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10, Rue de la Grande-Chaumiere, Paris, France (Luxembourg)
+33 1 46 33 02 02
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Ranked #2,982 of 12,907 Restaurants in Paris
Price range: $23 - $48
Cuisines: French, Bistro, Organic
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Luxembourg
Description: De veritables creations culinaires signees par Thierry Coue, un ancien chef du celebre restaurant Senderens, sont a la portee de tous les porte-monnaie chez Wajda, un bistrot parisien au charme authentiquement francais. Produits de saison, en direct de petits producteurs, cuisines a la commande et dans le respect du gout. Belle selection de vins naturels. Ouvert tous les jours, sauf le samedi midi et le dimanche.
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Clinton, Indiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW 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
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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
13 helpful votes 13 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
26 helpful votes 26 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
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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Ottawa, Canada
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90 reviews 90 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Incredible cuisine. Tasteful, imaginative and yet with traditional French cuisine approaches. Absolutely top-class in innovation, freshness and quality. Fruits, deserts, Kind of restaurant which proves that gems are all over Paris, and as the Parisiens say - not found on the "grands boulevards"...Attentive staff. A bit csotly, but worth it for the preparation and quality. Neighbourhood atmosphere. Highly recommend. !!!

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Marazion, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Delicious French food in a genuine, laid back French restaurant. Everything we ate was superb - the celeriac/truffle starter and duck plat were highlights. Friendly French waiter who only touched on English if we needed it, which we liked - and we only heard English being spoken at one other table. You'll be offered a digestif on arrival and be... More

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Dalry, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

This was a lovely little restaraunt tucked away down a side street. Food was fresh, flavoursome and a real delight. Staff were friendly and efficient, we were a group of 20 so fairly demanding. The duck with apple onion gravy was the best I have tasted, cooked to perfection. The wine was also very special. Lovely evening, highly recommendable.

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Bethesda, Maryland
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Some of the recent reviews of Wadja have complained about small portions and poor service. I wonder why? We have just returned to our hotel from our fourth visit to Wadja over the past decade and found it just right for a small neighborhood Parisian restaurant. One cook in the kitchen, one server on the floor (but it was Monday... More

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013 via mobile

The waiter spoke English and translated the menu. Portions are rather small, but food very good. The sticker on the door said Michelin 2013 which increased expectations. Rather noisy.

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