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Address: allee Ernest- Ansermet 3, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 21 315 21 50
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Large food hall with a magnificent view

Lausanne somehow reminds me of San Francisco with its hilly layout. And pretty much in the middle of the city this beautiful Brasserie is located in the old casino of Montbenon... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 August 2015
ReiseReiseCH
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Switzerland
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Lausanne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Had dinner with friends and have previously reserved. Service was great and they very very attentive and chatty. Food was nice as usual and desserts were great. Good selection of wines, even more than food. The only bad aspect is that is super noisy and you sit very close to other guests at other tables.

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Switzerland
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88 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Lausanne somehow reminds me of San Francisco with its hilly layout. And pretty much in the middle of the city this beautiful Brasserie is located in the old casino of Montbenon. Surrounded by large gardens and with its magnificent view on the lake and the mountains you can enjoy a good variety of freshly prepared food. The service is a... More 

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Thank ReiseReiseCH
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40 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

We were driving through Lausanne but wanted to see some "sights" and have something to drink. Although we were there at lunch time on a Sunday we were seated at a nice place with a view of the lake. The coffee, softdrinks and icecream were excellent and reasonably priced. The staff was very friendly and attentative. I do recommend the... More 

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Thank Lauri S
Lausanne, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2013

This restaurant (also good just to drink a glass) is at 5 minutes from the center (St-Francois) and look far like 10 kilometres, cause of a peacefull contrast !!

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Thank LionelBorel
Geneva, Switzerland
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87 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2013

Beautiful setting with a nice view. The food is nothing to write home about, but OK. A nice place to just have a drink at in the afternoon.

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Thank Lulu B
Lausanne, Switzerland
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48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2013

In Casino de Montbenon you can always find some interesting cinema expositions and a pretty bar to have a hot tea in winter or an iced one in summer. Really suggested also for film and music festivals +++

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Thank almafo
Geneva, Switzerland
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2012

Nice place for meetings with great view of the Alps, but not for eating. Poor food quality, not worth the visit. There are much better place for eating around.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2012

Went to the Cinémathèque with a friend and it's a great place to have a nice cup of tea and enjoy the view.

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Thank jml_celia
Lausanne, Switzerland
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103 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2012

The place is good with a park with a nice view overlooking the city, the lack and the alpes. The restaurant is OK, but don’t be mistaken, this is not anymore a Casino!

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Thank Olivier M
Lausanne, Switzerland
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2011

It is nice place, the stuff are not the best but good according to other places in Lausanne. The food is fantastic and the wine also.

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Thank Laleh M

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