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Patara Fine Thai Cuisine

quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
+41 22 731 55 66
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (31 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m. Hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed November 2, 2018

I have been there a lot of time the food very good quality also service be friendly and smilly. I love the decoration and location at Beau-Rivage hotel. Fried rice with crab and soup amazing. I will go back

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rungrawee B
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Disappointing lunch. Lunch was not served hot. At this price this is poor. Circa $170 for 2 course lunch for 2 people I would expect to be served an excellent meal. It is not difficult to serve a hot meal if the food is cooked...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank swiss_voyager83
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

my first stop for lunch when i arrive in Geneva. i love Patara at hotel Beau Rivage its feels like home in Thailand with great swiss vine and amazing Peppercorns 2018 from Costa Rica

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Denis O
Heder N, Responsable communication at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Dear Denis, Thank you for your lovely review. We are very happy that you had a good time at Patara. Looking forward to seeing you again soon, The Patara Fine Thai Cuisine team.

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch there. The service was ok and the food too. I could honestly not see much difference to any other Thai restaurant- we paid chf 70 pp for starters and mains - for chf 25-35 it would have been a better rating. I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank rivegauche111
Heder N, Responsable de communication at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Dear rivegauche111, Thank you very much for this advice, and remarks. We work with products of quality and as far as possible local which is reflected in the prices. We take your remarks into consideration and strive to improve the weaknesses that you emphasize. We...More

Reviewed September 5, 2018

Went to Patara for a business dinner. Great location. The food was OK but certainly not fine dining in my opinion. I have been to many Thai restaurants around the world that are better for a fraction of the price, including one in a pub...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 768colinc
Heder N, Responsable de communication at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are sorry to know you are unhappy, Colin C. The cuisine of Patara is elaborated with products of great quality that influences our prices since we are located in Geneva a very expensive city....More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Been there for dinner. Good food and friendly staff. Variety of Thai food and other Asian delights. Rather pricy and expensive, but comparable to other restaurants in that area of Geneva. Would come back for trying the other choices from the menu.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Aleksander L
Heder N, Responsable communication at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you had a good time at Patara. Looking forward to seeing you again soon, The Patara Fine Thai Cuisine team.

Reviewed August 30, 2018

The Patara is a very nice Thai culinary experience. It is most certainly the best restaurant of its segment in Geneva. I have now been there a couple of times and enjoyed the food and the place. My only criticism would be that although the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Oliver C
Heder N, Responsable de communication at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Dear Oliver C, Thank you very much for your opinion and comments. We are very happy that you had a good time at Patara. We will work on your remarks, as far as possible! Looking forward to seeing you again soon, The Patara Fine Thai...More

Reviewed August 28, 2018

Ridiculously overpriced for a very mediocre meal. Mixed starter for two which was cold and two curries which were nothing special for £175 ...no alcohol either.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lost_In_Dubai
Heder N, Responsable de communication at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

First of all,​ we thank you for your visit as well as having taken the time to write this review. We have not lived up to your expectations and we are sorry. We take your remarks into account and strive to improve the weak points...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

The food and service were great. We had the green Thai veg curry and the green spicy papaya salad and both were excellent!More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank shortjewish
Heder N, Responsable commercial at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Dear Shortjewish, Thank you very much for your opinion and comments. We are very happy that you had a good time at Patara. We take your remarks into account and strive to improve the weak points identified by you, as far as possible! Looking forward...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

On our way to shopping we found this little restaurant and WOW THAT IT WAS AMAZING!! Everything we ate was good and the wine amazing. We tried a typical wine from the region and it turned out to be so good, try the Chasselas....

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jennifer C
Heder N, Responsable commercial at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Dear Jennifer, Thank you very much for your comments. We are very happy that you had a good time at Patara. Looking forward to seeing you again soon, The Patara Fine Thai Cuisine team.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva>  > Mont-Blanc
  • Neighbourhood: Mont-Blanc
  • Phone Number: +41 22 731 55 66
  • E-mail
Description
Since opening in 1999, Patara rapidly became a leading reference in Thai gastronomy and has long been one of the go-to addresses in international Geneva. This Mecca of culinary refinement is in reality the Geneva ambassador of one of the finest tables in Bangkok. It stands out for the authenticity and modernity of its cuisine, offering innovative combinations of spices, flavours and modes of preparation. The restaurant is located within the exceptional setting of the Hotel Beau-Rivage and boasts all the know-how, exclusive recipes and service philosophy of its Thai parent company. The chefs and kitchen team are sent to Geneva from Bangkok after being trained and having spent at least five years in the group's establishments. In a scrupulous concern for authenticity and freshness, ingredients are sent out twice a week from Bangkok, and are used in combination with the finest local produce. A comprehensive wine-list, selected especially for their harmonious combination with spicy dishes, rounds off a unique gastronomic experience on the banks of Lake Geneva, combining the best of East and West.
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