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Le Vieil Ouchy

place du Port 3, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 616 21 94
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“rosti” (22 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (12 reviews)
“fried perch” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
place du Port 3, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to 5-6 fondue places in Vaud and honestly this one is on the bottom. The fondue is only OK, and the portion is very small! They charge for all the little stuff too - cornichons, etc Service is bad, but I guess that...More

Thank ilovecorndogs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very romantic restaurant, friendly staff. I had the fried perch, my husband had the sausage rösti with onion sauce. Would definitely recommend and would definitely go back.

Thank Fam_WilliMcCrory
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great. It’s small place, with good ambient music. Staff are so friendly. First day I ordered fisch (fried perch) from the lake, second day meat. Both were great

Thank fjcabello
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I was here with a friend and we were very happy with how the venue looked (traditional, rustic, cozy), how the food tasted (my friend had a mushroom fondue while I had a large mixed salad) and how the waiter handled us during the evening....More

Thank b5u
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a delicious goat cheese salad and fondue. The goat cheese is melted on delicious bread, not on the salad. Only complaint is the wine pour was terrible. Honestly, not more than 3 swallows for an $8 glass. Pitiful

Thank Susan612
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped over at Lausanne on our way to Geneva and being a Sunday had limited choices. We stopped over this restaurant as it looked ok and the reviews were alright. The service is absolutely aweful. They take 45 minutes to bring water after asking...More

Thank Beatlenut32
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Nice restaurant, not too expensive with authentic menue. Cosy restaurant with excellent service and good advise

Thank frits1402
Reviewed 5 August 2017

fair prices, good food small terrasse but if you find a spot, don't hesitate check also the inside upstairs - nice decoration

Thank Geneva2009
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Neithe the roost, nor the dried meat nor the fondue ranged above the strictly quick for the tourist market. The salad a worn out affair, the beer selection A wine by the glass (the prime selection ) was of no character or body, the service...More

Thank Bardangas
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The bone marrow was amazing. The meals were decent. The ambiance was nice, decor was beautiful. Food average, but as I mentioned, bone marrow was excellent.

Thank jhille29
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place du Port 3, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 616 21 94
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