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Le Berceau des Sens

route de Cojonnex 18, Lausanne 1000, Switzerland
+41 21 785 12 21
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“morels” (2 reviews)
“hotel school” (6 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
route de Cojonnex 18, Lausanne 1000, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful dining experience. Restaurant that is linked to one of the World's leading hospitality management schools. Students serve you in part. Atmosphere, friendliness, attention to detail, quality of wine list and food is simply outstanding. Great choice to celebrate birthdays or anniversaries. Worth every Swiss...More

Thank Matthias S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

What a great combination - five star food presented with the help of students of Ecole Hoteliere! We started with cocktails in the bar area, and my one regret is that I did not order the cocktail of the day. Students create the cocktail that...More

Thank sidder
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We went for the 'menu dégustation', it provides a quite complete overview of what the team in the kitchen is working on and also recommends. Great quality with sometimes somewhat surprising / daring combinations, as for instance with the white asparagus and morels. The service...More

Thank esm872
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful tasting menu, you won't leave hungry. The food was fantastic and the place has a special charm with the students who are already great but being trained to be the best. The only think I disliked was one of the wines they recommended...More

Thank Irene T
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I've visited BDS a few times, and the food and ambiance of the restaurant never fails to impress. The restaurant wait staff is made up of first year students at Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne and they are very professional (but from experience - service is...More

1  Thank Carol_Shen
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Berceau des Sens offers 3-4 tasting menus and à la carte menu. The food has always been very good but the new cook in charge Dominique Toulousy has brought the restaurant to a new higher level which left us amazed during our last visits. Nice...More

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I visited BDS (Le Berceau des Sens) multiple times and it never failed to impress. On top of the fun service provided by students, their tasting menu for 100CHF including a cheese selection is the best value for money you can find in Swiss fine...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Was here as a guest of EHL, the school that runs this restaurant. Much of the wait staff was made up of young, relatively new students to the school. They did an outstanding job and they were great at providing more information about the excellent...More

Thank thatcraigguy
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We recently returned to Berceau des Sens for a birthday dinner. Unlike the first time, we had a few problems with finding a suitable main course for our daughter, as the waiter wanted her to choose an a la carte main. Finally, the chef proposed...More

Thank schmidtmg
Reviewed 14 April 2016

I really enjoyed this concept. It was fun to attend a lunch that had a purpose. It made it interesting and I will be talking about it for weeks - there are not many restaurant experiences that you want to tell your friends about. The...More

Thank Pandorabusch
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Bob F
How can I purchase a gift certificate for my son and his wife to come here for dinner on February 14th? I live in the US and they just moved to Lausanne. Thanks for responding. Bob Frank
24 January 2015|
Response from Celika11 |
Dear Mr Frank, I guess my answer will arrive to late for February 14th of this year, but you can contact the restaurant by email: berceaudessens@ehl.ch As students, we have the possibility to buy gift certificate directly... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: route de Cojonnex 18, Lausanne 1000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 785 12 21
At the Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne
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