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Kakinuma

3 Rue Henri-Blanvalet, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
022 735 47 11
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Ranked #16 of 1,161 restaurants in Geneva
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $100
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Geneva, Switzerland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

went there for lunch recently. excellent sushi bento. Best i have had in geneva for a long time. Sushi were perfectly prepared and fish quality was outstanding. would highly recommend it. Only downside, it is hard to get a table. always booked...:-(

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Maldon, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Our first night in Geneva and boy did we hit the jackpot with this fantastic restaurant. Absolutely bursting with customers, I had pre-booked the restaurant via my hotel 2 weeks in advance to be sure to get a table. The manageress was charming and helped us through the menu recommending the 'Fish Ball' special which we both opted to start... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

It's thé best Japanese In Geneva, the food is excellent and the service very friendly. Difficult to get a table so don't tell anyone😎

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

I have been only once in this restaurant and have only positive feedback. The service is amazing and food is fresh (dont think you can actually get fresher fish anywhere in Geneva). I def recommend going to this restaruant. Next time I am in Geneva - this is must place to go for dinner.

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holland
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121 reviews 121 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Our Japanese friend's parents were visiting Geneva and insisted on inviting us to a Japanese restaurant. Not being familiar with Japanese food, we left it to our Japanese friends to make a choice. We were most pleasantly surprised by the excellent quality and tastiness of the food. We had a most charming room all to ourselves, which only increased the... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

The sushi here is outstandingly good. It's difficult to recommend particular dishes as I have never had anything I didn't like. Th lunchtime menus are reasonable value for the quality provided and the servings are of decent size. Service is friendly and swift. Reservations recommended as the restaurant is small. Prices are high but this is Geneva and you're getting... More

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GVA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

it's terrific! Wonderful japanese kitchen. I had to refrain myself of not ordering half of the menu. I only went once so I could only have a taste of the tempuras yasai and oisters. And yes very good. The agedashi dofu is symply one of the best I've ever had. I had to wait for the waitresses to look elsewhere... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

The quality of food is fine, but you pay much too high for that, even at Switzerland standard! My husband and I were disappointed. Does not worth!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

I have been searching far and wide and this is certainly one of the best Japanese restaurants in Geneva. Authentic, with a lot of Japanese serving staff. Sashimi delicious, wasabi and tofu tasted homemade. I couldn't find this information anywhere, so here are lunch prices: plat du jour is 28chf, sashimi on/and rice with miso soup 31; there are a... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

I am a fan a sushi so therefore i am a very harsh critic! This restaurant doesnt exceed expectations it just tastes the way its suppose to, fresh! I took a Japanese colleague there last month and he told me he had never tasted this good a sushi out of Japan ( i think that says enough!). The deco could... More

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