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Restaurant Roberto

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Rue Pierre-Fatio | 10, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 311 80 33
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19:15 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 19:15 - 22:00
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80 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good traditional Italian restaurant serving excellent food with great service. The artichoke hearts were fabulous and I understand this a house speciality. We also had a very traditional minestrone which kept coming until you have finished the pot. We all had fresh sole either just plain grilled or meunière which was delicious and served with a nice selection of... More 

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Thank MMB1954
AlexChezRoberto, Gérant at Restaurant Roberto, responded to this review
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Carissimo MMB1954, Un immense merci pour votre si aimable appréciation de notre établissement. Comme vous nous l'avez noté, notre minestrone... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Roberto is still the place for a traditional Italian experience. Service is excellent, the welcome always warm thanks to Marietta, Pierangelo and the entire staff. Love the various pasta as well as the scaloppine al limone which are delicious and the cholocate ice cream unique. So the quality is definitely there priced accordingly :-) Always a pleasure.

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AlexChezRoberto, Gérant at Restaurant Roberto, responded to this review
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Carissima Wombatina, Un très grand merci pour votre si aimable commentaire, qui nous a profondément touchés. En famille et avec... More 

Geneva
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Roberto's is known as a quality traditional Italian restaurant, under the same family's management since at least two generations. It is high quality, fairly pricey, but very reliable and with first class service. The wine list is excellent, the tables quite private, can be good for a romantic outing, business or family.

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Thank Michael M
AlexChezRoberto, Gérant at Restaurant Roberto, responded to this review
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Dear Michael, un grand merci pour votre aimable commentaire qui nous a beaucoup touchés. Nous mettons tout en œuvre pour... More 

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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

This is where Geneva's Crème De La Crème wines and dines. Apart from a party of 8 ultra-loud Americans the clientele was elegant and soft-spoken. The tournedos (with pepper sauce) was delicious, as was my friend's breaded escalope, all washed down with a Villa Antinori Chianti. Prices were expensive but in keeping with the history, food quality and customer base.

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Thank Hamid V
AlexChezRoberto, Gérant at Restaurant Roberto, responded to this review
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Gentilissimo Sig. Hamid, Un grand merci pour votre si aimable commentaire, qui nous a beaucoup touchés. Nous sommes ravis que... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Roberto's has remained THE place in Geneva for top quality Italian food. Now in its third generation in the family chef Alexandre runs an efficient and imaginative operation in the kitchen. He is the third generation, whilst Marietta and Pierangelo, the second generation, greet patrons with smiles and good advice. Service is impeccable. Geneva's small world of who's who (at... More 

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AlexChezRoberto, Gérant at Restaurant Roberto, responded to this review
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Dearest Mr. Poncet, Grazie mille, di tutto il cuore, pour votre si aimable commentaire de notre restaurant, et pour vos... More 

London, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is a traditional, chic Italian restaurant in Geneva. In a nice relaxing decor, with dark wood paneling, mirrors, artwork and impressive chandeliers, one can enjoy consistently delicious food from various parts of Italy accompanied by a well selected wine repertoire followed by mouthwatering desserts. Try the ossobucco with saffron rice, the signature dish. The service is always impeccable and... More 

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AlexChezRoberto, Gérant at Restaurant Roberto, responded to this review
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Cher Global Citizen, Toute l’équipe du Restaurant ROBERTO se joint à moi pour vous remercier chaleureusement de votre aimable commentaire... More 

Geneva
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I had the occasion to again be a guest at Roberto's, a restaurant which has not changed one iota in 50 years. I have been a guest and host maybe 25 times over the last years. The menu is largely unchanged, the waiters and the management too...I think it is run by the daughter of the original Roberto. Highly recommended... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice Italian restaurant with a large private room. The Gambi starter was done to perfection so much that we ordered another one. Both the Carbonara and Grilled Sol were very good. I didn't try the ice cream but my friends loved the chocolate flavour. Highly recommended although quite expensive.

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Thank Zanyar K
Rapperswil, Switzerland
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is one of Geneva’s Immortal Restaurants. It’s Geneva’s high society’s Kabuki theatre as well, You come to be seen, and to see. This said it is, outside Italy, some of the worlds finest Italian Cuisine, a truly Italian Restaurant, all is so fabulously Italian, outside Italy, … did I say in the world ? Put the coffee to the... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The place has very bad food! All are orders were terrible. Bad taste and presentation. I highly recommend that you dont visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$58 - US$106
Cuisine
Italian, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Pierre-Fatio | 10, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Rond-Point-de-Rive
  • Neighbourhood: Rond-Point-de-Rive
  • Phone Number: +41 22 311 80 33
Description
La cuisine que nous vous proposons est profondement artisanale. Le savoir faire herite des cuisines familiales ancestrales se retrouve dans nos preparations. Ainsi, la pasta fresca est travaillee a la main, les ingredients du risotto n'ont pas varie d'un iota, a commencer par le bouillon de boeuf, les pistils de safran, et le parmigiano reggiano. Les desserts sont tous faits maison, les glaces et sorbets egalement.
Depuis le debut, la philosophie n'a pas change : decouvrir et faire connaitre l'excellence des produits de la peninsule italienne, dont le terroir est l'un des plus riches et abondants au monde.
Le prosciutto di Parma, la mozzarella di bufala de Campanie, le risotto des plaines du Po, la tomate seche et aromatisee de Sicile, l'olio d'oliva de Toscane, le culatello de Zibello, la pasta di Gragnano, et, comme un diamant sur le diademe peninsulaire, la truffe blanche d'Alba...
Toutes ces merveilles de la cuisine italienne - mais ne devrait-on point plutot parler des cuisines italiennes, tant chaque region est differente dans sa typicite, dans son savoir faire et dans son terroir ? - Nous vous les proposons au gre des saisons, pour vous en faire decouvrir toute la fascinante variete.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?