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rue Marterey 36, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
+41 21 321 38 37
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
3 weeks ago
“Java nice place”
Sep 13, 2017
“a friendly and convivial place for friends or family”
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Cafe, International, French, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
rue Marterey 36, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good ambience very good atmosphere we had great time in this place The pricing is one of the best in Lausanne Yellow chicken was not great and very basic the polenta was good but a little bit cold. The service was very friendly but...More

Thank samferney s
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Got in by chance and were nicely welcome, in a friendly atmosphere, had a good lunch, with good cider. Will definitely return.

Thank Jacqui B
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

This restaurant is a beutiful place to go, staff serves quickly and food is very good, additionally it has a very good quality to price ratio.

Thank Christian M
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Had a lovely evening at the Java with a group of friends. Although we were about 8-10, the service was efficient. I had a fish that I found very good and most of my friends were happy with their various choices. As a desert I...More

Thank Laurence F
Reviewed July 22, 2016

I like this place, we've been there a couple of times for dinner and drinks, and not disappointed! The food is very good, we've tried salads and tartares, also the cocktails and drinks are well-prepared and delicious. As for the service, I'd say it's quite...More

Thank PinarAky
Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

I've relished in the fantastic filet american and suffered terrible wifi. I definitely recommend the XXL for the true neanderthal. But don't come for work, as the router is from the stone age. Would be a great place to read a book, or work offline.More

Thank mrio10
Gilles W, Propriétaire at Java, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2016

Thanks for your comment, I'm happy to hear that your dinner was appreciated. About the wi-fi, please excuse its weakness on the day you visited us, we were in a middle of a network change, so you may have encountered some connexion problem. This point...More

Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant doesn't look special despite the Serge Gainsbourg / Jane Birkin theme. But service is exceptionally convivial and attentive. And is is THE place if you are looking for a tartar (meet or fish). A definite Asian (Indonesian?) influence on many dishes. Limited winey...More

Thank DoJH
Reviewed January 29, 2016

Nice place for a drink and dinner, very cosy and "boudoir" or vintage decoration. We like this place for afterworks (Hugo cocktails excellent and Mojito served with sweets to eat with, very original). Tartare are good (Mexican is great! Japanese a bit less.....). Friendly service

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed January 27, 2016

A nice local place to have a drink anytime during the day and/or enjoy good food in a different atmosphere! I have been going there for the last 15 years :)!

Thank lepolak159
Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Good brunch and Nice drinks served with candies (not all cocktails unfortunately, should change!! You should try their hugo drink - very nice! Avoid the tartares though... Not tasty, not enough spices!

Thank Sandra B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $58
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Marterey 36, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 321 38 37
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