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Le Penjab

25 Bis Quai | Romain Rolland, 6005 LYON, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 42 36 76
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
15 Dec 2016
24 Oct 2016
“A fraud”
Opens in 24 min
All hours
Indian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
25 Bis Quai | Romain Rolland, 6005 LYON, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I visited le Penjab for many years and the quality was always stable, very good taste, good portions and lots of fresh ingredients. Yesterday however, portions were hardly enough, quality was clearly reduced and the taste was not spectacular anymore. The senior chef is still...More

1  Thank Marc v
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We arrived at 7.40pm (opening time is 7.30) without a reservation. There were several empty tables, but when we asked for a table for two the owner rolled his eyes out loud and threw his hands in the air. But he seated us at one...More

Thank Swaggie
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Terrible and incompetent service...long wait (over an hour to be served even though arrived for late shift). Butter naan was disgusting... portions tiny with bad quality meat. Whatever they had going for them they have lost. Their good chef most likely left among other reasons....More

Thank tinkerbeal
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

The owner was very friendly and speaks very good English. Being in a more touristy part of Lyon we thought it might be less traditional and authentic but we were surprised some good food. The food is definitely more of a North Indian/Punjabi style which...More

Thank amritakm
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Having found this place , at first I was a little disappointed in the time we had wait, (about 30 minutes before we had place our order...eventually we ordered, I decided to order the Vindaloo, I expected a very hot curry, unfortunately it was so...More

Thank Pete B
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Very exotic, our favoite place, they will take people even late at night with big smile ( rare nowdays), big parking infront, speak English. Bravo for all nice flavours!

Thank Nadja N
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Loved the meal. Really really tasty. You will enjoy it. However, if you like your food really spicy, as I do, assume they will not deliver. I asked for super super super spicy, I really insisted, and they, as they usually do in restaurants, assumed...More

Thank TravelingTartar
Reviewed 17 June 2014

It is a very popular place and I'm glad we made reservations as they kept turning people away because the restaurant was completely full. It took a while to get our order but the food was worth the wait.

Thank WorldofMike
Reviewed 5 June 2014

We walked by this restaurant one night and it was super full so we decided to go back the day after. We didn't know we needed to make reservations, but they found us a place anyways. Minutes later the restaurant was full. Even still the...More

Thank Gaboswiss
Reviewed 26 October 2009

Very good place, one of the best if not the best indian-pakistani restaurant in Lyon. Sauces, spices, excellent meat - of good quality and well presented.

Thank Darth_Feanor
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Bis Quai | Romain Rolland, 6005 LYON, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 42 36 76