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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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  • 73
    Excellent
  • 95
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 18
    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
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
TheCFO
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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216 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

On a beautiful evening in Paris we set out to find a restaurant we had previously booked. Only we couldn’t find it from the address and even the locals had a problem helping. In desperation and weariness we called into La Bastide for additional directions. In a very short but very memorable conversation (all of 30 seconds) with the Restaurant... More 

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Apex, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The food was some of the best we've had in Paris, but it was the friendliness and attention of the management and staff that made our experience here truly superior. It was the highlight of or trip and I would highly recommend this restaurant to everyone.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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151 reviews 151 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Very slow service, below than average food, arrogant staff. They are plenty of better restaurants around in this area.

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59 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
6 helpful votes 6 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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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
76 helpful votes 76 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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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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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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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Saint-Germain-des-Pres

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.