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Cafe Truc

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Bastille / Oberkampf
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8 rue Froment, 75011 Paris, France
+33 1 48 05 62 38
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Ireland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cosy atmosphere, a nice place for a drink or some food, the staff and the food are worth the visit. reasonable prices also.

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Thank IrelandRoger
Le Cannet, France
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96 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this cafe for breakfast as it was in front of our hotel, and our hotel breakfast was closed. It was a great experience, breakfast was great, with fresh baguette and croissant, fresh orange juice made in front of us, excellent coffee and people really nice. The guy had customers who broke their cup by accident, dropped their coffee... More 

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Thank Serge M
London, United Kingdom
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420 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ended up here for a late dinner as it was right by our hotel and it looked really inviting. And it was. The ambience is very welcoming and almost homely. Our meal was excellent but it was the staff that really impressed - making very welcome suggestions about items on the menu and in particular, the fairly extensive wine... More 

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Thank TWP64
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94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

The food or the way the staff interacts or the ambience, everything is good and deserves many visits. I went twice in 1 week to the cafe. Pickled herrings or asparagus of the season or try any fish...everything was yummy. They serve bread complimentary and without asking will do refill. The desserts are okay. I would give their menu 5... More 

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Thank Farhat M
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

We love this local bistro for the petite dejeneur. Wonderful crusty baguette, coffee, fresh squeezed orange juice. Casual and local. Looks wonderful for lunch and dinner, too.

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Thank Margaret B
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94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

My colleague took me to the cafe promising good food and the offer was more than my expectations. The food is really tasty and huge portion. I tried dish of the day...it was sour cabbage n fish n every bite was a treat. The desserts are equally inviting and serve great to taste buds. If you are a foodie...this is... More 

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Thank Farhat M
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed August 24, 2016

dined here on our first night in Paris in late July. We were a little worried as we didnt speak enough French but the waitress was excellent and we ended up with a great meal of steak and potatoes - very rustic but excellent flavours! The creme brulee here was the best we experienced in our two week visit in... More 

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Thank Chris H
Sydney, Australia
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179 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Had a dinner with family at this local cafe near our hotel. Staff brought us a English menu to select from. I asked a question regarding the blackboard and whether it was the specials board. This was lost in translation until a bystander came over to translate. Food was ordered and arrived in an acceptable time. My skirt steak was... More 

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Thank Bali1961
Paris, France
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523 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

The lady chef Claire likes to make all the food on site. No pre-cooked industrial stuff here. Relaxed homey atmosphere and tasty dishes.

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Thank GlobetrottingSwede
Bucharest, Romania
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78 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

I loved the interior. For me it looks like a mixture between industrial and modern. Simple, rough tables, plates of all sizes and decorations, kitchen towels instead of the traditional paper napkins. I loved this. We went at lunch time, the place was full so we had to wait a little bit for the order ( but it was ok).... More 

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Thank Elena P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue Froment, 75011 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bastille / Oberkampf
  • Neighborhood: Bastille / Oberkampf
  • Phone Number: +33 1 48 05 62 38

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Bastille / Oberkampf
Bastille and Oberkampf are lively parts of town made for entertainment. During the day rows of unassuming bars welcome customers for a bite or a drink, but it’s at night this area really comes to life. Students and young professionals fill the busy bars around Bastille and Oberkampf. At Place de la Bastille, crowds flock to the Opéra Bastille in the evening and groups wait for coveted tickets during the day. Towards Republique, skateboarders practice their tricks while others chill out at the square. If you’re looking for late-night revelry, this is your neighborhood.
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