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Les Culottes Longues

) #383 of 2,860 Restaurants in Lyon ££ - £££ French
42 rue Sala, 69002, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 37 13 00
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
11 Jun 2016
“Top Notch”
5 Dec 2015
“Finally what we were looking for!”
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££ - £££
42 rue Sala, 69002, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

A group of six of us dined here at the end of a 10-day meeting, and everyone was very pleased. My salade chèvre was good, but the filet was excellent and the dessert (soupe de fruits rouges) was incredible! Mix that with very friendly service...More

Thank KingofThreePutts
Reviewed 5 December 2015

Our last night of a three week holiday in France and we hadn't made it to a real French restaurant, so we were determined to find one, and Les Culottes Longues did not disappoint. We walked in with our toddler without a reservation, and tables...More

Thank Damien B
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

The most amazing meal! If you don't visit this place while in Lyon, you haven't visited Lyon! There are only eight tables and we felt like we were the only people in the restaurant.

Thank DocOdaddo
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Friends recommended this restaurant and we were so delighted to get a reservation. It clearly was a locals hang out as the owner, Audrey, warmly chatted with her guests. Our lunch was perfect from start to finish, a highlight of our trip to Lyon! While...More

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 4 June 2013

Wandered into Les Culottes Longues after walking around the neighborhood looking at menus and dining rooms. Small but pleasant room: white tablecloths and cloth napkins, candle on the table. Ordered the three course menu which, while not sensational, was very good and well- priced (26€)....More

Thank KingofThreePutts
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Last saturday noon we had one of the worst meals in 24 years living in Lyon. The very limited menue was told verbally (2 entrees and 3 main dishes). The dishes we ordered (Ravioli drowned in a non-descript sauce and beef with potatoes, no vegetables)...More

1  Thank Lyon
Reviewed 4 February 2013

A small restaurant very centrally located. The menu changes day by day, based on the market proposals David, the chef finds. He prepares nice patés and lovely old fashioned ragouts, which are mostly the characteristic dishes of this place. He can prepare almost anything, with...More

Thank InnSi
Reviewed 23 April 2012 via mobile

What a lovely restaurant ! I've met a friend who spend few days in Lyon. He told me lots of things about The Culottes. A bit hard to find, but once you're there... So French, with typical courses, more than tasty! The chef came at...More

1  Thank Andywesty
Reviewed 21 April 2012

Small restaurant, central location close to Place Bellecour. Food nothing to write home about. Our entrée was burnt. One woman serving a full house. I understand it was stressful but find it hard to understand why she repeatedly passed our table, empty handed, to go...More

2  Thank stillroaminEurope
Reviewed 16 September 2011

A lovely French bistro tucked away in a side street. We had the fixed price 24e 3course meal which was excellent. I will return and recommend this to you without reservation

Thank Linda58essex
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 rue Sala, 69002, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 37 13 00
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