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La Poule au Pot

) #3,645 of 14,579 Restaurants in Paris $$ - $$$ French
121 rue de l Universite, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 47 05 16 36
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  • Average12%
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  • Terrible6%
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121 rue de l Universite, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed June 28, 2017

Based on the Parisian friends recommendation, we’ve been there for dinner with fiends. Based on the waiter’s recommendation, we started the evening with a bottle of champagne, together with an appetizer platter to share. Although they had a nice menu to chose from, again, majority...More

Thank Thomas_0608
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

After 10 days in Paris we found a really bad restaurant. Their special...chicken in a pot...is a leg boiled in water with scraps thrown in. Should be called chicken in a chamber pot. Steak was too tough to be eaten and service was worse. Our...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch a general French menu but with a great Nouvelle cuisine Touch fish with an unusual vegetable sauce stunning visual presentation of food but the best are desserts cooked by a Japanese pastry chef classic French deserts with an innovative touch I...More

Thank OzinParis
Reviewed May 4, 2017

Went here for dinner before a show at Crazy Horse. Really liked the atmosphere and place and people and prices. Great food and wine. Cosy little place.

Thank She1981
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

The bone for appetizer was a little too fatty. The curry chicken with truffle was delicious, strongly recommended. Stuffed chicken was ok.

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed March 29, 2017

There is nothing truly special about the Poule au Pot but I am quite fond of it. The decor needs a bit of freshening but the service is friendly and the food is respectable. Not a place to go to impress someone else, but definitely...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

La Poule au Pot is a corner restaurant located in a quiet backwater near Les Invalides. It has a typical bistro decor with zinc bar, red leather banquettes, tiles, panelling, iron peg, chandelier. It offers country cooking with a not too extensive menu. Our dishes...More

Thank Christophe M
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

One of the best meals of our stay in Paris. A must do if in the area. Braised leg of Lamb, Duck with Potatoes, and quite possibly the best Creme Brûlée I've ever had!

Thank AndrewRfromNJ
Reviewed May 19, 2016

We both had the Rump Steak as they had finished the Scallops. Can't complain. My steak (medium) was succulent and tender, the chips fat and crunchy accompanied with a cheese sauce. All very nice but I would have preferred the cheese sauce to be a...More

Thank Debrahis
Reviewed April 19, 2016

By the impressive Esplanade des Invalides and opposite Pont Alexandre III, this is a fairly small and cosy restaurant. Good selection of food, wine and beer at a reasonable price. All the staff are really friendly and helpful, taking pride in their restaurant and the...More

Thank inikamozi
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area
of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military
precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 rue de l Universite, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighborhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 05 16 36
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Traditionnal french bistrot, offering a tasty local food elaborated with carefully sourced products:- free range chicken, rabbits, pigeons and organic eggs from Etienne Godard's farm in Périgord,- duck breast from the South-West of France- organic beef from the Aubrac mountains- fresh sea scallops, sole, swordfish...- fresh crawfishes, just sauteed and flammed with whiskyA large choice of organic wines will help you to enjoy your meals in this lovely place, definitely out of time.
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