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Rue Chaponniere 9, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 732 46 65
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (19 reviews)
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French, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rue Chaponniere 9, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Milan
1. Only local products
"Every mouthful was delicious"
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2. Fresh homemade pasta
"You get what you pay for - top quality"
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3. Daily fresh seafood
"I strongly recommend the Milan"
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Perfect pre-show restaurant. The staff is really friendly and nice, the food is homemade, delicious and genuine taste. We had Norma penne and spaghetti vongole, both very tasty. Panna Cotta as a dessert, with 3 different and delicious fruit coulis, perfect end to a mouthwatering...More

Thank Delnyon
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We went there twice. Once only for desert and we could not stop licking off the two dishes(Tiramisu & Creme brûlée) we called for. Next day (back to back) we went again - this time with friends and their family. It is a small place...More

1  Thank manish_mkj
Daniel G, Owner at Milan, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Namaste M. Manish, I'm very pleased to read you enjoyed both visits at Milan Restaurant. It was a pleasure to welcome you and your party. Everyone was very nice and friendly. As you could see, it's very easy to make a vegetarian meal in our...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

This place is really something. The food is delicious, the waiters are outstandingly friendly, and it's not that expensive for being in Geneva I had sea bass tartare - it was fantastic, and my girlfriend had a pasta dish with tomatoes and basil, which managed...More

Thank Andreas V
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the Milan twice this week. Daniel and his staff are wonderful. The food and wine has been exquisite and consistent in quality. Lots of lovely local produce, including local wines at there very best, that other restaurants just don’t have. Had locally caught fillet...More

Thank steve j
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Simple place with excelent food! I ordered the oreille d'elephant with pasta and it was marvelous! Recomend it! Would definetely come back!

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

There are lots of great Italian restaurants in Geneva, but this is definitely not amongst the nicest ones. The service is at best inexistent, art worst intrusive and rude. The vitello tonnato is not the freshest on I tasted (to say the least), the ham...More

4  Thank Francois-Serge
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Both my friend and I chose oven baked pasta dishes. The food was excellent and super cheesey which is exactly as we'd hoped. In the menu it states that these will take around 25 minutes to cook (presumably longer than other dishes) and although this...More

1  Thank Ella G
Daniel G, Owner at Milan, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Dear Ella, I'm sorry to hear about the lack of service during your visit. Only one waiter speaks a very good English. I was not at the restaurant that night and I will investigate what happen. Please accept our apologies regarding this issue. On the...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The worst experience ever. The staff is extremely impolite and not welcoming. They don't even allow children to enter. Don't go their families.More

3  Thank Abdullatif A
Daniel G, Owner at Milan, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Dear Abdullatif, I prefer to correct right at the beginning. First of all, we informed you in a very polite way that we do not accept children under the age of 4yo. You did not want to understand the policy we apply in our restaurant....More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Very nice service, attentive but not intrusive, excellent food started with Mozzarella Burrata Pugliese, followed by Penne Alfredo, all washed down with a bottle of Cannonau, thanks to the fanastic team in the kitchen ! Very nice terrace to enjoy watching the world pass by,More

Thank Daviduzbek
Daniel G, Owner at Milan, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Dear David, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at le Milan. Our team always enjoys reading comments from happy customers. It helps a lot in improving the quality of food and service. Thanks again and see you soon. All...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great service, good, and wine! Sitting out on the terrasse makes you feel like you're on holiday. Thank you, Daniel, for making me feel welcome! Next time I'll try the dessert!More

Thank Janet P
Daniel G, Owner at Milan, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Dear Janet, A big thank you for taking the time to write a review on TA. I know you enjoyed the Seafood Spaghetti. It was a pleasure having you at le Milan and next time I wish you would have more time to relax and...More

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Questions & Answers
13 July 2017|
Response from Daniel G | Property representative |
Dear Young Han, We are pleased to confirm your reservation for Saturday July 15th, at 19H20 for 3 people. Thank you for choosing Milan Restaurant for your evening in Geneva. Sincerely, Daniel
19 June 2017|
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Response from Daniel G | Property representative |
Dear Esther, Thank you for your message. Unfortunately, Milan Restaurant is closed on Sundays and Mondays. We can book a table for you tomorrow if you wish. Sincerely, Daniel
19 June 2017|
Response from Lyn D | Reviewed this property |
Not my restaurant I did a review!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Chaponniere 9, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 732 46 65
  • E-mail
We speak French, Italian, English, Spanish, Portuguese "MILAN" Restaurant in Geneva is not a 3 stars Michelin. We are just an Elegant Italian "Brasserie" working with the best ingredients to elaborate great dishes. Our mission is to give the best time possible to our guests while eating at Milan Restaurant. Dress code casual but no shorts, no flip flops! No baby strollers! Milan is the oldest Restaurant in Geneva! For a century, le "Milan" delivers exquisite gourmet dishes. This is the first Italian Restaurant in Geneva opened in 1910. Our specialties, spaghetti vongole, escalope milanese (elephant ear), sea bass in zucchini crust, homemade raviolis osso buco and risottos, One of the best Entrecote & Filet Mignon in town. Our beef is from Geneva without antibiotics and no GMO's
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