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Cafe Metropole

) #914 of 1,528 Restaurants in Geneva $$ - $$$ European, French, Cafe
rue du Prince 6, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 310 06 70
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible17%
24 Feb 2016
“Good lunch stop”
19 Oct 2015
“Excellent first experience”
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
European, French, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
rue du Prince 6, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 25 February 2016

Going there occasionally when wanting to have a slightly above average lunch and have rarely been disappointed. Service is mostly quick and efficient, and food consistently good and always with some original touch. A bit more expensive than an average bistrot but nothing too scandalous...More

Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Was invited by a good friend of mine here and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food, ambiance and service. Entrecôte tagliata style was divine. Will return again no doubt!

3  Thank genevatopreviewer
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Went with a colleague whose wife had suggested the same. Had the plat du jour. drinks are expensive . Great for people watching. Had salmon with salsa and baked potatoes was ok but the company and pavement view made up for it. May go again.

Thank Ash R
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Myself and my wife were looking for something in the centre of Geneva and found this place. The price, ambience, food were all great but the thing that set it apart was the helpfulness and warm welcome of the staff. Just unbelievably good! Friendly, efficient...More

2  Thank Johnny M
Reviewed 3 July 2014

My husband and I went to the Cafe Metropole on Tuesday, the last day we could use our BuyClub voucher. Perhaps it was because it was an "off" night or that everyone else was watching the Swiss-Argentine World Cup game, but we had terrific service...More

1  Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 20 June 2014

I agree with the other customers who purchased vouchers and were extremely disappointed at the response when we wanted to use our vouchers with friends purchased through BuyClub. We experienced no customer service, the restaurant was empty, the food is below average. We will never...More

Thank Nena T
Reviewed 16 June 2014

We have never been impressed with Cafe Metropole. In general, we have found the food and service to be just average, but with the typical Geneva high prices, and the temperature in the place was usually too warm, especially upstairs. Some friends liked it, though,...More

1  Thank gsep
Reviewed 13 June 2014

When we arrived at the restaurant, having booked a table, it was empty. The staff did not welcome us, show us to our seats or take a drinks order. We had booked with a promotional voucher (three separate vouchers, each one was valid for two...More

3  Thank emmisco
Reviewed 13 June 2014

We went to Café Metropole after having purchased a Voucher via BuyClub. The dinner is fair, but nothing more than that. We tasted several dishes. None of them was great. It's a normal restaurant. Prices are high for the quality and the quantity it provides....More

Thank m_chiorboli
Reviewed 8 June 2014

The service was rude and detached. The server looked uninterested and couldn't care less, there was only one person running around trying to manage everybody's orders. For starters, my partner got his starter way earlier than me, and I only ordered a salad! The quantities...More

Thank Rouge K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 45
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Prince 6, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Rues-Basses Longemalle
  • Neighbourhood: Rues-Basses Longemalle
  • Phone Number: +41 22 310 06 70
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