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Wadja

#2,402 of 13,719 Restaurants in Paris
$$$
Neighborhood:
Saint-Germain-des-Pres
French, Bistro, Organic
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10 Rue de la Grande, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 46 33 02 02
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 26
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Interesting food - Distance attitude

Interesting menu. Tried the Utah oysters in red wine broth as starter. Chicken as main. And a complete mandarins boiled in sugar water during a l0time and with its juice from the cooking. Interesting combinations and twists. The recommended accompanying wines per glass were nothing special. 72 Euro... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 22, 2015
Carl-Henrik P
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Kungsbacka, Sweden
Good for:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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72 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Kungsbacka, Sweden
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Interesting menu. Tried the Utah oysters in red wine broth as starter. Chicken as main. And a complete mandarins boiled in sugar water during a l0time and with its juice from the cooking. Interesting combinations and twists. The recommended accompanying wines per glass were nothing special. 72 Euro for one person including champagne aperitif and a coffee. Worth the money?... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Perhaps too much effort was put to surprise, indeed, the envelope was pushed to far. Out of three course meal one was decent, the rest was, how to say, difficult to explain. Go there and make up your own opinion, as I am not very fond of Michelin establishments. May be it was just an unlucky day. Whatever you do,... More 

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Chatham County, NC
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I work just the other side of the street and have had a chance to go to Wadja many times in the past but not until the last year have I tried it. It has a history related to the nearby artists' atelier and school--and you ought to take time to look up the history of the neighborhood. The menu... More 

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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97 reviews 97 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
230 helpful votes 230 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My girlfriend and I enjoyed this restaurant which was just across the small street from our Hotel des Artistes. If we hadn't been staying at this hotel, the we would have missed this true gem. We were very pleased enjoy the food, wine and most importantly the owner, staff and his many friends that were there that night.

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Paris, France
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I use to go for Lunch every week since many years and the menu at 20 Euros is of fantastic value. Certainly the best around Montparnasse ,is's not the boring junkfood you have in many restaurants at lunch but rather fresh cooked,original and delicious.Yesterday a somptuous gigot d agneau in a 20 euros menu! For dinner ,à la carte, 36... More 

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Clinton, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

Had dinner here last night and it was great. Small menu but it was awesome. Staff is only owner plus one but service was great. English was no barrier.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This restaurant was across the street from our hotel! The food was amazing! This is a place that locals go to and with our minimal French we were able to figure out the menu with the help of the staff who were very friendly.

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

If I could give Wadja a negative review, I would. We spent quite a lot of time trying to locate the restaurant and then were told we wouldn't be served. First, the reason was that they were too busy and the wait time would be 45 minutes. We explained that we did not mind waiting until they could seat us.... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

If you like French food but your language skills are not up to ordering in French this restaurant could suit you. The night I visited, there were only 6 French people at 1 table. The rest were American and we 2 English. The staff were fluent English speakers and while English language menus were available, the staff were most willing... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Wadja was directly across from our hotel (Best Western Villa des Artistes). We had a guide pick us up at the hotel one morning, and he told us to try Wadja. Are we glad we did! The place was hopping. I think the 3-course menu was about 37 euros. We had house wine, and everything was outstanding!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10 Rue de la Grande, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighborhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 46 33 02 02

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 44
  • Cuisine: French, Bistro, Organic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • 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.