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Le Mouffetard

#6,807 of 13,697 Restaurants in Paris
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Quartier Latin
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116 Rue de Mouffetard, 75005 Paris, France
01 43 31 42 50
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very fast service by attentive staff

I am here by myself in Paris and was hunting about to find a nice quiet restaurant to eat authentic french food. Came across this place which was about 30% full and decided to try the fare. Being a non french speaker I went for what I knew, Boeuf Bourgignon which came with boiled potatoes and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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174 reviews 174 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I am here by myself in Paris and was hunting about to find a nice quiet restaurant to eat authentic french food. Came across this place which was about 30% full and decided to try the fare. Being a non french speaker I went for what I knew, Boeuf Bourgignon which came with boiled potatoes and carrots in a rich... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

We stopped for a Sunday breakfast on a very cold winter day. They are great. There are lots of places to eat on this street. But this one stands out.

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Leeds
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The first thing you need to be aware of with any of the restaurants in this area is that it is a student area, so the food quality may be lower than you'd expect, but it is very good value for money. Some other reviews have said it wasn't as good as they expected, but keep your expectations realistic to... More 

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Helsinki
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196 reviews 196 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

What we liked in this restaurant was the fact that it did not surprise us. The entrecote was perfectly prepared as medium rare. The real gem was the delicious mushroom sauce. It was sort of rustic in a very positive way and really made all the difference for the whole serving. Recommended at least when ever the sauce is on... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My wife and I had a late lunch here today. I ordered a steak with salad and fried potatoes. Got off to a bad start by giving me a knife that was not washed (maybe just barely). I asked for a clean one which came no apology. The salad was the highlight of the meal and it was sub-par, just... More 

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Paris, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I was there with my boyfriend, wanted to have a very nice, romantic dinner. We asked for a nice wine. My boyfriend is an expert on wines. We received the wine, which was simply undrinkable!He ordered the Burger Specialty of the House and I ordered a goat cheese salad on hot toasts. Both foods were awful. His fries were cold,... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

This cozy neighborhood cafe is known for its excellent pastries, brioches (sweet bread) and other breakfast fare. Takeaway only but highly recommended!!!!

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London
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

My wife and I ate here on a Tuesday evening. We were weary after a long day of sight-seeing and were looking for a relatively cheap and cheerful cafe/restaurant. We made an excellent choice! It was remarkably warm (22C) for an October evening, and we were drawn to the fact that we could dine outside along a small side street... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend went here because a booking at a "real" restaurant went wrong. This place is a total touristtrap. The only good thing about this place is the interior. The food we got served was unbeatable. The meat wasn't even dead and still we really appreciate rare meat. Because of the bad food and service I went on... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

One Restaurant after another. It never ends, not a American fast food outlet in sight. Any cuisine, any style. Good atmosphere with fast service. No arrogant Parisian waiters here. Very beautiful at night. The prices are civil ad the portions are normally generous . You will soon pick your favourite.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 116 Rue de Mouffetard, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Quartier Latin
  • Neighborhood: Quartier Latin
  • Phone Number: 01 43 31 42 50

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighborhood Profile
Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life, architectural splendor and ongoing merriment. The small streets are filled with classical buildings, student bars and lively eateries while the squares are dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which celebrates the great men and women of France. During the day students rush from classes to the library and intellectuals people watch from the terraced cafés. As night time falls the surrounding establishments fill up and the merriment really begins. The liveliest parts are around Rue Mouffetard, lined with crêperies and international street food eateries, and Place de la Contrescarpe characterised by terraced brasseries, this neighborhood provides real nourishment for the mind, belly, and soul.