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La Gargotte

) #30 of 2,837 Restaurants in Lyon €€ - €€€ French, Vegetarian Friendly
15 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 28 79 20
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“macaroons” (7 reviews)
“magret” (2 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
15 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to La Gargotte on recommendation from a review in the Daily Telegraph. We arrived and there was a small queue so thought this was a good sign. The owner was very friendly and the menu was explained to us very well by his...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is off of the normal tourist track, making it a unique find. The restaurant is easily accessible off of the Croix-Paquet metro station, so you can reach it from pretty much anywhere in Lyon. The menu was a 3 course meal for 28...More

Thank jasontravel13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was brought to this place by a friend and I was impressed with the quality of the food, the dressing were amazing! The staff super friendly! Lovely decor mix of modern and vintage! I recommend this place to anyone looking for good food with good...More

Thank Julien A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not well-known to tourists since it's not near where tourists tend to go eat dinner, we found this restaurant by chance and it blew us away. The meal is three courses for around 30€ in a nice cozy restaurant. Make sure to come hungry because...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

The food was great, the best I've had in France. Staff is very friendly, the owner came to introduce himself which we found very nice. The restaurant is very charming and cozy (the space once was an old bakery). The food is reasonable priced, though...More

Thank aukkje
Reviewed 18 April 2017

the place was recommended by a friend, and my partner and i spent a lovely evening. great food, creative and tasty, and not the usual Lyonnaise specialities they offer in most places - relaxed yet convivial ambience, friendly staff, and all that reasonably priced. Given...More

Thank g0ttfried444
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Very creative food for a more than reasonable price from a friendly team. Just a perfect place, relaxingly cosy. To come back!!!

Thank Othmar T
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were taken to this restaurant a few years ago by friends. We had the best meal and wine with complimentary hors d'oeuvres - the duck macaroons were incredible! By chance we came across this restaurant again a year later when walking...More

Thank EmilieOJ
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent. Moreover the staffs were also very good.. it was group dinner and every thing was perfect.

Thank Fazlur R
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend visited for dinner on the closing night of Lyon's Festival of Lights and expectedly the restaurant was packed with diners. We were greeted by the owner who was very friendly (and busy!) and managed to fit us on to a makeshift...More

1  Thank Joe P
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Janet Gilligan R
Bonjour Monsier, Unfortunately our travel plans were delayed and I must cancel this reservation for Saturday, June 18 at 8:30. Please accept my sincere apologies for the inconvenience.
18 June 2016|
Response from ivan p | Property representative |
No problem. Hope to see you one day :) Ivan
Google Translation
Bonjour! We would like a reservation on June 21, 2016 at 20:00 at your restaurant. Please let us know if this is available. Merci!
8 June 2016|
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Response from ivan p | Property representative |
Yes i can book you with pleasure. Sincerely Ivan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 28 79 20
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