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Le Chat-Botte

$$$$French, European,
quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 716 69 20
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Central European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting overlooking the lake. Excellent helpful staff. The food was delicious and interesting. Like most good restaurants in Geneva there isn’t a huge range of options for vegetarians, but I had one of the vegetarian starters as a main and it worked well.

Thank tesssomervell
BeauRivageGeneve, Director of Le Chat-Botté restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, We thank you for taking the time to comment your gastronomic experience at Le Chat-Botté. It is a pleasure to read your satisfaction, We look forward to welcoming you back among us. Sincerely, Vincent Debergé, Director of Le Chat-Botté restaurant

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Had dined at Chat Botté on a few previous occasions. Was ok but no more. In view of its hyped up reputation decided to give it another try with my family. Big mistake. Pretentious staff and pretentious food certainly not worthy of a Michelin star....More

Thank Claurisam
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur du Chat-Botté at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Dear Claurisam, We want to thank you for taking the time to share your comments. We are sorry to read that your experience did not meet your expectations, please accept our sincere apologies. The behaviour and service described in your comment are not the reflection...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018

I tried this restaurant during the "Veggie Week" when some restaurants is Geneva offer a special vegetarian menu and I was able to appreciate the delicious food (Amuse-bouche: Gaspacho de fraise, tartare de concombre au basilic thaï - Asperges de couleur croquantes, crumble de noisette...More

Thank di-TABS
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur du Chat-Botté at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Dear guest, We would like to thank you for your comment following your experience at Le Chat-Botté during the "Veggie Week". It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed the special vegetarian menu by our Michelin-star Chef Dominique Gauthier. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

I entertained a large dinner party in which the service, menu, elegance, and ambiance was astounding, truly breathtaking experience. Magical place is Geneva.More

Thank Joefrombrooklyn
BeauRivageGeneve, directeur du restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Dear Joefrombrooklyn, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your impressions regarding your dinner at our restaurant "Le Chat-Botté". We were delighted to read your kind words about the service, the menu and the ambiance. Please be assured that your compliments have...More

Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Exquisite restaurant with excellent service. While the dishes tend to be traditional in style (based on the menu), the chef really manage successfully to make them up to date with unique flavors, aroma, textures and scents. Totally worth the Michelle star!More

Thank SGXXXIX
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur général at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Dear guest, We thank you for your review following your experience at Le Chat-Botté. We are delighted to read that you have truly enjoyed the menu of our Michelin star Chef Dominique Gauthier and the service of our team. It would be a great pleasure...More

Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Our business dinner was at this Resturant. In my opinion it is the best French cuisine I ever tasted. Table adjustment to Food presentation to quality of food to discussion by the Restuarant manger was just fantastic. Food was very tasteful and the natural food...More

Thank Sajjad R
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur du restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Dear Sajjad R, We would like to thank you for taking the time to write us this review. We are delighted to read that you appreciated your experience in our Michelin-star restaurant Le Chat-Botté and that you considered it was the best French cuisine that...More

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed diner, very good but not exceptional! I disagree with the comments as terrible, i would rank the restaurant among the very good ones in geneva. Service was impeccable, food was classical to my liking! The wine a bit priceyMore

Thank charles2014j
BeauRivageGeneve, Director of the restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Dear sir, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your impressions following your diner at Le Chat-Botté. We have taken into consideration your comments. Each day, the entire team and myself thrive to deliver a unique experience for each guest....More

Reviewed March 3, 2018

I visit the Chat-Botte whenever I can. The staff is great, the chef is fantastic. I have several dietary restrictions so I call ahead to warn the kitchen. They accomodate me wonderfully and my guests can't even tell my plates have been modified. I had...More

Thank ctrgeneva2015
BeauRivageGeneve, Director of the Chat-Botté restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent visit at our Michelin-star restaurant Le Chat-Botté. It is a pleasure to read your compliments and that you appreciate this experience among us. We are looking forward to welcoming you very soon. Sincerely, Vincent...More

Reviewed February 10, 2018

Went there with my wife to celebrate a few years together, which I mentioned in the reservation. We got a big round table just for the two of us, and the maitre d'hôtel greeted us and offered drinks. When ordering I mentioned lactose allergy and...More

Thank Daniel H
BeauRivageGeneve, Director of the restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Dear Daniel H, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent visit at our restaurant Le Chat-Botté. It is a pleasure to know that “food was amazing, really good and tasty” and that you spent an “amazing anniversary dinner experience” among us. We are...More

Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

We try and ensure we have a meal at a great restaurant which will allow us to try new dishes whilst treating ourselves to great flavours and service. Le Chat-Botte is up there with the best from the selection of some of the best produce...More

1  Thank Olympian1981
BeauRivageGeneve, other at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2018

Dear Olympian1981, We would like to personally thank you for taking the time to share your impressions following your experience at Le Chat-Botté. We are delighted to know that you appreciated our Michelin-star restaurant, your comments have been shared with our teams, as we are...More

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It is a very smart restaurant and everyone was well and elegantly dressed. Jacket (no tie) for men and I wore a black dress with dressy shoes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Mont-Blanc
  • Neighborhood: Mont-Blanc
  • Phone Number: +41 22 716 69 20
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Description
Le Chat Botté restaurant, one of the finest gastronomic venues in the city, will charm its guests with its Mediterranean colours and atmosphere. Within the solid walls of the Beau-Rivage Cellar, there are treasures accumulated over many years. Wine enthusiasts will relish the suggestions of the Sommelier Vincent Debergé. French and contemporary cuisine is skilfully orchestrated by Chef Dominique Gauthier, one Michelin star and 18/20 in Gault et Millau.
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