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Chez Boubier Cafe de Paris

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Rue du Mont-Blanc 26, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 732 84 50
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely recommended for good steak, wine, and I really love their green salad as starters:)) The atmosphere is a bit noisy, but so cozy at the same time. You can get acquainted with the neighbors, as tables are located too close to each other:):)

Thank Olika_fufarik
Brooklyn, New York
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160 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great old time restaurant. The place is an institution. The only thing they serve is entrecote (steak), salad and fries. And dessert. And beer, wine, drinks. The butter sauce on the steak is to die for. Simply delicious. I'm glad we ate there. Yummy.

Thank xfooey
Brussels, Belgium
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Old school classic entrecote, very nice. The atmosphere makes it special but be aware they only have one menu (salad / entrecôte) and it is a bit pricey (42 euros the salad/entrecote). It is an institution in Geneva and if you can then do it !

Thank JCFrBe
Geneva, Switzerland
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Amazing steak every time, sauce is excellent and very moreish and the french fries are perfect. It is fairly expensive but worth it every time! The decor is traditional and the staff are very nice and friendly

Thank 875nicole
London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We thought we would visit this restaurant as it was voted very highly among the Trip Advisor community and it wasn't overly expensive compared with most other restaurants in this city. We went on a Saturday night, and managed to get a table after waiting for around 5-10mins. This place is famous for their steak, sauce and fries so all... More 

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Rapperswil, Switzerland
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Don’t get me wrong, this is no hamburger place, it’s a proper, Paris Brasserie style restaurant and a one of a kind experience. You will only get one thing, and one thing only. Meat and French Fries. But what meat. Situated ten steps from the main train station, ideal for travelers arriving, or leaving. It’s that hearty, comfort food for... More 

Thank AndreasnovemberV
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Cafe de Paris came highly recommended by a friend and I have to say I do like the nostalgia of it all. Great place to visit if travelling alone - very efficient service. I see all the comments about the wait staff but I think that is just cultural - I was happy with my service. The sauce is delicious... More 

Thank Kathryn B
Antiparos, Cyclades
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

It's the only dish they serve: it's a steak, it's the way you ask to be cooked, and the meat is excellent.

Thank petrospavlos
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The steak was superb. Lovely Swiss wine (cornalin I think it was called). Good atmosphere. Well worth a visit.

Thank kb1066
Villars-sur-Ollon, Vaud, Switzerland
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

One dish: entrecôte with their special sauce, French fries 'a volonté' ( all you can eat ) and a fresh succulent salad. Add some of the local Geneva red wines which go great with this dish. Expensive for what it is, always jam packed, french style brasserie, paper table cloths, the meat is served on a platter with burner to... More 

Thank Anders G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$79
French, Steakhouse, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Mont-Blanc 26, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Cornavin
  • Neighbourhood: Cornavin
  • Phone Number: +41 22 732 84 50

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