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Le Caro de Lyon

) #261 of 2,841 Restaurants in Lyon $$ - $$$ French, European,
25 rue du Bat D Argent, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 39 58 58
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
11 Jan 2017
“Solid, Not Outstanding”
14 Sep 2016
“good food fair price”
Closes in 13 min
12:00 - 14:30All hours
French, European, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
25 rue du Bat D Argent, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Lyonnaise classics done well in a grand very pleasant, library-like atmosphere. Service is extremely accommodating, portions are generous and prices are very fair. Compared to some other Lyon restaurants it felt a bit big and impersonal, but they are also open at times when lots...More

Thank mattyhirsch
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Well designed plates, tasteful dishes and fresh ingredients. We (2 persons) had main courses,soft drinks and desserts for about 60 euro.

Thank Salomé D
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

After driving around and around to find a particular restaurant, we came across this restaurant. It was a lovely hot night and we sat outside. The food was really lovely and just what we wanted. The customer service was terrific. The atmosphere was really special....More

Thank Shelle65
juliette d, Gérant at Le Caro de Lyon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Hi Shelle, I am delighted fate brought you to the Caro de Lyon and that you enjoyed your night. Thank you for you comment and I hope to see you again another time!

Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had one night in Lyon, we wanted a traditional bouchon but this was the only place that had a kitchen that was open. We opted for the set menu at EUR35pp....the starters we ok at best....a salad with poached egg for her and Lyonnaise...More

Thank JT S
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The restaurant has a nice old fashioned feel to it, but sadly the food and service were nothing to write home about. I went here for a group meal - only about 10 people - so shouldn't have been too difficult to deal with. But...More

Thank THWL23
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Went as a table of four.Sat on the covered terrasse. Service was prompt and friendly. Menus were good value for money.The quenelles were not the best but very decent. Desserts were good and hearty. A sure choice if in Lyon and don't forget to visit...More

Thank angelo65Geneva
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

really enjoyed the Perfect service from the staff. I found the food good though the wine is a bit expensive. I had a menu with the snells as starters, good; then the duck which was ok even though I would have liked it better with...More

Thank LIN B
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Nice decor , ok food , nice people but a bit too slow on service despite best efforts . The quenelle was too hot, almost burning while the saucisson Lyonnais was fine but not refined .

Thank Geoffroy d
Reviewed 22 November 2015

I had a lovely ris de veau, which is not easy to find. The setting is lovely, location good after a day of shopping. There was a nice wine selection, with a reasonably priced Gigondas. One of my friend's meat dish was undercooked, but they...More

Thank sg_pixel
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Very nice restaurant in down town Lyon, one of the many but a real good one. Not a Buchon so possibility to eat also a Franch cousin. Good wine selection e good service

Thank Luigi P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 rue du Bat D Argent, 69001, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Terreaux - Bat D'argent
  • Neighbourhood: Terreaux - Bat D'argent
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 39 58 58
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