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Les Tilleuls

#246 of 1,308 Restaurants in Geneva
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2 avenue des Tilleuls | 1203, Geneva, Switzerland
+41223445919
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6:45 pm - 12:00 am
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 6:45 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 6:45 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: One of the most famous italian restaurant in Geneva. We are located 10...
One of the most famous italian restaurant in Geneva. We are located 10 minutes walk from the city centre, in the quiet area of Saint-Jean.Well-known for our tasty and generous italian food, we also have a range of delicious french dishes. In 2010 we won the first prize of the competition "The best terrace of Geneva" organised by the city itself!
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Good for:
Outdoor seating

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  • 41
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 5
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The place to go for pizza and antipasti

I used to live nearby this place and went there on many occasions. This is one of the few places in Geneva where the nice and modern atmosphere, friendliness of staff and great quality of the food add up to a very positive experience, despite being a little overpriced. Their pizza is fantastic and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2014
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  • Outdoor seating
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108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The ingredients are high quality and the pizzas are simply divine ! You have to book though because it is crowded.

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Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I have visited the restaurant Les Tilleuls in St Jean twice and on each occasion it has been absolutely awful. The first time, two years ago, my sister and I took my parents there for a birthday meal and we had to wait over 90 minutes to get our food after ordering. This required us having to ask the waiter... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The highlight of this restaurant are the tables outside. It won prizes for the "terrasse". Inside is ok too, though. Service is kind and rather quick and efficient. Maybe the pizza is not the best in Geneva (they use electric ovens), but it's quite reasonable if not cheap. Going with small kids is definitely an option, mine are 2 and... More 

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New York City, New York
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42 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I used to live nearby this place and went there on many occasions. This is one of the few places in Geneva where the nice and modern atmosphere, friendliness of staff and great quality of the food add up to a very positive experience, despite being a little overpriced. Their pizza is fantastic and their antipasti plates are also the... More 

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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32 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Food is generally good, you need a reservation but I guess there it is the result of success. Pasta dishes (which, I in general take) are good. Very tasty sometimes a touch salty (ok I normally eat without salt). Portions are large to very large. Service is friendly to very friendly with Stéphane being very nice every time we went... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Been there around a year ago, the weather was not good, so been inside, liked the service and the food, pizza was very nice, price are okay for the setting. Highly recommeded

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Tilleuls_restaurant, Propriétaire at Les Tilleuls, responded to this review

Hello, thank you very much for publishing an opinion on Tripadvisor. It makes us happy and we will forward it to the team. see you soon More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We had dinner at "Les Tilleuls" during a warm summer day and were able to eat outside (to ensure an outdoor table you should make a reservation). The Pizzas were good and the portions quite big. The service was average and it took them sometimes very long (OK, it was very crowded), but they were friendly.

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Tilleuls_restaurant, Propriétaire at Les Tilleuls, responded to this review

Hello, thank you very much for publishing an opinion on Tripadvisor. It makes us happy and we will forward it to the team. Indeed, it is better to be sure to book a table on the terrace. In 2010 we won the audience award for the most beautiful terrace in the city of Geneva. More 

Annemasse, France
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128 reviews 128 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Wa there for a business lunch. I knew the place but had not been to for years. Well for me it has not changed. This time I tried the day menu. The plate was nice presented, the food was good but not exceptional or at least where I could say "hummm.. .goooddd".... sorry for that... :( service was normal. However... More 

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geneva
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Great Pizzas & house wine was very good.. the staff were friendly and the place had a great atmosphere on a Saturday night, will definitely go back! best new Italian in Geneva ? I think so

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

Excellent rissotos (we had the seafood and the mushroom ones). Huge portions and very tasty! Very busy, so definitely book! Very enjoyable meal although fairly pricey. Would avoid a starter unless you a very hungry!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 avenue des Tilleuls | 1203, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41223445919

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating

Description

One of the most famous italian restaurant in Geneva. We are located 10 minutes walk from the city centre, in the quiet area of Saint-Jean.Well-known for our tasty and generous italian food, we also have a range of delicious french dishes. In 2010 we won the first prize of the competition "The best terrace of Geneva" organised by the city itself!
Open Hours
Monday
6:45 pm - 12:00 am
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:45 pm - 12:00 am
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:45 pm - 12:00 am
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:45 pm - 12:00 am
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
6:45 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?