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Le Noir D'Ivoire

rue du Port-Franc 11, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
+41 21 323 52 52
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
6 days ago
“Not recommended!!!”
24 Dec 2015
“Served meat to a vegetarian!”
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rue du Port-Franc 11, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were extremely disappointed with this place. We had booked a surprise birthday dinner, but unfortunately on the way we had a flat tyre and arrived late... we tried calling the restaurant several times and left messages, but no one answered. When we arrived, we...More

Thank yvonne273
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I clearly stated before going in (twice) that I didn't eat meat. It was clear. In the dark, I wasn't sure, but it seemed like the meal that they had served me was meat. Finally the server came in the dark and said "oh, I...More

Thank PregoInSwiss
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I went there with a group of 9 people and were terribly disappointed: 1h30 late, aggressive and impolite staff, small portions, simple and certainly not gastronomic food, no knife, decoration like in a school cafeteria, not dark (you can see the door and the light),...More

4  Thank lepolak159
Reviewed 24 August 2015

I went to have dinner at Noir d'Ivoir and from the moment we stepped into the restaurant, we had a wonderful time. We first had a bit of time to enjoy a great cocktail at the bar and then we were led to our table....More

3  Thank Melissa_xuan
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Fun and very good. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the meal was much better than what I expected (having read the reviews). It was creative enough for us to try to guess what was in our plates... not an easy one! Exotic ingredients...More

2  Thank Divehigirl
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Once you've decided you will eat at this restaurant and you know it will be dark, you try to imagine what it will be like and prepare yourself for this experience. A small group of us went and we were all surprised by it and...More

1  Thank Lulu72S
Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

We visited the restaurant as a family and loved the experience from cocktails to coffee. The welcome we received was incredible and our waiter couldn't have been more attentive . My family discussed things we wouldn't have dared done if we could have had eye...More

Thank hammanlover
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Having dinner in the total dark is a really interesting experience, the service was really good. I just find the name "gastronomic" not realistic, food was really good yes but it's not a gastro which makes the price a bit high for what it is....More

Thank L_Lausanne
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$61 - US$154
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 01:00
18:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Port-Franc 11, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 323 52 52
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Eating in the complete dark
2 services Tuesday to Thursday 6.45pm - 9pm
3 services Friday and Saturday 6:45pm - 9pm -10:15pm
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