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Cafe Charlot

38 rue de Bretagne, 75003 Paris, France (Notre Dame / Marais)
33 1 44 54 03 30
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Ranked #4,494 of 12,766 Restaurants in Paris
Price range: $37 - $51
Cuisines: Bistro
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Neighborhood: Notre Dame / Marais
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English first
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

My friend took me there last week for a brunch in the marais after hours of shopping. The menu is simple but really good. I advice you to try their burger.... Also the service was fast and very polite. And if you are lucky, you'll be able to seat outside and enjoy a nice parisien lunch!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

We had a Croque Monsieur & Caprese salad with burrata, two coffees and some still water. Bill including tip was 50 euro. Quite pricey. Food was yum. Coffee was pretty terrible, but coffee is often quite terrible in Paris. Service was good, our waiter was genuinely friendly & lovely.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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153 reviews 153 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

great to eat on the terrqce, be it for breakfast, lunch or dinner Service is very professional anad efficient try the lemon chicken or have a bottle of zinfandel i love the ambiance there

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The costs for breakfast was super great value, the croissants were fresh, crunchy and oh so very very good. It's a great start to a day exploring Paris, make sure you don't miss out on breakfast here. If you want to see true Parisian service at it's finest I'd have to say this is one of the places to visit.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Staff nice enough, service not the best - most of the waiters were fawning over a couple of pretty American girls a and leaving my family and I on the periphery of their interest; food poor and overpriced for what it is.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

A prefectly nice bistro. Above average bistro food, friendly staff, very french. Well worth a visit. A bit pricey comapared to other bistros in the area.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Passed and stopped here for lunch on a sunny June day. Packed, must be food we figures. Yes it was. Spouse had melon-ham salad, I had veal-noodles in amazing mushroom sauce. Brouilly wine to wash it down. Perfect. Great service, perfect atmosphere. Bill was almost 60 Euro for two, a bit pricey, but we would return if we are back... More

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Leominster, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Although we had a nice, simple breakfast at Cafe Charlot, the dinner was a disappointment. I had one of the oddest, most unattractive, Caesar salads ever. My friends' food (club sandwich and croque Monsieur) were equally dull. However, my relative said his burger was nice. Great place for a drink, though, as the location is good. Service is slow.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The cafe is filled with people, very lively and has a vibe of community. The service was great and the atmosphere was very inviting. The eggs Benedict were cooked perfectly, but perhaps could have used more seasoning. Overall it was good.

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Halifax, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

This was our first place we went to, on our first day in Paris (and yes 1st time in Paris) during our 2 week stay in Le Marais. We loved it and went back several times after. The food, the ambiance, the bustle and open air feel is a Great way to soak in Paris. We tried something different every... More

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