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L'Indochine

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avenue d' Echallens 82, Lausanne 1004, Switzerland
+41 21 625 88 88
Today
18:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 18:30 - 23:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
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Geneva
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Good food, good service and welcoming staff. We had good time there. As a true purist of authentic vietnamese food, it tastes chinese, the way of cooking, the salad sauce, everything. Good restaurant though

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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I live near this restaurant, when I don't want to cook I order some shrimps and Cantonese rice and I love it ! I tried chicken, beef and liked it too ! I never eat in the restaurant but it's kind of "cosy"

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1 Thank Sou A
Geneva, Switzerland
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

The food is simply amazing. I believe they have changed their chef. Bo Bun is delicious, Pho I could order every day, dumplings are making my mouth water. Service is smiley and professional. Perfect place for lunch or family dinner.

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Thank George B
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

if you like Asian food especially south East Asian food, this restaurant you MUST TRY. They serve very traditional Vietnamese food. Especially beef Pho and Bun. If you think dinner for you is expensive, try lunch menu during weekday. Lunch menu is valuable and fast. Owner is a nice person and speaks French and English of course Vietnamese. Last but... More 

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Thank TT0419
Lausanne, Switzerland
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122 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Food is good and value for money excellent for Lausanne. Place is not huge and fills up so you need to reserve in advance. Service is a bit hurried for my taste. Waiter forgot our wine order as he was quite busy. All in all recommendable for a nice, not too expensive meal.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Returned after long time, good food. Service a bit slow but we were not in hurry. Loved the fondue. Better reserve.

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Thank Nasroo A
Romanel, Switzerland
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95 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

We went for a Vietnamese meal, which we enjoyed. The lady (owner?) was pleasant and efficient. One of the waiters, though was rather dozy... The food was good, especially the red tuna. The portions were large and everything was hot. I would recommend this restaurant. The prices were correct but not cheap.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

It's a long time we're going to the Indochine, but the service is less and less good, dishes always the same (some are quite good), they do not have a decent pimento (they first tried tabbasco, then sambal oeleck, it's a shame for a decent asiatic restaurant). Last time they forgot the pimento in the "papaye verte salade". So quality... More 

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Moudon, Switzerland
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

The service is OK, the quality of food too and the price is average. Big lack of parking in the area...

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Crans-Montana, Switzerland
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

since i was staying in lausanne and nearby the restaurant. i had dinner once in this restaurant long time ago btw, i came back to taste the pho and it was quite good. anything beside that is the food is quite pricey but it is switzerland so its normal

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Thank Arief A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 23:00
Monday
18:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
Saturday
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: avenue d' Echallens 82, Lausanne 1004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 625 88 88

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?