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El Ruedo

rue de Fribourg 12, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 732 65 08
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good56%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
18 May 2018
“Spanish taste in Geneva”
6 Apr 2018
“El Ruedo Service Piano Piano”
Open Now
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
rue de Fribourg 12, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

A place in Geneva to taste spanish food. Nothing special to say about the paella which the owner proposed us to have. We had to wait one other to get our meal, which was quite dry and lukewarm. I don't know what happened, it might...More

Thank Jaune L
Reviewed 27 April 2018

The waitress was very impolite, aggressive and rude. We ordered bottle of wine of a moderate cost and she brought us, without warning, an insanely expensive bottle of wine... when confronted instead of admitting her mistake (if it were a mistake and not an attempt...More

Thank irenen576
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent paella. You can order this signature dish when reserving the table to gain time ... provided you don’t lose it on the far too slow service! Not enough attention and probably the only waitress could not handle the full capacity. Well, if you have...More

Thank corton58
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Great Spanish food in this long time family-owned restaurant! Great family kitchen food, wonderful tapas. Let you guide by the new generation owner for the wines. The selection is good and his recommandation will certainly contribute to making it a great evening or lunch at...More

Thank corton58
Reviewed 30 September 2017

If you are a fan of spanish food this is the place in geneva. Especially if you enjoy seafood lots of choices here.

Thank sunnyahuja4586
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Great little Spanish restaurant away from the main tourist area. Lots of choice and reasonably priced by Geneva standards. My seafood platter was in fact two platters which came out separately as there was such a variety of fish and seafood. Very impressed! Only slight...More

Thank Ali-off-of-Swindon
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Very friendly waitress, excellent food. Friday special paella worth the visit. Old style bistro decoration, good choice of fine Spanish wines beyond the usual rioja.

Thank Yonfucius P
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

The food was very good and there were six of us we had different food paella for two of us, octopus for another two and two other seafood dishes and everyone enjoyed the food and the service and the wine was particularly good! We had...More

Thank Stacey M
Reviewed 31 July 2014 via mobile

The paella was too salty and had too much oil. The tapas were decent but way to expensive for the amount and quality. It's at most decentish

2  Thank Aleja324
Reviewed 15 December 2013 via mobile

A tiny little piece of Spain in the middle of Geneva. Good food, good service and reasonably priced. Will go again.

Thank ifitsrusteditsmine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de Fribourg 12, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Pâquis-Temple
  • Neighbourhood: Pâquis-Temple
  • Phone Number: +41 22 732 65 08
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