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Sauan

#95 of 1,452 Restaurants in Geneva
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Quai Gustave-Ador/Angle Rue de la Scie 2Quai Gustave Ador 1, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
+41 22 736 68 02
Today
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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90 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Center of the city. Decoration is ok. Nice staff, waiter explains each dish which is kind of him. Very good quality fish, and overall experience of Japanese cuisine is top notch, we took two menues. Price tag is on the higher end, but I think it's worth it. Our kid, enjoyed to watch the chef preparing the food. Definitely on... More 

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Thank Dmitry C
Geneva
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138 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I LOVED this restaurant. Great staff- warm welcome, smiling waiter, very knowledgeable and available. I decided to go for a menu (the one at 95chf), while my partner choose maki, california maki and tempura. The menu starts with a warm & a cold entry that change regularly. I had a marinated tofu with mushrooms inside an emptied mandarin orange with... More 

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Thank TheBackpackGirl
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Overall excellent food quality and service. Good atmosphere and given this is Geneva i found the price correct for the quality. Sushi tasted fresh and tempura dishes lightly coated as they should be.

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Thank Marmot001
Geneva, Switzerland
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

What counts is in your plate... and we were in Japan. Very nice staff for very very very good food. A must! The menus were crafted in a way that you could discover many aspects of japanese cuisine, fresh and inspiring. We'll be back !

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1 Thank Pinfico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Sushi maker is Japanese and that adds authenticity to a restaurant. Everything was amazing however, It's quiet expensive though and the portions are quite small although that's is Geneva and you can expect it

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Thank Ethan S
Switzerland
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

The quality did not disappoint. Sauan's sushi and sashimi was almost on par with sushi I've had at top places in Tokyo, and even Tsukiji fish market. Compared to places I know in New York (Yasuda, Sushi of Gari), I thought the quality at Sauan was slightly better. This is Geneva -- it will be an expensive meal, but you... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Very creative cuisine. Delicate and vet tasty. Some of the dishes were first time acquaintance for me. Worthwhile the experience.

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1 Thank Avraham B
Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Very expensive but worth every cent. If you want to eat authentic Japanese food, this is the right place.

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Thank augusto f
Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 439 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Lately I have been a bit bored of sushis because I find that they lack in taste, that the fish is bland, that in prepackaged ones the rice is awfull, and that they do not offer additional touches such as overall softness in mouth and aesthetic presentation. Here I was really surprised. Instead of having the usual pairs of similar... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Quality, tasty, always on top! Good and swift service ! The Sushi menu is great and plentiful I shall go back try hot plates Well done

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 59 - US$ 99
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai Gustave-Ador/Angle Rue de la Scie 2Quai Gustave Ador 1, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 736 68 02

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