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Le Caro de Lyon

#465 of 2,968 Restaurants in Lyon
$$ - $$$French, European,
25 rue du Bat D Argent, 69001, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 39 58 58
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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French, European, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
25 rue du Bat D Argent, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed May 15, 2016

Went as a table of four.Sat on the covered terrasse. Service was prompt and friendly. Menus were good value for money.The quenelles were not the best but very decent. Desserts were good and hearty. A sure choice if in Lyon and don't forget to visit...More

Thank angelo65Geneva
Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

really enjoyed the Perfect service from the staff. I found the food good though the wine is a bit expensive. I had a menu with the snells as starters, good; then the duck which was ok even though I would have liked it better with...More

Thank LIN B
Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

Nice decor , ok food , nice people but a bit too slow on service despite best efforts . The quenelle was too hot, almost burning while the saucisson Lyonnais was fine but not refined .

Thank Geoffroy d
Reviewed November 22, 2015

I had a lovely ris de veau, which is not easy to find. The setting is lovely, location good after a day of shopping. There was a nice wine selection, with a reasonably priced Gigondas. One of my friend's meat dish was undercooked, but they...More

Thank sg_pixel
Reviewed October 23, 2015

Very nice restaurant in down town Lyon, one of the many but a real good one. Not a Buchon so possibility to eat also a Franch cousin. Good wine selection e good service

Thank Luigi P
Reviewed June 13, 2015

Family of four expats in for dinner before moving back stateside. We had eaten at Caro 3 years ago when we arrived in Lyon and it was fantastic. Our experience yesterday was much more mixed. Our waiter and the rest of the staff were superb...More

1  Thank kelbil
Reviewed May 19, 2015

My wife and I highly recommend this restaurant for Lunch, as we were travelling we've made a stop in Lyon on our way for the south of France and the meal and the service at the Caro were tremendous. I've put a picture of Sea...More

Thank Gab L
Reviewed May 14, 2015

We went here a few years back and had great meals. This time very ordinary,and not cheap.poor value for money. The turbot was full of bones, so many small ones that it was tricky to eat. Just lazy cooking. Not many people there so maybe...More

Thank maura f
Reviewed February 3, 2015

A lovely brasserie on the presqu'ile. Nice atmosphere, great service and really wonderful food. Set menus feature really interesting dishes with quality ingredients, served in generous portions. For smokers, covered heated terrace. Would highly recommend for business or a family meal.

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juliette d, Propriétaire at Le Caro de Lyon, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2015
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Merci beaucoup pour ce message très sympathique. En espérant vous revoir lors d'un prochain voyage sur Lyon. Cordialement,

Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

Went with a group of chefs. Made to sit on the pavement under the draughty awning in January. Poor table layout. Dreadful food and not a good advert for Lyon. The main course was dried up duck and the pudding was an Eton mess that...More

Thank londonhillclimber
juliette d, Gérant at Le Caro de Lyon, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2015
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Bonsoir, Votre commentaire n'est pas en relation avec la réalité. L'organisateur de votre groupe avait validé le fait que vous...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
French, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Private Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 rue du Bat D Argent, 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 39 58 58
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