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Le Musee

) #4 of 2,856 Restaurants in Lyon €€ - €€€ French
2 rue des Forces, 69002, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 37 71 54
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“quenelle” (29 reviews)
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2 rue des Forces, 69002, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food. Very friendly staff. The owner, Luc, came round with the hand written menu of choices for that day. Luc talked to us and made us fell special and recommended dishes we might like. Would go again.

1  Thank Karen J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here based on the excellent trip advisor reviews. We weren't disappointed! The restaurant is in the true bouchon style so you are packed in close to other diners and may even be placed on the same table with other parties - no...More

Thank Giraffeman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Le Musee is one of the classic Bouchon restaurants found only in the Lyon area. It was a fun meal – no menu, very little choice, and everybody sitting elbow to elbow. The food is classic Lyonaise bouchon fare, and everything was very tasty. It...More

Thank sssteveg
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great place! Hard to decide whether Le Musée or Notre Maison is better...so go to both! The owner actually sat down with us and helped us decide what to order...then offered us free eau de vie at the end of the meal. We had a...More

Thank wolmoz34
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Le Musee is on my bucket list of restaurants I would like to visit again before I leave this life. I have a happy memory of every time I visited this wonderful bouchon, and this particular evening was no exception. To start I had a...More

Thank ZanderAustralia
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We booked late but were given a table on the terrace. Ha ha..on the street they mean. But the food and service make up for it. The Chef comes around and describes todays menu and you choose. Excellent French Lyonnaise bistro classics.Pork sausage in brioche...More

Thank djhallett
Reviewed 29 June 2017

1) enter via the traboule alongside unless you use a wheelchair when you are welcome to use the front door 2) An understanding of French is useful because the boss will come and chat with you to explain the menu and crack jokes, but as...More

1  Thank eurotrippers
Reviewed 29 June 2017

My partner and I were en route from Luxembourg to Andorra (this trip was hitting all the principalities on my #51x50 tour of Europe) and we stopped in Lyon for a rest and some food. We happened upon Le Musee and I am so very...More

1  Thank Jess S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Hard to know where to begin. Can't understand recent 'average' review but each to is own. We'd agree with the majority view this is a really great find. Known to locals for ages and now discovered more by visitors it has everything you could want....More

Thank David R
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We went 6 persons for lunch in this restaurant due to excellent ranking on TripAdvisor but .....38 C and no air conditioned 😑 starters were below average (some snails, confit and one more dish) and main almost the same. The only 2 dishes very good...More

Thank stefanrazvan
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Tsui T
11 August 2017|
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Response from ZanderAustralia | Reviewed this property |
Please call the restaurant and make a booking. The phone number is on the TripAdvisor page.
18 January 2017|
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Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
Best call them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue des Forces, 69002, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Cordeliers - Jacobins
  • Neighbourhood: Cordeliers - Jacobins
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 37 71 54
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