We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Le cafe du Tessin

$$ - $$$
+ Add cuisine
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
place du Rondeau 5, Carouge 1227, Switzerland
+41 22 342 31 09
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Closed now
See all hours
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 4: English reviews
Valencia, Spain
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Great plates in a very cozy place. Reasonable price for the area. Good selection of wines and very good service also. Follow David's recommendations

Thank nachodg
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Le café du Tessin is a lovely place not to be missed when visiting trendy Carouge (or Geneva; tram 18, stop at Carouge (Rondeau)... it's right there!). We stopped there for drinks on our way to our AirBnB apartment (which happened to be right next door!) and the manager was gracious enough to make us feel welcome even though it... More 

Thank No1Snowbird
Geneva, Switzerland
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2011

Was recommended by many friends for its good food and good choice of wine, natural and swiss selections. The service is good, the waiter has good knowledge of food and wine. What is best is the outdoor sitting, it is always nice to dine outdoor when the weather permit. The restaurant is in Carouge which makes it a picturesque place... More 

Thank jcp68
Great Falls, Virginia
Level Contributor
37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2010

happened upon this place while wandering in Carouge. What a lovely find! Delightful menu selections, great service. Food prepared with love and presented with care. Had the veal Sicilianne, and it was delicious.

Thank Anonymous1000

Travellers who viewed Le cafe du Tessin also viewed

Carouge, Canton of Geneva
Carouge, Canton of Geneva
Carouge, Canton of Geneva
Carouge, Canton of Geneva
Carouge, Canton of Geneva
Carouge, Canton of Geneva

Been to Le cafe du Tessin? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place du Rondeau 5, Carouge 1227, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Carouge
  • Phone Number: +41 22 342 31 09

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Le cafe du Tessin staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?