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Bistrot des Halles de Rive

#235 of 1,582 Restaurants in Geneva
££ - £££, European
boulevard Helvetique 29, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
+41 22 736 48 76
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 days ago
“Great find, a hidden gem,a must in Geneva!”
9 Nov 2017
“Great atmosphere, food (right off the stalls) wines and service!”
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Swiss, European
££ - £££
boulevard Helvetique 29, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I stumbled upon this bistro whilst between meetings. It is situated within Les Halles indoor market, which is worth a visit on its own. The atmosphere is friendly and the staff are most welcoming. There is a mixture of locals and businessmen/women all who seem...More

1  Thank MIW_11
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Went there for the first time, for lunch in town with a friend, and am sure this could become a habit. Had the best kidneys in mustard sauce that I have had in years! They have a great selection of wines, white and red, a...More

Thank Gerhard P
Reviewed 26 October 2017

For sure the Bistrot des Halles de Rives has been an iconic landmark for many years, a location where le-tout-Genève would gather on market day, Wednesdays and Saturdays. Alas, the owners decided to retire (well-deserved) and so there is a new owner. We went for...More

Thank robert_bos53
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I'd been meaning to try this place out for a while and it was similar for a colleague so we popped over for a lunch on a Wednesday. The menu has a selection of comfort food as well as healthy dishes. I settled on the...More

Thank Anisia85
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Found this amazing place by chance, your eyes cannot take in the amazing produce here from super fresh sea food to a mountain of cheeses, hams, meat and so much more. If I had such a store where I lived I would be on first...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Fun food hall whether you just wander around or grab a bite to eat. Tons of food stands ranging from bakeries, butchers, cheese (oh the cheese), produce. Lots of take away food too plus a few spots to sit down and eat. On one of...More

Thank Tinyte13
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Did I visit Les Halles? Yes, but I thought that Les Halles was in Paris, the place with a history of several centuries serving as Paris' wholesale fresh meat and produce market? That Les Halles was torn down when the City of Paris decided to...More

Thank gabykouchacji
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

I'm no fondue expert but I think this is the fondue there was amazing! Had champagne fondue to share for lunch in the lovely Halles de Rive market. I do not think you can go wrong at a bistro in a market with fresh produce....More

Thank tuesday4475
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We stumbled into the gourmet market halls by accident, it started raining ans we forgot to bring our umbrellas! After having checked the gourmet market which offers any artisan delicacy one could imagine (fish, meat, cheese) we cam across the bistro which does not look...More

Thank Barnskybeat
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Les Halles at the end of Rive - the Bond Street of Geneva - is a proper foodie mecca for cheese,meat and sausage, and other essentials to life. Where do Les producterus, Traiteurs, etc eat themselves in this little trad dining room and bustling bar...More

Thank MeTarzan
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Restaurant Details

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Swiss, European
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: boulevard Helvetique 29, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 736 48 76
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