Eat + Drink

Le CouCou Hotel & Restaurant

For that special occasion, or just to change your perspective and take a deep inhale of some fresh mountain air, consider Le CouCou. It’s a culinary exploration with a significant side of beauty.

L’Ulivo

A sidewalk restaurant hidden in plain sight. If you want authentic Italian flavors with a side of friendly service, look no further.

L’Impression

A neighborhood bistro that’s worth the trip even if you don’t live around the corner. Here, we take our time and enjoy every bite.

17 Mar 21

Farmy Finds: It’s Wild Garlic Season in Switzerland

Nothing says “spring in Switzerland” like the arrival of wild garlic or “ail des ours”! Check out three incredible recipes that are easy, flavorful, and use local products.

Signs Of Spring As We Welcome New Restaurants

Officially one year after the world seemed to stop we are encouraged to see that out of the pandemic’s ruin comes new growth.

An Italian Morning Routine with Bongusto

A café that does not assimilate, nor follow the ever-changing fashions of the moment. It is unabashedly Italian and classic in its offer.

23 Feb 21

How the COVID Crisis Will Transform the Way We Eat

The industry is on a knife’s edge. Here are five innovations to expect when dining in the future.

15 Feb 21

Five fast, flavor-packed Lausanne lunches

Skip the lifeless supermarket sandwiches and mix up your midday “mangeaille” with these five delicious workday lunch options.

12 Feb 21

3 Soups You Should Make This Weekend

Temperatures are lingering below zero, and we’re all home anyway. So why not make a warm and comforting bowl of something tasty?

29 Nov 20

3 Festive Cocktails to Make at Home

The holidays are approaching, but should we act like we need an excuse to drink (#2020)? Here are three fun and festive cocktails that are simple and satisfying to make at home.

Food Delivery – Meal Kits, Groceries, and Baked Goods

We’ve pull together a list of food delivery companies making “stay at home” easy as pie.

13 Nov 20

Back to the Basics: Zymi Boulangerie

Zymi boulangerie is using recipes that are thousands of years old, yet the taste of baker Tina Kjeldskouv Heiz’s bread has awakened a new-found appetite for history and tradition.

A Love Letter to Latin America: Lucha Libre

Wanderlust but no where to go? Let your itchy feet guide you to Rue Marterey where the fiesta is on, all year long.

07 Sep 20

Les Jardins Du Vieux-Lausanne et Bar Giraf

An oasis in the heart of the city, Les Jardins is a seasonal local favorite that’s just too good not to share.

07 Sep 20

A Culinary Journey to Peru with El Batan

Perhaps you don’t need an expensive flight to get authentic Peruvian flavors right here in Lausanne.

Sardine

Travel may be on hold, but a simple stroll up to La Cité is enough to whisk you away, if only for a night.