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#2,580 of 16,499 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$9 - $33
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found half a used toothpick in my lasagnas, gives you an idea of the hygiena in the kitchen...They offered me my main course but i prefer to pay for my lunch than eat dirty food

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank apipoulaie
Reviewed June 30, 2019

Had the Ravioli Tartufo -- possibly the best pasta I have ever tasted. And the sauce is to die for. Get the 50% discount coupon from the Fork website.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank mh972
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

Touring Paris and looking for an Italian restaurant, we found Primo. The restaurant is small, simple and typical. We had two grilled vegetable appetizers and four pasta dishes (linguine al salmone and gnocchi alla Sorrentina as day features, and penne alle zucchine), to end with...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank carboen69
Reviewed October 31, 2017

A simple, homely-feeling, good Italian restaurant. Simple as in paper-place-mat kinda simple. We tasted their ricotta & sage ravioli and some items from their specials menu - and everything was really good with great flavours! We were lucky to taste some of their handmade tagliatelle...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank JivingGerbil
Maurizio D, Propriétaire at Primo, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2017

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Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had heard about this place from a friend, so we gave it a try for lunch. We didn't realize the time was almost 3pm (most restaurants in Paris close from 3-7) the cook agreed to stay a bit longer so we...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Bellenelle2918
Reviewed September 23, 2016

after four days in town we felt a little italian for a change, and stumbled across Primo in the middle of rue de Rivoli. Right at the door we met the chef preparing fresh pasta on a counter, a lovely host and waiters, all italian....More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank itayvardi
Yasmina G, Responsable relations clients at Primo, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2016

Thank Itayvardi for this comment and hope to see you soon.

Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Eating here was an underwelming experience. The gnocchi that was the special of the day was prepared with thin slices of pears in it and was a lovely idea but the taste was bland and pasty. A little spice would have livened it up. The...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank American-in-Paris75
Yasmina G, Responsable relations clients at Primo, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2016

We are sad that you were disappointed and hope nevertheless to see you soon in order to help you discover other specialties that will delight you

Reviewed August 19, 2016

You can imagine you're in Italy... The staff is really italian, the food is home made (even bread), very good and fresh. Original and relaxingplace to eat.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Val G
Yasmina G, Responsable relations clients at Primo, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2016

Thank you very much for this comment and hope to see you very soon

Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Nice little italian restaurant just off a busy street. Cosy terrace and excellent service. A lot of italian restaurants pride themselves on their mozarella, but this one has every right to do so. Also perfect spot to have pre dinner drinks.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Rikdebuyserie
Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

Nice warn meal, I ate beef stew and my wife ate onions soup. It was delight. The restaurant service is great

Date of visit: February 2016
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