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Le quai restaurant hermance

A LAIDBACK LAKESIDE LUNCH


CAFÉ RESTAURANT DU QUAI  by Kristiana Psee I visited café-restaurant du Quai with a good friend on a warm, sunny day when the vibes of the city felt unbearable and I urgently needed an escape. Hermance has always been a favorite location for me in the canton of Geneva. A small village on the lake where Switzerland touches France and…

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DID ANYONE SCREAM ICE CREAM?


THE BEST PLACES TO BUY ICE CREAM IN GENEVA  by Kelly Marcisz and Paula Koscielny   While the sweltering heat wave continues to stifle Geneva, we have the perfect excuse to consume gallons of ice cream! We share our very best addresses for enjoying this delicious summer treat in the city…   MANU GELATO By far the best ice cream…

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Geneva Old Town

THE SECRETS OF THE OLD TOWN


DISCOVER THE SECRETS OF GENEVA’S OLD TOWN (AND TIPS FOR RESTAURANTS, BARS, SHOPS NOT TO BE MISSED!) by Brigitte Taylor (Find out more about Brigitte here)   A popular tourist attraction in Geneva, the Vieille Ville (or Old Town) is home to well-known landmarks, most notably St Pierre Cathedral and the Maison Tavel museum. But keep your eyes open, and…

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swiss box coffee

INSIDE THE BOX


SWISSBOXCOFFEE EAUX-VIVES COMPETITION: We are giving away 20 free coffees thanks to Swissboxcoffee – check out our INSTAGRAM page for more details.   by Fernanda Silva A cosy little coffee shop in the centre of the buzzing Eaux-Vives district packs big punches with its local products and superior Swiss quality. Swissboxcoffee, only two blocks away from the lake, is perfect…

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CHEAP EATS IN GENEVA


BUDGET RESTAURANTS IN GENEVA by Chené Koscielny Finding somewhere reasonably priced to eat in Geneva is not easy, especially if you’re looking for healthy and good quality food.  We share our favourite cheap eats in the city.  Did we miss one? Let us know by commenting below.   Street Beirut This modern, bright restaurant in Plainpalais is the perfect place…

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Kasbar Geneva

MOROCCAN MAGIC


KASBAR – (SISTER OF INDABAR) MODERN MOROCCAN CUISINE GENEVA by Kelly Marcisz In February this year, we wrote a review on the trendy and modern Indian restaurant IndaBar founded by Morad El Hajjaji.  We were won over by the delicious cuisine and stunning décor; so when we found out that IndaBar was welcoming its sister restaurant KasBar to lively Eaux-vives,…

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Eat Me Restaurant Geneva

SMALL PLATES, BIG TREND!


SMALL PLATES IN GENEVA EAT ME RESTAURANT AND COCKTAIL LOUNGE  by Chené Koscielny Diners in Geneva are no longer into big, heavy meals. The latest trend to blow over from trendier world cites is to go out, drink cocktails and order several small plates among friends to share! We like!   A much more interesting, healthy, affordable and sociable way…

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Veggie week Geneva

TOP 5 STAR RESTAURANTS IN GENEVA GO VEGGIE!


VEGGIE WEEK GENEVA  by Vivian Holding If you’re vegetarian or vegan, the lack of choice in many traditional Swiss and French restaurants must lead to some very frustrating, not to mention bland and tasteless meals. Unless of course you’re happy eating cheese for the umpteenth time! Veggie Week returns to Geneva for its second edition in 2018, starting on the…

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Polp pop-up geneva

YOUR LAST CHANCE TO TRY OCTOPUS PITA!


POLP: OCTOPUS PITAS FINAL DAYS! MORE INTERESTING TASTES ON THE WAY by Chené Koscielny  A pop-up restaurant run by famous local chef Walter el Nahar, also knows as the mad chef,  is serving passers-by fresh and deliciously different octopus pitas from a take-away window on the street in Eaux Vives. We tried the non-fried, fresh, minced octopus (quite reluctantly at…

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