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The Smoking Dog Pub

#778 of 2,884 Restaurants in Lyon}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British
16, rue Lainerie, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 28 38 27
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good55%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
2 Jul 2017
“Good beer & rose wine ”
16 Dec 2016
“Good Pub”
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Pub, British
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
16, rue Lainerie, Lyon, France
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time celebrating a wedding. The owners Dave and Linda are so friendly and nothing is too much trouble. Would definitely recommend you pop in

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

La chouffe on tap good music naughties and 90s. Like a Belgian bar good chill out pub lot of choice in this area of Lyon this is quirky and original than other establishments !!

Thank Stephen h
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Decent English style boozer with a nice selection of beers, helpful bar-staff and football on tv ( though not intrusive). I liked this as it didn't suffer from the cliches of English Pubs abroad. Dead handy for good eateries too - just as well as...More

Thank Tedoi
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Great place for the apres rugby, especially. But blink and you'll miss it as it's down a series of side streets, not on the main drag. By all means imbibe and indulge in the wonderful French restaurants here....and then head to The Smoker to sink...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I found this pub in a back street on the west side of the River Saone. It is owned by an English family who are more than friendly and welcoming. I enjoyed it so much, that I went back a number of times. Plenty of...More

Thank Russell M
Reviewed 17 May 2016

If you want a real pub away from home, maybe to catch up on sport then this is it. Friendly atmosphere and staff. We wanted to catch up on the English Premiership football the staff were more then willing to support us.

Thank Julie O
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We went here after finding it on tripadvisor. I was disappointed. This is a dingy dark establishment which was not for me. Rickety tables and chairs. This is not a true reflection of an English pub.The staff hardly made you feel welcome. This was a...More

1  Thank Thenod
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

A great pub to relax and chill, fun interior decor, plenty of seats but not over crowded, good atmosphere. Music was not too loud and we were able to chat without shouting down each other's ears. Ale was a bit too cold and the toilet...More

Thank rebecca m
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had a walk and decided to drink a beer before dinner. It's a nice bar with really good beers from Great Britain. There are no waiters there, it's a self-service place. The prices are average for the center of Lyon. Don't pass by if...More

Thank Vasilii T
Reviewed 20 April 2015

cool staff and a great atmosphere. The smoking dog is ideal for watching sports or just relaxing in a cosy atmosphere

Thank Claude M
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Restaurant Details

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Pub, British
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
2:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16, rue Lainerie, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 28 38 27
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