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Charly O'Neills Irish Bar

#399 of 1,474 Restaurants in Geneva
Certificate of Excellence
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Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub
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18 Rue du Hoffman, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
11:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 18:30 - 22:30
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Zurich, Switzerland
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

It's a real Irish pub in Geneva. Guinness, Kilkenny, shepherds pie and burgers! With a great selection of beer and wine and rock music pumping from the speakers this place is amazing. Service is usually fast and friendly. Downside is it can get incredibly busy especially if a game is on, and sometimes they run out of things (like Guinness).... More 

Thank chris_w_young
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

A great place to go if you are new to town. Great people, great friendly service, good music, local beer as well as Irish imports.

1 Thank Neil Surrey Lab... E
Geneva, Switzerland
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I discovered this amazing pub a few years ago already and had many great nights out there! Friendly staff, great burgers and incredible atmosphere! It's one of the best places in geneva to go for a relaxed night out to drink a couple of beers in a warm and friendly environment.

1 Thank Tobias K
Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Great staff good selection of beers excellent crowd of people who go there. Brilliant experience. True Irish pub with real Irish bar staff.

Thank CRMExpert
Geneva, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Had many a great nights in Charly's. Great food, lots of tv's showing different sports. Really friendly polite staff. Loads of space inside and out so regardless of what you're looking you'll find it at Charly's.

1 Thank Duncanavfc
Paris, France
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

I had to give back the IPA. It was watery and did not taste like an IPA at all. The good side: the waitress took it back after reassuring that they do not water down the beer. I just ordered a Pilsner and that was OK. The fish and chips tasted fishy, I didn't complain in order not to sound... More 

5 Thank efpolcuch
New Delhi, India
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

I was there last month for my office meetings and Charly was close to my hotel. I visited there consecutively three days in late hours with colleagues for drinks after exhaustive work days. It is a nice place to chat / watch tv, relax and listen to music with your drinks. Very friendly and witty staff and they will make... More 

1 Thank montana v
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here just after my partner had proposed to me during a long walk along the lake! We stopped here as it was close to our hotel and we thought they might be showing champions league football - a distraction tool for my partner while I called and messaged all my family and friends to tell them the good... More 

2 Thank Travelling_Kat_85
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Friendly, attentive Irish barman made sure we were given a table so that we could order food. It was really busy at 7pm on a weeknight, really lively with a good atmosphere. Food tasted good, we had beef burger and veggie burger with good chips. Great choice of beers for a good night out.

Thank Debsyoung
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Being British it's always a comfort to see a good, traditional Irish pub when you're in a foreign country. Also being British it's safe to say we're well acquainted with drinking establishments - and Charly O'Neills' has by far been both the best pub and Irish pub we've found in Geneva. We first discovered it after reading the frankly laughable... More 

2 Thank Ellie M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 19 - US$ 26
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Rue du Hoffman, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: 41227404530
Great Irish bar near the centre of town, serving high quality, traditional Irish, English & Swiss cuisine - fantastic cod & chips, excellent homemade pies, arguably the best burgers in Geneva, daily Plat-du-Jours and much more! Open lunch times & evenings Monday to Friday for full menu and on Saturday evenings too. All food is freshly prepared in-house with with a focused attention on quality. We are happy to welcome you!

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