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Tanuki

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rue Vignier 5, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
+41 22 328 02 64
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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2015

For sushi freshness of ingredients is the most importance. You will not be let down by the freshness of the fish, scallops, ikura and tobiko that this little place is offering. The chef is very careful and attentive at the preparing the sushi. Even though the place might not look much of the restaurant but the food it offer is... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2015

Tanuki is a minimalistic take away restaurant. Do not expect a lot besides the food. You cannot sit and eat. But the food is why you go there, isn't it? Very friendly people (a couple?) serves you the food that is usually being prepared right after you order it. So, expect to wait 5 minutes before you get your meal... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

It is recommended by a friend, and we had the best lunch of the week. The staff are Japanese and very polite. We took our food to eat next door at the Cafe Librairie Livresse, ordering a drink there.

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Thank Lynnushka
Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2014

Tanuki is a small sushi take-away with arguably the best quality to price ratio in Geneva. The owner is very nice (he's from Hokkaido, northern Japan) and has trained properly as a sushi chef in Japan, so it's the real deal. Last time I went staff was Japanese too, always a good sign (as if the food itself wasn't enough).... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Vignier 5, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 328 02 64

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?