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Le Carmen

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French, International, Contemporary
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rue de l' Hotel-de-Ville 5, Estavayer-le-Lac 1470, Switzerland
+41 26 663 43 77
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Estavayer-le-Lac, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

mid-town café, good meeting place, but nothing special. Food ordinary. The terrace is nice in the Summer. It's a popular place, probably due to it's location, but nothing to write home about.

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Rockville, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

Service was excellent. Lunch menu was affordable. Pumpkin soup was terrific and pork in mushroom sauce was exceptional. Local fish (from the lake I presume) was terrific. Beer was good too. We liked everything, fantastic experience!

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2013

The ugly truth about Swiss restaurants is that they are all middle-of-the-road decent but with a general lack of creativity and variety. One can guess the entire menu of any random restaurant here. It is therefore with delight that I can say Le Carmen was a total surprise. Even though the dishes might seem the same on the menu, they... More 

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Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2012

creative and friendly in nice old city. my favorite place

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$45 - US$113
Cuisine
French, International, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de l' Hotel-de-Ville 5, Estavayer-le-Lac 1470, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Fribourg  >  Estavayer-le-Lac
  • Phone Number: +41 26 663 43 77
Description
Contemporary yet comfortable and seeped in traditional charm, chef Sebastien Jaquemin is taking the cuisine at this French/ Mediterranean restaurant to new heights.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?