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Le Tortillard

Swiss, Cafe, European
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boulevard de Grancy 19A, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 617 56 20
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Geneva, Switzerland
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

This is one of the old (1960's) bistro / cafés in Lausanne. The people that run it might not speak English but they are very sweet. The food is simple but not expensive and very good, all made from scratch (apart from traditional Swiss pastries from the area of course). In the summer or warmer days they have a huge... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Very very close to the lausanne train station ( Gare ). Nice welcoming service and the croute aux champignon was delicious. Good value for these parts.

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Argyll, Scotland
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179 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2013

En route to Paris, changing at Lausanne, this attractive and unassuming nearby cafe was a godsend. It was a beautiful day and we sat on the cafe terrace, glimpsing Lake Geneva and the Alps across Lausanne roofs cascading down the hill to the lake's edge: a peaceful space, with locals sipping cappuccinos and reading newspapers, or chatting over morning espressos.... More 

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Cantu, Italy
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118 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

The food is good, with a reasonable value for money for the Lausanne area. The restaurant looks a bit outdated but with a simple appearance and a familiar atmosphere. The service is good, kind, and attentive.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2013

Le Tortillard is a 5 mins walk from Lausanne gare and next to the Grancy stop of M2 (you may also take bus no: 2). It is quite a secret (which is probably why it didn't have a page on Tripadvisor!) since it is tucked away and is a local family run cafe-restaurant (and the clients are mainly locals too).... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Swiss, Cafe, European
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: boulevard de Grancy 19A, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 617 56 20

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?