Geneva pizza is as good as anything you’d find in Italy which is no surprise given Switzerland’s strong reputation for quality food and it’s proximity to Italy. Being neighbours with the best country for pizza in the world really does pay off.
We’ve picked the seven very best pizzas in the city, from the classic Neapolitan style pizza to a simple slice that you can grab on the go and everything in between.
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The origins of Da Paolo date back to the mid-1970s; now, the tradition of cooking amazing pizza for their loyal customers lives on. Absolutely everything is made in-house, apart from the Genevese pesto and artisan ice creams. The pizzas are superb but take note that it’s walk-in only, so be prepared to wait for a table at busy times.
They call themselves a “Roman bakery, everything handmade with amore” and that is certainly true about their pizza. Simple slices that you can order on the go, with ever-changing fresh toppings at super affordable prices. What more could you ask for?
They focus on doing two things really well here: Neapolitan-style pizza and burgers. Two of the tastiest foods in the same place? Ideal.
Nothing fancy or high end about the setting just really good comfort food cooked by people who care about their customers and offer great service.
They have restaurants in Italy and Switzerland and seriously know how to handle a good pizza from start to finish. That means proving the dough for 48 hours before forming the pizza and cooking it in less than two minutes. Finish with a drizzle of high quality olive oil and you are in heaven.
A bustling two floor restaurant where you can watch your pizzas being made right in front of you. They also serve a great range of pastas as well as quality wines and cocktails. Plus, it’s very child friendly during the day so a great place for families. Their pizzas are classic in style and cooked to perfection.
A fine dining restaurant with a huge menu including great seafood, pasta and meats. Our advice? Jump straight to the pizza because they treat them with love and passion and the toppings are of the highest possible quality. A special restaurant to come and celebrate something with friends.
They say that in order for “you to enjoy genuine Italian flavours, we cook our pizzas in a wood oven with traditional Italian ingredients.” And enjoy it you certainly will. Their pizzas are so big that they stretch out and cover the edges of the plates so make sure you are seriously hungry when you arrive.
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