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Address: 22 Rue des Saules, Paris, France
Phone Number: 33-1-46-06-85-87
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9:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Tue - Sun 9:00 pm - 1:00 am
Activities: Nightlife, Drinking, Dining
Description: Originally opened in 1860, this famous cabaret bar still offers rousing...
Originally opened in 1860, this famous cabaret bar still offers rousing performances of song, dance and comedy as well as quality foods and wines.
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Bqck to roots.

Kind of cabaret not for people who loves the artificial "wonderfull show". But the people who love french culture , authentic artistic show will love it. Nice french "good old... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
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Brisbane
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49 reviews 49 reviews
3 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

For those looking for something different, but authentic, Au Lapin Agile is pure gold; atmospheric, intimate and great fun. You are part of the cabaret and can join in the many famous old French songs. The artists are not only passionate in their presentation of a part of Paris that no longer exists; they are also talented, professional and engaging.... More 

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Paris, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Kind of cabaret not for people who loves the artificial "wonderfull show". But the people who love french culture , authentic artistic show will love it. Nice french "good old times" song. I really appreciate cassita n michel Bergam. But you don't need be french to enjoy. Just let you enter in the atmosfear n you'll not regret it.

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Bucharest
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

If you are looking for a traditional style cabaret in Paris (the one with French music, not with naked dancers) Au Lapin Agile is the best. Of course you should love French music. The place is small but cozy, you'll be fascinated about the singers. Try it, you'll love.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We had such an intoxicating experience in Au lapin Agile! Even though we didn't know even one song nor french, the place is magical and you get carried away with the chansons and songs. great show of very talented people. BUT - if you are not familiar with the chansons and songs you might get bored. take that in minid... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I love that I have tried this place but I had enough after 15 minutes but felt obligated to stay for another 90 minutes. The history is interesting, the local charming and an overall fun experience...but it's also hot in there, no drinks served other then the sticky sweet glass of house wine when entering and the benches a bit... More 

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India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The first time I heard about the singing cabaret was during one of the walking tours, and I was immediately fascinated by the whole idea. So I reserved ticket online ( I was told that they get booked and get sold out), however this was not the case. Anticipating a huge crowd on a week night in December, I got... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Too often it seems that iconic institutions are a big disappointment because they are resting on their laurels, but that is NOT the case here! An incredible evening of entertainment in 150+ year old venue! Any of it's famous former habitués would still enjoy the ambiance and intellectual "vibe" found here. Intimate space with no stage puts the performers in... More 

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Ra'anana, Israel
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

listenning to french shansons . a group of singers. a nice glass of wine and you dont want the evening to end. the only problem r the small chairs that break your back. but the place is kept unattached as it was a 100 years ago, so to get the atmosphere, yo have to sucrify yr convenience.

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Brooklyn, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

One of the red letter highlights of our Paris trip. For 2-3 hours, it felt like we had been transported to a bygone era of cozy cabarets. Even if you are sandwiched between fellow tourists on a wooden bench, and the occasional tour group might file in, it still feels like a singular experience. The performers gather at a nearby... More 

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Kawasaki, Japan
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

To say it upfront, we thoroughly enjoyed the evening, although we regretted having to leave around midnight, because we had a plane to catch the next morning. Au Lapin Agile delivered exactly what it says on the package: A delightful evening filled with French chansons! I liked the fact that the singers were not just standing on a stage in... More 

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