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avenue de Frontenex 5, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
+41 22 736 88 54
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
1 week ago
“Decent local “truffle” restaurant ”
“Amazing! ”
Closed Now
Italian, European, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
avenue de Frontenex 5, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
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Reviewed today via mobile

Came for a dinner and had a wonderful experience: not just the food was delicious, but the service,the prices and hospitality. Had two stakes and pasta with truffles, both plates polished off! Totally recommend to come for a dinner.

Thank Кристина Б
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Warmly welcomed by the proprietor who clearly takes pride in his restaurant and menu. I went for the truffle menu which was a good choice for first timer. Every dish was full of flavor and delicious. Only let down was the desert - I didn’t...More

Thank Jeep C
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Tested the Maine lobster, it's great. Very nice, polite service (young team with high energy). The only downside is the resto feeling: it could do with some renovation.

Thank Nir O
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I took my family there for dinner, the restaurant seems like it hasn't been cleaned in a long time, we were welcomed by two interns who were very friendly one of them was from Mexico and the other one from Mauritius, they were really hospitable...More

1  Thank Charles k
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great traditional French food, many dishes have truffles (their specialty). The owner is great and we always enjoy speaking with him. We always enjoy our dinners, great place.

1  Thank grossetti
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was my first visit though my friend had been a couple of years ago. I can't say what was going on in the kitchen but the first pasta dish was completely tasteless. The second dish tasted bad. The wine was nothing to write home...More

Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Went for a business lunch, it was not full so was able to eat and talk properly, we chose the menu of the day it was very nice and also a good house wine.

Thank David M
Reviewed 29 February 2016

The concierge at my hotel told me about this place, describing it as honest and trustworthy. We decided to give it a try and were given a table facing the street. No big deal, however, as we understood this was a good place for truffles,...More

2  Thank gabykouchacji
Reviewed 28 December 2015

The restaurant is very nice and cozy. I love the room with the wall paintings. We tried the Pavé du boeuf with white truffles and it was very good. For dessert I loved the vanilla ice cream with white truffles. Service is very good. Even...More

Thank CecilHorus
Reviewed 15 October 2015

One of a few restaurants open on a Sunday night in Geneva. The interior décor was lovely, romantic. An Italian restaurant with a French feel. Food was excellent as was the service. By Geneva standards, was affordable.

Thank Alan P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: avenue de Frontenex 5, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 736 88 54
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For half a century, the Jeu de l'Arc restaurant has been offering fine Italian cuisine under the benevolent eye of Gabriello ORLANNI. Located in the heart of Geneva, it is the ideal place for your events as well as for your business meals thanks to its warm, quiet and discreet room. Specialties: homemade pasta, lobster from the fishpond, fish and meat of choice. Mushrooms according to Season: Black truffle, Gray truffle, White truffle, Summer truffle, Morels, Chanterelles, Boletus. The boss and all his team will reserve you an exceptional welcome of kindness and efficiency.
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