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6 Place du Parlement, 33000, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 81 01 00
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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“quiche” (15 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6 Place du Parlement, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed April 18, 2013

What a wonderful place! My wife had a lovely quiche and I an enormous vegetarian salad. Both excellent, and excellent prices too. Wish I had known about the various assiettes which we later saw others eating and which other reviewers clearly liked very much. Altogether...More

1  Thank WTT1969
Reviewed April 16, 2013

Oh Karl... three visits in two days and four dishes and five drinks later, Cafe Karl has merited my 5 stars. Seriously, without even realizing it, I walked past it three times in the past two days. Each time, either the chocolatery pastries or cheese...More

Thank Mairead J
Reviewed April 14, 2013

My wife and I stumbled upon Karl the first day we were in Bordeaux and did not hesitate to go back again. The service was prompt and friendly and the food was Devine. I had the Quiche Lorraine both days and I have to say...More

Thank Tmac167
Reviewed February 22, 2013

Buzzing cafe that has two floors (they need them!) with a great choice of snacks and drinks.Try the apple muffin and the Rooibus tea

Thank MelBH91
Reviewed January 15, 2013

This is an excellent place for breakfast/brunch/lunch. And the best thing about it is that it is openned all day. We got here by chance in a moment when we were already annoyed by the fact that it was afternoon and all other restaurants were...More

1  Thank Nicoleta I
Reviewed November 4, 2012

it's a normal place where to eat something, reminds me of le pain quotidien for the wooden tables and the blackboards. food is normal, not the best place in the city.

Thank intero
Reviewed October 27, 2012

Nice place to pass some time. Its nothing special just typically French. This square is away from the hustle and bustle of the city center. Try the Quiche - it's served with fresh salad and is really tasty. The usual choices for continental breakfast like...More

1  Thank Jairaj H
Reviewed October 16, 2012

My second visit to Bordeaux and second time to Karl's for breakfast. Lots of choice and better value than hotel breakfasts. Although a little cramped inside there is a pleasant atmosphere and the location on a square means you can sit and watch the world...More

Thank Leah W
Reviewed September 3, 2012

If you are in Bordeaux and want a breakfast, this is the place to go. They offer different combinations of breakfasts and a lovely atmosphere. In general, this place would be perfect if there would be one more waiter to serve the clients. The owner...More

Thank Kris J
Reviewed August 2, 2012

The salad here is refreshing and delicious! The carrot cake muffins and the chocolate fondant are amazing, really really worth trying and dealing with the sometimes crowdedness of the place! Also great for tea drinkers- lots of selections!

1  Thank Domfas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Place du Parlement, 33000, Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 81 01 00
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