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Le Chat-Botte

$$$$French, European,
quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 716 69 20
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (11 reviews)
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
“truffe” (3 reviews)
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French, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I you only get to visit one restaurant in Geneva, this should be it. Delightful experience, what a pleasure to taste the dishes, enjoy the sights and classy ambience. I could go on and on about how wonderful, but the ratings and rankings say it...More

Thank Penelopevista
BeauRivageGeneve, director of Le Chat-Botté at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, What a pleasure to read your compliments following your experience at Le Chat-Botté. Your satisfaction is our best reward. We look forward to welcoming you back soon for a next delightful experience. Sincerely, Vincent Debergé, Director of Le Chat-Botté

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Welcoming , great view on a summer evening comfortable seating was a pleasure to be sitting in a peaceful atmosphere.

Thank thegrumpycook
BeauRivageGeneve, director of Le Chat-Botté at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, We thank you really much for your review following your experience at Le Chat-Botté. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Sincerely, Vincent Debergé, Director of Le Chat-Botté restaurant

Reviewed 9 October 2018

I had a dinner at Le Chat-Botte restaurant during my stay at Beau-Rivage hotel. I appreciate very tasty dishes and drinks. I had 3 courses menu (salad, main dish and desert). I was pleased to get a few complimentary dishes. Work of restaurant staff: chef-somelier...More

Thank Valentyn C
BeauRivageGeneve, Director of restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear Valentyn C, We thank you very much for these wonderful words of praise following your experience at Le Chat-Botté. We are all delighted to read that your stay dinner has exceeded your expectations and look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you again very...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

Visited September for Dinner - very very good and peasant service, good wine and a calm and relaxing atmosphere . We had grilled squid and shrimp salad, then beef and local chicken. All in all very good, pretty classical and did not go "wow" on...More

Thank CP1240
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur du Chat-Botté at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Dear CP Family, We thank you for taking the time to comment your dinner at Le Chat-Botté. We took note of your comment regarding your experience and it is a pleasure to read your compliment about the pleasant service the relaxing atmosphere and the good...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely setting overlooking the lake. Excellent helpful staff. The food was delicious and interesting. Like most good restaurants in Geneva there isn’t a huge range of options for vegetarians, but I had one of the vegetarian starters as a main and it worked well.

Thank tesssomervell
BeauRivageGeneve, Director of Le Chat-Botté restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Dear guest, We thank you for taking the time to comment your gastronomic experience at Le Chat-Botté. It is a pleasure to read your satisfaction, We look forward to welcoming you back among us. Sincerely, Vincent Debergé, Director of Le Chat-Botté restaurant

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Had dined at Chat Botté on a few previous occasions. Was ok but no more. In view of its hyped up reputation decided to give it another try with my family. Big mistake. Pretentious staff and pretentious food certainly not worthy of a Michelin star....More

Thank Claurisam
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur du Chat-Botté at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear Claurisam, We want to thank you for taking the time to share your comments. We are sorry to read that your experience did not meet your expectations, please accept our sincere apologies. The behaviour and service described in your comment are not the reflection...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

I tried this restaurant during the "Veggie Week" when some restaurants is Geneva offer a special vegetarian menu and I was able to appreciate the delicious food (Amuse-bouche: Gaspacho de fraise, tartare de concombre au basilic thaï - Asperges de couleur croquantes, crumble de noisette...More

Thank di-TABS
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur du Chat-Botté at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear guest, We would like to thank you for your comment following your experience at Le Chat-Botté during the "Veggie Week". It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed the special vegetarian menu by our Michelin-star Chef Dominique Gauthier. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

I entertained a large dinner party in which the service, menu, elegance, and ambiance was astounding, truly breathtaking experience. Magical place is Geneva.More

Thank Joefrombrooklyn
BeauRivageGeneve, directeur du restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Dear Joefrombrooklyn, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your impressions regarding your dinner at our restaurant "Le Chat-Botté". We were delighted to read your kind words about the service, the menu and the ambiance. Please be assured that your compliments have...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Exquisite restaurant with excellent service. While the dishes tend to be traditional in style (based on the menu), the chef really manage successfully to make them up to date with unique flavors, aroma, textures and scents. Totally worth the Michelle star!More

Thank SGXXXIX
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur général at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Dear guest, We thank you for your review following your experience at Le Chat-Botté. We are delighted to read that you have truly enjoyed the menu of our Michelin star Chef Dominique Gauthier and the service of our team. It would be a great pleasure...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Our business dinner was at this Resturant. In my opinion it is the best French cuisine I ever tasted. Table adjustment to Food presentation to quality of food to discussion by the Restuarant manger was just fantastic. Food was very tasteful and the natural food...More

Thank Sajjad R
BeauRivageGeneve, Directeur du restaurant at Le Chat-Botte, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Dear Sajjad R, We would like to thank you for taking the time to write us this review. We are delighted to read that you appreciated your experience in our Michelin-star restaurant Le Chat-Botté and that you considered it was the best French cuisine that...More

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경현 고
24 June 2017|
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Response from Maria P P | Reviewed this property |
It is a very smart restaurant and everyone was well and elegantly dressed. Jacket (no tie) for men and I wore a black dress with dressy shoes.
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vailwood
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Response from jcvwzp | Reviewed this property |
I do not have a copy of the wine list. You might find it on the website. No garanty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Mont-Blanc
  • Neighbourhood: Mont-Blanc
  • Phone Number: +41 22 716 69 20
  • E-mail
Description
Le Chat Botté restaurant, one of the finest gastronomic venues in the city, will charm its guests with its Mediterranean colours and atmosphere. Within the solid walls of the Beau-Rivage Cellar, there are treasures accumulated over many years. Wine enthusiasts will relish the suggestions of the Sommelier Vincent Debergé. French and contemporary cuisine is skilfully orchestrated by Chef Dominique Gauthier, one Michelin star and 18/20 in Gault et Millau.
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