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Les Enfants Terribles

) #389 of 2,854 Restaurants in Lyon $$ - $$$ French
58 rue Merciere, 69002, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 42 88 13
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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58 rue Merciere, 69002, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First night in Lyon and we decided to eat here. Partner had fish soup which was excellent, and then we both had the veal. Beautiful sauce accompanied the dish. Friendly service. Would recommend.

Thank Maureenrose5049
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is situated on Rue Merciere amongst lots of other restaurants. Accordingly it can be very busy but that said the night we dined the service was spot on as was the food. Classic French bistro style. Classic dishes,lots of flavour and lots of...More

Thank djhallett
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our dinner here is a great experience. The waiter is funny and friendly. They have quite some seafood options. We ordered gambas cooked with whiskey and seafood cooked with anise. they were both cooked in very delicious sauces. portion isn't big but we were full...More

Thank IzzyTsao
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was recommended to us by a local and we are glad for it. The place is small but has both inside and outside seating. The menu had both traditional Lyonnaise food and standard French fare. We sampled some of each and food the food...More

Thank 512kate
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Even the most basic chef should know how to poach an egg, but not the one at this place. I had the salad Lyonnaise which is supposed to be topped with a soft poached egg. The egg on mine had a hard yolk and stringy...More

Thank Demon22
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Servers were run off their feet, we waited far too long for our meals, then some parts were missing, very disappointing. The veal scallopine with macaroni cheese was delicious, the seafood casserole was ok, not enough seafood and lacking flavour. Disappointing given that other meals...More

Thank Robyn P
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We couldn't find a place to serve omelettes after 11 so decided to stop here. Waiter was very friendly and spoke English which helped. We asked about omelettes(not in menu) and he said he would ask the chef-and he obliged. The dauphinois potatoes and filet...More

Thank Dolcebellamae
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very nice bouchon !This place was suggested by a local and for a reason!Traditional dishes prepared in a very nice way!Will definitely go back!

Thank Eleni_pap_601
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

One of the first dinners in Lyon, so not yet used to the menu lyonnaise! lots of great food, great wait staff and great ambiance.. would definitely come back!

Thank fashionsportsgal
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This was a reasonable priced dinner. The food was fabulous! Our group of six had just finished a Viking River Cruise and the food here was the best of the trip.

Thank Robert O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 rue Merciere, 69002, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Cordeliers - Jacobins
  • Neighbourhood: Cordeliers - Jacobins
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 42 88 13
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