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Le Mechoui du Prince

#1,316 of 13,133 Restaurants in Paris
#1,419 of 13,689 Places to Eat in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Neighborhood:
Odeon / Saint-Michel
Moroccan
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34-36 Rue Monsieur le Prince, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 40 51 88 48
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely tagine

Visited over Easter time. They had run out of a starter we fancied, we then went only for the main, lamb tagine with semolina; big portion and very tasty and was more than enough. Service good and friendly. And we got a 30% discount booking through thefork/tripadvisor!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
Liisalema
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United Kingdom
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United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Visited over Easter time. They had run out of a starter we fancied, we then went only for the main, lamb tagine with semolina; big portion and very tasty and was more than enough. Service good and friendly. And we got a 30% discount booking through thefork/tripadvisor!

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Maplewood, New Jersey
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20 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We were staying on rue Monsieur le Prince, and made an effort to eat in some of the restaurants on "our" street. Husband had never had couscous in Paris, so we decided to eat "ethnic" and give it a try. We got a seat before they filled up, and we settled in for a cozy meal. Husband had a couscous... More 

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Paris, France
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13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

One of the best restaurant in Paris! It's typically Moroccan restaurant, with so delicious plates, nice service and cozy atmosphere! It's our third time here and we are always pleasant!! I highly recommend it!

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Marcoussis
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20 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We went there just after new year's day, and were very well received by a friendly staff. We had appetizers,3 Tagines and 1 Couscous, an excellent Boulaouane red wine from Morocco, desserts, coffee. The tagines and the couscous were very good and there was quite enough to eat. We paid 150€ tax included which is very reasonable for the food... More 

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Manchester, UK
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103 reviews 103 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We were staying nearby and noticed how popular it seemed so we got in early the next night. The cuisine is Moroccan / Mediterranean. We had different tangines - both very tasty and some interesting desserts. Service was friendly. We will return next time in Paris.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This is a very nice Moroccan restaurant that serves good and substantial amount of food for even the most hungry ones. It is a change from the usual French cuisine and is a great environment to host friends and family.

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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Had a great night at the Le Mechoui in Paris. It has a real Moroccan feel with colourful cushions and rich furnishings. The food was very good and the service was excellent, friendly staff who knew how to explain the many courses on the menu. The place has a good ambience and it wasn't expensive.

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Stamford
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13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Delicious, and excellent service. I note another reviewer dinged them for the bland seasonings, and wonder if he/she neglected to use the wonderful harissa (hot red pepper based condiment which could be mistaken for ketchup, far from it). The broths are intended to be complex and understated, and the diner adds the harissa to taste. Delightful!

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I went there with a friend on a Sunday at 10 pm and they were still serving us food without grumbling. We had Couscous and a Targine and it was very tasty! I liked the service and the ambiance as well! I would go there again, even if it was a little hard to find without GPS. Definitely recommendable!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We were lucky to get in for it was rather crowded. I am glad we did as the food was delicious and reasonably priced. A wide variety of Moroccan dishes was available and each member of our party of four had something different. Service was prompt but we did not get the feeling of being rushed. If we return to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 34-36 Rue Monsieur le Prince, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighborhood: Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 40 51 88 48

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26 - 40
  • Cuisine: Moroccan
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?
 

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Odeon / Saint-Michel
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