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Ecole de Cuisine de l'Institut Paul Bocuse

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An experience not to be missed!

We booked a table several weeks before leaving on our trip to France. It was one of our best ever... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best meal all year!!!

I’ve always dreamt of eating a Paul Bocuse inspired meal. L’Institut did not disappoint. We had a... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
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“An experience not to be missed!”
Oct 15, 2018
“Best meal all year!!!”
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20 Place Bellecour, 69002, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 37 03 00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a table several weeks before leaving on our trip to France. It was one of our best ever dining experiences. The food was simply superb! Wonderful flavours and just the right serving size. The service from our young and eager wait staff was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

I’ve always dreamt of eating a Paul Bocuse inspired meal. L’Institut did not disappoint. We had a tasting menu with over 12 courses. Each was innovative and executed brilliantly. The tastes were complex and refined while being familiar and approachable. The entire facility is run...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We were surprised to find that they had a place for us the next day for lunch (dinner was fully booked). The atmosphere is very good and friendly. Nice-casual dress code. The food was good and beautifully plated. The service was a bit young and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hirsch R
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I can't recommend this restaurant highly enough. We moved to Lyon in July and a colleague recommended this venue as a good introduction to the city. We booked for a Friday night dinner and had zero expectations not even knowing the details in advance and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant just makes my day! From the snacks (cheese cake and tomato & olive cake), to the seared tuna and poached foie gras with beet root and strawberries to the duck breasts and the mango dessert, I would say the service, the food and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

On a tour with passengers from our river cruise, we decide to go along with others on this morning visit to the L'Institut. We are very glad that we did. Our program was well organized and our instructor was very good. As much as we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Joel L
Reviewed August 1, 2018

My husband and I have dined both at the Institute Paul Bocuse (Place Bellecour) and the Paul Bocuse Institute (Chemin de Calabert); here you get a comparative review of both restaurants which we hope would be helpful to those who are interested. Firstly, for both...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank DrBeeee
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

I walked by the Institut and noticed it was open...I asked if it was open for lunch, and the hostess found that we could have lunch despite the restaurant being ready to close...I told my friend to get down in minutes; he did...and we celebrated...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank travelerlyle
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Being native of Lyon and already knowing the 4 breweries Bocuse as well as the restaurant Marguerite, I wanted to try the restaurant restaurant Place Bellecour. The decor is superb, the service eager, but not too much. Everything we drank and ate was excellent (very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Claude J
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a great lunch here and enjoyed the chique though informal atmosphere. You can watch the cooks preparing the meals and service is very good. Not too expensive, refined menu (3 courses/39 euro’s). Must do when you’re in Lyon.

Date of experience: April 2018
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