We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Au Pied de Fouet

3 rue Saint Benoit, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 42 96 59 10
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“duck confit” (18 reviews)
“mash” (8 reviews)
“onion soup” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
3 rue Saint Benoit, 75006 Paris, France
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (551)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome hole in the wall! You can get a full course dinner for the price of one entree in the neighboring restaurants. Their mash potatoes are delicious, their meats of quality and the atmosphere is super cozy. A must try if you’re near Odeon/St Germain...More

Thank Jmgb91
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is really nice, cozy (with upstairs seating overlooking ground floor) and outside seating as well. Prices are very reasonable. The service was very efficient and very friendly. The food was good; we had pate, Italian salad, beef tartar & beef. Portions are generous...More

Thank AllanKPB
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

We va me to this plqce after the recommendation of a friend and we were delighted to confirm that this is the lind of place we were looking for. The place is small but cozy and the service was really good. The menú was short...More

Thank Juan F
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Was in Paris for a work trip and after strolling around the streets for almost an hour I came across Au Pied de Fouet. The atmosphere seemed very warm so I went in and requested a table for 1. The waiters were so surprised I...More

1  Thank Emi W
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We were attracted to this restaurant based on a suggestion from a friend who grew up in Paris. She said it served delicious French comfort food. She was right, and we were not disappointed. We enjoyed the fact that it was located off the beaten...More

1  Thank Robin B
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Causal, tiny downstairs and upstairs old traditional French countryside food with small menu to match size of restaurant. Food was tasty, without the usual sauces or fluff of a newer French restaurant. Enjoyed duck confit served without beans and not in the casserole that would...More

1  Thank dcplanner123
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

We decided to leave and go across the street as the staff was completely rude to us and we hadn’t even walked in the Resturant. The next day we went to the same resturant locates in 45 rue de babylone street and the staff there...More

2  Thank Jkess2013
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Hello everybody!!! I went in this restaurant for diner with some friends. It was very good ,very fresh and everything was homemade : no cans no frozen stuff!!! 2 courses without drinks would cost you nearly 15 euros in the St-Germain area it is UNBEATABLE!!!...More

Thank micheldng
Reviewed November 19, 2017

We have an interesting way sometimes of figuring out where to eat dinner while we are traveling. For example, while we were in Paris, we were using the Metro all of the time. While riding the trains, we would notice the stops that we had...More

Thank sandra n
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

A tiny hole in the wall..to find it from Blvd St Germain.go on the street in between Cafe Flore and Les Deux Magots..both famous cafes..it will be straight down on the right..great atmosphere..very reasonable prices for Paris..a fun young crowd..love the waiters..haven't eaten anything I...More

1  Thank Vdigo
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighborhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,814 hotels in Paris
Hotel Saint Germain des Pres
345 reviews
.03 miles away
Hotel d'Angleterre, Saint Germain des Pres
294 reviews
.03 miles away
Bel Ami Hotel
1,412 reviews
.03 miles away
Hotel La Villa Saint-Germain
782 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Le Restaurant
739 reviews
.10 miles away
Papa Jazz Club
276 reviews
.01 miles away
au 35 rue jacob
349 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Saint Germain des Pres Quarter
6,404 reviews
.11 miles away
Church of Saint-Germain-des-Pres
302 reviews
.09 miles away
Musee National Eugene Delacroix
254 reviews
.11 miles away
Rue Bonaparte
43 reviews
.05 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Peter H
July 23, 2016|
Response from Joakim E | Reviewed this property |
just go there. if you have to wait a few minuters , its worth it. Lunch is often served around 13.
Google Translation
Peter H
July 19, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from cooperman64 | Reviewed this property |
Just go there on the night They turn over the tables very quickly
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$27 - $36
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue Saint Benoit, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighborhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 96 59 10
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing