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Le Bouillon Chartier

#3,061 of 13,179 Restaurants in Paris
#3,274 of 13,779 Places to Eat in Paris
Neighborhood:
Opera / Bourse
French, Irish, Pizza, Noodle
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7 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, Paris, France
01 47 70 86 29
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Dessert, Delivery, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Classic French food @ good prices

The place in located in the center of Paris. Most of the times there are always people in line outside. Fortunately, when we went, we entered immediately, but it was anyway full. The menu has a long list of dishes to choose. Prices are lower compared to the average. Portions are good and food is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
andymarket
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Lucca
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
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Lucca
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

The place in located in the center of Paris. Most of the times there are always people in line outside. Fortunately, when we went, we entered immediately, but it was anyway full. The menu has a long list of dishes to choose. Prices are lower compared to the average. Portions are good and food is tasty. Service is fast. The... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Our family of 4, including 2 teenage daughters, thoroughly enjoyed our meal and the experience. Yes, it is touristy but since we ate later, we did see more local diners. The overall experience was unique - from waiting in a short line, to being seated and even how the waiter prepared our bill. The escargot was delicious and everyone enjoyed... More 

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Calabasas, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

The best tip is get there early. We arrived at 6 pm and were seated right away. An hour later the queue outside had to mean at least an hour wait. For our party of two we were seated at a table for four and another random couple were placed there which turned out to be fun because they were... More 

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BarbadosOkra
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This "restaurant" feeds the masses, hundreds being fed at the same time, there is no air conditioning and it is like a sauna inside in the Summer. The food is basic and is on the table 3 minutes after being ordered, not a vegetable in sight - I ordered the chicken - the chicken seemed to have been boiled while... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Worth a visit and very French, try and avoid traditional meal times, we went at 3 ish and had no problem, food simple but good value and served quickly.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This is such a fundamental establishment in Paris, fast, efficient and a piece of history as well. You go there for good honest french food without the thrills, and that is what you get, as well as to experience how life use to be in times gone by.

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Austin, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Restaurant opened in 1889. They must be doing something right and our visit was fun and tasty. I'd go back in a second. The waiter was super efficient and keeps track of your bill by writing the amount owed for each order on the white paper table covering. The food arrived quickly and was flavored well. I'm an adventurous eater... More 

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Bremerton, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

My husband and I visited this restaurant in 2010 and absolutely loved it so we went back a few night later. We will be going to Paris this fall and it is HIGH on our list of places to go again. Initially we were shocked when the hostess tried seating us at a table with four other people and quickly... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

If you are looking for a cosy and refined restaurant for a romantic dinner in Paris, do not by any means go there, this is not the place for you. If you are looking for good, traditional French food, like my grandma cooked, then give it a try. But be prepared to dine in a very special and surprising atmosphere.... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Cheap quirky eats. Certainly not great cooking but an experience of the early style of French working class eateries. The small drawers on the walls used to accommodate the napkins of the regulars. Diners are packed into this very popular eatery rather like sardines, but that is part of the experience. The menu choices are written on the paper table... More 

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Additional Information about Le Bouillon Chartier

Address: 7 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, Paris, France
Phone Number: 01 47 70 86 29
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: French, Irish, Pizza, Noodle

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighborhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: 01 47 70 86 29

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, Irish, Pizza, Noodle

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Opera / Bourse
The neighborhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theaters, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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