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rue Emile- Yung 1, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
+41 22 346 58 10
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
“wine list” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Mediterranean
rue Emile- Yung 1, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Food is really 1st class and actually this has now become our favourite. Presentation, quality and really tasty. We had oysters to start, then beef tartare and lamb chops. Wine choice is excellent as well. This is essentially a first class restaurant without being pretentious....More

Thank Ross L
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This is truly an odd restaurant - but in a good way! The decor is "edgey" and yet the menu is very traditional, but again in a good way. Two very big pluses - the chef can cook, and cook very well!!! And the wine-list...More

Thank ArneHFrandsen
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Was there for a business lunch. Service was efficient, no problem. We only got the dish of the day which was not exceptional but tasty and well presented (one undercooked plate came back ok after a few minutes). The place has a classical, cosy decor...More

Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Went there with a few friends on a weeknight. Place was busy. All the food we had was good and portions big enough. Wines are on the high side but the Portuguese one we had was good and reasonable. The owner came to talk to...More

Thank Ludo-Owen
Reviewed 6 December 2016

I had a buyclub voucher, which as soon as it was seen we were put in a tiny seating area at the back hidden away next to the kitchen. there was plenty of space up front and we had both come from work so it...More

Thank Couchsurfer07
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We had dinner last night at Le Senat for the first time. From the minute we stepped onto the terrace we were impressed. The interior is beautiful and we were greeted by pleasant staff who asked if we would like to have a drink at...More

Thank tknet_ge
Reviewed 4 August 2015

We got to this restaurant thanks to a voucher that gave us 50% off on food. And I will go back there even if I don't have any vouchers! The service was nice, which is something that is missing in Geneva, food was delicious, the...More

Thank Iryna P
Reviewed 6 February 2015

The first time I heard of this place was from friends that referred to it as an institution. One of those places that has always been there and more importantly, has remained there. There's a reason for that: it completely deserves it. Le Senat has...More

1  Thank Xanderking
Reviewed 13 January 2015

I was very much looking forward to visiting Le Senat, having heard much about it, and by chance having found a Groupon deal to try it out (and return to if we were happy). Having booked mentioning the voucher, I put the frosty welcome down...More

Thank ground_otter
Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

I've been in Geneva 4 days and visited restraunts every day. This restraunt is the Best one because i received the food and service i expected. I ordered sea food (mussels) and carpacio. It was excellent.

3  Thank Nuriya79
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Emile- Yung 1, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 346 58 10
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