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Les Arches

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Place de l'Europe, Lausanne, Switzerland
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Aarau, Switzerland
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice crowd, and I liked the BIG mojitos so much I had to book a hotel room afterwards ;-) It can get quite crowded towards the evening, so make sure to secure your space as early in the afternoon as possible… However, service is quite efficient.

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Thank Urs B
Geneva, Switzerland
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Sunny terrace and very relaxed place. Seems to be on holiday when having a drink. Quite crowded but very efficient service.

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Thank Motoo T
Round Rock, TX
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52 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Watched the Euro Cup 2016 here. Big screen and wonderful setting - just so cool. Drinks were pricey and is CASH ONLY - but the atmosphere was great.

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Thank Texasbart
Paris, France
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2014

the place is cool underneath the arches with a very casual outdoor seating. unfortunately its quit dirty but the relatively cheap drinks make up for it.

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Thank ryaneurope321
Cully, Switzerland
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133 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2014 via mobile

It is a great place to have a drink when the weather permits. The concept it is genial, what a great idea to build this bar under the arcs of the bridge

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Manizales, Colombia
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

A nice sunny open bar with swift service at the counter. The location on the stone arches is what make this place special. Nice hang out!

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

It all depends on how busy it is and what weather/day of the week it is, Sometimes you can come and many tables are free, the sun is shining and hanging out with your friends consists of going to get drinks at the half empty bar and just relaxing while observing the place d'Europe (there is the 5). But sometimes... More 

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Thank RussoSwiss92
Lausanne, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2014

This is the place to be if your a 18-yars-old girl, full of make-up and without self-estime. The service is at the bar, the prices are insanely expensive and the barmaids aren't very plite.

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Thank Jacques M
Lausanne, Switzerland
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Pros. The place, just beautiful, convenient access with a great urban atmospere. For a sunny day, a very good spot for a drink Cons. The choice of beer is rather poor, Heineken on tap. The place de l'Europe is located downhill and therefore the sun fades away early.

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  • Address: Place de l'Europe, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne

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