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Brasserie Lipp

#11 of 1,444 Restaurants in Geneva
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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rue de la Confederation 8, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 318 80 30
07:00 - 02:00
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Sun 09:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 02:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

An excellent restaurant which is lively at all hours. A destination for visitors and locals alike due to the very attentive service and wide variety of dishes including seafood. It can be noisy due to hard floors and lowish ceilings, but there are quieter corners and a large outdoor terrace, covered in the winter by a tent.

Thank Michael M
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

8/10 I had a great time and an exquisite lunch. One of the best restaurants in town. Must have a reservation!!!!

Thank Mehdi J
Geneva, Switzerland
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352 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As the grey november month drags on, the wintergarden of Lipp is the best place to forget your autumn depression - it is done up in bright autumn colours and the food and service are as good as ever. Our companions indulged in seafood (oysters and urchins), my wife had artichokes and I had the medium sized choucroute. All delicious... More 

Thank robert_bos53
Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been coming here for years and it's always good. The food is great, a wide choice on the menu with some classics and always some new, seasonal things too. There are some good vegetarian options too, couscous aux legumes is my favourite. The wine is excellent and the waiters are super professional, knowledgeable and kind. Be sure to... More 

Thank Eszi
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there for seafood and it was a great choice. Food was delicious starting from oysters, through mussels and finishing with a lobster. We came there early, at 7,thus it was calm and the server had a lot of time for us. At aroud 8 it got very busy, and the waiters started running around, with hardly any time... More 

Thank Justyna K
Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy little restaurant on the main shopping street and uncommonly open on a Sunday. Great for people watching and dinner with friends, although quite expensive for the quality of the food.

Thank leilamswan
Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best mussels to be found in Geneva, but also great seafood and fish. Service fast and friendly, despite the place is always full. Reservation a must, open 7/7. Wine list extensive and ...expensive !

Thank Bruce L
Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where can you have a quality light dinner in a comfortable setting on a Sunday at 11.45pm? Hmm.... only one answer, Brasserie Lipp. You get a super professional service, great food and a wonderful calm intimate setting in the jardin d'hiver. It never gets old. Soupe de poisson and green salad. Just what the doctor ordered!

1 Thank genevatopreviewer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful seafood platter as our dinner. I remember that the platter cost Fr99 and including shrimp, crab and lobster. The crab was awesome. There was plenty of crab paste inside. I dont like crab paste before but crab paste offered in this restaurant has no fishy smell. It made me enjoy it very much. We ordered another... More 

1 Thank opal H
The Hague, Netherlands
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The seafood display looks good, the ambience is nice but the 51 CHF "entrecôte" that really is some other cut of meat is beyond terrible. Hard to cut, difficult to chew and half the serving made up of lumps of thick fat. Served with French fries that are so hard it is impossible to eat them and dark brown in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Seafood, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de la Confederation 8, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Cité
  • Neighbourhood: Cité
  • Phone Number: +41 22 318 80 30

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