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Le Petit Bofinger

2 avenue de Paris, 94300 Vincennes, France
+33 (0)143282576
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Ranked #42 of 86 restaurants in Vincennes
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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- Jul 23, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • French first
  • German first
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English first
Vancouver Island, Canada
Top Contributor
343 reviews 343 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
271 helpful votes 271 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Le Petit Bofinger and its older brother across the road are a Paris institution. They will stay open as long as there are customers and that could be until two or three in the morning. The décor is traditionally French. Everything about the atmosphere, the culture, the ambiance is to be savoured. The problem with us tourists is that we... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

It was one afternoon Monday. 10 minutes waiting to be seated. 15 minutes to take our order and 1/2 hours between the entrance and the flat (though the menu). Veal liver asked not served pink but given the delay, we do not return to the kitchen. Disastrous service charge absent ... Scandalous account tnu addition of more than 80 €.... More

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Paris
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

This is just a trouble restaurant. The Caesar Salad tasted like it was McDonald's chicken salad. The fried cod fish was full of oil and not ready. I've sent back the dish and we only got 10% off the bill (after an argue with the manager). Don't go in there.

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Ojai, California
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67 reviews 67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Way overrated. My parents were with us for part of the trip and wanted to treat us to a special evening. She had asked for suggestions and this was one. It was okay...not bad...not a place I would go again. Service was terrible...our waiter took a lot of smoke breaks I think. I have a little jet-lag right now, but... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Get the chocolate souffle and your life will never be the same. Get a reservation because it gets busy. Enjoy - a great spot!

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Belfast
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

Really enjoyed my evening in the restaurant. Service was great. For the first time i tried snails for a starter which were lovely, and a duck speciality for my main which was excellent. Wine and dessert were also great. Atmosphere in the restaurant was nice and overall it was a lovely evening with great food.

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