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Le Tramway

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French, Swiss
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rue de la pontaise 6b, Lausanne 1018, Switzerland
+41 (0)21 646 39 72
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Good for:
Doing business
Outdoor seating

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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
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Outdoor seating
  • Reservations
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Lausanne, Switzerland
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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
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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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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
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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Lausanne, Switzerland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Small Venue with a small but changing Menu. Very nicely presented, friendly service and nice atmosphere. It is on the price side but good, and hence suitable for a special occasion. It is on the way to the Beaulieu Concert hall and hence a good option before a performance which starts around 20:30.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

the place is lovely, not in the very big center, but in La Pontaise, a bit up to the center. Service is perfect, and the chef makes all the fresh food in his kitchen! Here you find quality, in a great athmosphere! It is better to reserve your table in advance, especially on the week end! Must try!

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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 (0)21 646 39 72

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 40 - 120
  • Cuisine: French, Swiss

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Outdoor seating

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?