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Chez Genevieve

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25 Rue Lacs, 15100 Saint-Flour, France
0471601797
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations, Seating

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  • 110
    Excellent
  • 98
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 5
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Friendly, welcoming, and good grub!

We liked the look of the menu at Geneviève's, and the fact that the restaurant had a panoramic view over the lower town. Most of the local dishes are not to our taste but we had a delicious salad starter and then gallettes, savoury pancakes. They were delicious and surprisingly filling, and are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 7, 2013
Willy451
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Oban, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant! Lovely little restaurant with amazing food. The beef and the salad were amazing. Hope to come back again in the future.

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Thank David P
Adelaide, South Australia
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178 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

We had a terrific meal here outside on the terrace. As a largish group no one was disappointed - in fact many baddies he'd that were stand outs. Worth coming to Saint Flour for!

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Thank TonyAyk
Brighton, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Our landlady recommended this restaurant and we are so glad we went, despite having planned another outing. Every dish had the most amazingly delicious flavours. The 23 euro menu had incredible sounding dishes, some a bit scary..like tripe on toast...We chose different dishes and shared to get the full experience! Everything was out of this world! The restaurant is tiny,... More 

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Condat, France
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Tripoux on toast topped with grilled cheese as a starter, then venison civet with little potatoes followed by bilberry tart. The flavours were outstanding, good presentation, generous portions. The restaurant was full when we arrived at 1 p.m.but the servive was efficient. A good meal in a fascinating town.

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Thank FudCondat
Oban, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013 via mobile

We liked the look of the menu at Geneviève's, and the fact that the restaurant had a panoramic view over the lower town. Most of the local dishes are not to our taste but we had a delicious salad starter and then gallettes, savoury pancakes. They were delicious and surprisingly filling, and are offered with a good range of tasty... More 

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Thank Willy451
Lewes, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Hearty well made local food-friendly service, busy with locals, good 23 euro menu, excellent Pic St Loup red at 19 euros. Worth a detour if you are passing on the autoroute.

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Thank John G
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

A small cosy restaurant with a menue that features local produce and typical cuisine. The service was very good and the attention to detail impressed. If you find yourself in St Flour, or even near by it is worth a visit if you would like to sample good food. Don't expect the menue to be in English and be prepared... More 

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Thank Rhys P
Expat
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

Managed to get fitted in without a booking, a.nd pleased we did. Food was well presented and tasty, and very local. Would go again

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Paris
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

If we had more time, I would've eaten there twice. The portion is generous but not too much, the presentation is perfect and the taste is really delicious. If you're visiting St-Flour, you have gotta try this place!!! And the 20€ menu with Entrée, Plat, Dessert is just unbelievable. We tried the Pounti, the Salade Genevieve, and the Potée Auvergnat.... More 

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Thank ahendradi
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

During our stay in Saint Flour we had both lunch and dinner and both times the food was delicious! We went there with our 4 years old daughter and the owner made us feel very welcome. My daughter is still talking about the scallops and the sweet potato puree she ate there. Service was friendly and efficient (we went in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25 Rue Lacs, 15100 Saint-Flour, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne  >  Cantal  >  Saint-Flour
  • Phone Number: 0471601797

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?