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Sansui

#201 of 1,474 Restaurants in Geneva
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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rue de la Faucille 12, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 733 80 25
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Geneva, Switzerland
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2013

I've been to this restaurant many times for the last few years, and I'm never disappointed with the quality of the foods here. Keep it up and see you again soon !

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1 Thank Fri13Dec
Geneva, Switzerland
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149 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2012

Very good Japanese restaurant --- it really feels like being at Ueno or Shinjuku! We shared a "TAKE sushi assortiment" as well as a "Menu porc saute' a la gingembre". We arrived almost close to the kitchen closure (9h30) but we managed to eat without problem and indeed the service was really without any complains. The restaurant furniture is simple... More 

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Thank SilkDragonfly
Geneva, Switzerland
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56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2012

We love this place. I have been to this restaurant with my family at least 50 times. Service is super friendly and they are nice with kids which is a very rare feature in Geneva. Sushi is always fresh, and they have a full and original menu of Japanese dishes. The Udon are excellent…

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Geneva, Switzerland
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125 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2012

Expensive and not good for dinner. Save your money and go elsewhere. Lunch menus are ok.

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1 Thank hfng
Geneva, Switzerland
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2012

Sansui is an excellent sushi place in Geneva. Service is good, food is great, decorum very simple. Sansui proposes lunch specials around CHF 25-30, which makes it a good place for a healthy lunch. The place is a bit on the high end in terms of prices but quality is excellent. Reservations are recommended.

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Toronto, Canada
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55 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2012 via mobile

Being a Japanese food lover, I seek out restaurants with Japanese ownership. This is one such place. The food quality and service is at Japanese standards (very high). The price is reasonable for sushi places in Geneva. One tip: do make reservations.

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1 Thank GlobalTCK
Lausanne, Switzerland
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75 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2012

ジュネーブで一番好きな和食レストランです。 お値段もスイスの割にお手頃で、お寿司は本当に美味しいです。 I am Japanese and this is truely an amazing Japanese restaurant. I even find sushi better than the ones I used to eat back in Japan. Atmosphere is also nice, and very spacious so you will not have to wait. For a price in Geneve, I find it reasonable.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2012

One of the best Japanese restaurants in GVA. It is not a cheap place (but there is no such a Japanese restaurant in GVA), but the food is of very good quality. Especially the sushi. But the Japanese grill also. For lunchtime, possible sushi menu which is not expensive at all. And do not forget to taste the sake and... More 

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Thank darioGVA
Geneva, Switzerland
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2011

Excellent food, very fresh, some sushi are quite special (tender crab). Ordered a dish that was off the menu and very kindly accepted to cook it for me. Fairly traditional decoration. Will definitely go back to taste more.

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Thank Elfinst0ne
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2010

Fantastic teriyaki beef, the meat was very tender, fresh and excellent quality: thinly sliced and perfectly cooked. The meal was actually filling which is unusual for Japanese. Geneva + Japanese food are always pricey, but this was cheaper than the sushi and much better quality than many other options in Geneva. Sitting at the bar is also beter than you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 49
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de la Faucille 12, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 733 80 25
Description
For over 20 years, Sansui has set the standard with an authentic and varied Japanese cuisine, both homemade and affordable. Traditional dishes, hard to find in Geneva, such as udon, soba, gyoza, yakitori, tempura, tonkatsu, tofu... Quality sushi made with fresh wasabi, and yakiniku barbecue at the table. Large selection of hand-crafted sakés by the glass, Japanese beers, whiskies, and other typical drinks. Bento of the day. Shaded courtyard in summer.

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