Franglish Lyon Metro Bar Map

Feeling a little lost on finding a great bar in Lyon? Fear no more, Franglish are here to make la vie lyonnaise easier for you. We've created a metro map of the best bar at a short walking distance from each metro station, so now you can discover the entire city and have an excuse for a drink wherever you are!  With our handy little plan, you'll know all the best spots in Lyon like the back of your hand in no time! 

 

Whether you're in the mood for casual, chic, cosy or crazy, we've got it all covered.

 

P.S In aim of choosing the best and only the best, we've left out a few bars at the end of the metro lines.

 
 
Metro Line A 
 
PERRACHE:  La Movida
 
16, rue Général Plessier, 69002
 
Recently opened in October 2013, La Movida has already gained a reputation for its genuine Spanish tapas and excellent mojitos.  With a funky 80s and 90s vibe, great value happy hours and fresh, homemade tapas for only 1.80 euros a plate, this tapas bar is a winner for a fun, affordable night out with friends. 
 
 
 
AMPERE: Gump's Corner 
 
25, place Carnot, 69002
 
Boasting a specialty of unlimited king prawns and an extensive drinks menu, this friendly Irish pub is an ideal hangout. Known for their excellent service, the Gump's Corner team will make you feel right at home.
 
Facebook: Gumps-Corner
 
 
BELLECOUR: Brooklyn Bar 
 
14, rue de la Monnaie, 69002 
 
This New York inspired bar certainly lives up to its 'Cocktails, food and music' motto. Sip a cocktail or two, relax on the cosy armchairs and treat your tastebuds to some tantalising tapas here at Brooklyn Bar.   Located in the heart of the city, it is an unmissable spot! 
 
 
 
CORDELIERS: M.O.M.A 
 
8, rue Chavanne, 69001
 
At M.O.M.A  (Maintenant On Mange Autrement), they like to impress. From the delightful decor to the impeccable service, not to mention the delectable tapas and wine, prepare to be impressed. Offering lunch, dinner, aperative, tapas, afterwork, or brunch on Sundays, there is always a right time to go to M.O.M.A
 
 
 
HOTEL DE VILLE: L'Antiquaire
 
20, rue H. Flandrin, 69001 
 
A Gatsby-esque style bar that makes you feel like you've gone back in time to a speakeasy in 1920s Prohibition America.  Let yourself be seduced by the glamorous cocktails and jazz music in this sleek little bar. With international award winning bartenders, expect only the best here at one of Lyon's finest spots. 
 
 
 
FOCH: Café du Pond 
 
11, place Maréchal Lyautey, 69 006 
 
No matter what the season, the terrace bar at Café du Pond offers fantastic wining and dining with gorgeous surroundings over the Place Maréchal Lyautey.  
 
 
 
MASSENA: La Meditrina
 
61, rue Masséna, 69006
 
A well loved Italian treasure for all wine lovers. In true Italian spirit, you simply cannot drink wine without a delicious platter of homemade antipasti, Italian cheese and dried meats ! With fine wines from 3.20 to 5 euros a glass, the temptation is too high to resist. La bella vita
 
 
 
CHARPENNES Charles Hernu: Chichkhane 
 
3, rue des Teinturiers, 69100, Villeurbanne 
 
The wonderfully exotic Chichkhane offers several fruity shisha flavours, milkshakes, Turkish coffee and special teas. Sit back and sink into the sofas in the lounge bar, and prepare to be enchanted by the Middle Eastern decor and aromas.
 
 
 
REPUBLIQUE VILLERBANNE: K Box Club
 
2, cours de la République, 69100, Villeurbanne 
 
Inspired by the Japanese karaoke concept, K Box Club is the place to drink and sing the night away in private booths!  Perfect for birthdays, special occasions or simply an 'out of the ordinary' night out with friends.  No doubt the marvellous cocktails will get you letting your hair down and singing your lungs out ! 
 
 
 
GRATTE-CIEL: Ninkasi Gratte-Ciel
 
6, avenue Henri Barbusse, 69100, Villeurbanne
 
Beer, burgers and music is what the reputable brasserie chain Ninkasi do best.   The chain believes in all things local, from using high quality regional produce in their food to locally produced beer.  They even offer guided visits in their own brand Ninkasi beer factory every Saturday ! Here at the Gratte-Ciel branch, local also takes the form of Lyon's budding musical talent, with regular music concerts held several nights a week ! 
 
 
 
 
Metro Line B
 
BROTTEAUX:  La Consigne 
 
13 Ter, Place J. Ferry, 69006
 
Selecting your wine and tapas here gets a little tricky, as everything looks so tempting. La Consigne is well loved amongst Lyon's foodies and wine aficionados. With its trendy, elegant interior, this is just the place for romantic dates. 
 
