At the foot of Croix Rousse, this tree-shaded square has a small village atmosphere, with its bars, restaurants and ice-cream places.
Place des Terreaux
The centrepiece of the Presqu'île's beautiful central square is a 19th-century fountain made of 21 tonnes of lead and sculpted by...
Musée des Beaux-Arts
This stunning and eminently manageable museum showcases France's finest collection of sculptures and paintings outside of Paris from...
La Boite à Café – Café Mokxa
A favourite haunt of Lyonnais caffeine fiends and students, this laid-back place on the Croix Rousse slopes roasts its own beans and...
Le Saint Vincent
The ample three-course lunch menu of home-cooked soups and stews, fish and meat dishes and desserts is reason enough to visit this cosy...
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Café Cousu information
Directly across the street from the fashion design shops of Passage Thiaffait, this hole-in-the-wall entices an arty crowd with its healthy lunches and homemade tarts and cakes, as well as its buzzing weekend brunch. It does have a few vegetarian options. Cheese or charcuterie platters are served in the evening.