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CittaDella

12 rue du Perron, Geneva 1204, Switzerland (Cité)
311-52-16
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Ranked #107 of 1,189 Restaurants in Geneva
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Cité
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Cité
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My girlfriend and I traveled around Europe for 2 weeks with Geneva being our final destination. Our waiter, Gabrielle (likely misspelled), was incredibly helpful (the entire menu is in Italian). We ended up shutting the place down due to our long conversations with him. I had a gnochi pasta with a red sauce which was some of the best I... More

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Genève
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

As a vegetarian I chose often an Italian restaurant as I can be sure to get a good choice. I've been to Citta Della already 4-5 times. Don't go there if you expect Pizza, but do go there and treat your palate with unique yet authentic Italian food. Burrata di buffalo and also homemade pasta with fresh truffles - delicious!... More

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London
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94 reviews 94 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013 via mobile

A small place with only 15 or 20 covers. Fantastic Italian food. Some truly great truffle dishes (especially Risotto) some lovely wine, and a really snug atmosphere. The walk up the hill after dinner helps with the excess calories.

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Small, authentic Italian, home cuisine, right in the heart of old town of Geneva. I have been to this restaurants several times. It is a small place so recommend reservation. It is a cosy little place. It offers a very friendly welcome. The waiter is very professional with a great knowledge of food and wine. I always go for house... More

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Falls Church, Virginia, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Each year when I am in Geneva for business, I bring a special group of friends and colleagues for a delightful dinner at La Cittadella. This year, I had the pleasure of bringing two groups. The atmosphere and food quality will not disappoint. Each time I try something different and each meal has been delicious. I always start with the... More

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München
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

During my stay in Geneva I visited the CittaDella. If you like Italian food and you are not so price sensitive, visit this restaurant. It's a small one with perhaps 10 tables but you feel like in Italy. Without exaggreation, the noods are wonderful. Undortunately the Tiramisu didn't have such a high quality so the CittaDella gets "only" 4 poinst.... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Ok so, the restaurant is small so if you are thinking of meeting up with a bunch of people to get loaded and party, don't. Unless you reserve the whole restaurant. I had the seafood something and my wife had the seafood pasta... Not worth it for the price. Mine was 48 CHF for three big shrimp and slices of... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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68 reviews 68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

This is the best Italian food in Geneva. The service is excellent.... Try any menu with truffles. Excellent. The Buratta is fresh and authentic. It is very pricey, but for once in a while, why not

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Geneva, Switzerland
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120 reviews 120 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012 via mobile

Really helpful, friendly staff. Generous portions. The osso bocco on the night we were there was perfect. Not cheap, but fair.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

My husband and I visited this restaurant yesterday evening. It was a bit hard to find, but with the help of google maps, it was easy. The restaurant is quite small (4 tables outside, and about 8 tables inside). Once you enter, it is very cozy and warm with delicious scents emanating from the kitchen. The food was homemade, hearty,... More

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