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Auberge de Saviese

rue des Paquis 20, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 732 83 30
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“raclette” (89 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (55 reviews)
“bread” (32 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Swiss, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
rue des Paquis 20, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is the best fondue place in Geneva, whenever we wish to have fondue we come for dinner, today Saturday 17 November 2018 we (4 of us) just had excellent dinner really good fondue (for 2) and meat fondue (for 2). The service and staff...More

Thank AL-WREIKAT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with my friend and we got meat fondue. We loved the service of the spanish and cuban people tending the restaurant. We end up bringing the rest of the friends. a group of aprox 30 people. . we got the back part of...More

Thank Leah I
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Leah, Thank you for your wonderful feedback, I am more than glad to read that you enjoyed your both evening with us :-) I will forward immediately your lovely comment to our staff who I am sure will be delighted to hear it. Looking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A busy, friendly, relaxed place where the staff were helpful and humorous. We stuck with the house cheese fondue (quite heavy but delicious) and a simple salad. It was perfect, and reasonably priced for Geneva.More

Thank MJMCD67
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your warm comment. I am glad to read that everything was up to your expectations and that you enjoyed our house cheese fondue as well as the treatment you received from our staff. Looking forward to welcome you back soon...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really wanted to try swiss fondue, so we went here Benoit’s close to our hotel, the seating area is very tide not much to move. And on the menus we saw some dishes like lasagna which I tough this place was only for fondue...More

Thank NellieRaffa
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Nellie, Thank you for your honest feedback. It is true that during rush hour all the tables seem close to each others. However, this contributes to the warm family atmosphere we seek to convey to our customers. We are disappointed that we have not...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good classic fondue as well as green pepper fondue. Very nice service, but I observed there is sometimes too many people and too few waiters/waitresses. The owner of the place is present and take care of guests of the restaurant. I definitely recommend this...More

Thank Justyna C
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Justyna, Thank you for your nice review, I am pleased to read that you enjoyed you meal with us with our green pepper cheese fondue and our lovely staff. Thanking you again for your kind recommendation I send you my warmest greetings.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after leaving another restaurant after a 30 minute wait. The service was excellent and the food was very good. We traditional Swiss dinners and couldn’t eat it all. I would return and am very surprised that there are any reviews without good...More

Thank famcunningham
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind feedback, I am pleased to read that you both enjoyed our service and food quality. I will forward your nice comment to our staff who will be delighted to hear it. Looking forward to welcome you back soon...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Well, I followed the reviews on TA to find somewhere to take our guests for a typical Swiss meal in the centre of Geneva. I was aware of the reviews of the staff and, sure enough, the maître d’ was very unsmiling and business-like, but...More

Thank Denise T
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Denise, Thank you for your feedback and nice comment about our staff. I am very sorry to read that you didn't fully enjoyed your diner in our company. I am very surprised about your comment regarding our cheese fondue as it is one of...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

Our last night in Geneva, thought we would go for traditional Swiss cuisine. Found this via TripAdvisor and had good ratings. . . But - agree with the recent other review - AVOID!!! We had no reservations but the owner said we could be accommodated...More

1  Thank Ligaya2
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Guest, I read very carefully and with all my attention your feedback on your recent visit in our restaurant. I feel very sorry to learn what happen to you and your family, it is absolutely not a behaviour that I can tolerate in my...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

While there were some good points (the owner seemed friendly and the malakoffs were tasty), overall we didn't have a good experience and would not recommend it at all - some of the staff were rude and pushy and the general quality of the food...More

Thank bistekkona
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Dear Guest, I am sorry to read that you didn't enjoy your evening with us. Regarding your complains as I seemed friendly to you why did you not tell me directly on the moment about your disappointment so I could have help you to find...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner with friends as first time in Geneva and wanted to try the traditional food. The place is lovely, food very tasty and staff very friendly and helpful. The fondue cheese is fantastic, but the portion is quite large..hard for 2 people to...More

Thank Ioana A
Santiago H, Propriétaire at Auberge de Saviese, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Dear Loana, Thank you very much for your honest and precious feedback. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your overall Swiss experience in our restaurant. I will forward your lovely comment to both of our kitchen and service staff who I am sure...More

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Maja K
12 March 2018|
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Response from RushW21 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the late reply, I hope you got a table. Yes its always better to book a table for the evening. During the day could be less busy but its a popular place. Otherwise you might have to go back when a table is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$58
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue des Paquis 20, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 732 83 30
  • E-mail
Description
L'Auberge de Saviese is a Cafe Restaurant full of charm and authenticity, located in the heart of the Paquis area. There, for more than fifty years, the restaurant has been perpetuating Swiss culinary traditions. You'll be able to discover regional specialties such as raclette, Cheese Fondue "Maison" or the special "Half & Half" Cheese Fondue. we also offer "Fondue Bourguignonne", "Fondue Chinoise" and "Fondue Bressane" as well as a large selection of pub meals. During the winter, in the warm and rustic ambiance of our Carnotzet, or in summer on the cool terraces, come and enjoy a happy and cordial atmosphere. The new staff will be delighted to welcome and advise you.
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