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Eskis

#45 of 2,401 Restaurants in Lyon
#46 of 2,483 Places to Eat in Lyon
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11 rue Chavanne, 69001 Lyon, France
+33 (0)4 78 27 86 93
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 16
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Intimate restaurant serving great flavors

A small, friendly and intimate restaurant, serving up the most amazing flavors and dishes. We ended up with the full tasting menu of 9 dishes, matched with wines. Every dish left us wanting more - so if anything the portions could have been bigger. Not that I needed it, but it was just that good.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
Sverrekr
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Bergen, Norway
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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Bergen, Norway
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

A small, friendly and intimate restaurant, serving up the most amazing flavors and dishes. We ended up with the full tasting menu of 9 dishes, matched with wines. Every dish left us wanting more - so if anything the portions could have been bigger. Not that I needed it, but it was just that good.

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krokstadelva,norway
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Nice presentation of food and mordern cooking.If we can gety a little more food on the plate, so would be perfect.

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bkk
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I had a quick lunch there. Food is 8/8.5 out of 10 - services were a little slow consider there's only 1 waiter. Decoration is modern- few interesting dishes and preparation.

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England
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

A fantastic experience. Sit down, select how many courses you like and pick any ingredients you don't want included and begin your journey. Excellent service and decor provide the perfect environment to focus on the wide range of unusual flavours about to grace your palette. Beautifully balanced and very well presented there was much to enjoy. I won't spoil the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Exquisite from start to finish. Nice service. Original flavours packed into works of art. Intense flavour experience. Would not hesitate to return and to recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Just very good...I love the chef's touch..his food is very creative and fun, not just because if the mix of molecular and traditional techniques, but also because his dishes are fun. Service is very cool and casual. Always go there.

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Bochum, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Incredible atmosphere with perfect lighting and gentle music. The restaurant has a soft white glow with a splash of stone and oversized walls filled with living plants. The service was almost spot on, first the waiter did his best to translate everything into English, which was a nice effort, but he forgot our last glass of wine hence the 4.5... More 

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Without a reservation we could get a table in this restaurant which we already read something about, so a good start. From the menu you can choose how many courses you want (and a wine arrangement) and which of the ingredients you want or do NOT want. After these choices it just sit back and enjoy whats coming your way!... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Flew down from Amsterdam for lunch in Lyon.... sometimes it's good to do crazy things! I'd booked by phone at Le Musee, but arrived to find it shut and the owners on holiday! No matter, went round a few corners and found myself outside Eskis. Not busy (it's the holiday season in Lyon!) so getting a table not a problem.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My husband and I had a magnificent lunch at Eskis. We were served a plate of tiny amuse bouches as we were deciding what to order, and they were so splendid and full of surprise that we both immediately opted for the larger of the two pairing menus with the accompanying wine. We were not disappointed. The whole meal was... More 

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Address: 11 rue Chavanne, 69001 Lyon, France
Phone Number: +33 (0)4 78 27 86 93
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11 rue Chavanne, 69001 Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon
  • Phone Number: +33 (0)4 78 27 86 93

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?