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Le Caro de Lyon

#516 of 3,068 Restaurants in Lyon
££ - £££French, European,
25 rue du Bat D Argent, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 39 58 58
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
22 Feb 2018
“Recommended for a tour of French cuisine classics - tasty and well-prepared but little personality”
22 Nov 2017
“Lovely and cosy environnent ...pity that the waiter was not so nice”
Closes in 19 min
12:00 - 14:30 Hours
French, European, Gastropub
££ - £££
25 rue du Bat D Argent, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Maybe the suggestive location lets one to relax and take easy the rest of it, but I had the best food and wine.

Thank mikc299
Reviewed 26 March 2018

The photo shows the décor - it's like eating in a library, and just as quiet. The service is efficient and business-like without being friendly. We both chose the lamb shank, which was served with a puréed sweet potato - so puréed it was like...More

Thank 007PBP
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Had a set menu with French classics including foie de gras, quenelles and pain perdu. The food well well prepared, good quality, tasty, no faults of any, but no attempt at any personality. Price was very reasonable. We were a large group and, alas, a...More

Thank APA64
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

The place to be downtown Lyon close to Opéra Mythic resto brasserie with fine food by Professional team Lead by Baubau and his wife,Also succesful in former Part Dieu gastro restaurant Le Gabion Wine is good and safe !!! Run there ladies and gentlemen

Thank Alain G
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

There were 7 of us ...two couples and 3 well disciplined and behaved children, ranking 6, 10 and 14. It was Saturday lunch and while the place was busy there was no rush. We were at the table close to the kitchen where I would...More

Thank 658annmarier
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were a pre-booked and pre-ordered group. We got a good private space on the balcony but service was interminably slow. Food was pleasant without being outstanding. Felt as if we were rather forgotten. As with many restaurants in Lyon, the interesting interior is quirky...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Lyonnaise classics done well in a grand very pleasant, library-like atmosphere. Service is extremely accommodating, portions are generous and prices are very fair. Compared to some other Lyon restaurants it felt a bit big and impersonal, but they are also open at times when lots...More

Thank mattyhirsch
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Well designed plates, tasteful dishes and fresh ingredients. We (2 persons) had main courses,soft drinks and desserts for about 60 euro.

Thank Salomé D
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

After driving around and around to find a particular restaurant, we came across this restaurant. It was a lovely hot night and we sat outside. The food was really lovely and just what we wanted. The customer service was terrific. The atmosphere was really special....More

Thank Shelle65
juliette d, Gérant at Le Caro de Lyon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Hi Shelle, I am delighted fate brought you to the Caro de Lyon and that you enjoyed your night. Thank you for you comment and I hope to see you again another time!

Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had one night in Lyon, we wanted a traditional bouchon but this was the only place that had a kitchen that was open. We opted for the set menu at EUR35pp....the starters we ok at best....a salad with poached egg for her and Lyonnaise...More

Thank JT S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 rue du Bat D Argent, 69001, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Terreaux - Bat D'argent
  • Neighbourhood: Terreaux - Bat D'argent
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 39 58 58
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