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Le Theatre

avenue du Theatre 12, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
+41 21 351 51 15
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good50%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
3 Apr 2017
“Good food and wine”
7 Sep 2016
“Disappointing lunch. Bad food and overpriced.”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
avenue du Theatre 12, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Good selection of Mediterranean food and local wines. The restaurant has a nice garden so it was pleasant sitting there and sipping wine while we waited for all friends to come to dinner. The waiters were helpful with the selection of food and wine.

Thank Alex21_11
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Had a lunch there today. Place is nice, center located. We had a table in a garden next to a little fountain. All looked very nice, but quality of food is really very low, cantine level. We had one plat du jour and once salad...More

Thank Otemna_ya
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This restaurant is fine ; perfect for an excellent pizza or traditional Italian cuisine or steak tartare. Atmosphere is nice ,food is great ,good quality, well prepared , service is perfect Make reservation, specialy if there is show at the theatre/Opera.

Reviewed 3 May 2016

The Theatre restaurant in the Lausanne Opera House is a pleasing modern take on a traditional Italian restaurant. It also has an extensive outside patio. The service was a little officious but the food was very good. The pizzas from the wood-fired oven, open kitchen...More

Thank Tapper335
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We (a group of almost 20) had one hour for lunch. That was quite of a challenge Le Théatre dealt with perfectly! Of course we didn't have the time for a three courses lunch. But we were done in an hour, including individual payments... Most...More

Thank Swissdiver
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

This is our second time to eat at this restaurant . First time was business lunch which was great and now we went there specifically to eat there, my wife ordered the entrecote steak, I ordered the lamp shank ,they were beautifully cooked and we...More

Thank Sami T
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Since many years I was looking at the beautiful terrace of this restaurant and never ate there! Then a group of friends decided to go for a late dinner (it was almost 22.00h which for Lausanne is really late) on a nice summer evening and...More

Thank Federica T
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is well located in the center of Lausanne with s very nice terrace. Service was good as the food we had which was tartare from salmon followed by a beef carpaccio with tartufo. Overall the place is good but not special

Thank Guido U
Reviewed 21 August 2014

The ambiance is very friendly. Food is good but the mozzarella these use on the pizza must be a cheap version. Before they used to have better quality mozzarella for their piza.

Thank Samer D
Reviewed 25 February 2014

I visited Lausanne recently on the way back from skiing in verbier and a friend who lives in Switzerland recommended this restaurant and i have to say the food was fantastic. Me and my boyfriend shared a pizza to start and it was so surprising...More

Thank Kate6079
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: avenue du Theatre 12, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 351 51 15