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rue de Zurich 43, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 731 13 18
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Zürich
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169 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lunch menu options are always a good call. Fair price and quick service. Tasty soups. It can get busy over lunch

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Thank esalagean
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I have been in Europe for over a year and haven't found a pho place that has grabbed my attention. Cho Lon is by far the best pho place I have tried in Europe. I have only tried places in Paris and Prague. The meat and broth were good. The noodles weren't as thick as Paris and Prague (a plus... More 

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Thank Kevin T
Geneva, Switzerland
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

This restaurant was one of our very favorite places in Geneva. We have in the past brought friends to the restaurant who formerly lived in Vietnam or Cambodia, and they agreed the dishes could be compared to some of the better meals they had there. For various reasons, we had not managed to get there for several months and discovered... More 

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Thank Judith S
Geneva, Switzerland
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

This is a Vietnamese restaurant, so have the typical Vietnamese dishes! Phô is great, and so is the spicy version of it ("Imperial"). It's not a fancy place, but very good and solid for the typical dishes.

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Thank Christian K
San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

The pho was okay. San Francisco and Geneva have very comparable prices for food so I was shocked to see a bowl of noodle soup priced at $26! In SF prices range from $9-15. It's broth with noodles and meat! The flavor of the broth was okay but nothing to write home about, (didn't taste like 24 hr beef stock... More 

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Thank KimberlyLyons
Malaysia
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233 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Came here for dinner and had the prawns. It was absolutely delicious and I would come back just for this. The restaurant itself had a nice welcoming feel as you enter and the decor was lovely Vietnamese style - simple and not over the top. We were early for dinner and were the first ones there, but later the restaurant... More 

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Switzerland
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

In my opinion, best Vietnamese food in Geneva. Great for lunch or dinner. They've recently redone the interior and it's nicer than before. Summer rolls are great! The staff are friendly, the portion size is good, and usually the service is timely.

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Thank Kira K
Geneva, Switzerland
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Went with friends: food ok but nothing exceptional (would have liked more vegetables with the vermicelles), waiters were nice but the 4 plates arrives with 10 minutes of delay from one another. Also a bit too expensive for what it offered.

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Thank G C
Hong Kong, China
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287 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 447 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is near the main train station and offers good Vietnamese/Asian food. However, the portion is very small and the price is quite high.

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Thank JKWD
Geneva, Switzerland
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173 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

We had #s 71, 72 and 73 and several starters -- vermicelli with the grilled pork and nems were amazing. Haven't had this good Vietnamese food since I was in Hanoi last year.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de Zurich 43, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 731 13 18

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