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Arsenic

#52 of 2,968 Restaurants in Lyon
££ - £££French, European,
132 rue Pierre Corneille | 132 Pierre Corneille street, 69003, Lyon, France
+33 9 62 39 85 55
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
“cod” (2 reviews)
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Contemporary, International, Gastropub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
132 rue Pierre Corneille | 132 Pierre Corneille street, 69003, Lyon, France
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent food from a junior chef supervised (from afar) by their Michelin star boss.... Service however lacking - we were asked to come early at 7:30pm which we did. Prompt initial service (almost too prompt) but as the restaurant became busy we were left behind......More

Thank Phillip A
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Well maybe the title is lost in translation but this restaurant delivers where others have failed. A dinner set menu offering 2 choices on each course, the staff I found were very polite, knowledgable about the dishes and although claiming their English wasn’t very good...More

Thank andy c
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The service is relaxed and professional. From one of the two rooms, one can observe the chief officer in his open kitchen.We were in the room that observed to the kitchen. Chief worked very professional and very hard. Restraunt was full (not a weekend) Food...More

Thank LeoSIsr
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Tonight we had a degustation at this small restaurant. Compared to home,we found the prices reasonable for the quality of service and food. Our service staff were super friendly and knowledgable on all the dishes and wines presented. Kudos to the kitchen staff on taste...More

Thank embhair
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Small and characteristic restaurant close to Part-Dieu railway station. Following the rules of the new Nouvelle Cuisine with a particular interpretation mixing a lot of ingredients and getting surprising results. Carte de Vins quite essential. To visit.

Thank Baiocchi12
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Nice cozy restaurant with friendly atmosphere. In this restaurant you have not big choise of dishes, you can only choose “meat” or “fish”. The menu is changed each month. The personnel is very nice and always tell you from which ingredients consists this dish. Recommended.

Thank Nadine K
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Arsenic is owned by a Christian Tetedoie who has a Michelin starred restaurant in the old part of town. What chef Tetedoie does with Arsenic, is he puts one of his up & coming young chefs in to run it for a year..... what a...More

Thank Mmm_Spicy
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing amazing restaurant. Slightly outside of the main tourist part of Lyon but still less than 10 mins in a taxi from the old part of town. Neighbourhood restaurant with lovely outside (and indoor) seating. Food was incredible and an absolute steal at approx EUR36...More

Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We visited last week. Amazing combination of dishes. Simplistic menu with only 2 choices for each dish really dumbs it down for the novice foodie. Well played Arsenic we had a cracker night.

1  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I am a foodie and this restaurant was great, the best of my trip. I want to go back there again. It is not very centrally located however, worth the journey. We had the set menu.

Thank SilverD11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, European, Contemporary, International, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 rue Pierre Corneille | 132 Pierre Corneille street, 69003, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 9 62 39 85 55
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