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Le Pain Quotidien

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Coulouvreniere Rois
Belgian, Organic, Sandwiches, Bakeries
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Boulevard Georges Favon 32, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
0227818190
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Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Brunch

We had a Sunday brunch for two at Least Pain Quotidien. When we arrived it was fairly crowded but we luckily still found a table. We both took the classic brunch menu and were slightly disappointed by the quantity. The eggs were obviously microwave-cooked in their serving bowl. It's a shame to have... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
Beatrice k
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Geneva, Switzerland
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We had a Sunday brunch for two at Least Pain Quotidien. When we arrived it was fairly crowded but we luckily still found a table. We both took the classic brunch menu and were slightly disappointed by the quantity. The eggs were obviously microwave-cooked in their serving bowl. It's a shame to have to pay 60+ chf for microwaved eggs.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

came here for a sunday brunch. the food itself is decent. but the drinks had no taste (ice tea and orange juice). Kinda a expensive too. service really bad. not sure if I would go back

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Geneva, Switzerland
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3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Not welcomed, service was incredibly slow and when it arrived did not smile, help or try to be pleasant. Food was average to say the least. The poultry tartine had little poulet. Then when I paid the bill and was over charged by 10chf and my recept not offered and disposed of behind counter by the waitress. A great food... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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127 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I cannot believe! I used to love this place so much. A few years back I was weekly going to PQ. Now, the food is really average and the staff so not responsive... Such a shame!

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Liverpool
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Having been to two other off these Restaurants in New York and Brussels this was by far the worst. I would definitely not go back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The place is not very big and when we arrived at 11 a.m. on saturday it was already full, but besides small table there is also a big one that you can share with others. Wee took the brunch and it was very good. You can choose between 3 different menus for brunch, a hot drink + orange juice. The... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Not Swiss at all but still a great place to order a coffee and croissant. I saw people having some nice breakfasts too. Cosy, not pretentious.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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18 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I have been at "Le Pain Quotidien" in Paris, in Madrid and the 3 stores in Geneva. The ones in Geneva have constantly shortage of viennoiserie. If you get there for brunch after 11:00-12:00 forget it, some of the viennoiserie will me missing (like croissant, brioche, etc) or just… all of them!!! On the other hand I am not the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The tables are very small and it takes forever for someone to come get your order. On top of it, if you pull out a laptop they will tell you that "the internet doesn't work", which is really the short for "you're not welcome to work here". I won't come back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This bakery really helped make our 18 hrs in Geneva very memorable. We were touring around the early morning in Geneva while people were sleeping in, when after some time we got hungry and were blown away with the quality of their breakfast, the beauty of their interior, the kindness of their service, and the swiss chocolate hot chocolate. Honestly,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Boulevard Georges Favon 32, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Coulouvreniere Rois
  • Neighborhood: Coulouvreniere Rois
  • Phone Number: 0227818190

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 16
  • Cuisine: Belgian, Organic, Sandwiches, Bakeries

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