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Monument Cafe Versailles

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1 rue du Marechal Joffre, 78000 Versailles, France
01 39 66 07 12
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thu - Sat 7:00 pm - 10:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Good for:
Local cuisine

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    Very good
  • 20
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  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent Brunch spread and start of the day for a visit to Versailles

Because there was a coupon in our Parispass, my friends and I decided to take an early train to Versailles and have a Sunday brunch before we headed out to visit Versailles. Reservations definitely recommended! It fills up fast! But we were really early, so it was ok. Pancakes made from scratch... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Berlin, Germany
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  • Local cuisine
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Berlin, Germany
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Because there was a coupon in our Parispass, my friends and I decided to take an early train to Versailles and have a Sunday brunch before we headed out to visit Versailles. Reservations definitely recommended! It fills up fast! But we were really early, so it was ok. Pancakes made from scratch, excellent bacon, scrambled eggs, crispy baguettes and other... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

After being recommended this cafe as served gluten free menu, I was disappointed in the quality of food. The starters were very well presented and tasted good but the main courses were a let down. Tried them all as is a buffet style cafe and didn't enjoy any of it. Would not recommend. I passed a lot of other restaurants... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Good offer and really nice homemade sweetie... polite and english speaker staff very kind to explain the menu

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

After hours of queues at Versilles The Monument was a very refreshing recharge close to the palace. A really delicious, tasty buffet styled service that was just what we needed and wanted.

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Statford upon Avon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Had a great day at the Palace and in need o food. My Paris book book mentioned the Monument Cafe, only a short walk away and very easy to find. Excellent food and good service, will return again if in the area,

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Oakville, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This is a buffet experience that you will not find anywhere else. Food is purchased or grown locally. It is excellent and offers a variety of starters usually two entrees and a variety of sweets. Nice clean restaurant close to the Versailles Palace located in the beautiful small town of Versailles. Go and try it you won't be disappointed.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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273 reviews 273 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

We called into this cafe for lunch after touring through the Palais Versailles. It was a delight to dine at this cafe. The staff provide top-class service with their attention and explanation about the menu options. An excellent range of buffet options are available. The cafe has a bright decor and is matched by a vibrant atmosphere. The quality of... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We just had an amazing breakfast at Monument Cafe! My hubby and daughter and I can away completely happy and FULL! My hubby had the 2 egg breakfast that had delicious pan fries and fluffy biscuits. My daughter had creamy eggs Benedict that melt in your mouth. The split a HUGE blueberry pancake that was fluffy and yum with hot... More 

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Sydney
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

This place has a great concept with the varied buffet options to choose from. The food was delicious and the owner is very welcoming and friendly. A fun experience.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Recently I visited the town of Versailles with a good friend of mine. Since she lives in Meudon, she had heard of the Monument Cafe, and was anxious to visit. When we arrived, we were greeted warmly by Julien, the owner of the cafe. He explained the way the food was arranged, and that it is freshly prepared every day.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 rue du Marechal Joffre, 78000 Versailles, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Yvelines  >  Versailles
  • Phone Number: 01 39 66 07 12

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 39
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?