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Le Saint Jean

#593 of 1,603 Restaurants in Geneva
€€ - €€€French, European
rue du Vieux-Billard 4 | Plainpalais, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
+41 22 328 34 44
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
5 weeks ago
22 Oct 2015
“Excellent Food”
Closed Now
French, European
€€ - €€€
rue du Vieux-Billard 4 | Plainpalais, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Decent food, reasonably priced. Poor/incompetent service. Six francs difference in price between carry out and restaurant seating. Took 5 minutes to be served first drink. Was told by first waitress that I needed to move from terrace to tables closer to restaurant door if I...More

Thank Valerie M
Reviewed 22 October 2015

The Food in this Restaurant next to Plainpalais is faboulous. Very good Classic French Cuisine The Service is Very Nice and they serve good wines.

Thank Christoph L
Reviewed 26 September 2015

As visitors to Geneva we might not have found this restaurant without Trip Advisor but we are so glad we did. Authentic locally sourced delicious food and such friendly service, dining here was an absolute pleasure. The owner made us feel so welcome and took...More

Thank Sadie64
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Tasty meals with fresh vegetables and fishes. Deco original, good place to eat and chat with friends, certainly after theatres or music spectacles near from the Plaine-Palais.

Thank minjy
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

A cozy place with a very personal and nice service. More importantly the food was delicious. My meat and sauce was mouth-watering and my girlfriend ordered peche (perche) and the portions of it were generous.

Thank whetlake
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Absolutely one of the best french restaurant I have ever tried in Geneva.. Wonderful food and utterly warm welcoming by the owner ( I guess....). We went there on wednesday evening, recommanded by friend, there were not many tables occupied but did not mind at...More

1  Thank gotllib
Reviewed 12 November 2014

I was drawn to this place after reading the other reviews here on TripAdvisor but our timing was terrible. Firstly, we'd arrived too early (the place doesn't open until 6.30pm midweek) so my colleague and I had to stroll around the neighbourhood a bit and...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 31 July 2014

It's a hidden gem in Plain Palais which I've been missing in Geneva, for nice comfortable atmosphere, very friendly welcoming from the (presumably) owner of the place, and proper size of the plate that you don't need to feel still hungry after meal. I loved...More

1  Thank julia1206
Reviewed 10 July 2014

The best restaurant in Geneva! Never tasted a very suplendid food. Spagetti Bongolet is much more delicious than in Italy. Very elegant and cozy interior will make your trip fantastic! Just visit and taste various dish. And never forget a sweety greetings and smiles from...More

3  Thank miyeonjun
Reviewed 9 July 2014

This restaurant is a true favorite among locals, with an eclectic selection of items on its menu. The main highlights include the entrecote and the coeur de rumsteck aux morilles - both are excellent. Highly recommended. Each dish is prepared with care, with delicious side...More

3  Thank carolinecho
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Vieux-Billard 4 | Plainpalais, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 328 34 44
Le Saint-Jean. The atmosphere of "bistro" and culture. The love of a chef for cooking "a la minute". Cuisine with Basque, Korean and French influences, Only fresh produces. A wine list of enthusiasts, for lovers and connoisseurs.
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