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Cafe Branly

#8,002 of 13,337 Restaurants in Paris
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27,Quai Branly, Paris, France
01 47 53 68 01
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Euro 41.90 for two cokes; two bowls of pasta

Musee du Quai Branly is a marvelous museum. And, we really enjoyed the exhibition on Tatoos. Marvelous. Marvelous. Marvelous. And for only Euro 11.00 each. The Cafe Branly is also a marvelous, wonderful SETTING in which to eat. Intelligently designed to face the street on the residential... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Musee du Quai Branly is a marvelous museum. And, we really enjoyed the exhibition on Tatoos. Marvelous. Marvelous. Marvelous. And for only Euro 11.00 each. The Cafe Branly is also a marvelous, wonderful SETTING in which to eat. Intelligently designed to face the street on the residential street on the OTHER side of the Musee which does not face the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We saw the café and thought. Okay, a little pricier since it belongs to the museum, but okay the ambiance was nice. Boy, we were wrong. Horrible ceaser salad (couldn't even eat it), small (and I mean tiny) pasta < and 2 other entrees that I can't remember> all for the glorious price of 70 Euro. This is not our... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We stopped here for lunch before looking at the Musee de Quai Branly and were not disappointed. The service was friendly and efficient, the garden setting was amazingly landscaped – hard to imagine you were in the middle of Paris – and the view of the Eiffel Tower was stunning. Delicious, nouveau quisine meals (Parmentier duck and Pavé de Saumon}.... More 

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Axbridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

I had lunch here today after visiting the museum next door (Musee de Quai Branly). This was quite simply the best Caesar salad I have eaten in a long time. The food was fresh, tasty and simply served. Waitress service was impeccable

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The menu is simple (croque monsier, ceaser salad, linguine with pesto), but they also offer a plat du jour in the formula. I got there too late for the plat du jour. The cafe gourmand was just okay, not impressive at all for 8 euros. The formula is around 20 euros, I think. The cafe is nice for its atmosphere,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

After a few hours in the museum, I decided to stop in to the café for a late lunch. The staff here were very friendly and I ordered a linguine with pesto. The bread served with the meal was beautifully fresh and the pasta al dente. I finished off the meal with a very nice coffee and the price was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

Lukewarm cheeseburger and a salad of cheap ingredients that bore no resemblance to a Caesar salad, all at ridiculous prices for the quality presented. Couple that with lacklustre service and an insufficient number of toilets for the number of patrons, and the result is very disappointing.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

... and even worse, in most cases your table will not have any view on the Eiffel Tower ! So why go there ? For the garden around, and of course for the museum. Because there is nothing better half a mile around is another reason. Or may be becasuse you can not afford Les Ombres, two floors above. Having... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The waiters not being interesting in serving, not just us but anyone, perhaps they'd had a long day after all it was 3 in the afternoon

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

High staff-visitor ratio, and still, they manage to make this an irritating experience. Unfriendly and inefficient. One toilet, that wouldn't be misplaced on a building site. Food is quite appalling and, for what it is, very expensive. To be avoided.

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Address: 27,Quai Branly, Paris, France
Phone Number: 01 47 53 68 01
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides

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  • Address: 27,Quai Branly, Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighborhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: 01 47 53 68 01

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With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon, the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and politicians brush shoulders with the tourists who come to see this postcard-perfect area for themselves.
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