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LE MONALISA

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Perrache - Charlemagne
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cours CHARLEMAGNE, 69002, Lyon, France
+33 4 72 40 00 07
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Lyon, France
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Run, don't walk away from this restaurant. The servers (owners?) are horrible. He got mad because we weren't ready to order 1 min after we were seated. He returned in another minute and we still weren't ready. Then he sent his rude wife. The place only had two other tables of customers while we were there. He sent another server... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

*Arrogant waiter (possibly owner) - scoffed at us for asking for chicken with pasta. It may not be common but there is no need for the condescending attitude. *You would think given his superiority complex you could expect high quality food - unfortunately, this was not the case. The carbonara sauce was revolting (I've tasted better out of a tin)... More 

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Antibes
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We (14 person) were the first to arrive to the restaurant. We ordered and waited for 1h 20 mins and we didn't get any plat. Meanwhile more than 10 tables were served. When we asked if there was any problem with our order the manager replied that we were not alone in the restaurant and he cannot do anything for... More 

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Lyon, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

Restaurant is on Cours Charlemagne, not so far for Perrache railways station and Best Western hotel. The menu is a classique for an italian restaurant with a large choice of pizza. The pizzas are big and plentiful. They are pricey but excellent. The host is correct.

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

This was a cosy little cafe not far from our hotel where had pizza, pasta & wine. What else do you have in France before heading off on a cruise.

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Belo Horizonte
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99 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2014

We had 3 individual pizzas which could have been only 2, since its size is a little bit bigger than the regular ones. This is what made this a OK restaurant. Service is not that good.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2013

Don't waste your money stop 3 metres before and go to the kebab shop next door the experience will be less disappointing and the food and service much better.

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Nordeste
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2010

The food is plentiful, but the service was no big deal, and was a little bit expensive: about 15-20 euros per person.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2008

the tiramisu is wonderful!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: cours CHARLEMAGNE, 69002, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Perrache - Charlemagne
  • Neighbourhood: Perrache - Charlemagne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 72 40 00 07

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