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Au Petit Bouchon Chez Georges

) #22 of 2,837 Restaurants in Lyon $$ - $$$ French, European
8 rue du Garet, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 28 30 46
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European
$$ - $$$
8 rue du Garet, 69001, Lyon, France
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11 - 20 of 65 reviews

Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

As a top rated bouchon I expected more. The seating was very cramped and uncomfortable and it was so hot inside. The salmon was pretty good and my husbands steak was extremely chewy. It did not live up to its ratings.More

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misyol, Gérant at Au Petit Bouchon Chez Georges, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2016
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Bonjour et désolé pour ce moment apparemment moyen, mais si j'en lis les commentaires, cela ne correspond pas à mon...More

Reviewed November 2, 2016

There are quite some places in Lyon where you can “experience” a bouchon. But not all of them are serving high quality food. Chez Georges, there is no doubt about that. Food is just succulent here. On the menu you will find most of the...More

2  Thank Renet_58
Reviewed September 27, 2016

That was a great experience, but you must know two things: 1. Really hard to get a table, you need to make a reservation, place is really small. 2. You will not eat a burger there... It will be Lyonnais.

1  Thank AroldoEG
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Really did not know what to expect from this restaurant. This is a very small place with typical crowed tables. The tables were fill with locals and those in the know for great food. It was the best representation of Salad Lyonnaise that we had....More

1  Thank william p
Reviewed September 20, 2016

I remember this bouchon from my time as a student in Lyon decades ago, when bouchons were part of the daily life. Times and tastes have indeed changed, as has Lyon for the better. Chez Georges has remained a traditional restaurant with good food at...More

2  Thank HalMaine
Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is a traditional Lyonnaise restaurant with many offal dishes which i must admit i did not try. The chef was very friendly and happy to explain the menu to the French-speakers, but unfortunately he didn't speak any English and the menu wasn't available in...More

3  Thank Stavria A
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We were staying in Lyon for 5 nights and had a family recommendation to dine at this vouch on. We were glad that we booked, by dropping in at lunchtime while looking around the Hotel de Ville and Opera. Even on a Tuesday night, many...More

3  Thank Raymor56
Reviewed August 17, 2016

The place is very tiny and tables are really closed to one another but this is the "bouchon way of life". We really enjoyed the food and thank god they have air condotionned.

Thank nicwatts99
Reviewed July 30, 2016

Our local friends invited us to this restaurant with our kids. The chef was helpful in cooking something for the kids. I ate the best "tablier de sapeur" I've had in a long time, all in a very enjoyable authentic setting.

Thank Philippe T
Reviewed June 16, 2016

We had been wanting to taste some local food and kept hearing about the Salade Lyonnaise and with the help of one of the forum experts we were led to this delight. We started with a light white wine, which was refreshing and some pork...More

1  Thank Keza_WA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$26 - $39
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue du Garet, 69001, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Terreaux - Bat D'argent
  • Neighborhood: Terreaux - Bat D'argent
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 28 30 46
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