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Le Lyonnais Restaurant

416 Great Rd, Acton, MA 01720-4003
+1 978-263-9068
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (5 reviews)
“onion soup” (7 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (2 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
416 Great Rd, Acton, MA 01720-4003
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Le Lyonnais is the real deal in authentic French cuisine. The setting is a Victorian house with quirky rooms. The server was knowledgeable about the wine. The food was very good. Unlike trendy restaurants everywhere, you are not rushed through your meal here. This is...More

Thank Alison T
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We were greeted at the door by the owner/chef who greeted us warmly and showed us our seats. The establishment has been around for over forty years, and is located in a farmhouse with a large added dining room, nicely appointed with elements of the...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

A little taste of Lyon right in NE. The chef is so friendly and kind. Tried many dishes and was not disappointed. The portions are generous specially the quail dish. He made a special lyonnaise dish for us which was very much appreciated. They make...More

Thank Coco T
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely, relaxing date night at Le Lyonnais this evening. The recommended wine was delicious and poured generously. The onion soup was the best I've ever had, my husband enjoyed the seafood soup. I ordered the peppered pork loin and enjoyed it, my...More

Thank amanda6500
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Had the trout wrapped in a crêpe subtle seasonings and delicate sauce, good wine list, pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Le Lyonnais has been in business for many years for a good reason, they take their customers very seriously. My wife and I dined there and sampled many dishes from appetizers to salads to classic mains like Rack of Lamb, to desserts, all were extremely...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We took young adult grandchildren here for a very special dinner and had a marvelous evening. We were greeted by the chef/owner and experienced great food and service. A lovely snd and quiet dining room helped make it even more enjoyable as we were able...More

Thank happytraveler34109
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I enjoyed a delicious meal and wonderful service at Le Lyonnais on Thursday (8/17). Quaint and charming old house. The service was really great- our waitress was knowledgeable and sweet. I ordered the Cassoulet and it was absolutely to die for. I also enjoyed one...More

Thank Alexmom1
Reviewed 31 July 2017

this is a lovely, country style authentic French restaurant in Acton, MA. We have been frequenting it for 15 years now, and continue to drive the distance just to enjoy the bucolic setting with home cooked french food! The prix fixe menu is an amazing...More

Thank nazcooper
Reviewed 11 January 2017

If you like country French cooking, you'll love this restaurant. It's great for special occasions but also date night. It's a cozy atmosphere without blaring music.

Thank NYW W
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14 March 2016|
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Response from CarpeNox | Reviewed this property |
The menu changes regularly and I recommend checking whether the Floating Island is available on a particular day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 Great Rd, Acton, MA 01720-4003
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Acton
  • Phone Number: +1 978-263-9068
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