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Nyala

Gourgas, 4 | 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
+41 22 328 50 66
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken dish” (2 reviews)
“baklava” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Gourgas, 4 | 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Excellent Ethiopian dishes. So good we ate here twice during our stay in Geneva. Had the Royal Nyala sampler for two and the lamb dish. Both were flavorful and had a good portion size. Tried the homemade honey wine as well. Prices are reasonable considering...More

Thank Wei-Keat K
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The place is very cozy and the food is good with good portions! The price is ok, main dishes around 20 francs. the owner is quite attentive, always worried with our satisfaction. There were several options for vegetarian too. For dessert, we ordered a baklava...More

Thank Thanise F
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The food is good and enough although there is too much bread (gallette) so it becomes quickly filling. Try the tartare. The service is relatively slow. We were maybe not so lucky, but it is better to go there on a weekday to avoid the...More

Thank Zatash
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Went there with a large group of friends for a dinner. The food is great and delicious. No need to think too much you go for their typical dish or the veg one. The place is well located. Efficient service.

Thank Aleksandar_GVA
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I liked the portions here and the staff was ok as well. HOwever it felt a bit like quantity over quality at times and ambiance is not so special either.

Thank paulandre1984
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

we,5ladies shared a big plate of Ethiopian dinner. it was fantastic! you should try when you want to eat something diffetent food in Geneva.loved Ethiopian beer and music as well.

Thank Naoko K
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I haven't eaten there, but they deserve 0 stars. Bought a voucher with a local discounter from an offer they put on to get new clients and called them to make a reservation for a Wednesday night (the voucher stipulated no reservations offered Friday or...More

Thank mattwilli53
Reviewed 23 February 2016

My girlfriend and I went on a whim as we walked past this restaurant and we were not disappointed. The food was good, home-cooked Ethiopian food and the host / owner was attentive. We had a chicken dish for two (Doro Key) which was served...More

Thank Kyras S
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Overall the food was ok, though we were disappointed at the lack of effort: the Samosa type entré was still cold/frozen inside... The question from then on unfortunately was: how old is everything we are being served? Isn't this supposed to be warm? Etc. It...More

Thank Drew B
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Tasty food but we were still hungry afterwards. Service a bit slow but overall a nice experience. However, I prefer another Geneva Eritrean restaurant (Gazelle d'Or).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gourgas, 4 | 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 328 50 66
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