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rue de Saint-Jean 30A, Geneva 1203, Switzerland
+41 22 340 26 27
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant because of the glutenfree pizzas. I had a glutenfree vegan pizza (without tomatosauce because of my fructoseintolerance) and it was tasty. My mom had the stefano pizza (normal) which was good to. The prices were geneva-prices. The staff was very friendly and it was a nice atmosphere.

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Thank veglind
Geneva, Switzerland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Dinner with a friend. Very well received and the restaurant is adapted for persons with mobility problems. The veggies pizzas were delicious and salads fresh. The pastry a little wet but all round the food was great. A little proxy for the area though it's not the high streets! On the downside the service was too much in our face... More 

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Oxford
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Service was pretty prompt and very friendly. A couple of us had intended ordering pizza but were put off when a complimentary small pizza was offered while we perused the menu - it was limp and tasteless. Main dishes were mixed - boeuf tartare was very nice, but a couple of the speciality truffle dishes were a let down -... More 

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Thank serioustiger
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

I have coeliac disease and was grateful to be able to order gluten free pizza. Very nice atmosphere and excellent service. You pay Geneva prices but that's to be expected.

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Thank Muscadoo
Rome, Italy
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

We've been customers of Il Giardino Romano for a while now. The food is always excellent, very well prepared (as in a gastronomic restaurant), and the pizzas are delicious. Service is polite and over the top. The owner, Stefano Fanari, is very nice and has always some good specialties from Sardinia, his region of origin, to suggest you. Classy, clean,... More 

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Saint-Julien-en-Genevois, France
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121 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2016

I found it amazing that it took some time to get waited on. Finally when waited on, the waiter was kind. I wasn't that impressed with the food however. It's not a place I would frequent as a man who enjoys different dining experiences.

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Thank PGTStJul
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I went here after finding it on a Google search for Gluten Free Restaurants whilst in Geneva. I have celiac diease so have to be Gluten Free. I had the best Gluten Free Pizza I have ever had and that includes my 4 years living in the USA and my home Country of England. The staff were... More 

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101 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We decided to try another Italian restaurant in the area of St. Jean but unfortunately we won't come back. Here is why: Service The waiter was not friendly and it took, believe it or not, 15min until we were asked if we would like to drink something. That's a no-go, especially in summer. Food Best average. I ordered a calzone... More 

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Thank Patrick F
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at il Giardino with our family including our gluten- and dairy-free son. Everyone was helpful and let us know exactly what would work for our son and what would not. His gluten-free pizza will be a highlight of his trip. The fried stuffed zucchini flowers, fresh truffle pizza, and seafood pasta were all fabulous as... More 

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Abu Dhabi
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251 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

I had a marvelous truffle tagliatelle at this out wonderful and unassuming restaurant. The pasta was cooked to perfection and then heaped, table side, with a generous portion of white truffles. Simple, elegant and very tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$33 - US$111
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de Saint-Jean 30A, Geneva 1203, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 340 26 27

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