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L'incontro

place de la Synagogue 2 | Boulevard Favon 11, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
+41 22 311 75 24
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
“al dente” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
place de la Synagogue 2 | Boulevard Favon 11, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Huge disappointment with food (soggy sicilienne penne, their signature dish), very slow service and relatively expensive for what you get. I won't be going there again.

Thank Ecnirp
Reviewed 18 July 2017

had I read the reviews before I visited here I probably wouldn't have gone, but it had been a long day and it was across the road from our hotel, we found the staff fine and they sorted out a vegan meal for me without...More

Thank tosherinp60
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I had always found food and service average until... I went there with colleagues in a group of 20 (exact number). Everyone ordered drinks and, since 2 of us (girls) had a pretty visible and bad cold, we decided just to share a pizza. We...More

2  Thank sebaysole
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Incontro: a classic Italian restaurant. Pizzas are good. Pasta is good. Recommend the penne siciliana. Best price/quantity/quality ratio in all of Geneva. Service is a bit sporadic though. Especially on terrace in the summer. But if you're looking for a no fuss good Italian which...More

Thank Julian M
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Aside from the fact that the food is nothing special and that there are about 5 different Italian restaurants around that beat this place hands down, what really stands out most of all is the abysmal service and non-existant customer experience. My forecast more than...More

1  Thank genevatopreviewer
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Decent pizzas, do not belong to Geneva's upper tier. Pasta better than pizzas. Busy place - in particular over lunch.

1  Thank esalagean
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I ordered the orecchiette pugliese, the pasta was overcooked..the tomato sauce boiling and the meat like rocks....the place has changed...the service is disapointing and would never come back!

1  Thank Hani F
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The pizza was soggy and the penne Siciliana was tasteless. The pasta was overcooked and I got the impression that they used a food service tomato sauce. A freind ordered a penne arabiatta and she said it was the same. Service was mediocre at best...More

1  Thank fisherski
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Good overall Italian restaurant. Nothing really special. However if take the PENNE SICILIANA you are in for a treat. Nothing is really extraordinary but nothing is bad. Out of the huge choice of Italian restaurants in Geneva this is very decent. Pricing is correct and...More

Thank Julian M
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best tasting penne a la siciliana in Geneva. The home made red chillies in olive oil that they provide is just amazing. But the most impressive thing is that you don't get just one plate but they bring you a second serving...More

Thank Khaq75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place de la Synagogue 2 | Boulevard Favon 11, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 311 75 24
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