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Au Lapin Agile

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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

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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Worth to try once

We didn't make reservation, and it's lucky that we got a chance to get in. It's very crowded and dark inside. No photo or video is allowed. Most of people could sing the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Westmoreland Parish, Jamaica

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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As others have mentioned, this is not a typical nightclub. The room is small and can be overheated and crowded. Seating is not comfortable. You will be served one drink upon arrival, but getting another requires getting the attention of staff - not likely. The singers are wonderful and remain 'in character' throughout the evening. They sing a range of... More 

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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The place was historical and the songs were very french. Often difficult to follow for foreigners (practically all participants were not french). Artists OK and they did the best to involve the audience. Nice. But too long. 4 hours without pause and whithout the possibility of moving.Too many people. Room small and people everywhere. The drink included in the price,... More 

Thank Massimo A
Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We went tonight expecting some traditional French cabaret, and that it was. Problem is, if you don't speak French, you will miss all the jokes. It is extremely hot inside. They cram a lot of people in to a very small space, and some people do some singing In the middle of the room. The worst part was that it... More 

Thank tanmaree
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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63 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Small intimate setting of no more than 40-50 seats. There were about 38 of us in there when the music started the guy on the piano made eye contact with me and I felt like we might be in for a good show. The bar lady came around and gave us our first drink inclusive in the 28 euro entry... More 

2 Thank BennSophie
Yonkers, New York
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

My 18-year-old daughter and I had such a fabulous time. I don't know French and it didn't matter. These cabaret artists put their heart and soul into this 4-hour (yes 4 hours!) show and maybe it is too long but it surely is a true Parisian cabaret experience. We LOVED the accordion lady that sang a couple of Edith Piaf... More 

4 Thank renee g
Westmoreland Parish, Jamaica
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7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We didn't make reservation, and it's lucky that we got a chance to get in. It's very crowded and dark inside. No photo or video is allowed. Most of people could sing the classic French chansons with the singer. Nice environment.

1 Thank teresa8749
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Before going I only read one bad review. The rest were great. Let me tell you, it starts out with people being seated at tables along a wall, then some regular looking old French people (one young) sit, not perform, at a table in the middle of the room. They sing songs while seated for about an half an hour.... More 

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Would you like to feel like a local in a cabaret set in a quaint old house from1860? This will be a memorable experience. The "show" starts at 9 pm and runs to about 1am. It's a couple of blocks past sacre coeur. It's all in French, but that's what makes it so enchanting. A cherry wine type house drink... More 

2 Thank cheerstoall185
Avon, Ohio
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35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

I don't know whether to be disappointed with myself or the show. The show is in an extremely small venue, less than 75 people. It's an old house/bar . Very crowded seating. A historical building. Borderline fire hazard . Hard to get a drink. Haven't said that in a review before. Obviously, the entire show is in French. We knew... More 

8 Thank Robert W
Bad Hofgastein, Austria
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31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I started coming in 1995 and keep going. Authentic French cabare and chanson in a true atmosphere. Small and got to know the place and worth it much more than touristy venues.

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