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Le Rocambole

#1,568 of 2,872 Restaurants in Lyon}
$$ - $$$French, , Cafe
1 quai Romain Rolland, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 37 36 32
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible16%
16 Jul 2017
“Handy Location for Morning Coffee and Breakfast”
16 Jul 2017
“A perfect place”
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French, Bar, Cafe
$$ - $$$
1 quai Romain Rolland, 69005, Lyon, France
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After walking the length of Rue Saint-Jean viewing many cafés that fell short of inspiring, we turned toward the River Saône and found Le Rocambole, and were delighted with our choice. Ann had the plat-du-jour which was pork, served with mashed potato and salad, tasty...More

Thank MikePendray
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We came at 12:30, Calm, fast service, nice music, and most important food was so good, I really wanna come back Thank you

Thank samir e
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Poor quality coffee, poor quality croissants, expensive and long wait. It doesn't help the waitress and owner are far from polite, and they brought us the wrong order (more expensive of course). The centre of town doesn't have many breakfasts options, but it still isn't...More

Thank david t
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

They are not kind at all and have a petit dejeune below the average. No social capabilities. There is nothing else to say.

Thank cybergiuliaz
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We should have suspected an issue when there was only one occupied table as we entered. But, we took a seat and waited for a server...and waited ....and waited. After not receiving any acknowledgement for a long period, we were about to walk out when...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Owned by our apartment host, we stopped here for breakfast the first morning. Good choices including the French continental. If you go for the fresh squeezed orange juice, be prepared to pay. Much more expensive than in Nice.

1  Thank 17KAG
Reviewed 17 July 2017

A perfect place for us to have a cafe and a croissant, with a view at the river. Friendly and fast service, unpretentious, just what we needed after an early morning walk through the city.

1  Thank M6ttl
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

They have a coffee machine "yes"...they have coffee beans "yes" they know how to use it NO!!!.... Not friendly. Garden beds full of cigarette butts. Never again.

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My boyfriend and I had lunch here and ordered two cheeseburgers (medium well) and two beers. We waited for quite a long time for someone to come and take our order, however, the food arrived quickly. A little too quickly as the burger was raw...More

Thank Liz8723
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This place is great. The staff is great. The food is great. The location is great. Seriously, all great.

Thank Constance M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
French, Bar, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 quai Romain Rolland, 69005, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Vieux Lyon - Quarantaine
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux Lyon - Quarantaine
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 37 36 32
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