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Le Buisson Ardent

#333 of 13,963 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Quartier Latin
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25,rue Jussieu, Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 93 02
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7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 2:30 pm
Sun - Thu 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 282
    Excellent
  • 155
    Very good
  • 31
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Outstanding! Go there!

The restaurant itself is typical French and beautiful old decorations, and give a great atmosphere. We had 3 courses and they were all amazing! The food is truly great and were by far the best meal we had in Paris. And the prices and low compared to the level of the food. And the service was so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
Peterkjeldsen
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Vejle, Denmark
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Really liked the French decor and cosy atmosphere. The service was good. However, the food was a strange fusion of French and Asian, and every dish seemed one step away from tasty. A touch more seasoning, a bit of chilli, a touch of spice and I think I would be writing a rave review rather than this lukewarm one. Having... More 

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Vejle, Denmark
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The restaurant itself is typical French and beautiful old decorations, and give a great atmosphere. We had 3 courses and they were all amazing! The food is truly great and were by far the best meal we had in Paris. And the prices and low compared to the level of the food. And the service was so great and really... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

One of the best restaurants I've ever been to, an absolute delight for those who like good food, this just jumped to on of my personal favorites and I will return with pleasure.

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Orlando, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We booked dinner at Le Buisson Ardent through TripAdvisor for our last night in Paris, and we were not disappointed! The service was impeccable, and the atmosphere was romantic and cozy. The walls are covered in frescos that were painted in the early 1900s which add to the charm of the small restaurant which only has roughly 15 tables. Our... More 

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Paris, France
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172 reviews 172 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

went here for the second time, not a bad place and among the best of the area. it is not pricey but the menu could be improved. the owners/waiter are extremely kind

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Geneva
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40 reviews 40 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I am not a person used to gastronomical food. I've never eaten at a renouned table. I have simple tastes and am easily satisfied. I'm giving this rating for the service. The seating wasn't the best I had (just at the door and with a bit of an air current). It is a tight and rather noisy place without any... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Excellent restaurant with a very nice menu, fresh food, very precise and tasty cuisine. The only drawback is that you need to have the full menu (start+main+desert) , which is a bit too much. The fish/meat is top quality and very well cooked, with very interesting mix of Asian and French flavours (with respect to the season)

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Paso Robles, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Located outside of the busy tourist area, Le Buissson Ardent is worth the metro ride from whatever area of Paris you are located in. It's just steps away from the Jussieu stop. A lovely small bistro, with the front room decorated with old painted panels, the originals from the building. We received a warm welcome. The reasonably priced red wines... More 

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New York City, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Like the room and the feel of this unpretentious restaurant in the Latin Quarter. Great menu and delicious deserts. Casual as a bistro, but a lot of originality and exotic touches.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Very good team Nice wine package (One glass of white, red and Champagne) Menu with fabulous codfish, nice dessert with pistachio cream Just close to Jussieu University Very nice and authentic decor

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25,rue Jussieu, Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Quartier Latin
  • Neighborhood: Quartier Latin
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 93 02

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Quartier Latin

Neighborhood Profile
Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life, architectural splendor and ongoing merriment. The small streets are filled with classical buildings, student bars and lively eateries while the squares are dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which celebrates the great men and women of France. During the day students rush from classes to the library and intellectuals people watch from the terraced cafés. As night time falls the surrounding establishments fill up and the merriment really begins. The liveliest parts are around Rue Mouffetard, lined with crêperies and international street food eateries, and Place de la Contrescarpe characterised by terraced brasseries, this neighborhood provides real nourishment for the mind, belly, and soul.