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boulevard de Grancy 32, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 616 46 54
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
“penne” (2 reviews)
“home made” (3 reviews)
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boulevard de Grancy 32, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Lively, noisy but super cosy place: basic interior. Excellent food and amazing value for money and super fiendly staff.

Thank SwizerlandRoisindubh
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Went there with group of 10 colleagues for Christmas dinner. I had been there years ago and wanted to give it another try. Staff is nice and welcoming. Interior is pretty basic and could be even charming if the food quality would have been better....More

Thank Casaserena2014
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I walked past with a friend, we weren't looking for anything fancy. And we were totally surprised by the nice service and excellent food! From the outside it doesn't look very inviting, but the friendly welcome and the menu told a different story. We had...More

Thank NicoXJ
fabrice H, Propriétaire at L'Avenir, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2016

merci beaucoup Come back when you want, we'll wait for you

Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I asked for english menu, they did not have. I asked them to help me witht the menu, they did not speak english. Finally, I ordered tutti frutti pasta, but unfortunately the food was full of garlic and I could not eat it at all,...More

Thank stalostyl
fabrice H, Propriétaire at L'Avenir, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2016
Google Translation

notre carte change très régulièrement , nous sommes des artisans et malheureusement pas de cartes pré-imprimées pour chaque saison comme...More

Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The meat was excellent and the presentation of the dishes very original . There is a real family atmosphere with the friendly staff. Tables outside were cramped but gave a great atmosphere. Prices same as for other restaurants in Lausanne, neither higher nor lower.

Thank mrscatalano
Reviewed 11 August 2016

It doesn't have to be perrrfect, l'Avenir is a very cozy place with nice staff and good food. We tried the pulled pork and the penne all vodka. Now, the pasta was a bit too swimming in the sauce, but we liked it anyway. You...More

Thank PinarAky
Reviewed 1 June 2016

good location by the station. i go there since years and always have their pasta, great! my favorite is the penne with the vodka sauce

Thank 778ralph16
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

During one of our regular trips to Lausanne, we decided to try something different and more hipsters-like so we chose for this place. The atmosphere was in line with the expectations but it is true that there was not enough space on the tables and...More

Thank Maksim B
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I went yesterday with some colleagues and friends after having a glass of wine nearby. I was lucky enough to order a classic beef steak which was good. For the other the experience was pretty bad. They received an "Hachis parmentier" that was tasteless, old...More

1  Thank Emanuele L
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We had trouble to find a dish without porc on the long menu, except steack or chicken. The waiter refused to bring a large bottle of water, even it was served to a nearby table, allegedly because it only for groups of 10 or more....More

Thank longtravel09
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 51
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:45 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: boulevard de Grancy 32, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 616 46 54
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