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CHEMIN DE LA BRUNETTE, Ferney-Voltaire, France
+33 4 50 40 63 52
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
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Geneva, Switzerland
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood, friendly staff. Well located. However, they do not have ample parking as the restaurant is always packed. Book in advance.

Thank Needagh
Gex, France
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

When I really want to have a meal to please my palate and my eyes, I visit The Pirate. I love the Gourmand lunch menu, but usually always order the soufflée au Grand Marnier to finish. The evening menu is a travel through different French cuisines and I have never been disappointed. Every bit as good when you are just... More 

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

The terrific servers tandem made the all difference, now retired ; the chefs have been very well harmonized in their succession. The creator was a character with business acumen and talents. The Maitre d'hotel, has to evolve beyond a rather provocative, nose up, bossy model - she/he has an effect on the atmosphere. A matter of taste and standing. Food... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

This restaurant is the best. I order mixed salad and steak. I misunderstood for salad. They served us the seafood salad. I finished eating they acknowledged me but they did not charge me. The taste of beef steak is very great. The texture of steak is so tender.

Thank Numchai N
Aylesbury, Bucks
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

We were flying home the next day and we came here due to Hotel location. We were not expecting such a place. The Menu is so varied and every course was truly amazing. Honestly worth every penny. We were treated to a free Entrée and extra dessert! then the Chef actually came out to meet us! I shook his hand... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

I was one of nine people invited to a birthday dinner at Le Pirate and was delighted to return after many visits over the years, never having been disappointed. Nor was I this time! That was why I was surprised to read some of the the rather negative feedback lately. The welcome was pleasant and the service was impeccable. All... More 

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San Antonio, TX
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119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2016

I dined here with a business colleague on a weeknight. Despite showing up a little before they opened, we were seated and served promptly. The menu selections offered a variety of great seafood options. Each course was delicious and well executed. It provided a nice break from the crowds in downtown Geneva, but heading over the border.

Thank BeakerTX
ferney voltaire
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016

I really loved the restaurant lay out and decor even though it looks a bit strange from outside. Nice, welcoming atmosphere and friendly staff. We ordered the 45 euro menu. My seafood platter was excellent; fresh and enjoyable. However, the next two courses were not quite as good. The St Jacques a la plancha was slightly ruined by a tomato... More 

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125 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Incredible service and amazing menu. We have been there in a dare night and enjoyed the menu, the atmosphere and the service. Highly recommended when in Geneva or Ferney-Voltaire

Thank Moreno_chicago
Geneva, Switzerland
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67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2016

A fair value restaurant close to Geneva; traditional fare but of course you are not in Brittany with freshly caught seafood; wait till summer and go to Les Figuiers or restaurant du Port de Chens. Please see past reviews Lake geneva has good local fish - this should be the priority

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S01082002, Responsable réception at LE PIRATE, responded to this review

Hello madame or sir, thanks a lot for your advise, we will do our best to please you next time, thanks and good evening, valérie More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$28 - $71
French, Seafood, International
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: CHEMIN DE LA BRUNETTE, Ferney-Voltaire, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Ain  >  Ferney-Voltaire
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 40 63 52

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