Browsing Category : EAT OUT

Boule d'or Switzerland

A ‘CHEESY’ EXPAT SUCCESS STORY


Boule D’Or – BRAZILIAN CHEESE BALLS CONQUER SWISS MARKET by Chené Koscielny PHOTOGRAPHS: Caroline Blackwell from Taste of Savoie A humble little bread and cheese ball from Brazil has made its way onto the plates and into the hearts of ‘les vraies Suisses’ to become a symbol of cultural integration and entrepreneurship.   Called Pão de Queijo in Portuguese –…

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Le Petit 23

BELLY-WARMING WINTER FOOD


LE PETIT 23  by Kelly Marcisz With the arrival of colder weather, the hunt for belly-warming food is on – and the new menu at Le Petit 23 in Geneva doesn’t disappoint. Having recently had the opportunity to try their fresh and tasty new menu, we can definitely recommend this chic little restaurant as the perfect ‘go-to’ for a quick…

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Swiss foods to try - Geneva

9 MUST-TRY SWISS FOODS


SWISS FOODS YOU MUST TRY – IN GENEVA by Laura from Let’s Explore What is “real” Swiss food, you may wonder and you’re not alone. Trust us, there is more to it than cheese fondue, but it is a difficult question, even for the Swiss, as recipes and preferences vary from canton to canton. So, which Swiss foods should you…

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fine dining geneva

POSH NOSH – FINE DINING IN GENEVA


BEST RESTAURANTS IN GENEVA MAIN PHOTO CREDIT: BAYVIEW RESTAURANT by Brigitte Taylor  Geneva may be a small city, but it punches above its weight when it comes to fine dining options, many of which have been recognised and awarded Michelin stars. We share some of our favourite luxury eateries in town.   IL LAGO – FOUR SEASONS HOTEL DES BERGUES…

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la chasse geneva

LA CHASSE – GAME MENUS IN GENEVA


WHERE TO EAT GAME IN GENEVA by Sarah Scaddan  Autumn invites you to indulge in the ‘la chasse’ (game) menu at your local restaurant. Apologies to all vegetarians and lovers of Bambi, but Autumn is game season and it works for me. A typical game dish is served with spätzli (a kind of soft egg noodle), red cabbage, roast chestnuts…

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BEST PLACES TO EAT FONDUE IN GENEVA


THE BEST FONDUE IN GENEVA  by Kristiana Psee and Alexandra Belz Main photograph credit: CGN cruises Finally, it’s cold enough to ditch the diet and indulge in a pot of sinfully rich, silky smooth cheese – with a friend or two. There is no better way to experience Swiss culture than sharing a traditional fondue. We know you know what…

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Paquis Geneva

PASSIONATE ABOUT PAQUIS


BE CHARMED BY PAQUIS by Gaelle Forget Paquis is seen as the underbelly of Geneva – it is often overlooked, misunderstood and dismissed as sleazy and downright dangerous. Nestled between the train station and the lake, Paquis is the first neighbourhood visitors come across when they arrive in Geneva by train. It also happens to be my favourite part of the…

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RIPE & RÅ

OFFICE FOOD PORN


RIPE & RÅ BUSINESS LUNCHES AND CATERING  GET 15% OFF YOUR BUSINESS LUNCH ORDER! by Chené Koscielny Two gorgeous Norwegian sisters are spicing up office lunches around Geneva with their travel-inspired dishes – always with a Nordic touch. No more sad sandwiches or cardboard pastries – next time turn up the heat with these healthy, colourful bowls bursting with colours…

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Ukiyo Noodle Bar Geneva

BLISS IN A BOWL


UKIYO NOODLE BAR AND RESTAURANT – EAUX-VIVES by Chené Koscielny The days are shrinking and tinged with frostiness on both ends. I wrap my scarf tighter to ward off the bite in the breeze. Along with the seasons, my mood is shifting… darker, melancholic, needy… The turn of the season is when I most crave comfort food. No more light…

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Oh Martine! Geneva

OH MARTINE! – NEW COFFEE SHOP & RESTAURANT


A NEW COFFEE SHOP AND RESTAURANT called OH MARTINE! has opened in Eaux- Vives offering trendy tartines, salads and quality coffee. What is a tartine? A big slice of toasted bread with delicious toppings such as the Viva Canada – which offers crispy bacon, avocado and two runny eggs on top. Yum! The salads are great too! Atmosphere is super cool…

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