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La Gargotte

15 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 28 79 20
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“macaroons” (7 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
7:30 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
15 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I can't say enough about Ivan and everyone at La Gargotte. From the prompt and courteous responses when I made the reservation months ago to the professional follow ups, everything about organizing my welcome to Lyon dinner for valued AmaWaterways river cruise guests was perfect....More

Thank DaveNatale
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I was reccomended this place by a friend and I must say I loved the food, very local, the ambience so warm and the staff was so friendly and gay friendly...they gave me many tips on what to ear and see in town as i...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We visited this place on Friday night on short notice and were lucky enough to get a table. The service was excellent, the waiter explained us the menu in English. The food was superb. Both of us decided to go for a three step menu,...More

Thank Lord-Nelson-Berlin
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I esitated a lot between giving 4 or 5 stars. At the end, I am not giving the maximum. Why? Positive points: - good value of the menu - very nice service - nice decoration What I did not like too much: - the dishes...More

Thank gotha2981
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We went to La Gargotte on recommendation from a review in the Daily Telegraph. We arrived and there was a small queue so thought this was a good sign. The owner was very friendly and the menu was explained to us very well by his...More

1  Thank Alan B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This restaurant is off of the normal tourist track, making it a unique find. The restaurant is easily accessible off of the Croix-Paquet metro station, so you can reach it from pretty much anywhere in Lyon. The menu was a 3 course meal for 28...More

Thank jasontravel13
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Was brought to this place by a friend and I was impressed with the quality of the food, the dressing were amazing! The staff super friendly! Lovely decor mix of modern and vintage! I recommend this place to anyone looking for good food with good...More

Thank Julien A
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Not well-known to tourists since it's not near where tourists tend to go eat dinner, we found this restaurant by chance and it blew us away. The meal is three courses for around 30€ in a nice cozy restaurant. Make sure to come hungry because...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The food was great, the best I've had in France. Staff is very friendly, the owner came to introduce himself which we found very nice. The restaurant is very charming and cozy (the space once was an old bakery). The food is reasonable priced, though...More

Thank aukkje
Reviewed 18 April 2017

the place was recommended by a friend, and my partner and i spent a lovely evening. great food, creative and tasty, and not the usual Lyonnaise specialities they offer in most places - relaxed yet convivial ambience, friendly staff, and all that reasonably priced. Given...More

Thank g0ttfried444
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17 July 2017|
Response from ivan p | Property representative |
Hello, We will be pleased to welcome you on 29/7 at La gargotte Lyon 1. As vegetarian, we could suggest you 1) bean and cocomilk cream 2) pleurote (mushroom) risotto with on side bit of vegetable or just pleurote... More
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Janet Gilligan R
18 June 2016|
Response from ivan p | Property representative |
No problem. Hope to see you one day :) Ivan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 28 79 20
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