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Sola

#54 of 13,814 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Odeon / Saint-Michel
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12 rue de l Hotel Colbert, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 29 59 04
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7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Oslo, Norway
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What they do it's not easy and they take some risks with this fusion kitchen. In this restaurant it works really well, but would it have worked as well If they went 100% Japanese? Food fantastic with Delicate taste all the way, but Wine pairing inclusive sake works on most plates not all.

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Thank jak0b0
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Chef Yoshitake Hiroki has made this stop[ across from Notre Dame Cathedral an absolute must when in Paris. Using french ingredients and giving such unusual twists makes this a different experience each time. Whether in the street floor normal dining room or the ground floor vaulted and Japanese style the experience is calm and superb.

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Thank Delucacheesemonger
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there several times over the last few years and we have never been disappointed. Service is friendly and food exquisite. We always enjoy to have lunch when we visit Paris.

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Thank Jean-Claude D
Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to try this restaurant at the behest of my in-laws. They know food, and I was intrigued because it was a Japanese-French fusion. The only think available for lunch was the Degustación menu, which is where the chef makes the food and you eat it, or not... as you chose. Obviously, if you aren't brave enough to have a... More 

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Thank MorellaALB
Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's not easy to describe this little gem and do it justice. The staff is so professional and polite and the food is just beyond amazing... just sit down and let them serve you dish after dish of beautiful creations.

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Thank Angelika O
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In fairness, the food was exceptional. The chef is talented and creative, preparing complete dinners each night. Guests are not given a choice, although they will make an effort to accommodate food allergies. The reason for the low rating is that our (very expensive) evening was marred by the 65 Euro per person wine pairing. For a total of about... More 

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New York City, New York
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

This was a wonderful dinner, comfortable and delicious in every way. The courses were artfully presented, both in terms of the food preparation itself as well as the inventive tabletop items which visually complemented the food. The flavors merged seamlessly, the sea bream (dorado) with the most gentle but frothy sauce was a highlight for me, as were the other... More 

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Thank mbtn3
Yaroslavl, Russia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurant in Paris, I always go there. I love the unique food and place.

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Thank Irina V
Toronto
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Staff was friendly and considerate with great services. Foods are amazing. My bf told them it was my birthday, they organized a surprise for us at the end, love it. It's pricey but so worth it. Must go

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Toronto, Canada
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

We really enjoyed this Japanese French fusion experience. Service was friendly and efficient. The subtle flavours of the sea bass and the crap appetizers were lovely and memorable. A great night out.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$104
Cuisine
Fusion, French, Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 rue de l Hotel Colbert, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighborhood: Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 29 59 04

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Neighborhood Profile
Odeon / Saint-Michel
As the bustling center of entertainment for the residents of the Rive Gauche, the activity at Odéon never stops. Boulevards are lined with traditional cafes, restaurants, and boutique cinemas. The streets surrounding the fountain at Saint-Michel provide eateries from around the world. Lively bars are just next door and the prototypical terraced French brasserie is on every corner. The setting for this area is second to none; the Haussmann-style boulevards are contrasted by monumental architecture and overshadowed by the iconic Notre Dame, all within a moment’s walk from the Seine. This neighborhood's world-famous bookshops, cafés, and streets will not fail to impress you.
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