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Le Lacustre

5, Quai General Guisan, Geneva, Switzerland (Rues-Basses Longemalle)
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Ranked #608 of 1,213 Restaurants in Geneva
Price range: $55 - $111
Neighborhood: Rues-Basses Longemalle
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Took the family there for lunch. Lovely sunny day and on the river front Food was ok. Location is very good But the service was truly shocking. Needs to ask for coffee 3 times, bill 4 times ... Would not recommend at all

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Geneva, Switzerland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

located in the centre of Geneva, tucked away between bridge, lac and shopping district, this place is always full with shoppers, tourist or business lunchers. the drawback is that the service is stretched, especially if the terasse is open. sort of good fall-back option, food is good but not great. pizza is ok, but overall fairly expensive.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The setting for this restaurant is great as a visitor to Geneva, being right on the lake. The food was fresh and tasty. I had the raw fish appetizer and grilled swordfish as my main course. Try the bread, it was one of the highlights of the meal.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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249 reviews 249 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Fantastic setting; great views of the river; good food - Al fresco on a beautiful sunny autumn day; sadly service was a bit "indifferent"......staff neither friendly or helpful - I felt they grudgingly tolerated the presence of their patrons. After an active wander around I must say I enjoyed that overall I enjoyed my experience here.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Wandered by this place while out walking and looking for a place to eat. Loved the location on this beautiful September evening. There were 3 in our party and we each had something different. The gnocchi dish was really nice. The gnocchi were firm and cooked just right and seasoned well. My pasta dish with mushrooms was also very tasty.... More

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Orange County, California
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77 reviews 77 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Without a reservation on a Saturday night during the Davis Cup tennis tournament, the staff found a way to accommodate us. The location in Geneva is unparalleled; right on the water with outside seating. The food was excellent and served timely. The risotto is wonderful. The wine list is complete with good choices at most price point. Our waitress, Christelle,... More

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Bridgnorth, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We each had a nice pasta dish in the lovely outdoor seating area, which is a great spot by the lake. The food really was delicious, and was reasonably priced. unfortunately I can't be as positive about the staff, very abrupt and unnatentive, took what felt a lifetime to take our order in what seemed like quite a quiet period... More

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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110 reviews 110 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Enjoyed a superb lunch at this delightful lakeside location , relaxed , nice staff , superb fare , .... Try the tuna tarter with avocado and some pleasant rose .... I found the whole experience spot on , who could not enjoy this and pretty decent vale given Swiss franc and location !

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

This unfortunate restaurant is positioned at the best location in geneva, but has below average performance, they have a large menu with lots of variety , which i think make them unable to master their job, Their tomato soup is excellent, their salad is very good , their interecote cocked to perfection but, the meat has some hard fat and... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Ate dinner with a friend. Ordered a burrata cheese, which is rare to find. Asked to confirm that it was going to be a burrata and not a mozzarella. Was explictly reassured by the waiter. Was served....a sliced mozzarella! Asked the waiter (different one) whether that was a burrata and she said 'absolutely!' Either she was badly trainer or she... More

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Additional Information about Le Lacustre

Address: 5, Quai General Guisan, Geneva, Switzerland
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Rues-Basses Longemalle
Average Prices: USD 55 - 111
Cuisine: European, Italian, Mediterranean

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