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Le Tramway

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rue de la pontaise 6b, Lausanne 1018, Switzerland
+41 21 646 39 72
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Dining options: Dinner, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff

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  • 45
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  • 24
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good French Dinner

This restaurant is a French Bistro. The restaurant is simple, people are nice and food is very good. Portions are abundant and very well prepared. Ingredients are fresh and the menu changes through the year. Prices are in line with Lausanne, but portions are bigger than usual. Prices are available... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Valeria C
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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  • Doing business
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71 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Lausanne, Switzerland
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We came in 10 minutes late and the waiter was extremely rude to us during the whole diner. They only serve 5 different main dishes and didn't have 2 of them. They also added 10 Francs to the bill and called it "Cuisine" for no reason at all, when we asked about it he told us that it was because... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Worst restaurant in Lausanne !Extremely Overpriced ! They charged WATER and BREAD even!!!Plus the majority of the menu plates were not available! The menu contains few items anyway!

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This restaurant is a French Bistro. The restaurant is simple, people are nice and food is very good. Portions are abundant and very well prepared. Ingredients are fresh and the menu changes through the year. Prices are in line with Lausanne, but portions are bigger than usual. Prices are available on the site of the restaurant. Since I went there... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Just a lovely place with really good food at good value and great friendly service, a mini get away for that Bretagne feeling. Earthy!!

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We had two creative starters with traditional ingrédients including the tartar. Mains were fish and the entrecôte, both were well served and tasty. The environment is clean, traditional and pleasant. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Really brilliant dinner, the waiter and chef are excellent, and the interior is intimate. We went in winter so ate indoors, can't wait to visit in Summer and try the terrace! Very happy to have this as a local eatery!

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Vevey, Switzerland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Lovely restaurant with charming atmosphere, the menu remains simple but each dish is made of fresh and well prepared ingredients. Definitely worth the try!

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

we were four hungry guys after a long journey. Food was creative, well presented and delicious. First time I had Kangaroo steaks, so I if you're in for a culinary adventure you came to the right place.

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Pully, Switzerland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The menu is small but the ingredients and quality of the food are excellent. You won't be dissapointed. Must try!

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lausanne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Sweet little neighborhood place, non-pretentious, it offers great food and wine. It perfectly fits easygoing gourmands :) The service is lovely.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: rue de la pontaise 6b, Lausanne 1018, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 646 39 72

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 43 - 75
  • Cuisine: French, Swiss

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?