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Mama Rosa

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117 rue de Geneve, 74240 Gaillard, Annemasse, France
+33 4 50 92 31 83
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Parla, Spain
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Best Italian restaurant in the region, and one of the most recommended options near Geneva. Georgeous pizza in a family ambiance!

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015

Very Italian restaurant! It is an Italian family who own and run the restaurant. The pizza marker is professional and thus the pizza is amazing. All the pasta are also very good! Very nice atmosphere!

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Manado, Indonesia
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

Went last night for pizza. Very good, wine very nice too. The price was also very reasonable good atmosphere, unpretentious and casual. Has parking at the back which is a plus as on Rue de Geneva and not much parking on road. Throughly enjoyed the evening.

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Mexico city
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

The pizzas are delicious, the ingredients used are from the highest quality, the arlecchino is my favorite. If you are a pasta lover, you need to try their gnocchi with gorgonzola sauce, it is to die for.

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Family owned restaurant.. 93 years old mama Rosa is doing the pasta freshly every morning!! Go there if you are looking for authentic delicious Italian food

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Geneva, Switzerland
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

This lovely family-owned restaurant is also an Italian grocery store, so the ingredients are of premium-quality, you won't be fooled. You may even see the grandmother manufacturing the pasta right behind the counter. All their food is great, from the pizzas made by the pizzaiolo-dad to the pastas... the lasagne being probably their most jaw-dropping. Highly recommended.

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Lund, Sweden
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

I like this restaurant because it's a small family businesses and the owners are so nice. Every time we go there they remember perfectly our preferences for food and they are very friendly. I do not eat pizza but all my friends that choose this dish say it's delicious. I love the pasta there (spaghetti sauce maison my favorite )... More 

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Gaillard, France
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182 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2014

If you are going to eat there rather than take-out, I would recommend going during the summer when the terrace is open. The inside of the restaurant is a bit of a dive, but if you like that sort of thing (I do) it's quaint and fun to watch the excitement of the kitchen. The pies are very good, but... More 

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Nice, France
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107 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2014

This little long-time restaurant in Gaillard is great. A terrific array of Pizza's and various other pasta dishes are available. Probably the finest 'Spag Bol' I've ever eaten. Salads are fresh, plentiful and good….Then to the best part…the owners! Terrific, they shout and talk loud and make you feel very welcome. The young waitress, (sadly is leaving this month for... More 

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Vetraz Monthoux, France
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8 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2013

While this place indeed offers Italian products, it can hardly be called a restaurant due to the narrowness of the place (tables are almost on top of one another) the very poor hygiene (the paper tablecloth was already quite stained when we arrived) and the absolutely disastrous service: we had to wait 5 minutes to be welcomed, they gave us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 rue de Geneve, 74240 Gaillard, Annemasse, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Savoie  >  Annemasse  >  Gaillard
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 92 31 83

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?