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La Coupole

102, Boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris, France (Luxembourg)
01 43 20 14 20
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Ranked #3,323 of 12,018 restaurants in Paris
Price range: $50 - $85
Cuisines: French, Seafood, Brasserie, Gastropub
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Luxembourg
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London UK
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

I went for lunch again with my wife. As always, I loved the room (wonderful art deco) and the food was good (though not excellent). Our waiter was incredibly rude. When he came to take our order, he simply stared at us. At the end he threw the bill on the table. He was equally rude to a table of... More

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Bury St Edmunds
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

We ate here twice; first we were recommended to this by our hotel; no reservations were accepted at a peak time but they said they would find a table, and they did; five minutes wait only. The place was buzzing, the food delicious and wine was fairly priced. After the main course service tailed off, but at least we were... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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89 reviews 89 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 NEW

I have been eating in this restaurant (on and off) for 20 years; it is the first place I eat if I am in Paris. It has this great artistic history (Camus celebrated his nobel prize here and it was a favourite of Sartre). For me, it is the classic French Brasserie, big noisy room with waiters ripping around, a... More

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

Business dinner for two. Onion soup, lamp and steak and dessert. Waiter was amazing. Professional guy and funny. Food was ok. Nothing amazing. The restaurant is huge and atmosphere was great. People eating talking and of course the place with history.. Not promise to come again.

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Taunton, England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Every time I am in Paris, I have to go to la Coupole. Consistently good food, excellent service. Good Fruits de Mere and Soupe de Poisson!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We had our Sunday lunch in this restaurant. We didn't book, the place was full, but they found a table for us. I absolutely enjoyed an atmosphere in the restaurants. An interier, photos give you a feeling travelling in the past. Fantastic! We hade a Fisherman plate with seafood. It was tasty. Good service. We will visit next time.

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Vitoria, ES
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

It has been almost 50 years I'm a fan of "La Coupole"... So, for my 70th birthday I couldn't choose anywhere else, I guess... We had scargots and coquilles... Always perfect. And a beautiful birthday party by the staff... Log life to "La Coupole"!!!

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Toronto, Canada
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168 reviews 168 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Coupole stands the test of time. I brought my family this time to celebrate my son's birthday. We ordered the seafood platter for four to start, it was magnificent with excellent lobster and oysters not to mention the langoustine. We also ordered a bottle of Bollinger Champagne for my wife and I. I have to say, they have the best... More

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I booked La Coupole online after reading the reviews. My better half is a keen follower of Art Deco so it was a natural choice. First thing you notice is the size of the place. I can't believe they produce food of such quality for so many. Unlike some reviewers here we had an excellent waiter who was friendly and... More

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ATHENS
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Great atmosphere with huge dinning area. If you skip the sea food that is great in most of the places, some of the dishes were pre-cooked(snails) and the meats were at a grill that left them a bitter taste.Slow service but on Saturday evening. My impression is that this place is well known and runs in the automatic pilot. Wouldnt... More

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