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Johnny's Kitchen

#356 of 2,881 Restaurants in Lyon}
$Irish, ,
48 rue Saint Georges, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 37 94 13
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
2 weeks ago
“Great bar and craic”
13 Nov 2016
“Great burgers , friendly service ”
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Irish, Bar, Pub, European
48 rue Saint Georges, 69005, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic bar service at Johnny's. I felt right at home with great company and chat from the locals. A good selection of beers, and a tasty menu helped also. Their function room downstairs is very good for matches etc

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We ate here 2 out of the 3 nights we were in Lyon, we found the staff friendly and helpful even though they were rushed off their feet on both nights. We had burgers and baked potatoes with bacon and cheese, simply delicious. Guinness is...More

Thank galway69
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Went to Johnnys Kitchen to grab some food and watch some of the European Championship games. Lovely burger and good selection of beer. Staff very friendly if not a bit tired. But who could blame them with the amount of beer served over the days...More

2  Thank David V
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The place is great, fun waiters, good atmosphere. But Johnny's kitchen was my favorite place for burgers, it is sadly not anymore. Not because they raised the prices by 1/1,5 euros, it was cheap before, now it s just normal, (still cheap to pay 12euros...More

Thank benoit G
Adowalsh, Owner at Johnny's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2015

Hi Benoit G. We're very disappointed to hear you had a bad experience in our pub. We would love you to invite you back to have the same meal as you had last week at our expense. We would love have the opportunity to change...More

Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

I had to wright this review over because I used a exploitive to describe how good of a places this is. The beer Awesome the staff Awesome the food Awesome. If your from the U.S. Get in here!

2  Thank Phillip G
Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

The young, Irish bar maid was pleasant and welcomingly chatty, but she served me a pint of Guineas with at least an inch of head on it. This was corrected at my request but she had to be shown how to use the Guineas tap...More

4  Thank JimmyChris
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Usually I don't make comments but this time I have to: this is clearly the worst pub on "Vieux Lyon" district! I paid for something that even free I would not accept: poorly drawn beer and the cuisine that seems to be rationed for a...More

3  Thank Erik E
Reviewed 20 December 2013

This is the perfect place to go for some simple tasty food. The place livens up into a pub atmosphere after food service is finished, and much like some ofthe other reviews have stated, you can find yourself staying here for more or less a...More

1  Thank AldoGH87
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Great atmosphere with friendly staff (English and French speaking) and great entertainment (Eric is the best!). Best burgers in Lyon, though they come very pink so do ask if you want them better cooked. Favourite combo was goats cheese and honey caramelised onions, soooo tasty!...More

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 31 January 2012

This January I made my sixth trip to Lyon in the past year. It was late and I was looking for something approaching comfort food and also didn't want to have to speak French. I made my way to Vieux Lyon where I have enjoyed...More

Thank JonD2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Irish, Bar, Pub, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 rue Saint Georges, 69005, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Vieux Lyon - Quarantaine
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux Lyon - Quarantaine
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 37 94 13
Johnny's Kitchen is an Irish pub and restaurant in the heart of Old Lyon. We the Irish staff and owners pride ourselves on providing the best of service and "craic" to our customers. Our food is made fresh by our chefs every morning with locally sourced ingredients (gourmet burgers, jacket potatoes, tapas, steaks). We have a huge selection of draught and bottled beers along with our whiskey cellar and cocktail list. Our pub is the headquarters of the Franco-Irish Association of Lyon and is proud to sponsor the "Lugs" gaelic football team. We show all your favourite sports on our big screen, including Hurling, gaelic football, NFL, golf, soccer and rugby. There is always something on in the Kitchen with Quizzes, concerts and theme evenings 7/7. French/English spoken.
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