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La Potiniere

#229 of 1,553 Restaurants in Geneva}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, , European
Jardin Anglais | 2, Promenade du Lac, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 310 28 28
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (5 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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French, Bar, European, Delicatessen, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Jardin Anglais | 2, Promenade du Lac, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant on Geneva lake set amidst a beautiful park. Excellent food with charming staff and great music on a gorgeous October afternoon .

Thank j0seel797
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had lunch at La Potiniere next to Geneva lake with the family. The restaurant is next to the main lake parking lot. They serve well presented food and the service is good. We came across nice friendly waiters and we were pleased to be...More

Thank FAHADalahmadi
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I only went here for drinks, so I can't comment on the food. I love sitting outside in the sun on the terrace in the Jardin Anglais. There were some musicians sound checking, so I had some free entertainment. Service was friendly and the Hugo...More

Thank CarolienBAC
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

7.29.17 Stopped here to sit and order something. The waitress got annoyed that we only wanted drinks at first glance and ripped the placemats and silverware off the table after avoiding us for ten minutes walking by us with a smirk on her face. My...More

Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Office party turned fun with awesome service by TiTi (not sure if i got the name spelled correctly).

Thank Daksh2409
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I arrived at 7h30 PM and even though the outdoor terrace seemed full the butler found immediately a table for diner, as other guest were mostly having drinks. I had a very good hamburger and an excellent "all chocolate" desert with mousse ice cream and...More

Thank markusflemming
MelyssandeB, Responsable relations publiques at La Potiniere, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you for your comment. It's always a pleasure to know that our clients had a good time at La Potinière. We hope to see you again at our terrace in a near future. Regards

Reviewed 16 July 2017

This restaurant & outdoor cafe that has a prime location in the heart of Geneva by the lake, unfortunately emits an UN-customer friendly vibe. Although I have not sampled their menu and cannot offer an opinion on it, what I base my poor rating is...More

Thank dress-like-us
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Good place on the lake for a few drinks and bite to eat. The place was packed and had a great selection of drinks. Well worth it for a pre dinner drinks.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

On a June afternoon my husband and I walked over to Jardin Anglais on the side of Lake Geneva. The view was spectacular and the gardens were so pretty. We stopped for lunch at La Potinere. It was perfect! We had Chardonnay and an appetizer...More

Thank Jimmie F
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely don't go there for service! They are horrible, you wait endlessly to order and again for drinks to arrive. And when your unlucky you get the waiter which is not responsible for your table... They brought back the credit card to the wrong table...More

Thank Deborah B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 52
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jardin Anglais | 2, Promenade du Lac, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 310 28 28
  • E-mail
We have a passion ... The new management of the Potiniere has restored this beautiful institution Genevoise letters n oblesse. Located in the English Garden in the front line of the lake, the decor is inspired by the late nineteenth century (Art Deco), and the focus is on the wine passion (selected natural wine, biodynamic, prestigious wines) and culinary passion (discovery card). We also organize your private events: banquet, seminar, birthday, wedding ... We wait for you ... Passion Wine & Food
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