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249 rue Marcel Merieux, 69007, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 69 46 26
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Thu 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
Fri 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Sat 19:30 - 23:00
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Lyon, France
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166 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with a friend for lunch, but there were a lot of business lunches going on at the same time. The restaurant is quite quiet as the tables are well spaced. Service was friendly and food was excellent. We ordered the dish of the day and they were very well done. Will definetely going back again.

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Thank Ratna_BSBL
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

I took some friends to this restaurant as it had been recommended to me. The reception was frosty and we waited a while before anyone noticed us and took us to our table. The service was too long and we waited for 50 minutes for our main course which was supposed to be asparagus risotto. We were served with a... More 

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Petaluma, California
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179 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This place was a life saver. We got back to our hotel after the Italy v Belgium euro2016 game, nothing open in the area. Saw some people smoking outside this place and we asked if the kitchen was open, which it wasn't. However, they ended up inviting us in and cooking us pasta alla Norma, which was simple and really... More 

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Thank tonitone
Margate, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2015

We travelled to Lyon on the new Eurostar service from London. We went exploring and found this lovely restaurant. Friendly welcome, excellent, cheerful service. I had the salad with carpaccio of scallops to start with, delicious and very light. Next I had the Sicilian pizza, rich tomato sauce and loads of topping. Dessert was an absolute revelation, a rum baba... More 

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Thank RobWheelerMargate
Paris
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2015

I've been to this restaurant three times because we were so impressed with the food and the decor on our first visit despite the service being slightly careless. The second time, both the food and the service were worse and last night everything had gone really downhill. The food was not good, and the service was careless, slap-dash and sloppy.... More 

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Thank Samantha D
Stéphane B, Propriétaire at Carmelina, responded to this review

Hello, We read your comment with great attention. We regret that your visit to our restaurant didn't satisfy you. Could you tell me the dates of your visits ? Thank you More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 249 rue Marcel Merieux, 69007, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 69 46 26

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?