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Restaurant de l’Hotel de Ville Crissier

) #1 of 13 Restaurants in Crissier ₹₹₹₹, French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
rue d' Yverdon 1, Crissier, Lausanne 1023, Switzerland
+41 21 634 05 05
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
rue d' Yverdon 1, Crissier, Lausanne 1023, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to go to a unique & exceptional place that you will remember a lifetime, don't hesitate to go to the hotel de Ville de Crissier. Everything is exceptional from the welcome, up to the time you leave. - We took the new...More

Thank rogerpocthier
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We wanted to go there for a very long time and finally did it. This was great in all aspects. Authentic food, not over complicated but extremely well done with a real seasonal touch and great products (wow on asparagus!). The crew is naturally on...More

Thank Yannou C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

It was with some concern that we went for dinner at this legendary place. After the outstanding periods of the chefs Girardet and Rochat, and the tragic loss of their equally outstanding successor Violier, could this exceptional level be maintained? Would the new chef Rico...More

Thank Giorgio M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The restaurant de l'hotel de ville is one of the iconic restaurants of the world - it has held three stars under three different chefs since the 1970's, and Franck Giovannini and Brigitte Violier are keeping up the tradition after the tragic death of Benoit...More

Thank schmidtmg
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We enjoyed … the 10-cours-menue … friendly and very attentive service … a visit of the kitchen … lots of privacy due to perfect spaces between the tables ... wonderful wine … creative word creations for the food … the nice decoration … the nice...More

Thank Swissness70
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I first read of the skill and wonders of Chef Fredy Girardet in Crissier over forty years ago, whist residing in San Francisco. Since then, the efforts of Fredy and his two successors, Philippe Rochat and Benoit Violier have been etched in gastronomic stone. Three...More

Thank Kevin47Joy
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

It was our seconde visit to the Hotel de Ville at Crissier, first time with the new Chef. Overall very good experience with highly professional but friendly and relax staff. Recently listed as the best restaurant in the world by The Liste, there are expectations...More

Thank The_Blue_Ocean
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

A restaurant that despite the loss of three main chefs continues to be superlative on all aspects.The care of execution of all dishes, the impeccable presentation, the exquisite tastes makes any visits to this restaurant memories to be cherished. Expensive but worth every penny.

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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We went the first time to the restaurant after the tragic death of Chef Benoit. The food is still wonderful and a pleasure for the eyes. The service is great and if course the design of the restaurant makes you feel comfortable. I can highly...More

Thank Dustin S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My wife and I enjoyed a leisurely four-hour lunch here, having made reservations months in advance. The food, its preparation, and its presentation were impeccable. Service was flawless. Having dined in several three-star establishments, my wine bill always easily surpasses my food tab. This time...More

Thank Harold S
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Dominic L
How does the lunch menu work? I see that it is a 6 course option. Are there choices for each course or is it a fixed menu?
12 March 2017|
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Response from windinthewillows | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are options you should feel free to discuss with the maître d'. You can also order fewer courses. As a previous reader noted, flexibility is the key!
Does this restaurant take credit cards?
31 August 2016|
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Response from Spinner47 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Most credit cards and you will need one !
is there a dress code for this restaurant?
8 August 2016|
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Response from Kay K | Reviewed this property |
Swiss don't dress up much. You don't need a tie, but a jacket would be nice. No jeans
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue d' Yverdon 1, Crissier, Lausanne 1023, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne  >  Crissier
  • Phone Number: +41 21 634 05 05
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Welcome to Hotel de Ville de Crissier - B. Violier's restaurant official page ! Elected best restaurant of the world in 2016 - The List. 19/20 Gault Millau. 3 Michelin Stars.