 
 
PART-DIEU: Coté Part Dieu 
 
105, rue de la Part-Dieu, 69003
 
This wine bar and restaurant is an excellent and affordable example of fine French dining. A glass of wine from their carefully selected list will set you back no more than 4 euros, and the excellent selection of typical French dishes, namely Lyon's specialty la quenelle are well worth the value.   
 
 
 
PLACE GUICHARD:  Mademoiselle Rêve
 
215, rue Vendôme, 69003
 
A genorous plate of French fromage and charcuterie, glasses of delicious wines on red and white checkered tableclothes. What a picture perfect image of traditional French dining! At Madamoiselle Rêve, expect just this.  This charming little place prides itself with a fine selection of wine and dishes made from fresh local produce, along with with excellent friendly service and music. 
 
 
 
 
SAXE GAMBETTA: Indo Café
 
14, rue de la Thibaudière, 69007
 
This is a Vietnamese restaurant and bar lounge unlike no other in Lyon.  Well loved by loyal clients, Indo Café is famous for genuine Vietnamese dishes served in a funky vintage yet homely setting, and the chilled vibe of its cocktail lounge.    The restaurant can even be called a sort of cultural centre, with pop up art exhibitions, DJ nights, cocktail workshops and even a nail bar on special occassions.  Most definitely an unmissable address!
 
 
 
JEAN MACE: A KGB
 
2, rue des Bons Enfants, 69007
 
Eat, drink and dance the night away at KGB's restaurant, vodka cocktail bar and club, Soviet style !  In true Russian fashion, vodka is at the heart of everything, including the scallop ceviche, chocolate mouuse and onion jam.  After dining, make your way to the vodka bar to try one (or more...) of the 30 types of vodka, before dancing away until the early morning! 
 
 
 
Metro Line C 
 
 
CROIX- PAQUET: Le Terrin du Lapin Blanc
 
37, rue I. Colomès, 69001
 
Come enter the world of Alice in Wonderland at Lyon's most charming, psychedelic bar.  Sit back in your armchair with an artisanal beer in hand and soak in the kitsch yet romantic gothic feel. Did we mention the tapas starts at just one euro?
 
 
 
CROIX ROUSSE: Paddy's Corner
 
4, Rue de la Terrasse, 69004 
 
If a casual drink with friends in a buzzing environment is what you're after, look no further than Paddy's Corner.  The atmosphere is always lively here, with football matches playing on the plasma screen, quiz nights every other Tuesday and concerts every Thursday night. What's more, a pint of beer is just 4 euros. We might as well call it happy hour every hour here at Paddy's
 
 
 
Metro Line D
 
 
VALMY: La Playa
 
32, quai Arloing, 69009
 
A fun and  family friendly establishment, La Playa is ideal for special events and large groups. With a restaurant serving traditional French cuisine and unlimited wine, and a karaoké dancefloor, there's definitely something for everyone here. 
 
 
 
GORGE DE LOUP:   L'Adresse  
 
41, quai Pierre Scize, 69009 
 
The trendy stock exchange concept bar in London, New York and Paris has finally come to Lyon ! Two plasma screens show the changing prices of drinks every 90 seconds never fails to get the crowd excited. L'Adresse is both a chic bar-restaurant and club favouring house and electro music. Ideal for a stylish night out
 
 
 
VIEUX LYON: Elephant and Castle 
 
16, quai de Bondy, 69005 
 
Be sure to pay a visit to this friendly pub situated in the quaint old part of town. This English style pub serves excellent draught beers, not to mention of course, the hearty full English breakfash and oh so British fish and chips. The cosy wooden interior will make you feel right at home ! 
 
 
 
LA GUILLOTIERE: Gonzo Bar  
 
3, rue Montesquieu, 69007 
 
Gonzo Bar is a fairly new addition to Lyon's nightlife scene but has already gained itself a big name.  With regular DJ sets, delicious hot dogs, and an excellent menu of cocktails and artisanal beers, Gonzo Bar is the 'coup de cœur' for all the city's cool kids.  
 
 Facebook: Gonzo-Bar-Lyon
 
 
GARIBALDI: Victoria Hall  
 
33, Rue du Repos, 69007
 
If sleek and chic is your vibe, Victoria Hall is just for you. Known for the stunning decor and atmospheric terrace, Victoria Hall is the place to go for a classier evening, whether it be in the sushi specialist restaurant, the bar lounge or the atmospheric terrace. Dress up and let your hair down on the weekend with DJ events every Friday and Saturday. No doubt they live up to their motto ;  'luxury, tranquility and exquisite pleasure.' (luxe, calme et volupté)
 
 
 
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