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Cafe Lyon

366 Pacific Hwy, Lindfield, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2070, Australia
+61 2 9416 5026
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
366 Pacific Hwy, Lindfield, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2070, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have eaten at Cafe Lyon on a number of occasions since it opened and have mostly been very happy with the food and service. The restaurant offers what I would classify as modern style French bistro food which has been, on...More

Thank Nathaniel W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of five and had a three course dinner on a warm Saturday night in January. The food and wine was all great (if a little pricey), but the service was not really up to scratch. The scallop entree was delectable.

Thank Alec T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined there with a group of friends and generally we enjoyed the meal and the night despite the poor service. I had the terrine and the spatchcock . Both were excellent. However the wine list was exorbitant for a local suburban restaurant. The food cost...More

2  Thank Sydneysida
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Delicious food. Great & friendly service. Great selection. Delicious house martini. Scallops Devine. Blue eye cod outstanding. Spring greens wonderful.

Thank Maureen C
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Even though the restaurant was near maximum patronage we were given most welcome attention at all times. Water was brought to the table promptly. Crusty bread and palette of butter soon followed. Good dough! Seating near the kitchen was good and the decor looked most...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve been here a good few times now. The set menu options are great value. The owner/chef, Rainer, is on the floor now and then checking the vibe and feedback, as he should be. Their attention to detail with the food is excellent. Very French...More

Thank DesHarris
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Just wow! This restaurant is definitely worth your while - delicious duck parfait to start with and absolutely delightful octopus and chorizo for the entrée. The beef sirloin was cooked to perfection and the mango soufflée was to die for. Fantastic value for money in...More

Thank Jen_hal33
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Service was excellent as was the food. Generous servings. I had feta stuffed zuchini flowers followed by sensational duck confit. Beautiful mango souffle to finish. Busy but good atmosphere.Highly recommend

Thank travellerjanet322
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Superb food, wine, and service. Choice of two or three courses for a set price with ample entrees, mains, and desserts to choose from. A 'must go' restaurant and so typical of Lyonnaise food 😀

1  Thank baliliving
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

My Dad took me here, and by all accounts he takes a lot of people here, the owner knows him and so do all the staff. It’s easy to see why he likes it, they make him feel special, there is a wide range of...More

Thank tigger2594
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Response from billeclass | Reviewed this property |
BYO Tuesday through Thursday only, Corkage – $10 per 750ml bottle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 366 Pacific Hwy, Lindfield, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2070, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Ku-ring-gai  >  Lindfield
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9416 5026
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