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Le Sot L'y Laisse

#1,426 of 13,837 Restaurants in Paris
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République
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70,rue Alexandre-Dumas, Paris, France
01 40 09 79 20
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 39
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
The best

Best of best in Paris Wine,dish,sweets,all of delicious !!!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2015
Tomoaki U
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Best of best in Paris Wine,dish,sweets,all of delicious !!!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice ingredients, nice preparation. Good result finally. Actually wines are a little bit expensive, but in line with the french market. Globally price per person a little high, but due to the quality provided and the chef involved. Nice experience.

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Paris, France
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We went the restaurant in the beginning of May by recommendation of friend, the restaurant runs by the Japanese, half of clients are japanese in the restaurant. two people serve in the restaurant for all the guests, and the chef and another person in the kitchen only, around 30 persons in the restaurant, a Saturday evening, fully booked. We found... More 

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Kanazawa, Japan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Since I live in Japan, when I recently spent a couple days in Paris, a new Japanese friend and long-time Paris resident suggested this place. To be completely honest, if I hadn't known ahead of time that the chef was Japanese, the food alone might not have given it away--it was VERY French. But armed with that info, I was... More 

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Otsu, Japan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Paris is not as big as you think. From my hotel in the 12th, Bercy district, a 10 minute taxi ride was all that was needed to get me to Le Sot L'y Laisse. My host, a foodstuffs exporter, made a reservation the week before, and we arrived at 1930pm on the appointed day and were the first guests for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013 via mobile

We went the restaurant partly because it's well recommended and partly because I want to have some less rich but French dishes. We are absolutely happy to chose the restaurant which are mainly run by a Japanese chef who has been working for a well known French restaurant in Tokyo area and his wife. Fish dishes were fresh and not... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

This restaurant is very casual with little thought to decor and only one person serving the entire restaurant. The food, however, is wonderful as other reviewers have attested. This inbalance is awkward - clearly the reason for trekking out to this "far away" arrondisment for a visitor to Paris is for amazing food at a great value. But the decor... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

My friend and I were in Paris in November. Our friend had a reservation at this restaurant that she couldn't use so we suggested we go there. We had an amazing experience! It's a bit out of the way (not in the heart of tourist areas), but that's part of what's lovely about it. I'm pretty sure we were the... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

Our friend recommended that we try this restaurant in the 11eme. This tiny restaurant with a capacity of maybe 25-seats has gone through several owners in the past couple of years, with Eiji Doihara, a Japanese chef with a classical French resumé holding the current reigns. It's an extremely simple restaurant, and devoid of almost any decoration. We were 4.... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

Worth the trip.... food is excellent, the menu changes weekly. some dishes however are only available at night, so ask before getting your taste buds set on something they aren't offering at lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 70,rue Alexandre-Dumas, Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > République
  • Neighborhood: République
  • Phone Number: 01 40 09 79 20

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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