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La Bastide Odeon

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7,rue Corneille, 75006 Paris, France
01 43 26 03 65
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Good for:
Romance
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 72
    Excellent
  • 93
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice authentic food, and good service

Made a reservation and indicated it was my spouses birthday, we were warmly greeted with free glasses of champagne, and they added a candle to her dessert at the end of the meal. The place was full, mostly locals and french tourists when we left at 9. The food was very good, service was attentive... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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213 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Made a reservation and indicated it was my spouses birthday, we were warmly greeted with free glasses of champagne, and they added a candle to her dessert at the end of the meal. The place was full, mostly locals and french tourists when we left at 9. The food was very good, service was attentive. Not pricey, takes all credit... More 

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San Francisco, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Standard bistro fare which I love, but it was all done poorly and quite expensive for what you get. It is 30 euros for a two course dinner, and after spending a few days in Paris, I know that there is much better stuff out there for less. The duck was tough and salty. The sea bass was undercooked and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I went against my usual habit of checking Trip Advisor for a restaurant and went here on a personal recommendation. To be honest, I should have stuck to my guns. I was excited to see bouillabaisse on the menu (a personal favourite) but somewhat underwhelmed at the execution. That's not to say it's bad, just squarely average. I would describe... More 

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Zurich
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118 reviews 118 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Well done. The best dinner of three we had in Paris for the weekend. Excellent starters (fried small fish), excellent bouillabaisse. Authentic. Friendly service. The restaurant was PACKED by 9 PM --- but we didn't even need a reservation. I was pleasantly surprised that this was not an "ex-pat" restaurant. I would estimate that half the patrons were locals. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014 via mobile

Everything was superb. A bit hard to find, but well worth it. We had the chicken and sea bass. Very well prepared. Deserts are awesome.

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We ate here with a group of six. The food is fantastic for the price! Everything was great - starters, main course, dessert, service, drinks and atmosphere. I had the scallop appetizer, which I highly recommend. The millefuille dessert is so delicious and is a gourmet play on the pastry.

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Katonah, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This handsome Provencal restaurant is a rarity in Paris, for it is open 7 days a week. Well located near the Luxembourg Gardens and the Place de l'Odeon, it is a dependable choice for a Sunday evening. Downstairs is the English section (or "ghetto," depending on how you think), where the server's English is very good--as is also the quality... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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47 reviews 47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We have eaten at La Bastide Odeon several times over the years the latest being two times during our stay in Paris in October, 2014. I have reviewed it before but I wanted to do so again since the restaurant is so good. It is an outstanding source for Provençal cooking in Paris. The restaurant is moderately-sized but extremely comfortable... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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84 reviews 84 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We had dinner here twice in October, on our way to, and then from, Provence. Very good food, very good service.

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Seattle, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We had spent 4 hours in line at Air France after our flihgt home had been cancelled, we were tired and stressed out, so when we walked by the calm lovely interior, and the smells, drew us in. What a find for just walking in off the street! The food was stellar and the service was kind and professional. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7,rue Corneille, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighborhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: 01 43 26 03 65

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Things to do Nearby

Neighborhood Profile
Saint-Germain-des-Pres
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops, ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants. Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine art school and small museums hide in unassuming squares. The neighborhood’s namesake church is the oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented musicians every weekend. The Luxembourg Gardens house the national senate, splendid lawns and flourishing flower beds. Famous faces and bourgeois Parisians frequent Saint Germain accompanied by the students of Rue Saint Guillaume and Rue des Saints-Pères. This is a neighborhood where afternoon people-watching from a café or playing cards in a brasserie are a key part of the daily fabric.