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place de la Synagogue 2, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 311 75 24
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6:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Good overall Italian restaurant. Nothing really special. However if take the PENNE SICILIANA you are in for a treat. Nothing is really extraordinary but nothing is bad. Out of the huge choice of Italian restaurants in Geneva this is very decent. Pricing is correct and you can get away with a 30-40CHF meal no problem. Portions are also pretty generous.... More 

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Thank Julian M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

One of the best tasting penne a la siciliana in Geneva. The home made red chillies in olive oil that they provide is just amazing. But the most impressive thing is that you don't get just one plate but they bring you a second serving once you finished your first plate. London should take note, no pizzeria in London even... More 

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Thank Khaq75
Switzerland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

This was one of my regular haunts but haven't been back for a while. I heard that it wasn't as good as it used to be, but there's nothing like checking it out yourself. I was looking forward to a great crispy pizza but was disappointed by the quality. It was soggy and not terribly tasty (apart from a little... More 

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2 Thank Cym62
Taipei, Taiwan
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I ordered minestrone and fried calamari. Minestrone tasted like canned soup and very salted, so I left more than half. The vegetable in it tasted like frozen food. I still had to pay CHF16. The fried calamari dish was also very disappointing. Friend said the pasta was good, so majority of customers ordered pasta. Probably not so many would order... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

We were 6 and tried to have something light to eat after a concert. Two couples and one friend alone. After drinks both couples asked each one for a pizza to share. We were not so hungry but wanting to grab a bite and a few beers. Restaurant almost empty. The waiter (not his fault) comes back saying the owner... More 

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3 Thank Luis V
Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Great portions - great service - friendly staff - good quality - their penne a la siciliana is a must! Reserve in advance not to be disappointed.

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Fabregues, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

I don't the restaurant as I was lunching on the terrasse (a bit noisy due to the avenue) but I ate Tagliatelle with Bolets (mushrooms) and I have to say that it was one of the best pasta I ever eat. I will try it again but inside and taste/test other specialities.

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Thank Nicolas D
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016

Eat there today with family and friends. Both Pizzas and carpaccio good , Spagetti Vongoli very good. I had Frito Misto and it was soggy , lukewarm and not crippy at all. Too bad wont try it again. Service OK but not great. My first time here.

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1 Thank paul g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016

Although they pizza might be a little bit more expensive than somewhere else, they're worth their prices. They're big and taste good. The staff is always great, they often offer the limoncello at the end. It's pretty well located. Go for it.

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Thank Marc F
Geneva
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2016

I do not understand how this place can be packed at lunchtime. The food is no where near good Italian food. Pizzas are not good, with low quality cheese and too doughy. And it's very expensive, probably due to its prime location.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $22
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place de la Synagogue 2, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 311 75 24

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?