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Nomades

#63 of 1,497 Restaurants in Geneva
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rue des Grottes 18, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 734 09 88
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18:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 02:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
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Geneva, Switzerland
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89 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recommend to make a reservation in advance cause we went to this restaurant on a Friday night and it was completely full. Many people who did not reserve where sent away. The houmous as starter was very good. I liked a lot the tajine with lamb and aubergines. The Libanese dish was good but the meat was not special.... More 

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Thank Adriana_trips
Geneva, Switzerland
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Very nice place, always crazily packed with excellent Lebanese food right behind the train station in Geneva. You don't have to finish your dish as they can prepare you a doggybag! Service is pretty slow (as it is packed) though.

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Thank ACM294
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Tasty and fresh couscous made with high attention to details. For the dessert the Mouhalabia, flan maison à base de fleur d’oranger et cardamome , was rich with flavors and well balanced , not so sweet. A wide range of plates are available. You can select between Carte Marocaine and Carte Libanaise. The waiters were so friendly and hospitable. Nomades... More 

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Thank Ala'a E
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Been there twice and both time I was really surprise by the freshness of what I was served and also the amount of food in my plate :-) I would definitely recommend this restaurant for we eat very well and the waitress and waiters are very pleasant.

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Thank Shirley B
Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

They make the best cous-cous in Geneve. It is almost always full, so if you are planning to go, reserve a table ahead of time.

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Thank Chrisanna F
Calgary, Canada
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65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Very friendly and sincere greeting and great care of all those dining while we were there having a fabulous pair of Lamb and Chicken Tajine. We will definitely return to this fine restaurant!

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Thank Jim V
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The food at Nomades is tasty and nicely presented. Not to waste anything, the price is fair and to the point. I have a preference for the mezze plate (there is one of them with a vegetarian option which is excellent). I have found the vegetables in the couscous slightly overcooked. Anyway, I still highly recommended this place for lunch!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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142 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The restaurant has 2 type of menus, Moroccan, mostly tajines, and Lebanese. I ordered the chicken with yogurt that came served with many other dishes I associate with the Lebanese cuisine, which made me opt out of starter. The plate was simply huge and I could not finish it all but oh so delicious. Too full to have a traditional... More 

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Thank Fantasavestheday
Geneva, Switzerland
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stopped by this restaurant simply because we have been attracted by the nice and warm atmosphere of the interiors. It has been a very good surprise to discover also the excellent food (we selected the lebanese dishes) and the very kind service. Highly recommended.

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Thank peppe41974
Geneva, Switzerland
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528 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I came here one lunchtime with a friend. It was quite busy but we were quickly seated and presented with the menu. There is lots of choice and I ordered the honey chicken plate. It was massive with lots of different accompliments. Food was really tasty and I loved it. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Moroccan, Healthy, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 02:00
Monday
18:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
18:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue des Grottes 18, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 734 09 88

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?