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Cafeteria du Jardin Botanique

) #488 of 1,528 Restaurants in Geneva ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, European,
Jardin Botanique, Geneva, Switzerland
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good61%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
14 Dec 2016
“Good food, weird experience”
12 Nov 2016
“Nice spot for a drink”
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, Swiss, International, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Jardin Botanique, Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviews (36)
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 29 April 2017

An ideal stop in the center of the botanic garden, for a refreshment or a quick one-dish meals, an excellent espresso with a snack, nice terrace in the sun, good atmosphere in the open air.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We popped in here for lunch on a Sunday, it wasn't very busy but that's understandable - it was freezing outside. We had a tart and two paninis, lovely food, offered tap water, lovely waitress. Very odd that as soon as you walk in the...More

Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Not far from downtown and right along the water. Easy to get to and free. Many greenhouses to see and wide open tranquil spaces. Use it to get to the UN. Well worth a visit. Catch all the Pikachu's!

1  Thank Erik S
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Stopped here for a quick drink after sightseeing. Very pretty suroundings and nice atmosphere. The gardens are beautiful and you have good views from here. Prices were on the higher end, but I think not much more than central Geneva. The food other people ordered...More

Thank pechito33
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Incredible, two drinks and a microscopic dessert 18CHF!! I leave in Geneva and I know it is an expensive town.... but this is like a price list for a mountain refuge!! I will carefully avoid this place in the future...

Thank Nicolò B
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Excellent view, great food, winter-time fun with kids! The gardens are beautiful and the view from sitting outside are awesome! We were there in cold January but were delighted by the quality of the food and service. A beautiful peacock walked up to our table...More

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Located in the heart of the Botanic Gardem, this restaurant offers both menu and plat du jour. Nice terrasse where to have lung during the summer period. Plat du jour is good, and price is fair.

Thank Eloi A
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Decent food for a decent price. Easy to get a decent lunch, with comfortable outdoor seating nearby.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We stopped here for afternoon tea after a very pleasant stroll through the gardens. The chocolate muffin was fine but the coffee was terrible. After spending a few weeks travelling through France and Switzerland we've experienced very good coffee at most Cafes. Sadly this Cafe...More

Thank Scott F
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Stopped for lunch during our walk through the gardens. Food was average - expect to pay heartily for a sandwich and drink. The location is excellent - plants, the lake, peacocks, etc. Nice facilities all around.

Thank Marcia P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 26
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jardin Botanique, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
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