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La Machonnerie - CLOSED

36 rue Tramassac, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 42 24 62
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
10 Jun 2012
“Top quality, delighted my trip”
15 Jan 2012
“New owner, less quality?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Vegetarian Friendly
36 rue Tramassac, 69005, Lyon, France
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 10 June 2012

I only stayed in Lyon for a day with my gf and were looking for good food. We found this and other few restaurants with similar price range and ranking in TA, and we walked around the old town which finally we decided to pick...More

2  Thank NgHoMan
Reviewed 16 January 2012

It was the second time, that I had a dinner in this lovely restaurant. But there was a big difference between my appearencies from last year and now. There was nothing caoparible with my best esperiancies of last year. Only the staff did a normal...More

4  Thank Charles2012
Reviewed 10 January 2012

Had a fabulous New Years Eve degustion meal here with my family. The restaurant was booked by the hotel and definitely delivered. The wait staff had very little English, so that was a bit tricky. But the menu was pure French, there were many techniques...More

Thank mimi_ski
Reviewed 2 January 2012

I'm from Lyon and I I once ate at this restaurant. It is better if you make a reservation. This place is one of the most typical in Lyon. You can eat typical specialties from Lyon. The chef speaks to everyone. So you will enjoy...More

1  Thank ChassiR
Reviewed 10 November 2011

We bravely attempted the multi course degustation menu with a complimentary bottle of wine. The food was extraordinary but course after course kept appearing and my stamina was giving in long before dessert. Awesome!

Thank Rocketfrogs
Reviewed 24 October 2011

My husband and I did not read reviews nor had any recommendation from anyone. We had been at the Cathedral St. Jean, strolling the streets, had a glass of wine and started looking for a restaurant to have dinner. We saw the place and decided...More

1  Thank tata2555
Reviewed 7 September 2011

Or, I can't understand the positive reviews. We went only because we read the good reviews here. First of all, although American, we speak reasonable French. Every other restaurant had no problem understanding us, but here they couldn't; and then, after we asked for la...More

3  Thank ThMoC
Reviewed 1 August 2011

Despite not having reservations, we were warmly welcomed and treated to an outstanding meal. The prices are moderate, the food is outstanding, and several aspects of the meal will forever stand out in our memories. The four-foot pepper grinder you get for your soup is...More

1  Thank JNW
Reviewed 31 March 2011

I went twice to this restaurant during a two-month stay in Lyon. I recommend it wholeheartedly. The chicken is superb. The owner spends all evening circulating and ensuring that everyone is happy, but he does so without being at all intrusive - makes for a...More

Thank Smitherson
Reviewed 19 February 2011

We visited this restaurant as it got great reviews. We opted for a set menu. First we had breaded pigs trotters. Bony, fatty, disgusting. Then a salad which was ok. Then breaded onion soup. It tasted a bit mushroomy and had soggy, mushy bread in...More

2  Thank IainMcT
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 29 - USD 143
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 rue Tramassac, 69005, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Vieux Lyon - Quarantaine
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux Lyon - Quarantaine
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 42 24 62
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