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Cercle Rouge

36 rue de l Arbre Sec, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 28 41 98
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
2 Oct 2018
“Best meal of entire trip”
20 Jul 2018
“Amazing food, great service”
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French, International, Barbecue, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
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36 rue de l Arbre Sec, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked Cercle Rouge on the strength of the tripadvisor reviews and for the first time we were let down. Although the food was good, the physical surroundings and service are not what you would expect in a highly rated restaurant in Lyon. Quite often...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sexagenarian
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My husband had eight dinners out during our trip to Paris and Lyon. All were enjoyable, but this was our favorite. We were able to get a reservation in advance via their website. We arrived for our 8pm slot, and were the first guests to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic meal here on Bastille day. The waiter was so friendly and spoke perfect English. We went in with our baby asleep in the pram and this was no problem at all. Can't recommend this place enough!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kate_S4786
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I found this gem after going to Les Halles to find it closed! The owner and front of house guy were so lovely. Great conversations, food to die for... (I had the octopus and beef takaki). Upstairs is a delight on the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank tandir
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Luckily for us, the waiter was fluent in English! Which is not very commun in Lyon. We were looking for a proper French kitchen and we indeed found the perfect spot. The team was very professional with a great sense of humour! The food is...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank Lounis P
Reviewed 7 November 2017

small restaurant in a nice Lyon area, Cercle Rouge is a small jewel to be discovered. the staff is friendly and nice, the food is an outstanding surprise. i took the gambas vapeur and the fish teriyaki both really well balanced in taste and well...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Giand0menic0D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 rue de l Arbre Sec, 69001, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 28 41 98
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Located in the heart of the Presqu'île, just a stone's throw away from the Opéra de Lyon and the City Hall, the Cercle Rouge offers fine and inspired cuisine that emphasizes fresh produce and reinvents some regional gastronomy dishes, mixing Asian and Latin America influences.
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