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Address: Place Pigalle, 75009 Paris, France
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A great show

Lovely dancers and a great spectacle, although the place is crowded and they try to squeeze the tables in.

Reviewed June 4, 2013
adelijas
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Curitiba, PR
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed June 25, 2013

Not much left of the bohemian atmosphere this area had: besides the Moulin Rouge the area has a lot of sexshops and does not look that clean. But since it is the separation between nice Montmartre and the cool bo-bo area, just accept crossing it.

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1 Thank Pascal M
Adelaide, Australia
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437 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
Reviewed June 25, 2013

Pigalle had a reputation as the red light area of 19thC Paris, but is slowly being cleaned up, largely by rising rents. Now it's full of trendy boutiques, bars and cafes, as well as the famous Moulin Rouge. Still plenty of adult attractions at night on the Blvd de Clichy.

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5 Thank david1949
Paris, France
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed June 8, 2013

Too noisy and polluted. Rather go from Blanche up the rue Lepic to the Abbesses area which is nicer.

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1 Thank Ullyssesparis
Curitiba, PR
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202 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed June 4, 2013

Lovely dancers and a great spectacle, although the place is crowded and they try to squeeze the tables in.

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Thank adelijas
san mateo, ca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 3, 2013

I read the comments and still decided to go check it out on a Saturday night (around 2am). Bad idea. Keep in mind all of this happened within about 15-20 minutes and i had just smoked a joint so perhaps i looked more high/vulnerable but: 1) approached buy a local on the street for a cig, since i was smoking.... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 725 helpful votes
Reviewed May 27, 2013 via mobile

Definitely sleezy but not as bad as the early 1990's. Seems harmless enough during the daylight hours. Went there twice, walking the length of Boulevard de Clinchy and some of the side streets but was quite tame and a bit of a yawn, we intend going back for a Moulin Rouge show but will not spend any more time in... More 

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1 Thank Albywon
Kolkata
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed May 14, 2013

We were in paris for two days.we heard about pegalle so we went there .There we entered in strip bar.On the entry gate they talk like gentlemen saying its just 5 to10 euro entry charges .But as we entered the bar,there were 3 to 5 very ugly and dirty girls.We sat down there for 1 minute then after as we... More 

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11 Thank Sunil41
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed May 12, 2013

I was. Lured by a sweet girl at the entry of a strip bar cld la diya for jst ten euros incl of entry and a drink next to the famous molouni rouge show once inside i was asked for a lapdance which i said no the lady left Nd after 5 mins the lady on stage came over and... More 

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Paris, France
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41 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed April 26, 2013

Well it is famous because this is where Parisians used to meet prostitutes; and because of the Moulin Rouge. I think there is only the Moulin Rouge left, and a lot of traffic. Boring, really.

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1 Thank fredpouillot
Dublin, Ireland
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93 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed April 18, 2013

Just a word or warning, please be careful when you are using the underground in Pigalle. My husband found someone had their hand in his back pocket when we were walking down the stairs to get the Metro. Thankfully he had his wits about him and realised what was happening immediately, he made a lot of noise and shouted at... More 

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