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L'incontro

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Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta, Pasta
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2 Pl de la Synagogue, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
022 3117524
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Saturday
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent Italian atmosphere in Geneva !

The food is great, especially pastas and pizza ! Nice atmosphere. Welcoming waiters. Excellentlocation in the center of Geneva. Always a pleasure to come here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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Paris
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Geneva, Switzerland
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We were a group of 8 persons. Two of them asked to share a pizza. No way... They had to order another dish... Alone with my wife we would have left. We nevertheless ordered pizza and pasta plates. Portions were huge. Quality was ok, normal I would say. Prices are definitively too high. There are other nice bluewin.ch in the... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The food is very average, nothing special, but is highly overpriced (even for Geneva). Worst part of this restaurant is the staff: they are just rude, don't say hi or thank you, don't even reply when you say goodbye. There are plenty of Italian restaurants in Geneva, you can find a better place than this.

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Paris
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The food is great, especially pastas and pizza ! Nice atmosphere. Welcoming waiters. Excellentlocation in the center of Geneva. Always a pleasure to come here.

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New Canaan, Connecticut
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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Geneva can be cold. The traditional middle class families that used to be the mainstay of the town were edged out by the ultra-rich oligarchs and oil barons or the drug dealers from the Magreb. The main dining locations are choices from 3 star Michelin restaurants that cost a fortune to unhygienic kabob parlors, but nestled along a small square... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Go there with your friends for italian specialities (i.e. Pizza, pasta, antipasti)...not a very rich menu, other than pasta&pizza. Good value for money. As for yhe vast majority of restaurants in Geneva, parking your car can be painful.

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geneva
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Excellent choice for pasta while in Geneva.Pizzas are also excellent but can be too big for some.The service is hit and miss.Portions are enormous. You can't share but they pack the leftovers for takeaway.The decor is very old. If you are travelling this is one of the few places open nearly everyday.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We were on a day trip in Geneva with my boyfriend and wanted to have a pizza. This restaurant had great reviews so we decided to try it. As we arrived we noticed the restaurant is completely empty, the first waiter we spoke to didn't understand english AT ALL so he asked anotherone to serve us.. he didn't speak any... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

One of the best italian cuisines in SW, Geneva you have to try their pizza. Tge restaurant also have one of the best penne siciliana al forno in the world!.

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Geneva
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

You better be hungry. The food is really excellent, simple but zoo good. Open 7/7 and always a good place for lunch (may need to tae a nap) or dinner. Fresh, tasty, excellent. Not first time, not last time!

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Melbourne Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This restaurant was around the corner from our hotel and we decided to give it a go on our arrival day. It was busy, busy with lunch time customer from neighboring offices. Prices were again Geneva prices but when you see the plates, the servings are massive 9specially the pasta dishes), I'm not a big eater and a huge serving... More 

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Additional Information about L'incontro

Address: 2 Pl de la Synagogue, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
Phone Number: 022 3117524
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
Open Hours:
Monday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 18 - 22
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 Pl de la Synagogue, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: 022 3117524

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 22
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta, Pasta
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?