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) #337 of 587 Restaurants in Lausanne ££ - £££ Chinese, Asian, Thai
rue Cotes-de-Montbenon 20, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
+41 21 312 88 18
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good28%
  • Average34%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
“Great for late night drinks.”
18 Apr 2017
“The cocktails are amazing!”
Open Now
13:00 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
rue Cotes-de-Montbenon 20, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good atmosphere, nice cocktails, late night crowd. strawberry rhum shots were great. You can sit at the bar and just have drinks

Thank mrscatalano
Reviewed 18 April 2017

They have a great variety of cocktails, by an average price you can find in Lausanne. The presentation as well as the inside decoration is pretty nice, the service as well.

Thank Nana D
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Very good ! We ate the Tikka masala and the Poulet Générale TAO. Not very budget but really good ! Very well placed too for a night out !

Thank G8929XBdianaa
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great place to "pregame" before going to MAD or XOXO. The cocktails are amazing! Served in Fish bowls with lots of flavours that I've never heard of before. When the place is busy it's got a really great atmosphere however, I have felt by staff...More

Thank Ella J
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

I went to have dinner with some friends and we stopped by chance at Tao restaurant. I honestly didn't expect such a good experience, it was just amazing! There is a great choice of revisited asian dishes, from Indian cuisine to Thai and Chinese one....More

Thank Melissa_xuan
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Nice place to meet relatives and business partners. The main dishes are also decent, and they look good. The prices are a bit exceeding the quality.

Thank 825gilbertg
Reviewed 3 April 2016

It is an Asian bar and restaurant. It looks like a nice bar with good beer and variety of drinks, but average food. The waiter was not friendly at all. The movie and the noise coming out of it was not acceptable for a dinner...

Thank Haim V
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Very far away from original Asian-Flavor, "fusioned" to unappetizing fast-food. Too much cream in Tom Kha Gai, strange meat&scampi filling in dumplings, meat very moushi. Non of the dishes seemed to be freshly prepared nor having high quality ingredients. Service was overloaded, unfriendly and unstructured....More

2  Thank Anjaly
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The restaurant is located nicely and beautifully decorated, really very special - raising the expectations. The "Asian" food offered is barely an imitation of Asian cuisine - loads of cream, the beef was disgusting. The Service was extremely slow unprofessional and aggressive - the waiter...More

2  Thank Beate V
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Good Asian food served in wok or special plates, not very professional waiters, very slow and not understanding our needs.

Thank dominiquealain2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Cotes-de-Montbenon 20, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 312 88 18
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