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Cafe du Soleil

) #7 of 1,532 Restaurants in Geneva $$ - $$$ French, , European
place du Petit-Saconnex 6, Geneva 1209, Switzerland
+41 22 733 34 17
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fondue” (439 reviews)
“steak” (53 reviews)
“salads” (43 reviews)
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French, Swiss, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
place du Petit-Saconnex 6, Geneva 1209, Switzerland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friend and I along with our college aged daughters had a lovely meal here recently. Make sure to start your meal with cheese fondue (or have that as your meal). Fantastic! This restaurant has a beautiful outdoor seating area where we enjoyed a leisurely...More

Thank 549fredi
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 8 of us arrived here at 8pm on a Tuesday evening without a reservation, the staff kindly found us a spot to sit down, despite the restaurant being very busy. The ambiance was great. I wanted to try the cheese fondue here...More

Thank Mariam A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Remember to book! We were lucky to get a table (at 7pm) as it was busy. I thought it had a lovely cafe style atmosphere. I came here for fondue and that is what I ate...and there was a lot! My partner chose the tuna...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is very close to Intercontinental Geneva where we were staying.Their cheese fondue is very famous. Their service is very prompt and courteous.What attracted me was the TripAdvisor sticker on the door at the entrance that says ' Review us on TripAdvisor.. even otherwise...More

1  Thank drjavedrasheed
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing find this was food was superb,ambience even better five out of five for the wonderful staff there visited twice during our visit one for evening meal and once for lunch both times were wonderful experiences

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is off the beaten tracks of tourists; many locals go there. Fondue was excellent; so were all the other dishes we ordered. Friendly staff; despite their busy schedule with a full restaurant, the service was fast enough.

1  Thank Yunus-July2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Geneva, there are only a few restaurants that are open on Sundays. Cafe du Soleil is one of these few. Its an amazing place with good food and ambiance. The service is very friendly and price also not that bad. I've been to this...More

Thank bilu_kinfe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The quality of their Fondue is one that I've never had before: perfectly balanced, well "seasoned", and most of all very moreish. Definitely a must-try when one comes to Geneva!

Thank Kristina C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my favorite place in geneva. We ate fundu and it was so tasty, the service is great and the atmosphere is fantastic. The desert was also very special and the white wine was also great. Dont miss it!

Thank uri20123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for fondue and this was highly recommended on trip advisor. I called 30 minutes ahead for a reservation and took Uber. We sat upstairs which was lightly air conditioned. We had a very attentive friendly waiter. We ordered fondue, malakoff, steak with...More

Thank Stefanie Z
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Javier C
5 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Adriano D | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry for late reply. We don't use tripadvisor to take reservation and I didn't see it on time. Hope you managed to come visit us. Best regards, Café du Soleil team
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Dž P
14 March 2017|
Response from Adriano D | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you very much for contacting Café du Soleil through tripadvisor. We decided to stop taking reservation on this channel because we need to centralize the process for better organization. Please book directly by... More
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Nevena P
24 February 2017|
Response from Adriano D | Property representative |
Dear Nevena, Your table for two at 19:15 tonight is confirmed. Thank you very much for your booking. Best regards, Adriano
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place du Petit-Saconnex 6, Geneva 1209, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 733 34 17
Le Café du Soleil is one of the oldest restaurant in Geneva (around 400 years old), well known for serving the best fondue and delicious malakoffs. Our restaurant also offers a varied menu to satisfy everybody and daily specials for lunch made with love. During summer, our beautiful terrace will welcome you or our air-conditionned room.
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