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Charlot Roi des Coquillages

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Neighborhood:
Opera / Bourse
French, Seafood, Soups, Gastropub
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12 place de Clichy, 75009 Paris, France
+33 1 53 20 48 00
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12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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follyfootfarm
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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the usually very reliable recommendation of a French friend, this was apparently the place to go to eat oysters. Sadly we found it dated, empty and unfriendly. Oysters were fine, but everything else was barely OK and we found it expensive for what we had. Obviously still trading on a grand past, with unhelpful and dismissive staff. Try La... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

We had fresh oysters, a nice sole, and a wonderful soufflé Grand-Marnier. Service was great. Ambience most pleasant.

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Limerick, Ireland
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Saturday night in Paris and had nothing booked. Happened upon this restaurant and talked our way in before our turn and got one of only two window tables looking out onto a Paris night. Decor very quaint and atmospheric. Ordered a special for two at 86 eu and sat back in anticipation. Ordered a wine and no sooner had it... More 

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Patong
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

This was my first Oyster Restaurant. The setting is amazing you can breath the parisienne way here. Mussels and oysters the best of course! But it won't come cheap. Coming back again soon.

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Calgary, Canada
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

On a night when we didn't want to stray too far from our hotel and my parents wanted to eat really well, we chose this place. Our first impressions, were in awe of the 1930's elegance of the foyer and the upstairs dining area. We feasted on duck, sardines, seafood and lovely desserts. It was one heck of a dinner... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We first try this well known sea food restaurant in Paris as we walk pass during the day and saw a sign outside advertising for 20 Odd euros. We finally book a table for an evening thinking at this price why not. We arrive early to not block their table at 20 Dollars. We apologise for take the menu. The... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

we had a very nice meal with excellent traditional fish and seafood dishes in a traditional setting; service was very courteous and friendly; not too many people, but better than too crowded; their traditional soufle dessert is extremely light and sweet: recommended.

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Bursa, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016

This is not a very touristic location. If you are inParis you'll be lucky to find this heaven of seafood. You can find all kinds of musseowl, lobster, crabs. Fresh, professically served and a convenient price.

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2016

Prior to our visit to Paris we really wanted to go to Charlot Roi des Coquillage from a previous experience in the 1980`s We new we were going to order the Bouillabaisse for 2 and we were not disappointed. The soup dish was excellent then the fish which was very fresh really good meal . The service however was less... More 

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Clients S, Responsable relations clients at Charlot Roi des Coquillages, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a comment. We are so glad to read that you enjoyed our Bouillabaisse which is one of our famous specialties. Regarding the service we are so sorry if you felt it was not good enough. Let me assure you that our main goal is to satisfy our clients.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Seafood, Soups, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 place de Clichy, 75009 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighborhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 53 20 48 00
Description
Charlot's Art Deco palace is to be foun d right in the heart of a very lively quarter of Paris. And if Place Clichy reminds you of the seaside, it's entirely thanks to Charlot, reigning supreme for over thirty-five years as the capital's favourite seafood and shellfish restaurant! The authentic Marseille fish soup, bouillabaisse approved by the Marseillais ans with an a la carte twist, is enough to transport you to the seaside.

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Opera / Bourse
The neighborhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theaters, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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