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Boco

#3,402 of 13,148 Restaurants in Paris
#3,644 of 13,748 Places to Eat in Paris
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Louvre / Palais-Royal
Bistro
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3 rue Danielle Casanova | Opéra, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 42 61 17 67
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Street Food, Takeout

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice concept, good value

Liked the concept and approach. Organic and interesting selection. It is quick and moderately priced. I would personally have liked some of the dishes a bit more seasonned. Good and friendly service. Worth trying.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

The idea of the founder, Vincent Ferniot who is a gastronomic reviewer is interesting and good: to ask a number of chefs to create recipes of dishes that will be cooked and sold in glass container, ready to be cooked in a microwave oven. The problem is that the taste is not always as good as one would expect.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Liked the concept and approach. Organic and interesting selection. It is quick and moderately priced. I would personally have liked some of the dishes a bit more seasonned. Good and friendly service. Worth trying.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This place is cute you pick food that are in jars from the fridge and they heat it up for you to eat. We tried the salad ,pea soup ,polenta lasagna .they were good and well priced. The coffee wasn't expensive either . would recommend!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

An “experiment” being run by a group of Michelin starred chefs, this is a unique concept, where you pick from a number of ready-to-eat meals in jars (and deserts and drinks) stacked on a shelf, bring them to the cashier to pay and have them heated and served to your table. There were quite a few vegetarian options (meticulously labelled... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

For those that are like myself- perpetually late for the Parisian lunch times- this was a great find. Not a fan of eating fast food/croissants on the go, this place offers organic, freshly made food, based on recipes of Michelin-starred chefs (if I understood the last part correctly). It is OPEN between the hours of 2pm and 6:30pm, when your... More 

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Hello, Thank you for taking some time to write a review about your experience at boco. We are glad to read that you’ve enjoyed your meal and time in our restaurant. Your satisfaction is the best reward for all the staff devoting their time and efforts to share the dream of an affordable gourmet experience. We hope you will let... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The best Implementation I have seen so far of Tasty, old fashioned Dishes with a Creative Modern Touch to it, presented on shelves with a possibility to take away. Great Concept: great Fremch Chefs create signature Dishes, served in glass Pots. I loved: Tomato & Selery Tiramisu, Omelette with Mushrooms, Duck on Polenta... Worth a Visit!

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sime76, Gérant at Boco, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking some time to write a review about your experience at boco. We are glad to read that you’ve enjoyed your meal and time in our restaurant. Your satisfaction is the best reward for all the staff devoting their time and efforts to share the dream of an affordable gourmet experience. We hope you will let... More 

Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The food is fresh and the concept is trendy: eating food conceived by great chefs. However, I wasn' t too impressed by the food. We tried 5 different dishes and only one of them was nice. Very small portions for high prices. You pay the bread per slice and the desserts are nothing more than cookies and super tiny portions... More 

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sime76, Gérant at Boco, responded to this review

Hello, We’re sorry to read that your last visit was not satisfying. We would like to stress that all our ingredients are organic, natural or wild and cooked daily by our teams with expertise and close attention to details and taste. Despite our efforts, we are sorry that the quality did not reach your expectations. Thank you for letting us... More 

Paris, France
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179 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I was invited here by a French friend who is enthusiastic about the fact that the dishes on offer are created by 3 star Michelin chefs and that everything is organic, so I had high expectations. While it is on the nice end of fast food places, the portions aren’t very large although with just a starter and main dish,... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Interesting concept where everything served in a glass jar. You pick you glass jar from the fridge, whether hot of cold dish. If hot, they put it in the microwave to heat it up. It's a good place for quick bit, reasonably priced. Some of the dishes are under seasoned and a little bland. But dishes are about 8-10 euros... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We had Boco recommended by friends and were not disappointed. The concept is clever - small portion meals by top class chefs served in little glass jars. You can pick out your own meal experience from the fridge by the door, you then take your jars to the counter and they charge you and heat your meal. The staff were... More 

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sime76, Gérant at Boco, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking some time to write a review about your experience at boco. We are glad to read that you’ve enjoyed your meal and time in our restaurant. Your satisfaction is the best reward for all the staff devoting their time and efforts to share the dream of an affordable gourmet experience. We hope you will let... More 

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Address: 3 rue Danielle Casanova | Opéra, 75001 Paris, France
Phone Number: +33 1 42 61 17 67
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Louvre / Palais-Royal
Average Prices: USD $14 to $33
Cuisine: Bistro

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 rue Danielle Casanova | Opéra, 75001 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Neighborhood: Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 61 17 67

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $14 to $33
  • Cuisine: Bistro

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Louvre / Palais-Royal
From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal, this neighborhood oozes luxury. The grand arches along Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front of decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is lined with the world’s best jewelers and their glittering window displays. Every other establishment has someone to open the door for you or park your car. You can spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops or lingering over a meal at any of its chic eateries. After all that indulgence, the Tuileries gardens provide stately respite, while theaters compete for your applause. It's a neighborhood that draws admirers from around the world, all attracted to the luxe life in Paris.
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