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Da Carlo

rue Caroline 2 | 1003, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
+41 21 323 75 75
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good47%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“prosciutto” (3 reviews)
“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
rue Caroline 2 | 1003, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food, from pizza to properly prepared Italian dishes (I loved both their "primi piatti" and meat based main dishes). The street is very busy and noisy, but surrounding buildings are nice, with a characteristic French touch. From the terrace, a part from the traffic,...More

Thank Giuseppe Jacopo G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our 1st dinner in Lausanne after a day of traveling. With kids and wanted a restaurant that everyone could find something to eat- 2 adults/3 teens that was close to hotel. We ordered 3 pizzas & water. Not the most exciting meal- but tasted great-...More

Thank Sara N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So if you go to a restaurant and don't bother to take a picture you know it can't be worth much. The service was poor and the food was below average. Do not recommend. The pizza was not good. All in all, a very mediocre...More

Thank clp57
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed theit pisa and dessert and friendly service. Prices are reasonable. Good location with indoor and outdoor seating

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Great food, friendly stuff and reasonable prices. It is opened without break and 7/7 which is extremely convenient as many restaurants in Lausanne close for a break after lunch! Reservation is usually not necessary - there's always space but if you want to be safe...More

Thank Maria_Matsk
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

They have a value menu - very decent prices for Lausanne, which meant I went time and time again. The carbonara is the best I've had and the tiramisu is great too. The only thing that lets it down occasionally is the service - there...More

Thank Kirsty D
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Arrived in Lausanne tired and I was shocked at prices in Hotel restuarant. Wondered around a wet miserable Sunday to find this place and had the special menu. The most devine mushroom risotto, with a glass of really lovely red wine (montepulciano) and panacotta. Excellent...More

Thank sbw123
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Great service it has to be said, but unfortunately the food was just average, especially for what we paid for it

Thank Andrea-Washington
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Found this place while walking around looking for an Iosr restaurant at 14:05, everything was closed except for daCarlo. Good service, very good food,we ordered the risotto, and pasta aglio olio and napolitana... very big portions and very good taste. Will definitely come back. I...More

Thank Luma V
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Perhaps I expected too much ... Indeed Da Carlo is an establishment, and is famous among the locals & students ... But, for me the taste & portion is just 'okay'.... not something to write home about... That being said, if you are looking for...More

Thank Astrid S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Caroline 2 | 1003, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 323 75 75
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