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Hippopotamus

20,Rue Quentin Bauchart, 75008 Paris, France (Champs-Élysées)
01 47 20 30 14
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Ranked #9,725 of 12,460 restaurants in Paris
Cuisines: French, Steakhouse
Neighborhood: Champs-Élysées
Most recent review
- May 31, 2014
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Neighborhood: Champs-Élysées
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  • French first
  • Italian first
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Singapore
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

If you are not local, my advice: Please avoid this tourist trap! We decided to head down to this Branch for lunch since it was conveniently located along Champs Elysees. The 7 of us were looking forward as we were pretty starved after hours of window shopping. The lady who attended to us was very friendly. We were promptly ushered... More

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Zurrieq, Malta
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

went there last sunday....I order a chicken which was so & so...the worst was my wife food which was spare ribs....this was served to her COLD...From the fridge straight to her plate....disgusting...never again in my life...apart from the fact that staff dont know english...I understand that I am in paris and their language is french but a least in places... More

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NZ
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536 reviews 536 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

In a district where 120 euros buys a prix fixe ordinaire lunch, per person, THIS chain dishes up hearty fare at a fraction of the cost. The BEEF was VERY good, cooked to order & served nicely. Salad was fine, as was dessert. Coffees and bottle of Burgundy all nicely done at the correct price point. If one is seeking... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013 via mobile

I just had the worst T-Bone steak ever...I ordered it "red" and grilled, but it was presented as very pale, hardly grilled and tastes, yeah what IS the taste? Add the autistic staff into the equasion and you found a restaurant to skip.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

I ate here twice in April, the first time the food and service was excellent, so I came back again and the second time the main courses sat at the kitchen pass for 15 mins before being picked up and a plate broken so they sat for another 5 mins. If I hadnt been in a rush to get to... More

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Everett, Washington
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159 reviews 159 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2010

Don't waste your time eating in any Hippopotamus restaurant with all the great dining options in Paris. I was bored one evening so I ate here and found it very average.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2007

i don't like too much the menu

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