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CHEMIN DE LA BRUNETTE, Ferney-Voltaire, France
+33 4 50 40 63 52
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Price range: $33 - $83
Cuisines: French, Seafood, International
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Le chef vien a la table! Le poisson e le dessert is unforgetable! Excelent service If you are staying in Geneva it worth taking a taxi pour alle a Le Pirate!

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Kiev, Ukraine
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113 reviews 113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I can here first in 1978 and it seems to me that the restaurant was then located a bit closer to the border crossing with Switzerland. Not sure about this. The quality of cuisine and fish were excellent not to mention the lobster which you can have cooked however you like. Oysters very fresh. Service very good albeit that the... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I ate here with a group of 9. The menu is long and varied. I chose one of the fixed price meals (select one dish from each of three categories, plus cheese course and dessert). I was very happy with all of my choices, which include a salmon trio, seafood casserole, and risotto. Service was attentive and they allowed us... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

It was very good to visit Le Pirate again after many years. The restaurant is very convenient for Geneva airport and there is parking nearby. We enjoyed the food and the excellent service. The bottle of St Veran we chose from the wine list was also very good. The layout of the restaurant has changed very little over the years... More

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Lahr, Germany
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107 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Very recommendable restaurant very close to Geneva if you like fish. All dishes of our 3 menues have been good to excellent. Attentive and professional service. Highly frequented, so make a reservation.

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Ferney-Voltaire, France
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Excellent sea-food dishes, well presented, perhaps a bit expensive. Parking faciities in the vicinity.

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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

The most important thing was that the food was really good, and the house wine they paired it with for us was also good quality. All the fish was wonderful, sauces delicious, and beautifully presented. The amuse-buche was a chicken creme brulée; revelation! The ambience was ok, but could do with a bit of imaginative rearrangement (and less disinfectant!) Good... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

I'm a frequent visitor to Le Pirate and am highly recommending it to people travelling to Geneva. It is a "gourmet cuisine" at an affordable price. Fish is always fresh and delicious; sea food amazingly good for a spot without access to sea. Staff very friendly, helpful and speaking English (not common in France). You can trust them to choose... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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50 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

It was a while since we came here, the place itself has not changed but the menu prices yes. I suggest any of the menus which is awesome value for your buck. Cold entrée, Hot entrée, main dish, Cheese, Desert all for less than 50 euros? Wow. The suggested wine "deal" was half a liter of wine plus coffee for... More

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3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

3 years back when visiting Ferney I and my family discovered Le Pirate we were thrilled by the service the food the ambience everything was just perfect we vowed that we must come again but sadly we were leaving the next day. This year when we had the occasion to visit Geneva on our first free evening we decided to... More

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