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Brasserie la Bourse

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French, Swiss, European
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place du Marche 7, Carouge 1227, Switzerland
+41 22 342 04 66
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Geneva, Switzerland
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location of the restaurant is great, on the lovely square of Carouge. The food is good and not too expensive but it's very touristic and crowded. In summer you can eat outside while in winter if you are inside you can't avoid a very intense almost disturbing smell of melted cheese

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Thank CristinaOlivotto
Geneva, Switzerland
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373 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting the market of Carouge on a rainy and windy Saturday morning, Brasserie La Bourse is a haven of warmth and cosiness. They serve real comfort food. Our green salads were crisp with a nice dressing, and piping ho main courses followed: veal lever (rosé inside with pommes nature) and hachis de parmentier. Together with a nice bottle of... More 

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Thank robert_bos53
Melbourne
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128 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Excellent bistro, well run, filled with local people, if you want an authentic Geneva Bistro this is great place, good service

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Thank Markqn1
Geneva, Switzerland
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127 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

La Bourse is quite large with at least three good sized rooms on the ground floor plus another restaurant in the basement for Swiss specials such as fondue. It is situated on one corner of the market place and after wandering around the interesting market we decided to eat. We were taken to one of the rooms which was half... More 

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Thank 208Geordie
Geneva, Switzerland
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593 reviews
494 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Brasserie La bourse is located at the beautiful place du marché in vieux Carouge. Their speciality is entrecôte café de Paris with pommes allumettes. I went for it and it was delicious. My wife had the roasted chicken with salad and fries and was very happy about her choice.

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Thank Jamesfood
Jerusalem, Israel
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95 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Touring for a comfortable place in la Carouge, we decided to enter la Bourse. My spouse chose the vegetarian hamburger and I opted for the classic hamburger. We were happy with these two dishes. Although we did not try the desserts - I noticed they served very special desserts with framboise and gruyere cream that looked great. I liked the... More 

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1 Thank Liora293983
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

The food was good but not very special with not many nice options in the menu. The service was friendly, the chef made a mistake and they easily searched a solution. Good option for trying traditional dishes of swizertland

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Thank Majo C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Sat for 45 minutes without my order being taken. Wasn't given any bread, was simply ignored by the waiting staff. Watched a French family come in and immediately be given a bread basket, and have their order taken. Magnificent rudeness, with a side order of racism. Gave up and left in the end. Good work, everyone - I'm sure the... More 

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Bath
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Located on the central square of Carouge and offering a very reasonable - for Geneva - plat du jour lunch option. On the day we visited this comprised a smoked salmon "amuse bouche", green salad or vegetable soup and veal escalope with linguine for 20 swiss francs. All very well prepared and presented. To be recommended if you are visiting... More 

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Thank RichardBBath
Zurich, Switzerland
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69 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

There is not much to say other than the atmosphere, service and helpful staff are excellent, the food delicious. We had three courses of different dishes, and they were all of superior quality. If you are in the area I can recommend La Bourse unconditionally.

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Thank Abyzkjp
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Cher client , vous accueillir et de profiter de l'agréable compagnie est toujours un plaisir pour nous tous . Meilleures... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$58
Cuisine
French, Swiss, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place du Marche 7, Carouge 1227, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Carouge
  • Phone Number: +41 22 342 04 66
Description
In the heart of the old Carouge a big Brasserie in the decoration and the service in the Parisian ". To you the choice between the typical put of brasserie according to the season: grilled andouillette, sauerkraut, head and veal tongue or the specialities houses, such as a juicy rib steak, a fresh or Tartar fish prepared in front of you. In the vaults of 1800 we propose you our specialities of fondues in the cheese, the Chinese fondue, the grill-stones, the pizzas and the pastas.

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