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vino olio cafe

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5 rue des Chaudronniers, Geneva, Switzerland
+41 22 310 60 59
06:30 - 01:00
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 01:00
Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Geneva, Switzerland
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Very good pasta, the choice is quite impressive, and I thought it would make it less good but actually no. Careful, the portions are much bigger than the Geneva average, go only if hungry

Thank Olga L
Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I came across this place while seeking a dinner location in old Geneva town. A little off the main square with the more touristy standard fare, this was a great find for one to try local wines (which Geneva has many fine ones) and have a decent bite. It's small and cozy with many regulars obviously attending.... More 

Thank PaddyLenka
Geneva, Switzerland
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59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The restaurant is usually always full and one must ideally try to reserve especially at lunchtime during the week. The choice of pasta is good, service is friendly and fast. A good alternative in geneva's old town

Thank sofia b
Geneva, Switzerland
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Situated in the old town of Geneva, near to the parking St. Antoine, access is easy. The Italian style restaurant is quite small (a bar and about 10 tables), is nicely decorated (with Italian vine and oil bottles - hence "vino olio"). Some entry plates offer good food at reasonable price; main courses and wines are on the expensive side... More 

1 Thank fredv_11
Solon, Ohio
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We ate dinner here early on a Tuesday night. The artichoke and parmigiano starter was good for 2 or more if you get a 2nd one. The Olaf's salmon was tasty. We also got the caprese salad, which had just mozzarella and fresh tomatoes. Very delicious. For dinner we had a variety of pastas. The penne was al dente. The... More 

Thank clsmit
Geneva, Switzerland
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

In the heart of the old town of Geneva, just meters away from St Peter's Cathedral, this lovely cafe is the ideal place for a midday break. Whether visiting the place or working in the neighborhood - my case - Vino Olio Cafe gives you excellent value for your money: the food is excellent - try the pasta with real... More 

Thank Anne_PS
Lausanne, Switzerland
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77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Nice spot in the old city near from Bourg-de-Four. Good wines and warm atmosphere with efficient staff. i tried pasta and beef tagliata. It was really tasty.

Thank David H
Geneva, Switzerland
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147 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

It's a charming cosy cafe in the heart of down town Geneva. Good variety of pasta and wine. Good home made desserts. Friendly atmosphere . Good place for lunch and dinner with friends .

Thank Rotem T
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

Big bowls of pasta or chicken in all kind of sauces! A nice, cosy place where you can enjoy a nice evening. Wine is good as well and home made desserts are worth while. Service is good and attentive. A nice break in the heart of the old town of Geneva.

Thank Tour t
Mersin, Turkey
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164 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

very good italian cuisine in a charming atmosphere.especially the beef tagliata of this restaurant is very famous and excellent.good wine list,nice terrace and friendly service.everything just the way it should be to please you.little pricy but totally in line with the location.

3 Thank amirzekeriya

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 60 - USD 150
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
06:30 - 01:00
06:30 - 01:00
06:30 - 01:00
06:30 - 01:00
06:30 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 rue des Chaudronniers, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Bourg-de-Four
  • Neighbourhood: Bourg-de-Four
  • Phone Number: +41 22 310 60 59

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