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Restaurant El Mektoub

5, Geneva, Switzerland
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
30 Jan 2017
“Very Pricy With Suspicious of Fraud”
20 Apr 2017
“Rude service, average food.”
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5, Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviews (37)
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Service was terribly slow and rude. The owner/cook/server took our order, we got our appetisers and waited over 30 minutes before he came out to complain about our sharing orders. He being the very same person who had taken our orders. Unprofessional and highly disagreeable...More

Thank jodiNewYork
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We had a lunch in this restaurant for 5 persons, which we were enforced to set as the waiter is hunting for customers in the front street. True, we elected to set and eat, yet it was very annoying that someone is chasing you and...More

Thank Adnan-Almuslem
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We had a very nice dinner there. The service is very kind and the food quality was good. Perhaps, it was too much quantity so it could be a little bit cheaper, but anyhow we had a very good time there. Excelent mint tea

Thank Igor G
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

we were hungry at lunch time, we were looking for a couscous place and took the closest from station. It filled up our stomach but nothing will make us return there, neither the food nor the service.

Thank Flupkito
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The food was simply divine! Tajine Agneau Pruneau was out of this world!! Hearty Middle Eastern cuisine.

Thank Lakmini J
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We are very diligent about reviewing restaurants in a discerning manner. We were indeed met outside as we are at many restaurants in Europe ; however we were not "hassled" in any way. Has we been, we would not have stayed. In fact, we walked...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Was wandering Geneva with my family and we were pretty much hassled into sitting down. We then were repeatedly told that we would receive a mixture of food for 28F, and that it would be enough for 3 people. We questioned multiple times as we...More

Thank Rozgoesonholiday
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We went there for diner. I ordered the special menu. They got it wrong almost every course (there were 4-5 dishes). They gave the right dish once we managed to catch the eye of the waiter and convinced him that the dish served (almost all...More

Thank Toya1210
Reviewed 21 May 2016

My Algerian guest asked halal food so I found from google this Moroccan restaurant. However disappointed even my guest. It was like ordinary restaurant. The starters were fine after the main course were nothing special. Ok Geneva is expensive bıt this restaurant can't be this...More

Thank Ksezek
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

I recently went there with my family (4 adults and 2 kids). The first waiter was nice and friendly to us, but then came one - probably the manager - to take our orders. He was super rude at first and then started complaining that...More

2  Thank Daniel A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: 738-70-31
  • E-mail