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Petit Boeuf

avenue Vingt-Quatre-Janvier 4, Lausanne 1004, Switzerland
+41 21 648 91 01
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“boeuf” (10 reviews)
“tartare” (22 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Swiss, Barbecue, European
$$ - $$$
avenue Vingt-Quatre-Janvier 4, Lausanne 1004, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 15 December 2017

Excellent food (meat) quality service & prices. The staff is just amazing (all of them) but the guy with the eyeglasses is a crepe suzette magician! He knows well what he is doing. Thank you Man!! Thank all of you guys!! It was a night...More

2  Thank Pavlos K
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We were a group of 8 for a business dinner, it was my first time at Le Petit Boeuf but I had heard of it before. I thought it was one of those meat restaurants... but no way, this one is truly amazing. I don't...More

Thank PinarAky
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is great for meat lovers. But also good selection of Swiss fondue and other good meals.

1  Thank SwissTraveller21
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

The pictures don’t do the food justice. Incredible beef quality and portion size (by Swiss standards). Walking into the restaurant it doesn’t look like much. The decor is typically Swiss in that it lacks any emphasis or effort. The food makes up for it and...More

2  Thank Ron H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

First of all I was not sure which restaurant would be best for steaks and such. I googled online and found it on TripAdvisor at the end and wanted to give it a try. Indeed the restaurant is small. The atmosphere is more like a...More

Thank Bengu C
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

to all meat lovers: this is a must then! the tartare de boeuf was just incredibly good, it was prepared at our table according to our preference! my colleague had the filet de boeuf which was superbe too. i come here again!

2  Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Cafe/bar type restaurant, but we were glad we booked as all tables were full. We enjoyed cooking our slices of steak on our table barbecue - the meat was succulent and tender. An enjoyable night.

2  Thank Pam D
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Justback from a wonderful meal at le Petit Bouef! As others have said, fairly unpreprosseing but the staff were very welcoming by and the food was fantastic. I had the filet steak with Rösti and because I went for the larger portion, when I thought...More

Thank HerrGall
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This was one of the two best steaks I have ever eaten in my life. Wow. Absolutely superb. Simply served with fries, vegetables and a salad to start. A small, well run, "family-style" restaurant. Expect a warm welcome by all the staff and great food....More

Thank JonWS
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Been going here for years as I visit a friend annually in Lausanne, It never disappoints and the formula remains the same. We always eat their filet steak and chips and it always delicious.

2  Thank Angela R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$95
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: avenue Vingt-Quatre-Janvier 4, Lausanne 1004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 648 91 01
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