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Le Chemise

#93 of 12,943 Restaurants in Paris
#101 of 13,521 Places to Eat in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Bastille / Oberkampf
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42, Rue de Malte, 75011 Paris, France
+33 1 49 29 98 77
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12:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Friendly and nice

The food is delicious and service is perfect. The boss is energetic and funny. It is a place I would love to share with my friends.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

The food is delicious and service is perfect. The boss is energetic and funny. It is a place I would love to share with my friends.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Very charming host and surprisingly young kitchen crew. Best escargos I ever had, very delicate fish, the choice of cheeses for desert was nothing special although the presentation was interesting.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Had reserved at Le Chemise from London by email with a speedy response. Quick 3 minute walk from our hotel in the Place de Republique to a small but very chic space with stone walls and a tiny patio at the back. Charming multi-lingual server was very helpful in translating the menu. My husband had beautiful bacon wrapped asparagus to... More 

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Atlanta
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Best Meal we had in Paris including one twice the price. Short menu that covered all the bases of French cuisine while also covering all meats ... Steak, Chicken, Fish, Duck, Veal. We each tried a different plate (4 of us including 2 teens) and we devoured the meals. Although we loved everything, we all thought the duck was the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

its the second time we visit the restaurant, this time we came for dinner, everything was perfect. for starters we had an onion soup, which was the best onion soup we had ever, and a tartar of salmon which was great too. for mains, the steak was amazing, and the fish fillet was also great. for desert, we had the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We had a perfect evening at Le Chemise. The scrambled eggs with black truffles was one of the best dishes I have had in my life (appetizer). The chocolate "eggroll" dessert was magnificent. My partner enjoyed her meal as much as I enjoyed mine. The atmosphere also was ideal: casual minimalist, as if we were dining in our own homes... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We've been to this restaurant after recommendation from the concierge of our hotel. We were delighted! The food was delicious, we had a very nice service, the wine was very good. The ambience was cozy and modern. We were very satisfied! Can't wait to be back in Paris to have the experience again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This place was close to our hotel and since it ranked in the top 100 of all the restaurants in Paris, we took it as a good sign. As others have commented, the menu was short and uncomplicated (which is great) and consisted of good French cuisine (or at least that what's I thought). The staff patiently explained everything on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We booked this place online using the fork as it was fairly close to our holiday apartment and sounded great. We were not disappointed! The food and service were excellent, the main waiter/owner was happy to explain the whole menu in English and served us a lovely bread and tapenade appetiser, he also provided great suggestions for wine pairings. For... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

It was a surprise to find this tiny place, close to Place de la République, with good ambient and really good food. The menu is short and the wine list is basically french selection. The staff was very kind, speak french (of course), english and spanish (maybe some more). I took Chateaubriand, really well cooked but the potatoes... a bit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 42, Rue de Malte, 75011 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bastille / Oberkampf
  • Neighborhood: Bastille / Oberkampf
  • Phone Number: +33 1 49 29 98 77

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Bastille / Oberkampf
Bastille and Oberkampf are lively parts of town made for entertainment. During the day rows of unassuming bars welcome customers for a bite or a drink, but it’s at night this area really comes to life. Students and young professionals fill the busy bars around Bastille and Oberkampf. At Place de la Bastille, crowds flock to the Opéra Bastille in the evening and groups wait for coveted tickets during the day. Towards Republique, skateboarders practice their tricks while others chill out at the square. If you’re looking for late-night revelry, this is your neighborhood.
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