Hôtel de Ville
The Hôtel de Ville, fronting the place des Terreaux was built in 1655 but given its present ornate façade in 1702. When Daniel Buren’s...
Opéra de Lyon
Lyon's neoclassical 1831-built opera house was modernised in 1993 by renowned French architect Jean Nouvel, who added the striking...
Musée des Beaux-Arts
This stunning and eminently manageable museum showcases France's finest collection of sculptures and paintings outside Paris from...
La Fée Verte
You guessed it, the green-bedecked Green Fairy specialises in devilish old absinthe. There's usually electro and hip-hop a couple of...
This respected bouchon's decor of lace curtains and sepia-toned lighting retains an intimate ambience. The lunch menus and à la carte...
Chez Hugon information
Lonely Planet review
The original 1937 interior is a real blast from the past at Madame Hugon's place, once of the busiest in the city due to its loyal regulars.