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Restaurant Vatel

) #161 of 2,836 Restaurants in Lyon $$$$
6 rue Duhamel, 69227, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 38 21 92
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
8 Feb 2016
“Highly recommended ”
2 Feb 2016
“Great price quality-ratio”
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6 rue Duhamel, 69227, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I took "Menu Grand Vatel" : ->Foie gras de canard(amazing good) ->Dou de ST Jacques(excellent) Well served, all waiters were at your carefulness and finally, the quality and price relation is incomparable.

Thank gustavon844
Reviewed 3 February 2016

The food is extraordinary good and hard worked. Staff are students. They do their best and are very polite. The atmosphere of this restaurant is a bit spectacular. In the evening, menu begins at 30€.

Thank Navaja F
Reviewed 20 December 2015

We were taken to this restaurant by a friend as she had been there before. Guests were out numbered by staff ratio one to three. Staff all lined up at the front to greet and take jackets for guests and made you feel really welcome...More

Thank Sydney2000000
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Some friends from Lyon took us to Vatel for lunch, and I must say that it was an incredible experience! The service was superior from the young staff learning the world of fine dining and gastronomy! Every course was expertly prepared and presented! And the...More

Thank captmikeAustin
Reviewed 27 February 2015 via mobile

We spent a wonderful moment with friends that we hadn't seen for years. As far as the cuisine and service it could have been more elaborate , but you should not forget that those are still students who are only making their first steps into...More

Thank Broomson
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This was an incredible experience--a fabulous dinner served by a legion of eager young men and women who at present are training as servers, maitre d's, sommeliers and chefs but who will eventually be serving and cooking in top restaurants around the world. At first...More

1  Thank 154943Nancy
Reviewed 18 November 2013

This restaurant is one of my favorites in Lyon. The young staff are all students from the prestigious business/restaurant school/college in Lyon and they really are fabulous. If you cannot speak French it's no problem for the staff as most speak several laugages including English....More

Thank LyonPaddy67
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Eating here was a nice experience. Vatel is a school for young people who want to go in the hotel- and restaurantbusiness, and this is their trainingrestaurant. The place itself looks like a very classical restaurant, it is obvious that they get a traditional training...More

Thank BelgiumTiggy
Reviewed 25 September 2009

We were recommended this restaurant and it was really a good experience. We knew it was a school, and the young people did their best. It was their first week so we did'nt expect them to be so good. The teachers showed how to do...More

Thank AHNDenmark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 34 - USD 89
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue Duhamel, 69227, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 38 21 92
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