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Le Bistrot de Lyon

#372 of 2,904 Restaurants in Lyon}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, Soups,
64 rue Merciere, 69002, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 38 47 47
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good43%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sausage dish” (2 reviews)
“profiteroles” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Soups, Gastropub
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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LOCATION
64 rue Merciere, 69002, Lyon, France
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a good dinner here. We sat inside and the decor was charming. The food was great and the waitress very efficient, though a little aloof. Wine was excellent. Price was ok too.

Thank tlr519
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a classically beautiful bistrot with good service. The food was ok and reasonably priced. If it's close to where you're staying I'd say give it's worth a trip if you sit inside. If you're after really good cuisine lyonnaise give it a miss

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right in the center of things along Rue Merciere. White table cloth restaurant with fair prices. Seafood is a specialty. Very friendly staff with excellent service. Nice location for an outside table. Does not open until 19:00.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Food delicous, staff very attentive, had the red mullet, delicious, also the beef fillet quite a chunk very tasty

Thank Gill D
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Stopped in at 10pm, a couple of other groups looking for a table. They sat us, but the Maitre D was less than pleased that people were trying to dine past 10pm on a beautiful summer evening. Had a nice younger gentlemen waiter who was...More

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Came here upon the recommendation of a local for true Lyonnaise food. Food was good (although I have no previous Lyonnaise food experience to compare this to) and service was prompt and attentive. The menu du chef was reasonably priced.

Thank starglower
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We didn't need a three course meal. Settled for the lamb (pulled and mixed with aubergine) and the cabaillaud (Cod), both well cooked and presented. Staff were friendly and helpful. The Rosé from Provence was its usual good self!

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This was our second time enjoying dinner here. Both visits were consistent . Traditional french cuisine, Nice atmosphere & good service. We were pleased with all our menu selections: beef tartare, sausage w/ lentils, pike quenelle ! It is a nice casual restaurant, located on...More

Thank WorldTravelerX3
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had dinner in this very typical Lyonnaise restaurant complete with atmosphere filled interior.Our service was ok and we started with the Salade Lyonnaise which is quite large and very good and I had the Pate and then I finished with the sausage dish.I ordered...More

Thank frau
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Well what find, impromptu lunch before return to UK. Last favours of France... what amazing memories delicious... the decor inside is amazing and very worth a visit.

Thank Bob E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 47
Cuisine
French, Soups, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 rue Merciere, 69002, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 38 47 47
  • E-mail
Description
Beautiful 1900 style brasserie Lyonnaise specialties. A seafood bench winter and a summer terrace. Created in 1974 by Jean-Paul Lacombe.
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