Hello, dears!

Welcome back to the blog! A lot of you have asked me to give you some ideas of where to take your beloved one on a romantic date for Valentines day! So, I decided to put together a list of the most romantic restaurants in Geneva, many different budgets and types of food!

However, this list could always be useful for any time of the year, anniversaries, birthdays, etc!

Comment below your most romantic places in Geneva ! I would love to know!

 

#1
Café de la Paix.

We went there last week and we loved the place, the atmosphere and the food!  Traditional French cuisine with low light and big windows… is there anything more romantic?

We had the Foie Gras as a starter and then we followed that with the caramelized chicken and the beef. If you still have room for dessert you can always have the one we chose, the riz au lait with caramel, amazing!

Neighbourhood: Bains

What we love: The food and atmosphere.
We loved the least: It was perfect.

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Schedules: Tue-Sat 17h30 – 1h00
Phone:
+41(0)22 301 11 88
Price: approx 100CHF pp (depends on the wine you choose).

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#2
Il Mirtillo.

If you really want to take your partner to a place he or she has never heard of before (maybe yes, maybe no, but it is not super widely known) Il Mirtillo is a perfect escape. Inside of what looks like a house, your have a super cozy restaurant with homemade Italian food.

You have the traditional dishes like Parmigiana and Carbonara; but also unique dishes by day like the Jewish style artichokes which we had yesterday and were TDF!

Neighbourhood: Vessy

What we love:  The unique location,  the quality of the food.
We loved the least:  It is more expensive than your average Italian, but worth it!

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Schedules: Mon- Sat 12 h00 – 14h00 – 19h00 – 22h00 & Sun 12h30 – 14h30 & 19h00 – 22h00
Telephone: +41  (0)022 784 26 26

Address: Route de Veyrier 130, 1234 Vessy
Price: aprox 90 CHF pp (depends on the wine you choose)


#3
Izumi – Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues.

I would recommend this place more during summer, because the view is simply amazing! But honestly this place is amazing all year long! During colder days you eat inside the library which I believe is ULTRA Romantic!

The cuisine is Japanese and perfectly done… simply delicious and beautiful.

Neighbourhood: Quai du Mont Blanc.

What we love: The perfection of the food and the service.
We loved the least:  … there are two services, so you have to choose one slot and well, it kills a little of the romanticism.

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#4
Cinquème Jour.

I have shared with you my love and admiration for this place! I haven’t been for dinner, but I loved the intimacy with the kitchen and the other guests. It is a big table-kitchen and you can experience your food at the same time!

I would recommend this for a first date, since if there is a lack of conversation or awkward moments you can always comment on the food or chit-chat with the chef!

Neighbourhood: Eaux-Vives

What we love: The cooking skills and unique concept.
We loved the least:  It is not a 1:1 restaurant to be face to face and hold hands, but it is more about enjoying the culinary experience.

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Price: Night Menu 110 CHF pp
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#5
Ciro Trattoria.

The cutest Italian Trattoria, a couple of tables, a checkered tablecloth and traditional Italian food. Check, check, check for a romantic dinner!

Neighbourhood: Paquis

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Schedules: Mon-Fri 12h00 – 15h00 & 19h00 – 23h00 & Sat 19h00 – 23h00
Telephone: +41 (0) 78 694 51 94

Address: Rue de Berne 61, 1201 Genève
Price: aprox 80 CHF pp (depends on the wine you choose)


#6
Pachacamac – Rive Gauche.

Passing by, one day I noticed that one of my favorite Peruvian restaurants had opened on the other side of the lake (and by the lake!).

They serve traditional Peruvian cuisine in a calm and romantic atmosphere facing the lake, with massive windows.

Neighbourhood: Eaux-Vives

What we love: The Cebiche!

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Schedule: Mon – Fri  12h00 – 14h30 & 19h00 – 22h30  Sat 19h00 – 22h30
Website
Telephone: +41 (0)22 736 26 88

Address: 28, quai Gustave-Ador, Geneva, Switzerland 
Price: aprox 100CHF pp (depends on the wine you choose)

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#7
La Favola.

Neighbourhood: Bains

Two cozy floors of romantic tables, serving delicious Italian specialities. Located in the heart of the Old Town of Geneva, you can walk there to make it extra romantic!

Neighbourhood: Old Town

What we love: The unique location in the middle of the Old Town.

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Schedule: Mon – Fri  12h00 – 14h00 & 19h00 – 22h00  Sat 19h00 – 22h00
Website

Telephone: +41 (0)22 311 74 37
Address: 15, Rue Jean-Calvin, 1204 – Genève

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#8
Nagomi.

A true Japanese restaurant in the middle of a hectic neighborhood. You will be transported to Japan immediately and feel like in a completely different city and atmosphere.

There is not a better place to eat raw fish and Sushi!

Neighbourhood: Paquis

What we love: The secret place & Japanese atmosphere.

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Schedules: Tue – Sat: 12h00-14h00 and 19h00-22h00
Website

Telephone: +41 (o) 22 732 38 28
Address: Rue de Zurich 47, 1201 Genève


#9
Bayview.

This place is not only one of my favorite restaurants in Geneva, but it is also super romantic with HUGE comfy chairs, spread tables and the view over the lake.

Michelin star Chef Michel Roth, welcomes every single one of his guests with his usual smile and wonderful cuisine that makes us travel and come back to Geneva.

Neighbourhood: Paquis

What we love: The traditional & at the same time original cuisine.

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Schedules: Tue- Sat 12:00 – 14:00 & 19:00 – 22:00
Website

Reservations: + 41 (0)22 906 65 52

Address: 47, Quai Wilson · Geneva, 1211 · Switzerland
Price: aprox 250CHF pp (depends on the wine you choose)
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#10
Le Thé.

I love this place because it is a budget-friendly UBER romantic little piece of China in the middle of Quartier des Bains. In the menu, you will find a vast selection of Dumplings and teas and … that’s it!

Simple, cozy and delicious, and of course super romantic and intimate.

Neighbourhood: Bains

What we love:  The coziness & uniqueness.
We loved the least:  It could take forever to get your food, be patient.

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Schedules: Mon- Sat 12 h00 – 22h00
Telephone: +41  (0) 079 436 77 18

Address: Rue des Bains 65, 1205 Genève
Price: aprox 60CHF pp (depends on the wine you choose)

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I hope you liked the list! Geneva is full of restaurants, so this list is just a small part of the many that are romantic. To make sure to see the latest one, make sure to follow me on Instagram!

Which ones are your favorite places in Geneva?

See you soon on the blog!!

XX

Diana

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