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“Brilliant French cuisine!”
Review of Au Temps Perdu

Au Temps Perdu
Ranked #1,012 of 3,688 Restaurants in Lyon
Cuisines: French
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Reviewed July 20, 2014

Mmmm. We had a most excellent sampling of local favourites such as grenouilles, escargot, gambas, and duck. It was a very authentic local restaurant off the beaten track with a brilliant view from the top floor! Not much English speaking, which was fine because we are French speakers. Desert was excellent. Their local win selection is excellent and reasonably priced. Merci pour la nuit vraiment sympas!

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Reviewed January 8, 2014

Retuning to Lyon after approximately 5 years, many of my favourite restaurants had either closed or changed hands, thus I had to rely on the advice of friends to find somewhere to spend New Year's Eve with a friend. They recommended "Au Temps Perdu" in the Pentes de la Croix-Rousse region of Lyon.

It was an excellent choice. The restaurant is quite small with places for about 30 people I would guess. Decor was relatively neutral in that there was nothing that now, one week later, springs readily to mind.

The menu, while not extensive, was very well selected. The service from the moment we arrived could not have been better: friendly, relaxed while attentive without becoming too much.

The wine selection was also not extensive but certainly more than adequate. There were the usual house wine selections plus 4-5 wines only available in bottles.

Prices were pretty standard for Lyon. Our bill ran to €120 for two people including tip.

Overall a great night out with excellent food in a friendly atmosphere. I am sure I will return when next in Lyon. Recommended...

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Reviewed December 9, 2013

My friend recommended me to try this place to have a dinner. She said that it's something special about it. And sure is! Great food, staff, music, atmosphere, ... I really felt great there. It's quite small all together, but it worked for me perfectly. Prices are also very accessible.

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