Eat + Drink

Boulangerie de L’Académie

Nestled in the quiet and charming streets of old town Lausanne is a new boulangerie with vintage decor and sweet & savory treats.

Daisuki

Bowls of ramen bursting with flavor – a lot of love goes into each dish at Daisuki. This new Japanese and Korean restaurant is a must-visit for every Lausanne foodie.

Brasserie de Paudex

A new neighborhood brasserie with a focus on regionality, seasonality, and creativity. Diners are welcome to delight their taste buds and encounter hospitality at its finest seven days a week.

Cipollino

A hidden restaurant with only 30 covers, Giovanni and his small team are able to pour precision and passion into every dish. And you can taste it.

The Origin of an Olive: How One Sicilian Family Works to Export the Freshest Possible Oil to Switzerland

We flew to Sicily to participate in the harvest of the olive oil we use each day.

L’origine d’une olive : comment une famille sicilienne s’efforce d’exporter l’huile la plus fraîche en Suisse

Nous nous sommes envolés pour la Sicile afin de participer à la récolte de l’huile d’olive que nous utilisons chaque jour.

3 Foraging Activities for Fall in and around Lausanne

Yes we all love admiring the fall foliage, but if you’re a foodie and want to take this season up a notch, why not try foraging this autumn? Here are 3 ways you can connect to nature while also acquiring some delicious ingredients for your meals.

How to Prepare a Brisolée-Themed Picnic

It’s time for one of our favorite autumn traditions, originally from the Valais but now adopted in Vaud.

10 Restaurants to Celebrate Special Occasions in Lausanne

Wedding anniversary? Golden birthday? Graduating from school? If you’re looking for that perfect spot to celebrate a special moment, check out these places in Lausanne that are sure to please for any occasion.

Mosto : a Wine Shop Where Simplicity Is the Ultimate Sophistication

You’ve certainly heard of organic wines; and you’ve maybe heard of bio-dynamic wines; but if what you want is a bottle that goes a step further and sparks a conversation, we’ve got a boutique for you…

Where to Eat La Chasse

The one season every year where tradition and innovation, heritage and exploration arrive on our plate with the most delicious accompaniments. La chasse est arrivée, and here’s where to eat it.

JAJA

Where sophistication and provocation sit comfortably side-by-side, enter the universe of JAJA. A bar and nightclub that invites you to drink, dance, and engage in the magic that’s reserved for a true ‘night out’.

Deliciously Dry: The NOLO Trend Arrives in Switzerland

It started when local craft beer company Dr Gab’s announced their first alcohol-free beer – Placebo – and now, we’re seeing non-alcoholic beverages pop up elsewhere…

07 Sep 21

TERRA: A Sense of Terroir

TERRA is a Swiss-based small business passionate about bridging the gap between the consumer and the craftsmen/craftswomen. What does that mean? Unique and special products with a story, straight to your home.

06 Sep 21

Top 10 Brunch Spots in Lausanne

Eggs, bacon, pancakes, mimosas–if you like to brunch on the weekends, we’ve got a list of where to indulge here in Lausanne.

7 Lakeside Bars You Need to Visit this Summer

Kick back, relax, and take in view of the lake while sipping on something cold. Here are 7 buvettes you need to add to your circuit this summer.

GUANACO Kitchen & Bar

A dining experience near Lausanne that is just as much about the ambiance as it is about the food. Transport yourself to South America, even if just for a few hours.

06 Jul 21

The Art of the Abricot

If there were ever a year to support the local farmers, it’s this one. Buy some apricots from Valais and follow this recipe to make a delicious tart.

Lausanne’s Award-winning Wines Have a New Name and New Online Store

Behind the new name, we find not only excellent wines but also the passion, love, and generosity of the men and women who have contributed to the continuity of the label since 1536.