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rue du Perron 12, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 311 52 16
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (14 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
rue du Perron 12, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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Reviewed July 28, 2015

Booked ahead based on TA ratings and were not disappointed. Very small restaurant on charming, quiet side street. All guests eating in small front terrace on warm July evening. My friend ordered the five course Menu at 89 CHF and chose veal as his mains;...More

2  Thank Andrew V
Reviewed July 11, 2015

We were walking by Citadella and thought the pasta dishes we saw others eating looked good. There were no tables available outside at the time so we told the man we would be back and asked him to reserve a table for us. They have...More

2  Thank Patty B
Reviewed July 4, 2015

Geneva is one of the most expensive cities in the world and accordingly this restaurant is also far from cheap. The cheapest supper will cost about CHF 35. Nevertheless, this is a really good unpretentious traditional little Italian restaurant conveniently situated in the city centre....More

1  Thank Matthew303
Reviewed June 16, 2015

I went here almost a year ago to celebrate a friend birthday and the experience was good. Nice atmosphere and food.The pasta with lobster was delicious and the staff was very friendly. I will come once again for sure on my next trip to Geneva.

1  Thank Isabella S
Reviewed June 9, 2015

One of our favorite restaurants in Geneva. Home grown, quality food. It is fantastic. Limited seating so reservations are a must!

1  Thank swisschick2011
Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, tasty italian cuisine! Nice service, but reservation at rush hours is recommended:-) we will come once again!

2  Thank Maciek S
Reviewed May 1, 2015

I friend of mine said the Geneva seems to lack good quality restaurants, with far too many of its restaurants being focused on fast food and service for the masses with very little attention to details. however, Citadella is the complete opposite. this is fine...More

2  Thank HRHNathan
Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Delicious food, great service and a cosy atmosphere! This little restaurant offers authentic Italian food, simple but packed with flavor - we really loved it and will defendly come back next time in Geneva!

2  Thank Rubek
Reviewed February 4, 2015

Great Italian food in a picturesque part of town. We actually visited a few times to try the different options on the menu and always left more than satisfied. Towards the top end cost wise, but nothing cheap in Geneva and this restaurant especially good...More

2  Thank cpcarrington
Reviewed January 14, 2015

Having travelled many times to Italy, its hard to find authentic back country hearty italian food anywhere other than Italy itself. CittaDella nails it on the head. By far the best italian restaurant in Geneva let alone Switzerland. Amazing food and genuine service.

2  Thank tora12345
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Perron 12, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 311 52 16
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