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La Grappe d'Or

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rue Cheneau-de-Bourg 3, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
+41 21 323 07 60
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
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19:00 - 00:00
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New York City, New York
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We discovered this place while walking the city. I've eaten in a lot 3-star restaurants, and I would give Fausto a star for his honest, and delicious dishes. The bolognese is a dream come through. Make sure he tells you his fathers story!

Thank travellux777
Paris, France
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

I stumbled upon with this restaurant and instantly gave me somethig, I ordered a Carbonara pasta which was really good, the best I've ever eaten by far! I just loved the vibe, atmosphere! bravo

Thank alejandro a
Oxford, United Kingdom
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537 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

La Grappe d'Or, in spite of tis name, is an Italian restaurant. The owner's father worked with Fellini in Rimini, and the place is full of memorabilia from Amarcord and other films. The ambience is warm and welcoming, the service attentive and friendly. The menu and the wines are Italian with openings to international cuisine. We had great fish and... More 

Thank Lucio F
Avon Lake, Ohio
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128 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

LA GRAPPE D’OR Rue du Cheneaux de Bourg 3 1003 Lausanne A weekend in Lausanne is both exciting and disappointing. Exciting enough to roam around the city with buses half empty. Disappointing enough to learn that most restaurants are closed, and so with all department stores and galleries too. After a hop in and hop off on buses and trudging... More 

Thank niki9621
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

I have recently been here for a birthday dinner and it was a disaster. The owner went mad when he realised that there were two more people than reserved. The waitress was completely unable, not able to open a bottle of wine not even to recognise the dishes she was bringing or to know what was in them. I ordered... More 

Thank Ale-Lausanne
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014

Picked this restaurant by chance for lunch. Very impressed. Food was excellent (plate of cold cuts with home made mozzeralla cheese/ fresh herbs, pasta with tomato chile sauce, white wine) though not cheap. The owner says the restuaruant is the oldest in Lausanne, and it certainly has old charm. The owner has an amazing collection of memorabilia (framed / signed... More 

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203 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014 via mobile

It is not a cheap restaurant but good for business dinners that are not overly formal. Sometimes there is live music which is a bit too loud. They have excellent wines and the food is very well prepared. The owner is a nice person who makes you feel at home.

Thank Jopie66
Lausanne, Switzerland
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62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

The service was very good and we had a table right next to the chimney. Ask for this one it it's winter time outside. It's the best one. The tables are big and confortable, the atmosphere is very warm and classy, the food is very good quality and well prepared. They offered some specific dishes not on the menu to... More 

Thank Talgo320
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2012

There are two good things about this place: the food is delicious, and the service very polite. However the atmosphere in the restaurant is rather bizarre. Heavy decorations (mix of swiss chalet style with cleric elements) while there is a (cute) dog running around among people dinning. A rather unpleasant moment was to have in front of us a plate... More 

Thank et30
Lausanne, Switzerland
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2011

Located just under Bessiere metro station, very convenient but it's not the hippiest place in town thus, i totally understand why this restaurant is not very popular. The interior concept is a bit confusing, you can tell it's an Italian restaurant thanks to the Venice scenery paintings otherwise it looks like a French restaurant. Price ranges from CHF 20 for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$90
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Cheneau-de-Bourg 3, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 323 07 60

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