Best fondue restaurants in Geneva
Fondue is the most popular traditional food of Switzerland, and Geneva as well. being very popular in cold winter month as something to fill up your stomach, please your taste buds and warm you up.
Note: Fondue is usually not served during the summer time (from May till October, cca).
What is fondue?
Fondue is special kind of cheese, which is served melted in a big pot together with candles or burner underneath it, keeping it constantly melted and warm, but not too hot to scorch it. Fondue is usually served with french bread, meats and salad.
Geneva Fondue Restaurants
As to where to go for a fondue in Geneva is not easy decision, here we provide You our list of restaurants serving the best fondue in Geneva.
Cafe du Soleil
One of the best restaurant in Geneva, close to United Nations, InterContinental hotel, in the quite international area, Cafe du Soleil is popular for serving authentic Swiss fondue.
For dinner time often full, so make sure to have a reservation. Open until midnight (Sunday 11pm).
La Bouvette des Bains
La Bouvette des Bains is very special and unique restaurant, one of it's kind, as it is situated on peninsula named Bains des Paquis, surrounded by Geneva lake, with magnifique views on the jet d'eau fountain and promenade. Great views are completed by warm atmosphere of big wooden fireplace and welcoming service.
Fondue itself is really tasty and of great value, so popular it is almost impossible to find a place here at the evening without a reservation.
Named after world famous gruyere cheese, Le Gruyérien restaurant in Geneva serves Fondue all-year round. You can also enjoy the other dishes available to you, like meat or pasta. Check the open times before going, as Le Gruyèrien has a different schedule in the summer. During the months of November and December, when companies like to take their employees out for dinner, it can be a challenge to find a table to eat on Friday and Saturday. Restaurants are located in Chêne-Bougeries and Plainpalais as well (since 2014).