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La Clemence

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place du Bourg-de-Four 20, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 312 24 98
07:00 - 01:00
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Fri - Sat 07:00 - 02:00
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95 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location with nice ambiance to have a drink outside and enjoy the sun, service was quick and very friendly. try this place as it is located in the tourist circuit

Thank mi2perdomo
Kent, UK
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62 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of a selection of cafes and restaurants within the 'old-town' of Geneva by the Cathederal area. A pleasant place to sit, relax and enjoy life simply passing by. This bar was friendly and not too expensive compared to some other bars/resaurant/cafes in this area. Served drinks quickly and is popular with locals and tourists alike. Can imagine that this... More 

Thank Skiboy 20/20
Geneva, Switzerland
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358 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really like this place for its location, in the heart of the old town and especially in spring/summer time! Really nice for the chill after work.

Thank Paulina_Bali
Douglas, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after a stroll up through the old town for a late breakfast, after looking checking the small selection we ordered 2 x coffee and croissants only to find they had run out of croissants. So we ordered coffees and I ordered a ham and cheese toasty, and my asked if she could have a cheese toasty, but this... More 

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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We sat just for a coffee but from the first moments the waitress made us great impression.With her smiley face,her kindness made us to sit more.The cafe is in the old town of Geneva.You can see the biulldings and people passing by.The coffee was nice.The only thing I regreat is that I did not ask her name to write it... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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436 reviews
326 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

A great little wine and drinks bar in the centre of the old town. The outside area was buzzing with young types, but I managed to blend in without being discovered! Good selection of drinks. Even though it was freezing outside, the blankets and good wine protected me from the weather. Service was outstanding, and even when I had to... More 

Thank KMcCorry
Brussels, Belgium
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is a nice cafe in a lovely part of Geneva, with a really big and sunny outdoor space and loads of tables. The indoor space is more limited and can fit perhaps a dozen and a half if you really squeeze everyone. Beware, they take cash not cards.

Thank Nhuy01
Vancouver, Canada
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138 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

About the location , it's awesome,we like to have tarte tatin and coffee there, friendly service and outdoor seats are lovely when it's not that cold.

Thank Phiru
Athens, Greece
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78 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is one of the most exceptional café in Geneva! You enjoy your coffee, tea, drinks in a happy atmosphere in the best place of the town. Nice and speedy service but not a rich menu specially if you want to take a lunch there. But who cares if the spot is so great! If the weather is good, the... More 

Thank 07Michael
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

La Clémence is one of my favourite places in Geneva. As one of the oldest bars in the city, named after the cathedral's largest bell, it is definately worth a visit. The staff is always friendly, and there is a great selection of beer, wine and coffee specialities. Definitely check it out if you are browsing the old town.

Thank Helen Lee C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place du Bourg-de-Four 20, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Bourg-de-Four
  • Neighbourhood: Bourg-de-Four
  • Phone Number: +41 22 312 24 98
Located in the Old Town's center, La Clémence is one of the oldest bar in Geneva. Our beautiful terrace receive you every day for a coffee or a refreshing cocktails with friends. We also serve little snacks if you are hungry (croque-monsieur, chocolate fondant or even croissant in the mornings).

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?