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La Matze

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rue Chaponniere 7, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 18:30 - 23:00
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Fremington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely friendly service and great food! French atmosphere. Service was just right and friendly. We had a great table in the window with comfortable seating.

Thank cathy732
Formby, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We met up with friends from Australia for my 'special birthday' in Geneva. They booked La Matze on our hotel receptionists recommendation for local cuisine. The restaurant was quite busy which is always a good sign when so many around it were not. We could see fresh pizzas being made, people enjoying fondues but chose local dishes after our waitress... More 

Thank Laydebird
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73 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

As in all Geneva expensive for what it is, Pizza with some parma ham was 24chf and a demi carafe was 25chf so 49chf for one person. It was ok but not worth the money

Thank voproductions
Atenas, Costa Rica
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Matze pizza was perfect. Big size, fair price range (18-24F for pizza). Fresh ingredients (nothing canned). Best I have had in a while. Solid meal and I didn't feel too full or heavy after. Service was friendly and attentive. Outdoor terrace was very nice. Close to train station. Great, filling meal the night before flying out. I saw other dishes... More 

Thank HTinCostaRica
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We wanted to have cheese fondue on our visit and happened using this restaurant. The restaurant was lovely, the staff was very friendly and attentive and the fondue was wonderful! So happy we found this restaurant.

Thank Kimberly K
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel (the Ibis Style) near the Gare Centrale. Easy walking distance. We were a party of 4. The ambiance was excellent, quite, not rushed, conducive to good conversation. The manager recommended a cod special which was out of this world! I also had a mixed salad which was quite tasty. They have a nice... More 

Thank MuzunguViejo
Hambleton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Looking back over reviews in the last 3 1/2 years most are 4* with a few 3* or 5* and for me 4* is spot on. Nice friendly greeting and service. Pizza/Pasta dishes extensive alternatives less so. Food arrived quite quickly as we all had pizzas. Well presented no complaints. Desserts adequate. Price reasonable for location. Would return.

Thank Brian L
Reno, Nevada
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444 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This restaurant is on a side street very close to the Geneva train station. We sat outside for dinner on a warm evening. They also have inside seating. I ordered the "fruit de mer" pizza. It was topped with tiny baby shrimp and mussels. It was good. I also wanted some ice water with my dinner. The server told us... More 

Thank Heather M
Johannesburg, South Africa
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Drop by for a nice no frills meal with very friendly service. The decor is 'rustic' and the food quite hearty. I ate an egg soup - superb; and a very good plate of lightly done perch. Very, very fresh. I was alone, but next time am with someone, I'd like to try their house specialty: the meat fondue.

1 Thank A S
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

This was our favourite restaurant when we visited Geneva. The staff were extremely friendly and attentive. The food was of good quality, nicely presented and reasonable priced (for Geneva). As a result we visited on three occasions eating different meals on each occasion.

1 Thank Gordon C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Swiss, European, Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Chaponniere 7, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Cornavin
  • Neighbourhood: Cornavin
  • Phone Number: 41227327961

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