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Il Vero Restaurant

quai du Mont-Blanc 19, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 908 92 24
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
quai du Mont-Blanc 19, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Il Vero is in Kempinski hotel along the quai of Lake front hotels with a great view of the lake. The Italian is genuine enough and we had a 2 pastas, a salad and dessert to share between the two of us. The best part...More

Thank sunnyboy9
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice dinner at this Italian restaurant. We chose the price fixed menu, and it was really special. We especially enjoyed the four appetizers that were brought out; very impressive and fun to get to try 4 different things! It was expensive...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 1 week ago

the view is really nice but the food and is only average and the prices are excessive the main course we had to send back because it was cold give this restaurant a miss

Thank tts1704
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Exceptionally this review takes the form of "bullet points" as the experience was so negative: Venue: Geneva, Italian restaurant of the 5 * Kempinsky hotel; family dinner celebration Decoration: More like a university canteen than an Italian restaurant; no "Italian flavour" to the decoration at...More

Thank C P
Reviewed 14 September 2017

just didn't work for us, food was ok but not special, service was nice but at the end of the day won't go back

Thank JSMLondonUK
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We wanted to eat at the Grill, but we were not dressed up and it was a holiday so this restaurant was suggested. It was a bit pricey, but well worth it. Lovely dinner, great service.

Thank 419judithp
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Just arrived from an overseas flight and needed excellent champagne and a light lunch. Headed to Grand Hotel Kempinski and found to Il Vero for the view. What a wonderful location, friendly and knowledgable staff. The bubbles were perfection. The antipasti I chose I was...More

Thank NorciaNorcia
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The food here is pretty bad quality. The seafood smells and is old. My daughter had an octopus (or calamari) appetizer that you could smell across the table). I had seafood cannelloni which was an absolute joke- essentially a smelly seafood salad wrapped in a...More

Thank Eric K
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The service was unbelievably slow. My husband ordered lamb and it was fatty and tasteless. The quality of the lamb was what in the States is referred to as "institutional quality", which is what is sold to schools, hospitals and prisons. My Italian veal dish...More

Thank Alisa F
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I attended a business dinner and the weather was perfect so we were outside on the patio. The view of the lake and park is incredible. The food was absolutely outstanding and the service was impeccable. A first class experience, and I will definitely go...More

Thank Ken A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$53 - US$117
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: quai du Mont-Blanc 19, Geneva 1201, Switzerland (Formerly FloorTwo Restaurant at Grand Hotel Kempinski)
    (Rue de la Cloche)
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 908 92 24
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Il Vero, Italian authentic cuisine. Chef Salvatore proposes Italian cuisine consisting of traditional, authentic dishes where taste and product quality come first. He works his magic with exclusive, authentic Mediterranean products. Surrounded by vines and cypress trees you imagine yourself transported to Tuscany with the fountain in front
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