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L'Ourson Qui Boit

23 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 27 23 37
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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23 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

We had a nice dinner here with friends. The food was very good with some interesting ingredients, but we did not find it to be overly creative or exceptional in taste... and we considered it a bit expensive at the end of the meal. It...More

Thank MFSB
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Being there for a Sat nite celebration. We thought this to be a restaurant with a personal attention which it did not. Actually the staff (Japanese girls) lack that touch of "amabilite" (not rude at all but nor welcoming either...) About the food we have...More

Thank kayjapan
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The set menu at lunch was a three-course meal with each course beautifully presented and the taste did not disappoint! The service was great and quite simply an excellent restaurant. in the range of 20 - 25 euro for the three-course lunch it was incredibly...More

Thank nn1232013
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Wonderful restaurant, nice decor. Exceptional play with the blends and the textures. Had lunch here (50 euro for 2 persons with a pot of wine) and will definitely come back for dinner.

Thank SebastianJac
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Very friendly service. Not much of choice because there is a unique menu. Very tasty but bit to surpirising for our taste. Very original flavors.

Thank nicwatts99
Reviewed 13 July 2016

A very good restaurant with excellent fish. Menu is fine and a good wine menu also. Very good and friendly service.

Thank lyon_traveller
Reviewed 15 March 2016

it was sad to try to get a reservation for 3 weeks in a row and not being accommodated no matter the day and/or time. Hard to believe they cannot sit ONE person for 21 days. Even sad to walk by on my way to...More

1  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This was our third evening meal at L'Ourson over a period of about one year. On our two previous visits, we were extremely impressed by the presentation and originality of the combination of flavours and textures. This time, we were somewhat less impressed. The fixed...More

Thank davidlocke2015
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

Great, great, great. From the beginning I wasn't glad. Everything seemed to be too sophisticated, but after appetizers I knew, why we had to wait 2 weeks for booking... very tasty, small plates with good wine took me to the heaven...

Thank expat72
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I was lucky enough to visit all of these places during the first week of November - Maison Villemanzy, La Garrotte, Mère Brazier, Chez Mounier, L’Orson qui Boit. I feel I can provide good feedback and comparisons of the various places. This was our first...More

3  Thank Rdkf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 rue Royale, 69001, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Griffon - Royale
  • Neighbourhood: Griffon - Royale
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 27 23 37
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