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“Ok food, rude staff” 2 of 5 bubbles
Review of Okawali

Okawali
Ranked #12 of 210 Restaurants in Villeurbanne
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Japanese
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Ok food, rude staff”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2014

A friend and I met here during lunch time. The place was packed and we didn't have a reservation, so we found a spot outside. Since it was so hot and sunny, we asked if the awning could be pulled down. After 2 waiters said "non", we finally found someone from the kitchen who was willing to do it.
We both ordered the daily menu (formule) of a salad, ramen, and dessert. Everything tasted just okay, but I have definitely had better ramen elsewhere in Lyon. The dessert was a piece of cake with a green tea cream. Although the concept was nice, the cake tasted like it was made 3 days prior. After this first experience, I don't see myself coming back.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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