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All 9 Crissier Restaurants

Restaurant de Bois Genoud

Route de Bois Genoud 36, Crissier, Lausanne 1023, Switzerland
+41 21 648 07 07
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Ranked #4 of 9 Restaurants in Crissier
Price range: $22 - $76
Sun - Mon 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: French, Vegetarian, Organic, Chowder
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: The first organic restaurant from lake geniva region!
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I have eaten there many times for several years and was always satisfied. If you are looking for a place serving dishes you haven't eaten numerous times or even seek something vegetarian, Bois Genoud is the place to go. They are rather slow food, not for a quick bite.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This restaurant, in a nice old house outside the city, in the middle of the fields, is really worth the travel. We went for the menu, and everything was good and the ravioli filled with truffe were simply awesome! Portions are quite big, so just be careful not to order too much.. I can only recommend such a restaurant who... More 

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Olten, Switzerland
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We went for dinner on Friday evening, the place was busy but not full. The food was expensive and bad. They forgot to put the sauce onto 3 salads, the fish soup was nothing special, the steaks ordered rare where done too much and the veal steak, chicken were dry due to overcooking. We complained, got another plate but the... More 

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Annemasse, France
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117 reviews 117 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

If I do a copy/ paste from others review...... Oasis, good veggie, great Bio food.... I agree with them. A really nice surprise. True like says another review it is a bit out of the way but worth a thousand to do 10 minutes drive from city centre to go there. They grow their own bio veggies... and cook with... More 

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Cork, Ireland
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Our hotel concierge recommended and did not tell us it was a SwFr40 ride eah way, or that is was not "just" a vegetarian restaurant but a restaurant which also serves veggie food. Not waht we wanted. So were were fairly annoyed before we started. The host did everything he could to fix what were not his problems. He arranged... More 

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Cully, Switzerland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

This was a very pleasant surprise. Serving Bio. and next to the Rudolf Steiner school of Lausanne you feel as though you've teleported. If you know Crissier it's one busy commercial section offering little to please the eye or palette. This place is to be recommended from its location to the food. Situated in a green field with no obstructing... More 

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Den Haag
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012 via mobile

In the middle of the woods an old manor converted into a restaurant only serving biological food. We were able to dine outside with view of garden, woods and the Geneva lake a bit further away. The food was very nice and so were the wines and other drinks. We had a great evening out, thanks also to the very... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2010

We went here for my husband's birthday in a group of 16. They helped us (non-French speakers) organise a fixed (3-course) menu to suit the occasion and personalised the table settings and arrangements accordingly, with a private room and space for presents etc. The location is near the rather industrial area of Crissier but the restaurant is beautifully situated in... More 

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Additional Information about Restaurant de Bois Genoud

Address: Route de Bois Genoud 36, Crissier, Lausanne 1023, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 21 648 07 07
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne  >  Crissier
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 22 - 76
Cuisine: French, Vegetarian, Organic, Chowder

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