Restaurants + Cafés

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.

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.

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.

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.

6 Delicious Hikes Near Lausanne

Hike eat hike. Here are a handful of hikes for food enthusiasts who like to indulge in a good meal and some fresh air & exercise in a beautiful setting.

Tic Toc St-Prex

Here, it’s always aper-o-clock. A seasonal bar with refreshing drinks and tasty snacks under the idyllic historical clock of St-Prex.

Njørden

A beautiful and immersive dining experience where we can explore both the local region merged with Scandinavia–every detail is meant to surprise and delight you.

Bibibowl

Healthy, authentic, flavorful Korean takeout right in the center of Lausanne. If you’ve never tried bibimbap (or if you have and love it), you’ll need to discover this little gem opened by two friends from South Korea.

Bread Store

What happens when the French and the Swiss combine forces in the world of bread? Only a visit to Bread Store can reveal the magic this union inspires.

Bottle Lausanne: Café des Philosophes

An urban bar and restaurant with an upscale and regional menu–this is a spot where all are welcome to take a seat, a sip & a bite, and enjoy.

Un Po’ di Più Trattoria

A ‘twisted’ trattoria that is familiar, friendly, and offers authentic Italian dishes in the heart of Lausanne.

Sleepy Bear Coffee Shop

From roasting to preparation, everything is carried out with the greatest of care for the craft of coffee.

Grotto2

Dine under a canopy of lush trees, listen to the sound of water rushing below. It’s not a cave, but it certainly feels isolated in the best way.