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Chez Paul

) #48 of 2,854 Restaurants in Lyon ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, European
11 Rue Major Martin, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 28 35 83
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“prunes” (9 reviews)
“apple sauce” (5 reviews)
“tripe” (7 reviews)
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11 Rue Major Martin, 69001, Lyon, France
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this place casually and I was very lucky. A real local restaurant different from other more touristic, a proof of this was the presence of a family from Lyon at the table next to mine. I chose the lunch menu for 20€, very...More

Thank Mikelone B
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Went with a group and we chose the two course, main and dessert for 17 euro. While the main was very nice it wasn't outstanding.however the shared deserts were delicious. Just like mum used to make. Big huge share desserts. Reckon the prunes were the...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 4 June 2017

From a set of very reasonable priced menus, you are presented the whole bowl of starters, very large main course, delicious desserts. Very nice atmosphere, highly recommended.

Thank Philippe L
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered the Grand Plate: shared entrees, choice of mains, shared desserts and choice of cheese. Accompanied by lovely fresh bread. A lovely dish of homemade pork scratchings went down well. We overate on the delicious entrees (various meats and 7 shared bowls), struggled to...More

Thank Jacquetta M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Des ingredients de qualite, une carte variee, des plats copieux et surtout delicieux, un service tres agreable et une patronne au top, le tout a un prix raisonnable...que demander de plus?! A ne pas manquer si vous cherchez un bon bouchon sur Lyon. Quality ingredients,...More

Thank clauxmoi
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Went there with some friends. The ambiance is great and the food is local. Quality and quantity are present. A great experience, you should try.

Thank Antoine E
Reviewed 21 April 2017

As I understand, the buchon is not supposed to be the refined french cuisine we expect, but no good cuisine should lack the taste. I chose Cote de pork with shallots and ginger sauce as the main with the complete menu. The charcuterie was good...More

Thank burrpburrp
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The real dishes from Lyon are served here. Not from every one however (muzzle, feet, tripes, tongue are on the menu) but if you want to experience the real thing that's quite close. The room is rather tiny which can lead to funny situations and...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 24 March 2017

A fantastic night, everything was just right. Total cost with two 46cl Pots of wine, 82 euros. The staff were very attentive, the food was rustic and very good, seven bowls of salads, charcuterie, main course I had breaded tripe, followed by help-yourself desserts cream...More

Thank Puzzlecombe
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

If you are passing by Lyon you need to get in touch with local food! It is heavy but is great! Chez Paul is a really nice Bouchon Lyonnais that I definitely advise!

Thank Dennis B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Rue Major Martin, 69001, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Terreaux - Bat D'argent
  • Neighbourhood: Terreaux - Bat D'argent
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 28 35 83
  • E-mail
Le restaurant comporte deux salles avec possibilite de privatisation pour les groupes (55 et 70 personnes) avec des formules speciales.
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