Visiting Lyon for the 2019 Bocuse d'Or

Interested in attending the 2019 Bocuse d'Or in Lyon, France in January? Find all of the information about ticketing, places to eat and visit, and other things to know below. Make sure you pack all of your best festive USA outfits to show support for Team USA at the competition! To purchase an official Team USA 2019 t-shirt, visit our online shop here.

For more information about the history and culture of Lyon, visit http://www.en.lyon-france.com/.

 

 

Ticketing & Competition Information

The two-day 2019 Bocuse d'Or will take place on January 29 from 8am-4pm and on January 30 from 8am-4pm.  Make sure to stick around to cheer on Team USA at the Awards Ceremony at 6pm on January 30th. For access to the competition, you will need to sign up for a supporter badge by visiting  https://pass.sirha.com/en/ and using the supporter code SCLBC9. For any additional information please contact Ali Lentini at events@mentorbkb.org.

Directions to the Competition

 

Competition Schedule

Tuesday, January 29th 

Wednesday, January 30th 

 

Places to Eat

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Below are some local restaurant recommendations, including a list of bouchons (a type of restaurant found in Lyon, that serves traditional Lyonnaise cuisine), the restaurants of Paul Bocuse, and Michelin Starred restaurants. 

Bouchons

The Restaurants of Paul Bocuse

 

 

Café Des Federations

Address: 8 Rue Major Martin,
69001 Lyon, France
Phone: +33 4 78 28 26 00


Le Nord

Address: 18 Rue Neuve,
69002 Lyon, France

Phone: +33 4 72 10 69 69

 

Au Petit Bouchon "Chez Georges"
Address: 8 Rue du Garet,
69001 Lyon, France

Phone: +33 4 78 28 30 46

Le Sud
Address: 11 Place Antonin Poncet,
69002 Lyon, France
Phone: +33 4 72 77 80 00

 

La Meunière
Address: 11 Rue Neuve,
69001 Lyon, France

Phone: +33 4 78 28 62 91

L'Este
Address: 14 Place Jules Ferry,
69006
 Lyon, France
Phone: +33 4 37 24 25 26

 

Le Mère Jean
Address: 5 Rue des Marronniers,
69002 Lyon, France
Phone: +33 4 78 37 81 27

L'Ouest
Address: 1 Quai du Commerce,
69009 Lyon, France

Phone: +33 4 37 64 64 64

 

Daniel et Denise
Address: 156 rue de Créqui,
69003 Lyon, France

Phone: +33 4 78 60 66 53

Marguerite
Address: 57 Avenue des Frères Lumière, 
69009 Lyon, France

Phone: +33 4 37 90 03 00

 

Michelin Starred Restaurants

Paul Bocuse
Address: 40 Rue de la Place,
69660 Collonges-au-Mont-d'Or, France

Phone: +33 4 72 42 90 90

Le Mère Brazier
Address: 12 Rue Royale,
69001 Lyon, France

Phone: +33 4 78 23 17 20

Fond Rose
Address: 25 Chemin de Fond Rose, 
69300 Caluire-et-Cuire, France

Phone: +33 4 78 29 34 61

Pierre Orsi
Address: 3 Place Kléber,
69006 Lyon, France

Phone: +33 4 78 89 57 68

 

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Places to Visit

Basilica de Notre Dame de Fourvière

The basilica, built in 1872, occupies what was once the Roman Forum of Trajan.

Phone: +33 4 78 25 13 01
Address: 8 Place de Fourvière, 69005 Lyon
Hours: Mon-Sat 8:30am-11:30am, 2pm-5:30pm

 

Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse

The famed indoor food market has nearly 5 dozen stalls serving up gourmet delights.

Phone: +33 4 78 62 39 33
Address: 102 cours Lafayette, 69003 Lyon
Hours: Mon-Sat 7am-10pm, Sun 7am-2pm

 

Museum of Fine Arts Lyon

The Museum is home to collections of Egyptian antiques, modern art, and some of the most revered exhibits in European art.

Phone: +33 4 72 10 17 40
Address: 20 place des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon
Hours: Mon, Wed-Sun 10am-6pm

 

Canova

Known for the designer's elegant leather goods, mythical silk scarves, and impeccable goods, AC Canova is a prestigious French brand of creativity and quality.

Phone: +33 4 78 39 40 40 
Address: 26 Quai Saint Vincent, 69001 Lyon
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-7:30pm, Sat 10am-6pm

*Please note that hours and operations are subject to change, we encourage you to check the individual websites for the most current information

Other Things to Know

For more information about the history and culture of Lyon, visit http://www.en.lyon-france.com/. Below are some other tips that you might find useful when planning your trip. 

Weather

In January, the temperatures range from 32 degrees Fahrenheit (0 degrees Celsius) to 47 degrees Fahrenheit (5 degrees Celsius), so be sure to wrap up warmly!

Time Difference

France is 6 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time, 7 hours ahead of Central Time, 8 hours ahead of Mountain Time, and 9 hours ahead of Pacific Time.  

Getting Around

Taxis and Uber are generally the form of transportation to use when getting around Lyon. There is also the TCL transportation system including buses and subways.