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Chateau du Vivier, 69130 Ecully, Lyon, France
+33 4 26 20 97 57
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
15 Dec 2016
“Excellence. Nice experience. Take your time though, the servings last 2.5h”
15 Jun 2015
“The most incredible dining experience of my life.”
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Chateau du Vivier, 69130 Ecully, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

All the meals were excellent, service very friendly, very professional, pure gastronomical experience, in a castle. The location is charming, restaurant with very few tables. Unique! A must try. An on top with very good prices for such a high standard restaurant. Menus range from...More

Thank LauraSalim
Reviewed 15 June 2015

I have absolutely nothing bad I can say about this experience. The menu was exquisite and even dishes I thought I wouldn't like were incredible, so you can only imagine how unbelievable the ones I thought I would like were... You must go.

Thank Meg E
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Wonderful setting in the Chateau in Ecully, the home of the Paul Bucose Institute. Prix Fix Menu prepared and served by eager to please students, good value, fabulous food.

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 5 October 2014

This is a great place to go. The students do everything and the food is near gastronomy level at mid-prices. Not to omit the fact that it is located in a beautiful castle in Ecully. This is by reservation only.

Thank EQConsultant
Reviewed 16 May 2013

Located in institut Paul Bocuse ( cooking school ) inside a beautiful 19th century castle Highest levels of service, food, atmosphere, wine list and all that in a vary reasonable prices - exceptional by all means. Must make reservation and don't forget to take a...More

Thank Elikish
Reviewed 14 February 2013

I only booked our 'Friday lunch for two' about a week before we went to France but I would ring earlier to be safe, (February can't be a peak time so we must have been lucky). It was absolutely fantastic. The students (as someone below...More

Thank CakeLovingKoala
Reviewed 5 November 2012

This is an experience worth having for any foodie. It is a MUST. The food is turned into a piece of art with the taste to match. The staff, including the serving students were very friendly and accomodating. You must book weeks if not months...More

Thank The_Rock_50
Reviewed 8 June 2011

We have now been for lunch and dinner twice, and each time the service, food, and decor were all fabulous. Because the wait staff and kitchen staff are students, they are charming and eager, and so, so, nervous (in the most adorable way). The food...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 29 - USD 118
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
7:45 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
7:45 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
7:45 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
7:45 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
7:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chateau du Vivier, 69130 Ecully, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon  >  Ecully
  • Phone Number: +33 4 26 20 97 57
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