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Le Saint Cochon - CLOSED

11 rue Laurencin, 69002, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 37 18 47
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
6 Oct 2014
“Not Worth the Hunt”
22 Aug 2014
“something badly wrong tonight!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
11 rue Laurencin, 69002, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

Not Worth the Hunt For us, Le Saint Cochon got just about everything wrong! No table linen, no ambiance, obtrusive radio music, strange noises off, slow service, poorly executed main course (in our case anyway) and sharp billing. This is a brasserie with a utilitarian...More

Thank Martyn N
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We chose this restaurant because of it's rating and wonderful comments but were really badly disappointed. We were the first customers in this evening and left after 2 and a half hours, having had 2 very simple salad starters and one main that was acceptable...More

Thank Bobbsymary
Reviewed 14 November 2013

Great little restaurant with excellent food, friendly service and decent wine.i had the 4course menu of stuffed peppers, pork, (very garlicky)cheese and creole sushi (has to be seen to be beleived).THe portions were vast and the food well presented. Nice twists on lyonnaise cooking

Thank ggmck186338
Reviewed 27 October 2013

We had a very pig-orientated meal at this restaurant. Black pudding in pastry, breaded pig's trotter, excellent sausages and pork shoulder. Anchovy stuffed peppers were also excellent. Not recommended for vegetarians! Need to book if going on a Saturday.

Thank Welshie_on_tour
Reviewed 22 October 2013

As it was my first time in Lyon, and I had the chance to visit it with locals, this was definitely a great food tasting..heavy, cholesterolic but definitely very greedy! started with a good white wine in the bar of the same resto, enjoyed the...More

Thank Laurafloating
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Le Saint Cochon has a similar menu to the other bouchon restaurants that I went to. What sets it apart is the service, quality and ambience. The wait staff were friendly, attentive, and patient with our beginner French. The menu, while similar to other bouchons,...More

Thank Norman H
Reviewed 6 April 2013

I went for this restaurant for dinner. From the outside, it looks cosy and sympathic. I was a little bit suspicious about the menu, but once you have the plate in front of you, it looks absolutely delicious. Personally I took a calf live, which...More

Thank EdouardMHX
Reviewed 8 October 2012

We were taken to St. Cochon by our hosts, one of whom was the owners friend... great local dishes, great wine, great spirit of relax, fun & friendship. Reminded me of a place I used to go to during my time at university (which served...More

Thank wooysiah
Reviewed 14 July 2012 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by our hosts at Evasion Loft (please see review on the accommodation!) and upon arriving we were offered an aperetif which started off the dinner very well! Thanks Evasion Loft! We found the service fantastic, with a lovely waitress Barbara...More

2  Thank emimurata
Reviewed 23 May 2012

The menu on a board, going from tables to tables... It is Convivial, it is good. I recommend the Pied de cochon ! Un Delice ! I have also choosen quite a long time ago, the Tagliatelles with a Morilles Sauce... I will go again

Thank bee_tartine
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$26 - US$35
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 rue Laurencin, 69002, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Carnot - Gailleton
  • Neighbourhood: Carnot - Gailleton
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 37 18 47
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