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A la Biche au Bois

45,avenue Ledru-Rollin, Paris, France (Reuilly)
01 43 43 34 38
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Ranked #537 of 13,368 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $51
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: French
Neighborhood:
Bercy / Nation
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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DC
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

On a recent business trip to Paris I head to A la Biche au Bois based on the review I had seen on David Lebovitz's website. I wanted a good classic meal and wasn't necessarily looking for something too upscale. This meal and restaurant hit the spot, and I am glad that I tried it. I went to this restaurant... More 

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Menlo Park, CA
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119 reviews 119 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This restaurant, only 5 minutes walk from the Gare de Lyon, has a traditional French bistro feel with folks packed in as tight as can be. Apart from the friendly atmosphere and capable servers negotiating the tiny space, what is featured here is game (in season). After finishing off two huge portions of foie gras, we moved on to the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We thought the food was fine but not better than many other similar brasseries. We went for the game. My wife had the duck and deer terrines and I had the country terrine. Both were fine. Then I had the hare and she had the Scottish grouse. Both were ok but but we have had better. So I wouldn't avoid... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Every conceivable game dish, exquisitely cooked, generous portions and friendly service. Their own tasty game pate, clearly not bought in. Deer, venison, even grouse from Scotland tender and succulent. Unbeatable, Generous cheese included on the menu as well as super desserts - chocolate mousse au Grand Marnier completed a perfect meal.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Good food, even if the french fries were cooked and re-cooked over and over... no room amongst the tables, like a long single table with no privacy: you'll be able to listen to your neighbours' talks... and last but not least, if you are lucky, you might witness a fight amongst the waiters, ending up with one waiter smashing his... More 

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45 reviews 45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Been here many times. The food is excellent and the biche was superb. Only one minor negative. There was smoke coming in from the place next door

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Order the Coq Au Vin. You won't be disappointed. Being a self-confessed foodie, I did some research into places to eat before we our trip. This restaurant kept coming up so we thought "let's go!" Bookings are really important as its such a small & busy place - due to our lack of French, we had our hotel reception make... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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27 reviews 27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We went there at 8 pm with a prior booking just when trade started to ramp up. The restaurant was full even on a Monday evening. The staff was friendly and he didn't dump us to a corner just because we were non-Frewnch speaking and explained the menu in English with helpful but direct (not-too-subtle) suggestions as to what the... More 

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Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Beef was awful though sauce was good. Waitress was very helpful, though Chef/waiter seemed quite irritated - maybe because we didn't have the set menu! I would not go back!

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Perth, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Make sure you arrive hungry! Amazing food, great value and very friendly staff. Thanks to our waiter Sebastian for an enjoyable evening. This was our second time visiting this restaurant and both times were excellent, we will return on our next trip to Paris.

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Additional Information about A la Biche au Bois

Address: 45,avenue Ledru-Rollin, Paris, France
Phone Number: 01 43 43 34 38
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Reuilly
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 51
Cuisine: French

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