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30 rue Bergere, 75009 Paris, France (Montmartre)
01 48 24 14 42
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Ranked #588 of 13,586 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $22 - $29
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Neighborhood:
Opera / Bourse
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Adelaide, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Like 777_Carla, Bien Bien was full so we proceeded next door. What a find. The host greeted us and even though it too was full but managed to make a table for two. The food, why Australian Thai restaurants can not make the food taste as good or have to "tone it down" for westerners, beats me. The level of... More 

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New York CIty
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Bien Bien was fully booked so we were directed to go next door to Bien Bien "next door" which shares the same kitchen. The restaurant is simple, no fancy works here. We ordered the traditional grilled beef salad which was, by all means, one of the best I ever tried. All that followed : soup, curry, sticky rice and fried... More 

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Summerfield, Florida, United States
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97 reviews 97 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

A little out of the way and small, but you will be rewarded with exciting your taste buds. Place is run by a family and another Thai restaurant 2 doors down is run by the same family. Enjoy. It is small, so make reservations to make sure you get a table.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This one of the best Thai restaurants that I have been to. The staff is friendly. It is highly recommended to reserve a table if you want to go at lunchtime as it is always full.

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Townsville, Australia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The Bien Bien restaurant was a welcome find after several dodgy pizzas and an alright Indian feed after several nights in Paris. Well priced and great flavour, all the things you expect in Thai food but the courteous efficient staff made the whole experience a pleasure instead of a chore. Well done, just a pity we didn't find this place... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

After chatting with our rental host, he recommended Bien Bien. He told us "it's my favourite local place for Thai. it's not fancy but it's delicious. The family is very nice. If Henry is there, tell him I say 'hi'." Our host was right! Bien Bien was great! Some of the best Thai dishes I've ever eaten and enjoyed. We... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We discovered this restaurant through searching TA for 'reasonably' priced restaurants in the Grands Boulevard (theatre district) of Paris. The reviews seemed good, and we were able to book online easily directly through Trip Advisor. On arrival, the restaurant seemed quiet for a Saturday evening, but it quickly filled up, largely with locals. The waiter - Henry - was already... More 

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Cognac, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I'm french but live out of France. I discover this place in one of my random trip walking in Paris during a sabbatical year. Once discovered, I went once and again and again. After that I went with all of my children one by one, and with all the family together, with friends, without them. Now a day it is... More 

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We had a meal in this restaurant after good reviews on Tripadvisor. We managed to get a table without any problems even though some reviews say that it can get busy and waiting is expected. The menu had a lot for you to choose from and the service was great. We had a shrimp and ravioli and beef tom yum... More 

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london
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Not much to look at from the outside but packed inside . Couldn't get a table on night we wanted , so we booked and went back next night . Staff and owner very friendly . Excellent Thai beef salad and Tom Yum soup for starters , asked waiter for recommendation for main and he asked what we liked ,... More 

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Additional Information about Bien Bien

Address: 30 rue Bergere, 75009 Paris, France
Phone Number: 01 48 24 14 42
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Montmartre
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 22 - 29

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