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Le Berceau des Sens

route de Cojonnex 18, Lausanne 1000, Switzerland
+41 21 785 12 21
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“foie gras” (2 reviews)
“hotel school” (6 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
route de Cojonnex 18, Lausanne 1000, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very nicely decorated and the students are very attentive! The food was also of very high quality. The prices have increased quite a bit these last years but it still remains a great value for price

Thank amueller198777
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Le Berceau des Sens provides students at the Ecole hotelière de Lausanne, widely considered to be the world's finest hotel school, with an opportunity to hone their kitchen, waiting, and sommellerie skills as they provide their lucky patrons with a fine dining experience at affordable...More

Thank Vaudoise750
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Went there a couple of times earlier this year and it is always interesting to observe the international students learning directly in front of the guests. Of course there are a few small mistakes here and there but its part od the experience and id...More

Thank hawaianpizza
Reviewed 21 July 2017

In two months we went three times. Food is great, good quality/price ratio. The students who serve you are attentive and try their best. Interesting to observe the learning process. However, all three times we had been disappointed by the manager welcoming guests. He was...More

1  Thank 60susie
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to come again for a fine dining experience and special serving atmosphere. Like the 2 first times, it was splendid! Our staff ( Margaux and Louana ) was just great. It was their 3rd night serving only. It was natural, easy, professional and...More

Thank Clem C
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Wonderful dining experience. Restaurant that is linked to one of the World's leading hospitality management schools. Students serve you in part. Atmosphere, friendliness, attention to detail, quality of wine list and food is simply outstanding. Great choice to celebrate birthdays or anniversaries. Worth every Swiss...More

Thank Matthias S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

What a great combination - five star food presented with the help of students of Ecole Hoteliere! We started with cocktails in the bar area, and my one regret is that I did not order the cocktail of the day. Students create the cocktail that...More

Thank sidder
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We went for the 'menu dégustation', it provides a quite complete overview of what the team in the kitchen is working on and also recommends. Great quality with sometimes somewhat surprising / daring combinations, as for instance with the white asparagus and morels. The service...More

Thank esm872
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful tasting menu, you won't leave hungry. The food was fantastic and the place has a special charm with the students who are already great but being trained to be the best. The only think I disliked was one of the wines they recommended...More

Thank Irene T
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I've visited BDS a few times, and the food and ambiance of the restaurant never fails to impress. The restaurant wait staff is made up of first year students at Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne and they are very professional (but from experience - service is...More

1  Thank Carol_Shen
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Bob F
25 January 2015|
Response from Celika11 |
Dear Mr Frank, I guess my answer will arrive to late for February 14th of this year, but you can contact the restaurant by email: berceaudessens@ehl.ch As students, we have the possibility to buy gift certificate directly... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: route de Cojonnex 18, Lausanne 1000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 785 12 21
At the Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne
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