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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Japanese Restaurant
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“French cuisine, revisited the Asian way. One of the best price/quality ratio, 18€ menu for lunch and more expensive for dinner. You need to call in advance to book it.”
  • 46 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“One of the best french restaurant of Lyon. The food and people are amazing. Recommanded by Guide Michelin !”
  • 46 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Restaurant Gastronomique pour grand budget. Cuisine traditionnelle de Lyon mais moderne”
  • 34 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“"Facing L’Ébauche and a swaying footbridge over the Sâone, Le Potager has a saloon-bar vibe with an overhanging gallery and blond-wood bar bustling with locals. Big tables, school chairs and lots of chalkboards make it an anarchic sports bar, with paintings instead of screens. A spiral staircase in the corner leads to a narrow dining area where three-course lunch costs €19. In the evening, there might be jumbo quail with quince and celery, pigeon cooked in a smoked tea stock or a 50-day matured Galician steak and prices can escalate considerably. The quartier will become even more food-orientated when La Halle de la Martinière reopens later in the year. The oldest covered market in Lyon, it ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“ Lieu parfait pour boire un super cocktail ! // Perfect place to drink a great cocktail!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Lyonese Bouchon
“A great "bouchon" which will serve you delicious (and very copious) Lyonnais dishes. Like the traditional bouchon, no choice but to take the tâble d'hôte menu. Honest pricing and great cooking. Booking necessary. Come hungry!”
  • 42 locals recommend
Bar
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“Bar et restaurant. Menu du jour peu cher le midi et super bon ! Le bon plan pour manger à pris raisonnable sans passer par le fast food ! Bar and restaurant with cheap "day menu" at 12am ! Good way to eat well at a good price without eating fast food !”
  • 29 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“A great typical "bouchon" restaurant with finger-licking food. As you know, Lyon is the culinary capital of France. Even the Parisians admit it.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Comedy Club
“Café-Théâtre situé dans les pentes de la Croix-Rousse, ce lieu est chaleureux et il est possible de manger des tapas tout en regardant un spectacle ! // Café-Théâtre located in the "pentes" of the Croix-Rousse, this place is warm and it is possible to eat tapas while watching a show!”
  • 23 locals recommend
Pub
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“Sélection de bières, whiskies et burgers dans un pub animé et décontracté avec happy hours et brunchs.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Cafe
“On eof my favourite place where to drink coffee and tea. It's also a place where you can meet many people from place in the world, even if I don't know why... Tchai tea latte !”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bistro
“Bonne cuisine. Ecailler de septembre à mai. Good kitchen. Seafood from September to may ”
  • 32 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Prenium restaurant.. Everybody in Lyon tries to go there but you have to book months in advance. Around 50€ without wines”
  • 23 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“One of four Paul Bocuse's brasseries in Lyon (speciality of Lyon and of the North of France)”
  • 18 locals recommend
Falafel Restaurant
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“The street food for the vegis ! Great meals for the price ! You can have it delivered too.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
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“Bar - restaurant avec une grande terrasse donnant sur les Alpes et la vue de Lyon. ”
  • 32 locals recommend