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La Gargotte


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#74 of 3,112 Restaurants in Lyon
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$25 - US$30
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing time at La Gargotte where Ivan patiently guided us through the menu, explaining the intricacies of each dish. Having eaten at restaurants all over the world - I can safely say that La Gargotte truly punches above its weight at its...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jayteerwSingapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After stopping in at 7 or 8 different restaurants and getting turned away for not having reserved a table prior, we stumbled upon La Gargotte and truly could not have asked for anything better. Yvan is the most lovely host, and was very kind in...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sophie M
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend took me here tonight and it totally blew our minds. Right when we walked in the door the chef/owner Yvan greeted us so warmly at the door and took us immediately to a table in the beautiful blue and gold salle that is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Quest14304670743
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place with a lot of atmosphere. And excellent food with modern touch. It is a small place, so you need to book a table beforehand most days.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Mats A
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

n•1 during our trip in the South of France. The old Patisserie is transformed into a cosy nice restaurant but they kept the old elements and charme of the shop. The kitchen serves a nice menu for a really good price. They try to make...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank kennyv2016
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

The owner was so welcoming and went through the entire menu for us since none of us spoke English. He catered for vegetarian at short notice and the food was incredible.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Starter was good, but the main dish and desert was not delicous. The guality of beef and the duck was low.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank PinarCalik
Reviewed 3 June 2018

The set up, the presentation of the dishes, the quality of the food and the pricing, the impecable service...an unforgetable experience ! I will recommend it to all friends and family passing by !

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank LocElecSitges
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I can't say enough about Ivan and everyone at La Gargotte. From the prompt and courteous responses when I made the reservation months ago to the professional follow ups, everything about organizing my welcome to Lyon dinner for valued AmaWaterways river cruise guests was perfect....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank DaveNatale
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I was reccomended this place by a friend and I must say I loved the food, very local, the ambience so warm and the staff was so friendly and gay friendly...they gave me many tips on what to ear and see in town as i...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Mary S
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16 July 2017|
Response from ivan p | Property representative |
Hello, We will be pleased to welcome you on 29/7 at La gargotte Lyon 1. As vegetarian, we could suggest you 1) bean and cocomilk cream 2) pleurote (mushroom) risotto with on side bit of vegetable or just pleurote... More
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