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le cafe parisien

111 Rue Monge, 75005 Paris, France
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Ranked #4,214 of 12,777 Restaurants in Paris
Price range: $16 - $31
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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46 reviews from our community

71% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

A good welcome, a simple environment, spacious enough, music ok and not too loud. The service is really pleasant, accomodating my franglais and exhaustion at the end of the 6th day in Paris, explained the menu well and was able to clarify when I had questions about a dessert. The poulet fermier was gorgeous, the frittes where fine and the... More

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Sydney, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Great, authentic Parisien food. Great location on the corner or Rue Monge in the latin quarter. The salads are huge and the coffee (une expresso) - est fantastique. You won't find many english speakers here - its all local clientele, which is what makes it great. For a real french experience, and a fantastic cafe that could become your 'local',... More

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Melbourne, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

We ate here first couple of hours on arriving in Paris. We both had chicken club sandwiches and they were served with the best frites we've had during our week long stay. Sandwich was huge and tasty. Quite reasonable at under 15€ each including our drinks. Wait staff attentive, friendly and service was quick from time of ordering. Well deserving... More

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Paris, France
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

You know it must be ok when they line out the doors for lunch & dinner every day of the week!! The burgers were the best I have had in Paris! Not too big but a lot of flavour. The chocolate milk shake was the type I have never drunk before but it was sooo good! Guess it is all... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Final night in Paris and we wanted a local place for dinner and we found it! You must try the burger and creme brûlée

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Lund, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

This place is awesome. My husband and I lived at a nearby hotel for three nights and during our stay we must have visited Le Parisien three or four times. Service was excellent, their Burger Parisien was the best burger we've ever had, and they made awesome cocktails. Breakfast was delicious too. Really liked the friendly atmosphere!

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Covington, Louisiana
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

The friendliness and helpfulness of our server is the only reason I'm giving this cafe 2 stars. The menu is lacking in proper cafe choices (especially for Paris) . I had the carbinara pasta which was rather nondescript & my boyfriend had a club sandwich which was just okay. The wine is reasonably priced which may make this place acceptable... More

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San Luis Obispo, CA
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75 reviews 75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

This is a traditional, small cafe, with good food and service. The cafe was pretty quiet on a rainy Tuesday in May, when my wife and I ate there, there being only three other tables inside where people were eating (others were outside having drinks only). Service was quick and efficient . There were many good and varied choices for... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

The first day I had lunch here, I order a salad with chicken, avocado, parmesan cheese, croutons, tomatoes -- sounds normal, but the house salad dressing made it truly remarkable (perhaps a touch of horsradish?)! Yum -- trust me, I don't usualll rave about a salad. The second day I had a nice 4 cheese quiche -- the slice was... More

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Porto Alegre, RS
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

The food is great, everything we ate was more than good, the service was quick, helpful and sympathetic, and we felt that the excellent reviews were ablustely coorect

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