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Holy Cow! Gourmet Burger Company- Cheneau De Bourg

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American, Fast Food, Hamburgers
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Rue Cheneau-De-Bourg 17, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
+41 21 312 24 04
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Tue 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Late Night
Description: At this time we do not take reservations, however there is plenty of...
At this time we do not take reservations, however there is plenty of seating so come on by!
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Good for:
Dining on a budget

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  • 134
    Excellent
  • 168
    Very good
  • 42
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Busy place that serves great burgers

Were we on a family holiday in Lausanne and were heard about this restuarant. It was a real surprised to find this burger restaurant. It offered lots of burger choices and the quality were excellent. It was very busy and has limited seating but well worth the wait. For Switzerland it was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
Don Y
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Richmond, Canada
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
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Richmond, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Were we on a family holiday in Lausanne and were heard about this restuarant. It was a real surprised to find this burger restaurant. It offered lots of burger choices and the quality were excellent. It was very busy and has limited seating but well worth the wait. For Switzerland it was reasonably priced.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

A very good place and a wide choice of excellent burgers. A young and simple atmosphere (long wooden tables where everyone seats next to eachother) and an very good and quick service. On top you have a good range of locally crafted beers.

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Please go before you hungry. It's long waiting time but you must try. Local burger better than mc donald's.

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Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Holy Cow is centrally located just above Flon in Lausanne. The restaurant is comprised of long tables with benches that seat about twenty people each. This is a great spot for families to get a great burger, hear some good music, and enjoy the bustling atmosphere. It may even be possible to start a conversation with the people around you.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Very nice hamburger, it's a simple place so don't expect luxo, good prices it could be cheaper to Switzerland but really good food.

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Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at Holy Cow! Gourmet Burger Company- Cheneau De Bourg, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for visiting Holy Cow! and taking the time to leave your review. From your review we understand that you don't remember your burger experience in our restaurant with a "wow" memory. Our aim is to always exceed our customer’s expectations. At Holy Cow! we believe gourmet is about high quality ingredients and exotic tastes made by skilled... More 

Switzerland
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

The food is good, the place cozy, and as others have said, pricy when compared to other local burgers fast foods. But be careful with their fidelity card. I discovered after purchasing a dozen menu burgers, that contrary to what they claim the 13th is not offered! They don't charge you the burger (and you have a limited choice) but... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Nice food but a bit pricy. What is nice is that the service is quick and effective. They serve all day so if you're hungry at 4, you can catch a bite. Enjoy

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Singapore, Singapore
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51 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Awesome burgers. Buns are sweet and the beef is tender and juicy. Fries as tasty. Meat cooked to the right tenderness. Restaurant is quite appealing with an adjoining cellar ... Quite a pleasant surprise. A wide range of menu. Highly recommended if you like fast food with great taste. Happy eating.

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Lausanne
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

It's not easy to find a good burger in Switezrland. Holy Cow is a place to have a really good burger. Unfortunately due to a little space, the best time to get your burger is in spring or summer time. Eating on a street in winter is not fun. Food is great,

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

If you are dead set on having a good burger in Lausanne, this is the place to go. They are burger-specialists, with a wide range of burgers. Very good burgers, fries and sauces. However, in my opinion the Holy Cow! burgers offerings are way too expensive. Yes, this is Switzerland, where anything of good quality costs a lot, but I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rue Cheneau-De-Bourg 17, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 312 24 04

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, Fast Food, Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget

Description

At this time we do not take reservations, however there is plenty of seating so come on by!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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