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Croix d'ouchy

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avenue d' Ouchy 43, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
+41 21 616 22 33
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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226 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here for dinner to eat the game. We were extremely satisfied about the quality and presentation of the food. The service is professional and efficient and the location is very nice and elegant.

Thank Guido U
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196 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is located close to Ouchy, looks quite old fashion inside and the chairs can use an upgrade in terms of quality. The prices are high, especially the wines are expensive. The service is very friendly and attentive. The food served is also of good quality and portions are of reasonable size. So, nice restaurant but an upgrade of... More 

Thank Jopie66
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Quaint restaurant, lovely service, the food is outstanding! The best prawn Risotto I have eaten anywhere in the world.

Thank Carom
Vevey, Switzerland
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Overall high end place with good quality food. What distinguishes this restaurant is their tiramisu. I'm a picky fan of this desert and normally skeptical of restaurant versions. This one is definitely good. Whenever don't feel like making it myself or in the mode 'I want it here now', I go to Croix d'Ouchy

Thank Svit_ana
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

The restaurant certainly has an exceptional atmosphere with a very attentive and friendly staff. The food is traditionally cooked, but nevertheless with a very high quality and fresh ingredients. Definitely a place to return, when in Lausanne.

Thank Montagnola
Wurzburg, Germany
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233 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

A friend of mine told me that this is one of the best restaurant in Lausanne and gave me a invitation. They have the "cafe" which is very homely and the restaurant elegant and a beautiful terrace which wasn't open in May. The food is excellent and the service swiss perfection. It seems that every single dish is freshly cooked... More 

1 Thank ralfkrueger2211
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43 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

La Croix d'Ouchy is one of the best and also my favorite restaurant in Lausanne! The owner is a wonderful lady who is always trying to do her best to please everybody. They have the "café ", which is very cosy , the restaurant more elegant and in summer a beautiful terrace . The food is always excellent and the... More 

Thank Caroline E
Lausanne, Switzerland
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We had a dinner after a long an strenuous day in the office. On an unusual warm September evening the staff was attentive and made perfect recommendations for food and wine. We had the Carpaccio and as main course Osobucco and beef. All very well cooked and served at leisure. Enjoyable evening with nothing left to demand.

Thank Lobsterbuddah
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Dined here on a Wednesday evening, and admittedly for a Swiss restaurant, we arrived quite late...8:30pm. The table was nice, located outside under the trees. When we arrived, the restaurant was fairly busy, so it took a little while to get menus and then our order taken. When it arrived, the food was nicely prepared, and presented in an attractive... More 

Thank Julian S
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

Excellent food and service. The food is relatively fat, but so good! Never eaten artisanal tagliatelle like this before. Meat is excellent and well cooked, sauces are perfect, wine is very well chosen. A slight minus for the warmth of the main dining room, you may choose to go to the "café" for a less stifling, but a little bit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$22 - $134
Italian, French, Swiss, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: avenue d' Ouchy 43, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 616 22 33

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?