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Rue Montorgueil

Paris, France (Opéra)
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Ranked #43 of 764 Attractions in Paris
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Shopping
Description: This street is known for its open-air market: a popular destination for Christmas time shopping.
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Makati, Philippines
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290 reviews 290 reviews
97 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 NEW

This rue is teeming with delightful shops, boulangeries, cafés and such. It's a great place to shop for souvenirs and unique trinkets.

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Tortona, Italy
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1,050 attraction reviews
510 helpful votes 510 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

This road was a pleasant experience, we were able to walk and breathe in the true Parisian atmosphere, I was literally enchanted by the many shops and the multitude of bakery and pastry. Not much else but it is undoubtedly a pleasant dining experience.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Food lovers must visit this strret where you can find boulangeries, lots of different kinds of restaurants, cheese shops. Some part of the Street is traffic free so you can wander around freely. Try to visit this lovely Street. Very close to Bourse and Les Halles.

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Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Montergueil is not a must do activity. You can find extraordinaty meals in any sites of Paris. Of course you'll need to look for with a little bit of effort to find it around the city outside the gastronomic streets, since the restaurants are all close to each other in those places. But it is okay, it has to be... More

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Oakville, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Lively pedestrian street, full of all sorts of shops (patisserie, boulangerie, wine, cheese - try La Fermette and you won't regret it - meat, seafood, etc) and bistros, brasseries, creperies where Parisians and tourists (the ones that are lucky enough to discover this street) are enjoying wonderful food. We had dinner twice on this street on our 4 day trip... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

It's simple.... a wonderful street, similar to Rue Cler or Rue Lepic or Rue Mouffetard... fine food shops - cheese, boulangeries, wine, meat, etc, etc. Lively, fun. Highly recommended.

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kuala lumpur, malaysia
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18 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Cobblestone street lined by fancy french cafés, ice cream parlours, bookstores and supermarches. Lively atmosphere with happy, friendly people. One end is St Eustache Church (beautiful building) and Jardin Nelson Mandela (large fancy playground for kids). Walk towards Pompidou Centre for more shops. Starbucks, McD, KFC, Subway, Hema all here. Nearby Rue St Dennis has more cheap clothing shops and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed one street over from Rue Mortorgueil, so we walked down it every day several times and shopped there every day. It is closed to cars, and is a street for locals. The cafes and restaurants are filled with Parisians until midnight every night, and many of them shop here daily, so we felt like we were experiencing Paris,... More

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Canberra, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

Spent a week in an apartment just of Rue Montorgueil and it was fabulous. Great food from the markets, hubby loved discovering and trying different wares from boulangeries in the street for breakfast and an afternoon aperitif and people watching in the evening. Perfect

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Ontario Canada
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225 attraction reviews
617 helpful votes 617 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

These small streets, is what makes Paris romantic for us. Fun during the day to check out the shops, but very romantic at night, walking hand in hand. You will find everything you are looking for here; cheese, wine, patisseries, etc.

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