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Nouveau Village 'Chez Momo'

Rue Xavier Privas, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 29 75 92 ‎
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Ranked #7,104 of 13,611 Restaurants in Paris
Cuisines: Middle Eastern
Neighborhood:
Odeon / Saint-Michel
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night

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Ebensburg, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This is the second time that I have been here with a large group of (28) students. The owner has been very accommodating, and has been able to fit all of us in his restaurant at once! I'm so glad that he could because we all enjoyed the huge portions of meat, vegetables, and couscous. The atmosphere is also enjoyable... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Sadly, our experience was not a pleasant one. We arrived at 21:50 ordered a tangine and couscous. All the people that had arrived after us received their meals promptly. By the time we received ours close to 23:00 the couscous was cold along with the meats, the bread was stale and the tangine was bland. The waiter tried to sell... More 

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Boston
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90 reviews 90 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

This is my go-to place for couscous when in Paris. In the bottom of the Latin quarter amidst a plethora of ethnic restaurants, this place has a very nice atmosphere, with tons of live plants hanging from the ceiling and excellent honest couscous, that you can order with any of a range of meats, chorizo, chicken, etc. The basic couscous... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Absolutely great dinner. Food quakity great, sstaff super accomadaiting. In the Latin Quarter all the restraunts claim to be thhe best> These guys delivered on the type of food that they were offering> We would go back again

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

They stood on the sidewalk and enticed us in with the offer of a free drink. At the end of a disapponting experience there was no free drink. The tables are so close together you can't get in or out without your neighbors leaving their seats. But the most disappointing was when they said they had no French wines that... More 

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warrington
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83 reviews 83 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

My wife,myself,and two friends visited this restaurant on a Sunday evening. My wife had visited this restaurant once a few days earlier with a different large group of friends and enjoyed it and was keen to return.However on her second trip both of her choices were off and she settled for a steak which was inedible! This was mentioned to... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2011

We've been coming here, on and off, for almost 20 years and are invariably warmly welcomed by the charming hostess who first weaned us off the 'Bon Couscous' next door. Quite a task when we had been patronising their rivals since the '60's. A welcome Kir while we studied the menu set the tone for the finale to our visit... More 

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St. Paul, Minnesota
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

I worked in Paris in the spring of 2011 and ate here at least a half-dozen times. The food was always amazing and I kept going back with different friends and colleagues. Everyone agreed, this was the best couscous they had while in Paris, some said the best ever. The restaurant itself is in a touristy area filled with restaurants... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2011

If you can find your way to the Rue Xavier Privas, just off the Place St Michel in Paris' 'Quartier Latin', you are in for a real treat. Make your way past the numerous other restaurants in this bustling street and head for the 'Nouveau Village' The friendly hostess has been greeting our family for 20 years or more and... More 

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Address: Rue Xavier Privas, 75005 Paris, France
Phone Number: +33 1 43 29 75 92 ‎
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
Cuisine: Middle Eastern

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