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Le Socrate

#179 of 1,582 Restaurants in Geneva
₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, European
rue Micheli-du-Crest 6, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
+41 78 664 67 78
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“beef” (4 reviews)
French, European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
rue Micheli-du-Crest 6, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
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11 - 20 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 17 August 2016

Food is objectively very good, but the service was incredibly rude ! To be fair, we were benefitting from a discount offer. But we were refused water when we asked for it... And the waiter was very rude : "given the fact you are benefiting...More

2  Thank François-Xavier H
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We went there for a nice three course menu and everything was perfect: nice entrée (mushrooms), main course (wonderful pieces of meat) and delightful dessert (warm chocolate cake) I would recommend it to every colleague visiting Geneva!

Thank PhilLucerne
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very nice local bistro with excellent food and friendly service. Quite and nice neighborhood.Good wine

Thank Humeyra E
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice place where you can find the usual options of a french bistro, with the addition of 1-2 special chef dishes depending on the season. The ambience is lovely, reminding you of a different era and the service is excellent. The...More

Thank Nikolas V
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Went there for dinner with friends. Booked through La Fourchette so we got a good deal. Food was really good and out of the ordinary. Service was super friendly (and funny). Only down side is the wine list. I know it's Geneva but only 4...More

Thank Ludo-Owen
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent ris de veau and stunning cheekburger. Very good wine selection and friendly stuff (although not all speaking english) Will visit again very soon!

Thank Jacopo B
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

The food here was great and we really enjoyed our dinner. The restaurant is well decorated and quaint, the service was excellent and there is outdoor seating. I also like that the restaurant is in a quiet neighbourhood, far away from the busy centre.

Thank Owen H
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Went first for lunch and really loved their beef cheeks and the lentil salad entree. Returned again for dinner to try their other meat dishes and they didn't fail me. Absolutely worth discovering! Ambience parisienne. Staff are so friendly they might even hint to you...More

Thank ChickAdvisor A
Reviewed 31 December 2015

This is a French bistro style restaurant and as expected serves a lot of meat and particular dishes such as snails, rabbit kidneys and cheek of beef. I had the mushroom toast for appetiser and their fish for main course and they were both very...More

1  Thank Fantasavestheday
Reviewed 10 November 2015

The place is very nice. Paris style café, the food is close to bouchon Lyonnais. The wine menu is good: local wine at fair price but also very good French wine. From the starters to the desserts, all were very tasty.

Thank Patrick K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 87
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Micheli-du-Crest 6, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 78 664 67 78
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