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Petit Lyon restaurant, Wellington, 1983

Petit Lyon restaurant, Wellington, 1983

BYO restaurant Petit Lyon opened in Willis Street, Wellington, in 1983. It was known for offering a new menu each night based on the freshest ingredients available. Owner Ian Garner stands outside Petit Lyon the year it opened.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1983/4305
Photograph by Stuart Ramson

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Perrin Rowland, 'Restaurants and food outlets - New dining experiences', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 August 2022)

Story by Perrin Rowland, published 5 Sep 2013