Fodor's Expert Review Café des Fédérations

$$ Lyon French

For 80 years this sawdust-strewn café with homey red-check tablecloths has reigned as one of the city's leading bouchons, and although its glory days are long past, it's still a good bet for an authentic experience. For a taste of classic Lyon gastronomy in a historic setting, the deftly prepared local classics like boudin noir, boudin blanc (white-meat sausage), or andouillettes (veal and pork tripe sausage) are hard to beat.

French Historical Casual Lunch Dinner Family Prix-Fixe $$

Quick Facts

8 rue du Major-Martin
Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes  69001, France


Known For:
  • Well-priced prix-fixe lunch menu
  • Authentic atmosphere
  • Great for families
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed late Dec.–Jan. No dinner Sun.

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