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Cafe du Soleil

place du Petit-Saconnex 6, Geneva 1209, Switzerland
+41 22 733 34 17
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fondue” (463 reviews)
“bread” (55 reviews)
“salad” (90 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
French, Swiss, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
place du Petit-Saconnex 6, Geneva 1209, Switzerland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Making a reservation online was very efficient with a quick confirmation via email. Service was extremely poor - some of the reasons being: forgot the salads we ordered, only brought our wine upon multiple reminders, gave us the wrong dish (they took it away immediately...More

Thank Shch25
Reviewed yesterday

I got the impression that if you do not book, you will not eat in this place. It was crowd it. The service was very friendly, and considering that Geneva is probably the most expensive city in Switzerland, prices were excellent. I got a fondue...More

Thank Beto79
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Best Bits Very Accomodating in booking a table. Service Attentive Partner Liked the Fondue Frites excellent Profiteroles Amazing The Not So Good Bits Quite Cramped Ambience wasn't great, certainly not romantic, better for groups Decor needs updating Steak was ok but stringy, not tender...More

Thank brfcfan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cafe du soleil is another resturant we visit every year . This place is the home ground for fondue n by far one of the most yummy fondue I have eaten in Switzerland. Cozy place , lovely decor and the resturant is filled with aroma...More

Thank huzefakatawala
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travelled 1 hr by uber to go to this restaurant well within its opening hours and its closed! Heard wonderful things about it but unfortunately it wasnt open and no notices put online. We were very excited to come here the whole day and even...More

Thank Rohyl J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were happy with the quality & prices of the food. Friendly & accomodating servers. There’s a little garden dining ideal between spring & summertime. There have set menus to choose from. Highly recommended👍🏽

Thank Ma Christina C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the fondue and the sense of humour of the staff there. The best place in town to taste a traditional fondue and the local White that goes with it ! Do book early enough !

1  Thank notme47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice cosy and very busy restaurant for a traditional fondue. We went in the evening and there were still people coming in as we were leaving around 11 pm. Nice atmosphere and service was friendly. Definitely recommend.

Thank Rogueyoda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place seems small but will welcome everyone with or without the reservation. Very friendly and professional staff willing to deal with tourists who have no idea what to pick or how to understand the menu options. The cheese fondue was a great quality and...More

Thank Annam1957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their cheese fondue is public secret ! Everyone know it is best in town.Be carefull and i advise you to make reservation ahead.The main dishes are great aswell,try duck ! Service was attentive.Considering other prices in Gevena this is a bargin.

Thank Konstantin L
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Questions & Answers
Javier C
5 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Adriano D | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry for late reply. We don't use tripadvisor to take reservation and I didn't see it on time. Hope you managed to come visit us. Best regards, Café du Soleil team
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Dž P
14 March 2017|
Response from Adriano D | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you very much for contacting Café du Soleil through tripadvisor. We decided to stop taking reservation on this channel because we need to centralize the process for better organization. Please book directly by... More
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Nevena P
24 February 2017|
Response from Adriano D | Property representative |
Dear Nevena, Your table for two at 19:15 tonight is confirmed. Thank you very much for your booking. Best regards, Adriano
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place du Petit-Saconnex 6, Geneva 1209, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 733 34 17
Le Café du Soleil is one of the oldest restaurant in Geneva (around 400 years old), well known for serving the best fondue and delicious malakoffs. Our restaurant also offers a varied menu to satisfy everybody and daily specials for lunch made with love. During summer, our beautiful terrace will welcome you or our air-conditionned room.
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