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#15,288 of 15,481 Restaurants in Paris


Late Night, Drinks
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol

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0.5 miles from Jardin des Plantes
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Nuba is the most famous rooftop discobar in Paris. A stunning view over la Villa Lumiere, good for a drink but not for eating.

Date of visit: June 2018
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

Empty rooftop bar with a really bad atmosphere..not sure if it was because of the average music or because you have to pay €5 entry! Won't be going here again in a hurry.

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

the line to get in was long, but not longer than it would have been anywhere else, the drinks were reasonable given the location, 18+ unlike the club upstairs which was 21+, i made the mistake of getting into that line at first but realized...my mistake. the view is amazingMore

Date of visit: July 2016
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Bouncer along with some fake event planner on her IPhone said we "looked too young". We all said we would present proper ID since we were all over the age of 21 but they would not budge, the bouncer held open the rope to let...us out the entire time . We were 8 attractive women waiting in line for 20 minutes and because the girl at the door was jealous she would not let us in. They claimed it was "only over 30". What club wants only 30+ year olds? Maybe it was senior citizen night. I am in the promoting business and this is not how that works. It was extremely agist and I will never be returning. Do not EVER attend this bar. They will discriminate against you. I would rate 0 stars if I could because I have never been so offended. I would expect an apology but I know I will not be getting one from such disrespectful people who work at this establishment.More

Date of visit: September 2016
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We were a group of 8 and queued for about 10 minutes. When we reached the entrance, the bouncers acted weirdly, asking questions like "Where are you going?". When we replied Nuba, they pushed us out of the queue. What? It wasn't the right answer?...When we asked what was going on, they evasively answered that we were too young (we were all 23-26). We proposed to show our IDs, to which he replied that it's not necessary and didnt let us through. I believe you cannot legally do this. Or at least have a proper policy of entrance. Totally not recommend this place!More

Date of visit: August 2016
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Had a great night out when i went to Nuba - I went with a group of friends and we had a fantastic time. There is a huge seating area outside to chat and meet people, great music playing and good bars that serve the...busy crown quickly. It's a lovely location over looking the river - worth the queue to get in!More

Date of visit: July 2016
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Went there twice, really like the view, the music. Great rooftop and the restaurant is really good, they even had an argentinian wine. I recommend this place if you're visiting during summertime.

Date of visit: July 2016
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Came to this nightclub with hope of a free entry and excellent music, could not have been more wrong. Was asked to leave the queue with 2 males for no reason and refused to answer any questions we had. A group of 8 behind us...(5 female, 3 male) were also asked to leave and weren't given a reason. Could not comment on the inside as I only passed 1 of the many levels of security and couldn't even get into the second floor. Freddy Adu this one, full of promise but a huge let down at the vital time. Would rather have spent my time shaving a dolphin or repairing a disposable camera, both of which were a more valuable use of my time than queueing for this joke of a business.More

Date of visit: June 2016
Reviewed April 17, 2016

I celebrated my 25th birthday here, it is really difficult to contact this place so I had no idea what to expect. Cover was free which was awesome, as well as coat check (with a tip). The setting is nice, with a nice rooftop patio...overlooking the Seine, music inside and outside, but the DJ was terrible! My friends even asked him if he could do something special for my birthday and he flat out refused. Drinks are outrageously priced as well! Won't be coming back, mediocre night with music that gave us a headache!More

Date of visit: April 2016
Reviewed October 1, 2015

staff were pleasant enough although service was a little slow. the place was clean and tidy and is a nice atmosphere for lunch or late night drinks with the view, its quite hard to find and quite quirky but worth it and it is signposted...a little as you get within the vicinity. the portion sizes are huge! quite tasty but not the best but wasn't too expensive either. would suit all crowdsMore

Date of visit: August 2015
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