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Bistrot du Boeuf Rouge

rue Dr-Alfred-Vincent 17, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 732 75 37
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
rue Dr-Alfred-Vincent 17, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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Reviewed October 10, 2014

Bolets sautes as starter - wonderful, then shared an amazing chateaubriand with a bottle of Crozes Hermitages....Near perfect dinner with good friends. Amazing service with smiles, French, Spanish and Portuguese ...great evening!

1  Thank DTAsia
Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stumbled across this without having read the reviews. Very worthy of the TA high rating. The game season has just opened, so we rightly went with it and it was superb. The staff are delightful and I will definitely be back. Recommend you book as...More

1  Thank Mike_Lunch
Reviewed October 2, 2014

It has been about two years since I have been to Geneva and this restaurant is still at the top of my list (along with Laderach chocolate). It appears they have cleaned up the place since my last visit, the walls are cleaner and new...More

1  Thank Pjay99
Reviewed September 30, 2014

Authentic is the first word I think about, the food is very good and tasty. It is not real fancy sort of a Swiss take on Parisian bistro style paired with good quality local wines. The establishment takes advantage of good local produce and the...More

2  Thank Lechiffre1
Reviewed September 11, 2014

The food is good earthy and tasty. The service was great ( the owner tried hard to please us ). Portions are generous and of good quality. You can't go wrong by eating here !

Thank mimomimo m
Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

What a great restaurant in the heart of geneva. The staff were run off their feet yet were very friendly and attentive. Had the set menu and would highly recommend this to others. Food delightful and paired with local swiss wine from lully, meal was...More

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is a justifiable very popular restaurant in a sea of mediocre dining options. Reservation are essential. Value is especially good for Geneva.

1  Thank Lynden K
Reviewed July 27, 2014

Great service, atmosphere and food! Good value for money. Be sure to book as this venue is mostly filled.

Thank Steynp
Reviewed July 17, 2014

Nothing fancy or a bill that requires taking out home equity loans. Just great food. A very warm atmosphere and terrific service. If you're staying at the equally good east west hotel, it is just across the street. Order the local geneva red wine. Terrific!

Thank Dutchmen0301
Reviewed July 2, 2014

We had dinner here at the recommendation of our hotel, and it was so good we went back the next night. Reservations are advisable. The waitress was very friendly and attentive, with excellent English skills and extensive knowledge of the wine list. The crawfish salad...More

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Response from Codfish1 | Reviewed this property |
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May 15, 2016|
Response from TucksCottage | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed your visit. Hope you still visited as it was really good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Dr-Alfred-Vincent 17, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 732 75 37
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