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Restaurant de Bois Genoud

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route du Bois-Genoud 36, Crissier, Lausanne 1023, Switzerland
+41 21 648 07 07
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Mon 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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99 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Took my wife and kids for my 45th birthday. I read the other reviews on TA which weren't very good but booked anyway. The food lacked of taste and the service was awkward and clumsy. My wife ordered hummus. It was clearly off and tasted bad. We complained and the waitress took it back to the chef. She returned to... More 

Thank TAMousse
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Was in Lausanne with my family on a business trip and was highly recommended to visit this restaurant. What a magnificent place. The surrondings are just spectacular and food cant be falted. In relation to the service. Waw. Just one of the best if not the best service that we ever got. They made such an effort to understand our... More 

3 Thank SanzBigBelly
Zurich, Switzerland
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107 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

We have had our lunch in one of the several little rooms of this lovely building Service was good but slow Food was nicely prepared but we excpected more taste and herbs in the dishes received Good wines list with lots of swiss and international wines

2 Thank yves r
Saint-Prex, Switzerland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2016

Very good menu, prepared with fresh organic food cultivated by an education Institute closed to there. Strongly recommended to interested in veggi food, but meets are also included most of options. Local wines are also proposed.

5 Thank DennySivete
Lausanne, Switzerland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2015

Even though the theme is clearly "bio", healthy, fresh food, etc. you don't need to be a "bio extremist" to like this place. The quality is definitely there, price very reasonable and one feels quickly comfortable in the cosy, yet simple atmosphere.

4 Thank Manuel B
Lutry, Switzerland
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2015

I ordered a vegetarian main course with aubergine, grilled feta cheese etc. The waiter brought me a salad with grilled gambas. He then took back both orders and came back 20 minutes later with two new plates. AGAIN they had gotten the order wrong and I ended up eating a third dish, which was vegetarian but not what I ordered.... More 

1 Thank Lise66
Moudon, Switzerland
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Service is excellent, quality as well and the price is more than correct for this standard. I was there even with my dog, and the staff was so kind to put us in a quite corner far from passage! They bring a cup of water as well. Warmly suggested

2 Thank Cristian A
Nyon, Switzerland
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2015

I love this place, it’s the only one I know in canton de Vaud which is so great for vegetarians, or if you are avoiding gluten or lactose. It’s 100% organic but they want to keep it affordable. You have a vast choice of very tasty dishes, created with a lot of fresh herbs and changing by season. I come... More 

3 Thank Ann-Kathrin V
Geneva, Switzerland
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2015

This place is excellent for organic, gluten-free and lactose-free food. A lot of their ingredients come from their own grounds. The menu is extensive and varied and the food has a lovely fresh, home-made quality to it. You really need a car to get here, as it is located a reasonable distance from the main road. The building itself is... More 

3 Thank NaturalHappy
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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

I have eaten there many times for several years and was always satisfied. If you are looking for a place serving dishes you haven't eaten numerous times or even seek something vegetarian, Bois Genoud is the place to go. They are rather slow food, not for a quick bite.

2 Thank matblume

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $68
French, European, Central European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: route du Bois-Genoud 36, Crissier, Lausanne 1023, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne  >  Crissier
  • Phone Number: +41 21 648 07 07
The first organic restaurant from lake geniva region!

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