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Place Bourg du Four

Intersection of rue Verdaine | rue des Chaudronniers, rue Etienne-Dumont, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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This historic town square is situated at the heart of Old Geneva.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Intersection of rue Verdaine | rue des Chaudronniers, rue Etienne-Dumont, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a pretty square in a nice section of Geneva. Nice outdoor eating and people watching. High end shopping all around.

Thank greconj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was delicious and filling. The atmosphere was great, and it was the perfect place to relax and sit back.

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My brother travels to Switzerland at least once a year, every year. He said he did not like Geneva because it is too new, with boxy 1960s architecture. Clearly, he has not spent time in the older part of the city, in a pleasant bustling...More

Thank Pamela L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful place for photographs or an evening meal. It is centrally located in the historic part of the city. As you wind your way through the area stop for a meal or drink, and people watching!

Thank Lynn1950
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are visiting the part of old town of Geneva, do not forget to stop at this plaza. It is a nice place to stop to have a coffe, beer or snack.

Thank Fernando Robert... A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Always busy, always plenty if places to eat and drink. Great place to watch the world go by or just reflect how quickly your CHF disappeared since you arrived in GVA. Any season this place is worth stopping by.

1  Thank TRBUK
Reviewed 12 June 2017

nice historic part of Geneva in the city centre see the older buildings, quick walk around have a coffee and snacks.

Thank thd007
Reviewed 31 March 2017

A lovely square flanked by old shuttered buildings, trees and numerous cafes, restaurants and outdoor bars on the cobbles. Be careful of the prices when you sit outside... Geneva old town is not cheap! Tourist area and good for photos and a relaxing half hour...More

Thank Skiboy 20/20
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Well, I was in the Place Bourg du Four this morning and I am going there tomorrow. it is the place where i go nearly every day to have an excellent capuccino and read my favorite newspaper.Place Bourg du Four is the oldest place of...More

Thank di Crollalanza S
Reviewed 15 March 2017

There are plenty of cafes around the square, some reasonably priced compared to others. It is not the most interesting part of Geneva's old city but it is a nice place to take a rest while out exploring.

Thank Jim D
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