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Le Palais Saint Jean

) #574 of 2,859 Restaurants in Lyon €€ - €€€ French
40 rue Saint Jean | 69005, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 9 51 00 05 55
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (6 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30All hours
€€ - €€€
40 rue Saint Jean | 69005, 69005, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Had quite a nice lunch -set menu 23 euro, well presented and tasty. Service by the male staff member was terrible. Very gruff, not attentive.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We had the menu Lyon Tradition and it was delicious. The restaurant was very very busy but our waitress, although somewhat brusque at first, was very efficient and warmed as the evening progressed. All of our dishes were very good and beautifully cooked. Excellent value...More

Thank KarenTom_11
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We have a dinner with a very good entrance of "chévre" and honey pastries. The main course was good but not exceptional, as I ate a "pasta", and finally the coffee was good. Just a normal meal, at all ! The place is very central,...More

Thank Nuno A
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious lunch in the sun here. Starters were a tasty onion soup served with croutons and cheese for sprinkling on top and a delicious hot goats cheese salad which was dressed with a vibrant honey and mustard sauce. A great start to...More

Thank Iccuff
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A nice restaurant in the old town of Lyon. It offers traditional Lyonnais cuisine but also other alternatives. I had a French onion soup as starter followed by ravioli for main and crème brûlée for desert. All dishes tasted well but not outstanding. The service...More

Thank hansvens
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The menu presents several options of three course meal for an average price. Meal was very tasty. Vegetarian options are available even in the three course pre-selected menu.

Thank aledabul70
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

If you have time for a leisurely lunch, I found the slow pace of service an invitation to observe the activity both within this busy restaurant and on the the streets outside - amusing, enjoyable. The Lyonnaise Salade followed by the Pike Soufflé and finally...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

One of not many places where you can have a late lunch. Most of the restaurants are closed 2-6 (5/7)p.m In Lyon. The food is very good! Delicious! They have several 3 course menus for the price from €21 to €38 or regular menu, whatever...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I find Old Lyon full of charm and atmosphere our best evening here was dining whilst listening to local students singing Opera. There are several restaurants here all viaing for customers so value for money is good a set 3 courses for €17 is not...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We decided to have lunch here , rather than just a drink as intended , because the welcome was quite friendly , and we were tired with the heat . However when the meals arrived one , my wife's chicken , was inedible as it...More

Thank AP4948
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 rue Saint Jean | 69005, 69005, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 9 51 00 05 55
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