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Nyala

Gourgas, 4 | 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
+41 22 328 50 66
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Jan 31, 2018
“Good value, authentic”
Oct 15, 2017
“Very tasty authentic food ”
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CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Gourgas, 4 | 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed January 31, 2018

Very pleasant experience overall. Friendly service and very good food, especially the Tartar that was recommended to us by the waitress was delicious. The taste of the Ethopian food in general is refreshingly different. You eat with your hands, no cutlery !

Thank Worldseller
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

A very enjoyable meal out, we had the set meal for 3. It arrived in one large plate, no cutlery, just break off bits of bread and scoop it up. A bit messy but great fun. Had to give in and ask for forks in...More

Thank Arthur K
Reviewed September 11, 2017

We went there for dinner and were very pleased with our choice. Will definitely try to come back during our week in Geneva. Food was delicious, super tasty and fresh, service was prompt and very hospitable. 21 CHF for a huge portion of tasty beef...More

Thank Lauretts23
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Excellent Ethiopian dishes. So good we ate here twice during our stay in Geneva. Had the Royal Nyala sampler for two and the lamb dish. Both were flavorful and had a good portion size. Tried the homemade honey wine as well. Prices are reasonable considering...More

Thank Wei-Keat K
Reviewed March 22, 2017

The place is very cozy and the food is good with good portions! The price is ok, main dishes around 20 francs. the owner is quite attentive, always worried with our satisfaction. There were several options for vegetarian too. For dessert, we ordered a baklava...More

Thank Thanise F
Reviewed January 20, 2017

The food is good and enough although there is too much bread (gallette) so it becomes quickly filling. Try the tartare. The service is relatively slow. We were maybe not so lucky, but it is better to go there on a weekday to avoid the...More

Thank Zatash
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Went there with a large group of friends for a dinner. The food is great and delicious. No need to think too much you go for their typical dish or the veg one. The place is well located. Efficient service.

Thank Aleksandar_GVA
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

I liked the portions here and the staff was ok as well. HOwever it felt a bit like quantity over quality at times and ambiance is not so special either.

Thank paulandre1984
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

we,5ladies shared a big plate of Ethiopian dinner. it was fantastic! you should try when you want to eat something diffetent food in Geneva.loved Ethiopian beer and music as well.

Thank Naoko K
Reviewed July 4, 2016

I haven't eaten there, but they deserve 0 stars. Bought a voucher with a local discounter from an offer they put on to get new clients and called them to make a reservation for a Wednesday night (the voucher stipulated no reservations offered Friday or...More

Thank mattwilli53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$19 - $32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gourgas, 4 | 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 328 50 66
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