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Le Bouillon Chartier

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7 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre | Metro Grands Boulevards, 75009 Paris, France
33147708629
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Bristol, England
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

An institution with a long history. Typical French dishes served at a rapid pace in a busy restaurant full of activity. Quality was decent and the prices are reasonable. You are expected to make space at your table for others if necessary, although we didn't need to. Popular with locals.

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Gympie
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69 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are visiting Paris this place is a must! Superb atmosphere, service and food. Recommend the Escargots and the Fromage blanc de campagne. Definitely make a booking as it is very popular.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Usually you have to queue to get in but we arrived when France were playing in the European cup and the waiters said they have never had such a quiet night! We were delighted! Food was excellent and very tasty, the waiter was very friendly and helpful. We tried snails and they were delicious. We both had fish, it was... More 

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Thank helen s
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a meal here the other night at the recommendation of a hotel staff member. We went relatively early, around 8:00pm & got in straight away, no queue. The place is extremely busy & quite cramped, although still comfortable. The food was served efficiently (fast service) for quick turn over, but was quite basic . You should ask for an... More 

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Los Angeles
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55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a truly classic bistro that dates back to the 1890s, whose original mission of providing great food at a reasonable price is still in vogue. The food and service are exquisite. The atmosphere is charming, relaxed, and social. Wine is especially good and cheap! For the price of a large glass or half carafe elsewhere, you get a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

First to visit this restaurant you need to be an early bird whether for lunch or dinner and if you are lucky you will have a table or share with a total stranger a table for your Meal The good is excellent and believe me very cheap but the place is stacked with people it s a 19 century place... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lineups can be long and servers can be blunt, but being rushed to ensure table turnover is the price you pay for amazing gourmet, traditional cuisine at Chartier - one of the oldest restaurants in Paris. Appetizers start at $2 euros and mains at around 8. Try something exotic like calf head, escargot or steak tar tar. There's also something... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I spent the first dinner here and it turned out to be a very good choice! I like this atmosphere. it is like we were in a1960s restaurant. Very transitional!

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having been here previously for dinner, I think lunch is better. It is still a formula which has been working for well over 100 years: good, honest food, served rapidly with professional service and very reasonable prices. A real institution in Paris! Again, sharing a table might put some off but, my experiences have been nothing but good and fun... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is a real hidden gem. Everything about is special, it's not fine dining, it's social dining. Food is really good value and the atmospere is really special. This place is a must visit place in Paris!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre | Metro Grands Boulevards, 75009 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighborhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: 33147708629

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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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