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Le Gruyerien

#71 of 1,286 Restaurants in Geneva
Certificate of Excellence
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Swiss, Fondue
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Rue de Chene-Bougeries 2, Geneva 1224, Switzerland
41 22 349 10 12
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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    Very good
  • 21
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Still the best fondue

This was the 3rd time visiting Le Gruyerien and the first time I reviewed the restaurant, I gave it an 'excellent' - although I still consider the fondue itself to be excellent and the best we've had in Geneva, I've given it 'very good' this time simply based on the service which was fine but not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 6, 2015
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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This was the 3rd time visiting Le Gruyerien and the first time I reviewed the restaurant, I gave it an 'excellent' - although I still consider the fondue itself to be excellent and the best we've had in Geneva, I've given it 'very good' this time simply based on the service which was fine but not exceptional. Our waiter although... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Four of us went here and we were only the second table in the restaurant - the weather had been crazy hot. We had a plate of cured meat and two types of fondue with bread, potatoes and grapes. The fondue was delicious and we hovered it up between the four of us. The restaurant smells like cheese and is... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Took some traveling friends here to enjoy Swiss fondue. Lots of choices, and a big PLUS that you can order 1 portion of each fondue (we were 4, had 4 different style fondue and shared, in many restaurants you need to be minimum 2 to order a fondue). Reasonable prices for Geneva, good wines and nice "swiss" ambience - very... More 

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Geneva
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Great choice of fondues, with some original twists. Good atmosphere, just some of the tables are quite squashed in, but once you sit down and enjoy a glass of Swiss wine this is quickly forgotten.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

A little outside of the Geneva center direction Annemasse in Chene-Bougeries, you will find a what i'd call very genuine fondue place. Perfect interior matching the simplicity of sharing a fondue with friends and/or family (Never alone!). Service is excellent and very friendly. Start with a little salad and then move to the "viande seche" (air-dried meat). Then you will... More 

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Lund, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

When you feel like trying a lot of cheese dishes, this is the place to go. The fondue is creamy and tasty, the tartine au fromage de chèvre and the soup are delicious. Nice swiss ambience, good service, good prices. If you wish to go therein weekend, I recommend to make reservation if no t, it's always full.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

As it's tradition in Geneva to eat fondue at the first sighting of snow and as there was a 100% chance of snow in the night we decided to get a jump on the fondue rush and book ourselves in to Le Gruyerien for an evening meal. There were 3 of us and we shared the moitie-moitie fondue which came... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We were there with a group from work. We had a nice fondue with ham, sausage and cheese. The restaurant is Good, specially to go with friends. Nothing exceptional but agreeable.

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Viborg, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Second fondue eaten on this trip. It is really difficult to choose one over the other as both were really good. Nonetheless, I have to say the portion in Le Gruyerien is perfect for one person and the flavor is well balanced. I had the moitié-moitié with a glass of champagne; very good fondue and the champagne was just ok.... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I really enjoyed my dinner at Le Gruyerien's Plainpalais location. There were a lot of locals, which was a good sign. Had the fondue moitie-moitie, which was really the epitome of what I imagined Swiss fondue should be like. Silken, rich, with just the right blend of cheeses. Super tasty. They were generous with the delicious bread and potatoes to... More 

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Address: Rue de Chene-Bougeries 2, Geneva 1224, Switzerland
Phone Number: 41 22 349 10 12
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
Average Prices: USD 18 - 29
Cuisine: Swiss, Fondue

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  • Address: Rue de Chene-Bougeries 2, Geneva 1224, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: 41 22 349 10 12

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 29
  • Cuisine: Swiss, Fondue

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