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Cafe des Artisans

rue Centrale 16, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
+41 21 311 06 00
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
3 Dec 2017
“Friendly, vege or meat options: Cozy in winter”
1 Oct 2017
“Looks good...”
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
rue Centrale 16, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

A December shopping tour of Lausanne needed a friendly lunch break. Too cold for the cafe's pavement tables and the plain exterior hides the very welcoming staff, layout, decor and menu. Table was available and turnover is frequent but not rushed. Several vege/ healthy options...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The place is nice and has a good visibility from la Rue Central. The staff is friendly and would benefit in efficiency if organized /coordinated: 1. We were asked by the three waitresses what we wanted to order 2. For the second order, it was...More

Thank S O
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is a very casual place, and it does not look like much from outside, but the food is always good. They have a nice array of dishes from pasta, meat and fish, to healthy vegetarian or vegan options. The menu is small, but there...More

Thank Shaimoon31
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Good location (rue centrale). Great service! The staff is very attentive. I had the falafel salad with avocado. I'm not a vegetarian, but it was really good. The bar people and waiters were very nice and friendly. Coming back to try the bánh mì sandwich......More

Thank Carlos N
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I went 2 times for one simple coffee..both of them they told us that "you can seat, but until one specific hour...cause there is reservation later.." I understand that, but a lot of people come only for a coffee and they just can't :/ The...More

Thank Ορφέας Γ
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Menu seemed promising with different salads and wraps that seemed interesting, but the food was kind of a disappointment when it arrived. Ordered a chicken wrap and a falafel salad, the chicken wrap didn't have enough chicken, and the falafel salad only had 6 mini...More

Thank wadha_r
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

our waiter was lovely and friendly BUT sadly served a very average Asian style salad for 27 francs. The salad consisted of plain Asian noodles, plain pieces of tofu, lettuce and wasabi coated peanuts and a warm generic sauce. I can make it far tastier...More

1  Thank jmt12london
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

The title says it all ! The food is freshly made and tasty, for a reasonable price. Coktails are fun and original ! And the staff is efficient and very friendly ;) Great place that I can only recommend! (Bonus: they serve late in the...More

Thank Alfoncinette
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We were 2 people without reservation, but luckily found ourselves a nice spot at the bar. The atmosphere of Cafe des Artisans is very welcoming and cozy, the food was really good and so were the drinks. We were very much pleased with the service...More

Thank PinarAky
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Although the food is ok (still overpriced) and atmospher is sympathic (even though hipster oriented), service is terrible and it ruins the experience.

Thank Fx2824
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Centrale 16, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 311 06 00
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