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Jules Verne

rue Jean-Violette 20, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
+41 22 321 51 00
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good50%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible1%
14 May 2017
“A reasonably good meal”
14 Feb 2017
Closed Now
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French, European
$$ - $$$
rue Jean-Violette 20, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We arrived late and were shown to our table promptly. The staff were engaging, polite and helpful. Food was good but not outstanding.

Thank UK-Stu
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Recently we moved this neighborhood near to hospital . We are exploring new cafes and restaurants nearby . One of our finding is Cafe Jule Verne . Excellent services , good quality drinks and friendly atmosphere. We had good food in dinner.

Thank Jkausar
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great little bar right opposite the hotel serving great food in a relaxed and pleasant setting. Reasonable prices to boot!

Thank jchi31
Reviewed 4 October 2016

On impulse, while in Lausanne, we decided to take the ferry from Nyon to Yvoire for lunch. It was a Sunday, and when we arrived in Yvoire, the place was packed with tourists and most restaurants were full and wouldn't let people wait for an...More

Thank Lin0515
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I went to have lunch and I was a little afraid due to the bad reviews but I found a very friendly team and a more than acceptable food for a decent price. You can't expect something spectacular but as a normal weekdays lunch is...More

Thank Raül M
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

The food is very typical - no big surprises (positive or negative). The prices are on the higher side for such a type of restaurant. If you come during summer you can have a table outside. A positive spin for the winter is the bar...More

Thank Nikolas V
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Pleasant place, friendly service, seems to be moslty for folk from the quartier - locals. Short menu makes it easy to choose from. One "exotique" meal of the day to live up to "Jules Verne" name changes on the menu but it wasnt available the...More

Thank Jannat S
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Ordered the plat du jour of fish and vegetables. It was uncooked so I returned it, when it returned it was so overcooked it was uncomfortable to eat. I informed the server who informed me it was the fault of the fish....

Thank TheChocolateMonk
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

I ate meals, had coffee, and had drinks 5 times in a week long stay in Geneva. The service was fine, contrary to some reviews. The drinks are quite good. I ordered an Irish coffee, and the manager apologized that it would not be up...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

We usually go there with collegues to have drinks every week. The place is very nice and the drinks and food are really ok. We have been very disapponted with the behaviour of one of the waiter...very uncomfortable behaviour and unaccettable service...it is a pity...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Jean-Violette 20, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Saint-Fraçois
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Fraçois
  • Phone Number: +41 22 321 51 00
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