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La Potiniere

) #270 of 1,533 Restaurants in Geneva $$ - $$$ French, , European
Jardin Anglais | 2, Promenade du Lac, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 310 28 28
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (5 reviews)
“hamburger” (3 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
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French, Bar, European, Delicatessen, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Jardin Anglais | 2, Promenade du Lac, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

7.29.17 Stopped here to sit and order something. The waitress got annoyed that we only wanted drinks at first glance and ripped the placemats and silverware off the table after avoiding us for ten minutes walking by us with a smirk on her face. My...More

Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Office party turned fun with awesome service by TiTi (not sure if i got the name spelled correctly).

Thank Daksh2409
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I arrived at 7h30 PM and even though the outdoor terrace seemed full the butler found immediately a table for diner, as other guest were mostly having drinks. I had a very good hamburger and an excellent "all chocolate" desert with mousse ice cream and...More

Thank markusflemming
MelyssandeB, Responsable relations publiques at La Potiniere, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Thank you for your comment. It's always a pleasure to know that our clients had a good time at La Potinière. We hope to see you again at our terrace in a near future. Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant & outdoor cafe that has a prime location in the heart of Geneva by the lake, unfortunately emits an UN-customer friendly vibe. Although I have not sampled their menu and cannot offer an opinion on it, what I base my poor rating is...More

Thank dress-like-us
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Good place on the lake for a few drinks and bite to eat. The place was packed and had a great selection of drinks. Well worth it for a pre dinner drinks.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

On a June afternoon my husband and I walked over to Jardin Anglais on the side of Lake Geneva. The view was spectacular and the gardens were so pretty. We stopped for lunch at La Potinere. It was perfect! We had Chardonnay and an appetizer...More

Thank Jimmie F
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely don't go there for service! They are horrible, you wait endlessly to order and again for drinks to arrive. And when your unlucky you get the waiter which is not responsible for your table... They brought back the credit card to the wrong table...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We were there when the Geneva after work crowd had filled the place. It was a lot of fun. Our server was a really sweet guy and announced it was his first day on the job. His sincerity was so charming and made us feel...More

Thank staylonger
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We have been sitting for more than a hour and no sign of the food we have ordered. I'd tried to contact the waitress but she compleetly ignored us. Finally the burgers arrived, it wasnt so special. Mc donalds serves beter burgers. The buffet wasnt...More

Thank Jzmn C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Very busy braserie but the location and the service, food is great. Staff very nice and positive. Food was delicious.

Thank yasemin_tu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jardin Anglais | 2, Promenade du Lac, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 310 28 28
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We have a passion ... The new management of the Potiniere has restored this beautiful institution Genevoise letters n oblesse. Located in the English Garden in the front line of the lake, the decor is inspired by the late nineteenth century (Art Deco), and the focus is on the wine passion (selected natural wine, biodynamic, prestigious wines) and culinary passion (discovery card). We also organize your private events: banquet, seminar, birthday, wedding ... We wait for you ... Passion Wine & Food
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