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Rue Marterey 9, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
+41 21 312 19 33
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thu - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Visitor rating
  • 33
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Italian food

A good place to eat fine Italian food in a decent atmosphere with funny waiters and a good price! I will be back!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
lepolak159
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good place to eat fine Italian food in a decent atmosphere with funny waiters and a good price! I will be back!

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Thank lepolak159
Chardonne, Switzerland
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Have been in this resto a few times now and I really like it! Your standard Italian has pizza, pasta and meat... This one only does pasta!! The pasta dishes they serve are super!! Fresh and with seasonal influences.. Like pasta with black truffle. They also offer a nice wine card with some really good wines at great prices. The... More 

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1 Thank Andre B
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175 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

What I ha liked was not a too large menu and everything we had was fresh and delicious. Polpetti in umido as appetizer, linguine vongole and bottariga as main course and for dessert we had babà rhum with home made ice cream. We had a super Tudcany wine Le Macchiole

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Thank Guido U
Einsiedeln, Schwyz, Switzerland
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

Visited this restaurant last week with some friends and ordered the pasta with sun dried tomatoes and artichockes as primo piatto: pasta was not yet al dente and the tomatoes and artichockes of few flavour. As a main i took white fish with olive tapenade on top, spinach and black rice on the side. Spinach was way too salty, black... More 

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Thank Patrick B
London, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Our 5th or 6th time in this restaurant, often came for birthdays with family. This time was for Valentine, absolutely amazing. Great service, excellent wine recomendation, delicious carpaccio, amazing pastas perfectely cooked! Very romantic atmosphere, not only for Valentine bdw. Love the open kitchen too, nice to see the artists at work :-)

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Thank team_beezoo
Lausanne, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

This is by far the worst dining experience that I have ever had! We were treated terribly, charged a completely incorrect amount and the food was deplorable. I am shocked and upset by how awful it was. They didn't even serve cappucinos and they claim to be an Italian restaurant? Ridiculous. Just horrific.

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1 Thank Therese H
Lausanne, Switzerland
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

The menu offers very good meals that requires you time in order to choose, very good aspect. Environment quiet and nice, service very attentive making recommendations. We ordered gnochi with pistaccio sauce and prawns and it was delicious. In general, highly recommendable.

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Thank elenadguez
Aarhus, Denmark
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We have been here twice. On both occasions really good, authentic italian food was served. The staff is friendly, but only speaks a little English. The athmosphere is relaxed and cosy.This is without doubt our favorite restaurant in Lausanne, and we will for sure go here again ..... you should try it too.

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1 Thank TheJensensHinnerup
Fribourg
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

They serve really tasty italian food, but there are too few things to choose from the menu, and very few vegetarian dishes. The starters are way to expensive for what they really are, even though the ones I've tried were good. And the service is slow and unattentive, it's always a bit disappointing.

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Thank coconutjarvis
The GreenHeart of Holland
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

I had some doubts when I entered the restaurant as at 19:00 there where no visitors, other restaurants in the neighbourhood where more busy. Still went in and asked for a table on the terace. No regret about the food, really good food, but a bit pricey. The waiter was friendly but did not speak English. Later in the evening... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rue Marterey 9, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 312 19 33

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 89
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?