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rue Henri-Blanvalet 3, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
+41 22 735 47 11
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (9 reviews)
“sushi” (28 reviews)
“sukiyaki” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
rue Henri-Blanvalet 3, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing Japanese restaurant. Got address from a Japanese person and will go back. A very strong recommendation.

Thank Beat0067
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Since I discovered both locations in the eaux-vives, I’ve never been to another sushis place except for Mikado for a quick takeaway. It’s just over the top, sushis are to die for. Try everything you can. It’s certainly expensive and service is so-so (young waiters...More

Thank Gigiroesti
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Last night (Friday) we discovered Kakinuma, and it was a pleasant surprise - the decor is sober, but not sterile, and the service attentive and friendly. We also enjoyed the food, sashimi for starters, various sliced beef dishes as main course. All food was well...More

Thank robert_bos53
Reviewed 4 October 2017

usually one comeback to enjoy the taste and atmosphere he experienced before... in my case I left with feeling that not all comebacks are enjoyed, if not perfectly planned. If you have nob reservation and invited by any chance to the back room, beware there's...More

Thank Murat67
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Many of my Japanese colleagues and I agree that this is the restaurant that you can get one of the most authentic japanese food in Geneva. I am not talking about just Sushi which is all over Geneva, be it authentic or not. But, if...More

3  Thank Yoshiyuki O
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The sushi was great! But the restaurant has too many tables very close to each other so it feels very crowded and loud. Service was very slow when we went there but the restaurant was completely full.

Thank Valeria T
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We booked this restaurant while searching for traditional Japanese cuisine in Geneva and we were not disappointed! Great service, very warm welcome and the best sushi in town!

Thank JEV23
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very friendly Japanese Diner. The place is small and reservation must. Went for Dinner with a friend who is frequent there. He asked them to bring a selection for us and they served us various Maki Rolls out of the menu which were all fantastic...More

Thank Manoj Kumar P
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

When visiting Geneva I always make an effort to dine at Kakinuma. In my opinion, this is the best Japanese food available in Switzerland and probably the best Japanese food I've had outside of Japan. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 7 March 2017

A friend warmly recommended the place for Lunch and it was a great pleasure to follow his advice. The place is smallish but cosy and looks authentic. The service is one of the best I can think of when nowadays you often see a couple...More

Thank Giorgio S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Henri-Blanvalet 3, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 735 47 11
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