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Mama Rosa

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117 Rue Geneve, 74240 Gaillard, Annemasse, France
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout

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Best Italian food!!

Very Italian restaurant! It is an Italian family who own and run the restaurant. The pizza marker is professional and thus the pizza is amazing. All the pasta are also very good! Very nice atmosphere!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very Italian restaurant! It is an Italian family who own and run the restaurant. The pizza marker is professional and thus the pizza is amazing. All the pasta are also very good! Very nice atmosphere!

Thank Rafaelioris
Manado, Indonesia
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Went last night for pizza. Very good, wine very nice too. The price was also very reasonable good atmosphere, unpretentious and casual. Has parking at the back which is a plus as on Rue de Geneva and not much parking on road. Throughly enjoyed the evening.

Thank Christine T
Mexico city
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The pizzas are delicious, the ingredients used are from the highest quality, the arlecchino is my favorite. If you are a pasta lover, you need to try their gnocchi with gorgonzola sauce, it is to die for.

Thank jgarcialopezdtt
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Family owned restaurant.. 93 years old mama Rosa is doing the pasta freshly every morning!! Go there if you are looking for authentic delicious Italian food

Thank Hakim B
Geneva, Switzerland
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This lovely family-owned restaurant is also an Italian grocery store, so the ingredients are of premium-quality, you won't be fooled. You may even see the grandmother manufacturing the pasta right behind the counter. All their food is great, from the pizzas made by the pizzaiolo-dad to the pastas... the lasagne being probably their most jaw-dropping. Highly recommended.

Thank Marius R
Lund, Sweden
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

I like this restaurant because it's a small family businesses and the owners are so nice. Every time we go there they remember perfectly our preferences for food and they are very friendly. I do not eat pizza but all my friends that choose this dish say it's delicious. I love the pasta there (spaghetti sauce maison my favorite )... More 

Thank AlbertaDiana
Gaillard, France
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102 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

If you are going to eat there rather than take-out, I would recommend going during the summer when the terrace is open. The inside of the restaurant is a bit of a dive, but if you like that sort of thing (I do) it's quaint and fun to watch the excitement of the kitchen. The pies are very good, but... More 

Thank USAfrGR
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This little long-time restaurant in Gaillard is great. A terrific array of Pizza's and various other pasta dishes are available. Probably the finest 'Spag Bol' I've ever eaten. Salads are fresh, plentiful and good….Then to the best part…the owners! Terrific, they shout and talk loud and make you feel very welcome. The young waitress, (sadly is leaving this month for... More 

1 Thank Loolew
Vetraz Monthoux, France
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

While this place indeed offers Italian products, it can hardly be called a restaurant due to the narrowness of the place (tables are almost on top of one another) the very poor hygiene (the paper tablecloth was already quite stained when we arrived) and the absolutely disastrous service: we had to wait 5 minutes to be welcomed, they gave us... More 

2 Thank kevin P
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

We enjoyed two meals here over the weekend. The pizzas were excellent and arrived very quickly and were so tasty - I think the best that I've ever had. My partner wanted to have the lasagne the second time but unfortunately they had run out - he was quite happy with another pizza! Other people were having beautiful plates of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 117 Rue Geneve, 74240 Gaillard, Annemasse, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Annemasse  >  Gaillard
  • Phone Number: 0450923183

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza


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