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11 Bis Rue Amelie | 7th Arrondissement, Paris, France
01.45.55.88.40
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Ranked #105 of 13,611 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Neighborhood:
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

This restaurant is a little gem. Chef owner, Catherine Reed is in complete charge of an evening in her charming restaurant. Prices were excellent for the high quality of her food. Exceptional find in the heart of Paris.

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10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Tiny private chef's studio. Menu changes daily. Person who didn't like tomoto tartlet is "special." It was a flakey basil filled crust, topped with tomatoes on crack (no other explanation for the flavor) and freshly shaved parm cheese. I had the cornish hens which were over a bed of cabbage, cumin (go figure!) and bacon. Hubby had beef bourgoinon and... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We had a full dinner - starter, main, dessert. For starters we had the foie gras terrine and tomato tart with parmesan. They were good but nothing to write home about. Mains were a whole different ballgame. I had duck confit with fig chutney. I guess this is what the other reviewers are saying. The things Catherine does well, she... More 

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Bangor, Maine
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Highly recommended for those who appreciate the finest French home cooking. By that I mean simple, perfectly prepared dishes, using the finest ingredients, prepared and served by owner/chef Catherine Reed. The dining room is cozy - room perhaps for 12 diners. The open kitchen adds to the ambiance. Special kudos for the choice background music- mellow jazz - enhanced the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Our experience at this quaint and precious restaurant in Paris, France is still on our minds even though we're overdue for this review! We first learned of Reed via the Web and called to reserve a table for two. Catherine Reed is an impressive one woman show who does everything from field calls for reservations, to the daily grocery shopping... More 

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Thomasville, Georgia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We had read such great reviews of Reed and were anticipating eating here. I had heard about how hard it was to get a reservation but there were no more than 6 patrons during our visit. The owner greeted us very indifferent, never thanking us for coming. I know it's hard to run a place alone but this experience never... More 

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NE US
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300 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

While the place gets attention and is hard to book as it is not online, the food was just okay. One woman who owns the place does all the cooking and serving so it really does feel like you are joining someone for dinner at their home. The owner is passionate and thrilled to have her own restaurant. I just... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Reed is amazing. A quaint little 1 woman run restaurant in the Invalides area (right off of Rue St. Dominique). Small menu but offerings for everyone. We loved it. Catherine is a pleasure and makes great suggestions (on food and also on wine pairings). The first night we went we walked in and were lucky enough to be seated. There... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Catharine Reed is delightful as is her restaurant and her cooking school. Don't miss spending time at Reed!

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Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

We came upon this restaurant by chance and we're lucky enough to get a table without a reservation ( the couple next to us had booked a month in advance). The food was wonderful and as there is only a small number of tables there was a lovely atmosphere, like being at a friends place for a dinner party. After... More 

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Address: 11 Bis Rue Amelie | 7th Arrondissement, Paris, France
Phone Number: 01.45.55.88.40
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
Cuisine: French

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