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le lac de l'ouest

7 rue de la harpe | Saint michel, Quartier Latin, 75005 Paris, France (Notre Dame / Marais)
06 85 43 44 43
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Ranked #3,122 of 12,579 restaurants in Paris
Price range: $13 - $40
Cuisines: Chinese, Thai, Vietnamese
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Dinner
Neighborhood: Notre Dame / Marais
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English first
Geelong, Australia
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185 reviews 185 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
238 helpful votes 238 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

An extensive menu, not overy priced for Paris, fast service and good tasting Asian cusine - not overly spiced and no added MSG. A really good find in this restaurant district. Happy to recommend.

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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I recently ventured into the St. Michel area for some food with family members visiting me from Ireland. We happened upon this seemingly authentic chinese and thai restaurant. The staff were eager for the custom and go so far as to say badgered us to eat there. Eventually we complied and all seemed well from the variety on the well... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We visited this little restaurant after wandering round unsure what to eat. My husband is vegetarian so we always need to make sure we can cater to his needs. We were a little unsure when ordering what he would actually get but it turned out to be an excellent meal. We had vegetable spring rolls and egg foo yung to... More

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Tours, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

The welcome is very warm and service very good. We had a Lac duck and a beef in ginger dish following some delicious crispy spring rolls. Wow,the flavours were superb and the freshness wonderful. We live in France and this is the best place by far. Wine and food is a sensible price. Very good value.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

Aubergine was drench with oil. crispy noodle was like eating crackers too little gravy. Being an Asian I would have say it's a bit lacking Thai fried rice was so so but staff are friendly and very easy going

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15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We searched on Tripadvisor for a nice, non-expensive Chinese restaurant in the area that we were walking around and stumbled upon le lac de l'ouest. At first we were unsure if they had any tables, but there is a small room not visible from the front door that can seat another ~10 people. We were quickly seated and given menus.... More

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Warks
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

On our last night in Paris, we were off to the boat trip along the seine, but had wanted to eat in the St Michel area again as we had the day before. We liked the bustling streets, although the restaurant sales technique is a little testy. We had struggled with finding somewhere that sold proper vegetarian food however when... More

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Aix en Provence, France
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120 reviews 120 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Good choice of meals...Chinese, Thai and Vietnamese. Staff are really friendly. Would recommend for families.

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Brisbane
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219 reviews 219 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

This restaurant is in the labyrinth of eateries in the Latin Quarter. The service is pretty bad but dont be put off as the food is so good. We have been here 3 times over our last 2 trips to Paris.

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Milledgeville, Georgia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

We ate several meals at this restaurant during our stay in Paris. As a lover of almost all foods Asian this place is heaven. They offer a nice selection of Chinese, Thai, & Vietnamese cuisine. The staff is very attentive and helpful with helping you decide or understanding the menus. We were often brought small "try this" offerings that were... More

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