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Chez Julien

) #7,654 of 14,589 Restaurants in Paris $$ - $$$ French
16 rue Mabillon | 6th arrondissement, Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 56 08
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“prunes” (3 reviews)
“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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16 rue Mabillon | 6th arrondissement, Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We initially went to the main restaurant in this group and they were full. A member of the staff recommended we visit their sister restaurant and gave us very good directions. The service was pleasant and the food was quite good. I would recommend a...More

Thank monkandthelaw
Reviewed July 2, 2017

This restaurant is around the corner from our favorite hotel in Paris so we eat here at least once every trip. Bistro classics always well executed with impeccable service. IF the duck confit or the lamb chops are on the menu then by all means...More

Thank AthensFrancophile
Reviewed March 15, 2017

I have passed it by many times without entering, and I shall again, but I shall look in curious to see who is seated at one of the dozen of tables under dark wood, red lights and signs and souvenirs of the fifties. When I...More

Thank Peter W W
Reviewed March 1, 2017

I went there for a quick bite to eat at lunchtime. Situated just across the Marks and Spencer food shop, this is a typical small French bistro with no frills attached. For 18 euros you can choose a main and dessert or starter and main....More

Thank Beatrice P
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Just had the seabass w ratatouille which was excellent! My 14 yo daughter had the Crab bisque and lamb chops and my husband the 7 hour lamb w prunes. OMG,my daughter thinks I'm crazy cause I could not stop saying I was in food heaven....More

Thank shirleyok
Reviewed November 20, 2016

A local friend took us to this restaurant. It was a disappointment to all of us. The food was mediocre at best. Several of us had fish for a main course, which was bland and nondescript. I had a lentil and sausage starter that looked...More

Thank Barry17149021
Reviewed October 7, 2016

We went as a group of 5 - following personal recommendations. We had 4 different entrées and 5 different main courses, a cheese plate and one dessert, and all were fine. The red wine suggested by the hostess was excellent. Prices were moderate for the...More

Thank Fringe_Gatherer
Reviewed September 27, 2016

We got this recommendation from Matt Barrett on Parisinfo.com - it was a great suggestion for a very nice meal in a local feeling restaurant, quiet and just off a street humming with tourist filled places. Food and service were excellent - we felt we...More

Thank BryceWhitcher
Reviewed September 14, 2016

This restaurant had been recommended to me by numerous friends in Paris and I have seen it reviewed positively online in a bunch of places. My thoughts: On a lovely warm evening the terasse was great. Super cute spot. The food was fine. That's it....More

Thank dew192
Reviewed April 18, 2016

Friends and I came here for dinner while in Paris for a weekend. We read great reviews of Bistro Henri, which was full but they referred us here. The staff were lovely, and the food tasted great, prices decent for the area. Then, two of...More

Thank nelietis
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
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 rue Mabillon | 6th arrondissement, Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighborhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 56 08
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