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La Gargotte

) #30 of 2,829 Restaurants in Lyon ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, Vegetarian Friendly
15 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 28 79 20
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“macaroons” (7 reviews)
“magret” (2 reviews)
“creme brulee” (3 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly
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15 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviews (643)
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1 - 10 of 643 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very creative food for a more than reasonable price from a friendly team. Just a perfect place, relaxingly cosy. To come back!!!

Thank Othmar T
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were taken to this restaurant a few years ago by friends. We had the best meal and wine with complimentary hors d'oeuvres - the duck macaroons were incredible! By chance we came across this restaurant again a year later when walking...More

Thank EmilieOJ
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent. Moreover the staffs were also very good.. it was group dinner and every thing was perfect.

Thank Fazlur R
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend visited for dinner on the closing night of Lyon's Festival of Lights and expectedly the restaurant was packed with diners. We were greeted by the owner who was very friendly (and busy!) and managed to fit us on to a makeshift...More

1  Thank Joe P
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I visited La Gargotte with some french friends during my visit to Lyon. My girlfriend chose the restaurant and I have to say it was a great choice. The restaurant is small but in a cosy way and the food was amazing especially that I...More

Thank Tamer M
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We had dinner in this wonderful, intimate restaurant and I was quite impressed. The owner really "did it all" which some of the negative reviews equate to poor service. My wife and I aren't too impressed with the elite, expensive and quite snobbish restaurants even...More

1  Thank Warren D
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for dinner during our stay in Lyon based on reviews in TA. We were not disappointed. The starters, mains and desserts were delicious and beautifully presented. The prices were very reasonable. The owner/head chef apologised several times for his bad English, but...More

Thank CampBunya
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This was a recommended restaurant in a recent Telegraph article on Lyon and upon checking reviews on TA, this was a must. Was able to book a table via Facebook but as the restaurant opens at 7.30pm you may manage a table without booking if...More

1  Thank silverhairedtravelle
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Bonjour, could you please let me know if you have any availability for tomorrow night, July 8, for two people ? Many thanks, Cheryl
8 July 2016|
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Janet Gilligan R
Bonjour Monsier, Unfortunately our travel plans were delayed and I must cancel this reservation for Saturday, June 18 at 8:30. Please accept my sincere apologies for the inconvenience.
18 June 2016|
Response from ivan p | Property representative |
No problem. Hope to see you one day :) Ivan
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Bonjour! We would like a reservation on June 21, 2016 at 20:00 at your restaurant. Please let us know if this is available. Merci!
8 June 2016|
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Response from ivan p | Property representative |
Yes i can book you with pleasure. Sincerely 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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
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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