet to go veggie

Lausanne train buffet to go veggie

Oct. 7, 2016, 9:21 a.m.
Only vegetarian food will be on the menu at the train station buffet in Lausanne when a new restaurant takes up resid...
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